Gretchen Hall

With over 20 years of experience in the travel industry, Gretchen Hall has a proven track record of strong leadership, sustainable growth, innovative strategy and delivering results. She is a respected leader and holds positions on various travel industry association boards and committees. Prior to joining Destinations International, Hall worked at the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (LRCVB) and in the sports industry; developing and managing youth basketball tournaments across the US.

During her tenure at LRCVB, Hall served in leadership roles with several signature developments including the Grand Opening of the Clinton Presidential Center, the 50th Anniversary of the integration of Little Rock Central High School which included the opening of a new National Parks Museum, and the $70 million renovation and expansion of Robinson Performance Hall and Conference Center.

Hall is the Chief Operating Officer of Destinations International (DI), the world’s largest and most reliable resource for destination organizations. DI educates, equips, and empowers our members to grow the success of their destinations and to excel professionally. As DI’s Chief Operating Officer, Hall is responsible for the strategic development, implementation, communication and retention of global membership and partner initiatives.