Sylvia Harrison, CMP, has more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, including 20 years at the San Diego Convention Center. She is responsible for booking and working with clients on their short-term conventions, trade shows, and meetings at the waterfront facility. Sylvia is a past president of the San Diego Chapter of Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) and a past president of the Southwest and Pacific Chapter of PCMA, the world’s largest network of business events strategists. A graduate of San Diego State University, Sylvia has been named Salesperson of the Year by San Diego Hotel-Motel Association and HSMAI, and was a recipient of the YWCA Tribute to Women in Industry Award.
After raising two children, Sylvia and her husband Mike are empty nesters in downtown San Diego, where they enjoy the waterfront, restaurants, and a vibrant urban lifestyle in Little Italy.