Dana (Collins) Kramer has been hired as SportsPittsburgh’s senior development manager and will be responsible for promoting Pittsburgh to sports-event organizers and meeting planners. In the new role she will serve as the first point of contact for event owners as they consider Pittsburgh as a host city.

Kramer joins SportsPittsburgh with more than 13 years of hospitality, events and sales experience. She most recently served as a sales manager for the Omni William Penn Hotel overseeing the corporate and collegiate sports markets, including multiple NCAA events in 2018.

“Dana’s work experience and skills are well aligned to enhance our sports marketing efforts and help us promote Pittsburgh and Allegheny County as a legendary sports city,” said Jennifer Hawkins, the executive director of SportsPittsburgh. “We look forward to utilizing her knowledge and expertise to continue to develop best practices in the sports arena.”