By Daniel Ritz
Jonny Westom, 36, confirmed via phone this week that he will begin his role as the executive director of “Visit Dana Point” upon returning to work after New Year’s Day.
Westom will be relocating from Sonoma County, where he has served as the executive director for Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau since 2015. In April of last year, he was named in The North Bay Business Journal’s 2017 “Forty Under 40” list.
“Visit Dana Point” consists of: The Ritz-Carlton of Laguna Niguel, Monarch Beach Resort, Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa and the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Doheny Beach. Westom verified that he has prior work experience with each of these resort branches.
Westom said he was excited to return to Southern California, and sees “great opportunities to enhance ‘Visit Dana Point’ as a brand to travelers.” Read more at www.visitdanapoint.com.