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BRISTOL CHAMBER WELCOMES CHRISTOPHER PERRIN
The Bristol Chamber of Commerce welcomes Christopher Perrin as Discover Bristol’s
Marketing Director. Discover Bristol is the tourism marketing arm for both Bristol, Va. and
Bristol, Tenn. and is a division of the Bristol Chamber of Commerce.
Beth Rhinehart, President & CEO of the Chamber shared great enthusiasm for this hire.
“Tourism is a significant economic driver in Bristol and across the region, so this was an
important decision and one that will carry great significance for our entire community.
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Christopher is a loyal and passionate Bristolian who
understands the incredible assets Bristol has to
market. On behalf of the entire community, we arre thrilled to have Christopher
lead the tourism marketing effort to strategically market Bristol to visitors and to
have him join our team of professionals.”
Christopher has a strong background in marketing having spent the last
fifteen years of his career at Bristol Motor Speedway. His experience and
expertise include brand management, project management, promotion
development and social media management, media and public relations
as well as strategic thinking. Christopher earned his MBA with a focus in
Marketing from King University and has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications
from Lees-McRae College in North Carolina. Christopher has been recognized
for his contributions during his career including earning the 2012 Bristol Motor
Speedway Employee of the Year.
“As a lifelong loyal Bristolian, I’m thrilled to be leading the Discover Bristol team.
My family loves Bristol and both my wife and I have volunteered over the years
for numerous organizations that promote Bristol. I look forward to working with
all of our partners to showcase our incredible assets,” said Perrin.

Welcome New Members
J & K WORLD TRAVEL
Kimberly Ballard &
John Maddox
Bristol, VA 24201

JMaddox.DreamVacations.com

423.366.6996

K3 NINJAS INC
Jana King
64 Commonwealth Avenue
Bristol, VA 24201
423.967.6321

QUALITY INN & SUITES
--NEWLY RENOVATED--

Dhaval Patel
131 Bristol East Road
Bristol, VA 24202

ChoiceHotels.com/VA553
276.669.8164

Interested in joining the Bristol Chamber?
Contact Amy Shuttle at 423.989.4862 or ashuttle@bristolchamber.org

20 Volunteer Parkway
Bristol, TN 37620
423.989.4850
www.bristolchamber.com

OFFICE, BRISTOL, VA 24201

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