The Natrona County Travel and Tourism Council (NCTTC) is pleased to announce Shawn Buckley has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer for the Casper Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, effective June 1st. The NCTTC will introduce Shawn at a press conference on Monday, June 1st at 10:00am at a location to be determined. There will be a reception welcoming Shawn immediately following the press conference.

Christine Hill, Chairperson for the NCTTC said,

"We are very excited about Shawn joining our team. Shawn's past accomplishments are a credit to his work ethic and commitment ,we are facing an exciting time with the conference center and downtown plaza on the horizon. The Casper area and the Wyoming state tourism boards have done a great job on a local and state level in keeping tourism a top priority. The Natrona County Travel and Tourism Joint Powers Board and the staff at the CACVB are looking forward to another great year and are very eager to work with Shawn for continued success."

Shawn Buckley is a native of Casper and has many ties to this community and the state. Before his return to Casper, Buckley most recently served as the Executive Director of the Sheridan Travel & Tourism Bureau. He has worked in marketing and sales for almost a decade and brings with him a strong marketing and management background. Shawn and his family look forward to their future in the Casper area.

The Casper Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is the marketing arm of the Natrona County Travel and Tourism Council, a joint powers board, whose mission is to enhance the economic base of Natrona County through tourism. Its primary objective is to encourage more and longer visitor stays through marketing programs aimed at the convention/meeting, individual, motor coach and special events markets. Additional information is available by visiting www.VisitCasper.com.