Sharon Jin is Director of Accounts for PTG Consulting, bringing more than a decade of experience in the travel and tourism industry with an emphasis on strategic planning, travel trade outreach, event management, and marketing communications to the role. As a destination marketing specialist, Sharon has grown awareness within the China market for PTG Consulting’s destination clients including Qatar, El Salvador, Reno Tahoe, and Uganda, while helping stimulate visitation and increase visitor spend. In addition to managing outbound tourism programs, Sharon is skilled in cross-cultural communications and works hand-in-hand with PTG Consulting’s U.S.-based team members to ensure the successful execution of inbound trade strategies.
Based in Beijing, Sharon previously spent six years working at properties across the Renaissance, Crowne Plaza, and Howard Johnson brands prior to joining PTG Consulting in 2015. She holds a master’s degree in International Communication from The Hague University in The Netherlands. Among her favorite travel experiences are scuba diving in Semporna, kayaking in Lake Tahoe, soaking in the hot springs of Japan’s Arima Onsen, and watching ballet in Milan’s La Scala opera house.