Kathryn Davis has spent more than 22 years working in Destination Management and Marketing, previously working in hotels and sport.  As Visit West’s Director of Tourism, Kathryn oversees and manages the Destination Management Organisation (DMO) within the company, representing the destinations and regional visitor economy at national, local and international forums.  She is a Board Member of UKInbound and Gloucestershire County Cricket Club, and a member of the Tourism Industry Council.

Kathryn’s strategic role includes the reduction in seasonality and extension of visitor stays.  Her works includes a strong focus on sustainability and inclusivity, as well as identifying opportunities and trends across the visitor economy, particularly in the roles of culture, film and culinary travel.