by Michael C. Lowe | December 18, 2013
Teri Orton has been named general manager of the Hawai'i Convention Center in Waikiki by AEG, which will assume management of the facility on Jan. 1. Orton formerly served as the vice president of condominium resort marketing for Outrigger Enterprises Group, which consists of 16 properties across the Hawaiian Islands. In her new role, she will oversee sales and marketing, operations, finance, food and beverage, and customer service responsibilities for the 1.1 million-square-foot convention center. Orton also will collaborate with the Hawai'i Tourism Authority, Hawai'i Visitors and Convention Bureau, and the Meet Hawai'i team on strategic positioning and marketing plans.