WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Visit Winston-Salem has announced that Justin Parrillo is the new sports sales manager responsible for booking recreational and amateur sports competitions and events.
Most recently, Parrillo was the athletics sales manager at High Point University in High Point, N.C., where he developed a new ticket campaign and worked alongside marketing.
Parrillo also spent time at the Providence Warwick Convention and Visitors Bureau (Rhode Island) within the Sports Commission department, where he provided client service for large-scale sporting events.
A graduate of Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, N.C., where he was a scholarship athlete on their USAC collegiate Division I cycling team, Parrillo has also spent volunteer hours with Tourism Cares Providence Ride for Reading, Collegiate Mountain Bike Nationals and National Governors Association.
Visit Winston-Salem is the official sales and marketing agency for the Winston-Salem and Forsyth County tourism industry. visitwinstonsalem.com