El Paso Convention and Visitors Bureau General Manager to retire
SMG, manager of the El Paso Convention and Visitors Bureau and the El Paso Convention and Performing Arts Centers, announces the retirement of General Manager, Bill Blaziek, following his 11-plus years of service to the organization and the capstone of a 43 year hospitality and destination marketing career.
SMG concurrently announces the appointment of Bryan Crowe, current Assistant General Manager to the role of General Manager. Crowe joined SMG as Director of Operations in 2004 and was named Assistant General Manager in 2006.
Blaziek, who joined SMG in 2002 and worked for industry leaders such as Trump Hotels, Resorts International, Del Webb Hotels International and the Atlantic City Convention Authority said, “My time in El Paso has been the most enjoyable part of my career. I am very proud of the growth and achievements of this community.”
Blaziek will assist Crowe in transitioning the organization through November 15. He plans to remain in El Paso for the immediate future.