Rogers Named executive director of Frontier Country - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

Rogers Named executive director of Frontier Country

Posted by Emily Reagan, public relations director on 09/10/2008

OKLAHOMA CITY – Frontier Country Marketing Association recently named Sherri Rogers as the new executive director of the multi-county promotion organization.

Effective Oct. 1, Rogers will direct Frontier Country's cooperative marketing opportunities and publications and work in coordination with the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department to promote the 12 central counties of Oklahoma to in- and out-of-state travelers.

"Sherri is an avid supporter of tourism in and around our state and brings with her years of marketing and management experience," said Gordona Rowell, president of the Frontier Country Board of Directors.

Since 2004, Rogers served as the executive director for the Norman Convention & Visitors Bureau, where she was responsible for recruiting the AAU 13-under Girls National Basketball Tournament, which brought in $3.5 million dollars to the Norman area economy. Her previous experience includes sales at the NCVB, athletic events director and assistant men's golf coach at the University of Oklahoma.

Frontier Country Marketing Association, a 501-c6 organization, promotes the economic growth of the tourism industry in the 12 central counties of Oklahoma. For more information, visit www.oktourism.com or call 800-FUN-OKLA.