Sonoma County Tourism (SCT) is the official destination marketing organization dedicated to promoting Sonoma County as an overnight destination. The hospitality and tourism industry in Sonoma County comprises one out of every ten jobs.
Ranked #1 in Best Small Towns to Visit in the USA and #2 in Best Wine Vacations by US News & World Report, Sonoma County boasts more than 425 wineries, miles of rugged Pacific coastline, towering redwood forests, and its close proximity to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, Sonoma County is a traveler’s dream vacation spot in California. Sonoma County represents the best of Northern California — premium wine, farm-to-table dining, unique resorts and spas, and over 50 state and regional parks. Breathtaking Highway 1 delights visitors with crashing waves, sea lions and otters sunning on the beaches, and fantastic sunsets that color the sky in brilliant hues. Tasting rooms in the world-class Sonoma wine region range from simple and rustic to elaborate wine castles
SCT is a private, non-profit 501(c)6 organization, staffed by dynamic professionals in the fields of sales, marketing, communications, and administration. The organization is governed by a volunteer board of directors comprised of industry leaders in the tourism sector with input from various committees, stakeholders, and the general public.
We are currently seeking a President/CEO to lead us in our exciting mission to promote and elevate Sonoma County. This is an enviable opportunity to lead the DMO for California’s premier destination. You will be surrounded by industry leaders in a dynamic work environment. Position includes competitive compensation and benefits package, and you will call Sonoma County home!
President/CEO Achieve the mission of the SCT through implementation of the strategic objectives determined by its Board of Directors (the Board). Lead the SCT toward advancing its mission by creating new possibilities for project initiatives, fostering innovation, leveraging resources, and establishing partnerships. Manage all operations and activities, including providing direction to staff and ensuring proper fiscal and operational management.
IN ORDER TO MEET THE TIMELINE FOR 1ST ROUND INTERVIEWS, FIRST CONSIDERATION WILL BE GIVEN TO ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WHO APPLY BEFORE FRIDAY, JULY 28, 2017
Official destination marketing organization for California's Sonoma County. Located 30 miles from San Francisco, the SCT promotes Sonoma County as "America's premier wine, spa and coastal destination." Services include information for vacation and holiday travelers, corporate meeting and incentive travel assistance and service, wedding planning assistance as well as tour and travel service. Touris...m is one of Sonoma County's largest industries, supporting nearly 17,000 jobs and generating more than $1.47 billion in destination spending annually. The SCT staff is a professional staff committed to serving the tourism-related business in Sonoma County.