Julie Mino has been appointed president and CEO of the Oxnard (California) Convention & Visitors Bureau. Mino previously served as operations manager for the Ojai Foundation, a 40-acre land sanctuary and educational center.

“We are thrilled to have Julie lead our team in promoting Oxnard as a prime travel destination,” said Joe Cabral, board chair of the Oxnard CVB. “With her diverse background in tourism, special events and sales, we look forward to drawing on her expertise in continuing to build our presence in the marketplace.”

Prior to her work with the Ojai Foundation, MIno served as conference services manager for the Bacara Resort & Spa (now The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara). Her experience also includes working with the Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens, the Muscular Dystrophy Association and The Fess Parker, A DoubleTree by Hilton Resort.