Advisory Panel Member
Manager, Sales & Event Management
Areas of Expertise
Understanding Customer Experience
Rodney Gutierrez, CMP Director of Sales
Rodney Gutierrez began his career with the Orange County Convention Center in 2011 as a Senior Sales Manager handling the Northeast and West Coast Markets. In 2012, Rodney was promoted to oversee the OCCC sales team to offer and advise new and existing convention clients on all aspects of Orlando’s convention offerings.
Rodney has more than 25 years of hospitality and sales experience. Before coming to the OCCC, he was a meetings and events manager for BCD Travel handling the Darden Restaurant account in Orlando, FL.
Prior to BCD Travel, Rodney has worked for Convergys, Tupperware and Kautter Management Groups as a meeting professional, and the Orlando Convention & Visitors Bureau (Visit Orlando) as a senior account executive.
Rodney is a graduate from the University of Central Florida and holds a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) designation. He in active member of PCMA, IAEE, IAVM and MPI.