VisitPITTSBURGH’s Craig Davis Recognized as one of 2016 Most Admired CEOs

PITTSBURGH -- VisitPITTSBURGH President and CEO, Craig Davis, was honored by the Pittsburgh Business Times as an admired CEO in the community. The award paid tribute to top executives in the Pittsburgh region based on their excellent leadership.

With an extensive background in the hospitality industry, Mr. Davis joined VisitPITTSBURGH in 2000 as executive director of convention sales. He was promoted to vice president of sales and marketing and eventually president and CEO in 2012.

"Pittsburgh is such a wonderful place to visit, live and work and no one knows that better than Craig Davis," said Jason Fulvi, executive vice president of VisitPITTSBURGH. "His dedication and passion for the Pittsburgh region resonates through all of VisitPITTSBURGH's efforts. This award is well deserved as Craig manages to create a positive reputation for Pittsburgh, give back to the community and treat employees with the utmost respect and gratitude."

Mr. Davis was one of 20 recipients recognized for this award. A gala dinner and awards ceremony for the honorees took place at the Westin Convention Center Hotel.

VisitPITTSBURGH is the official tourism marketing and promotion agency of the Pittsburgh region. It is dedicated to generating convention, trade show and leisure travel business for the Pittsburgh region.