Doug Scholz

Doug has more than 30 years of experience in marketing and member development for non-profit association, entertainment and travel-related industries. He joined CGA in 2010 and is responsible for leading the Association’s membership, communications and events departments. Doug oversees CGA’s member engagement, revenue development, educational programs and the creation and execution of the marketing strategies to enhance CGA’s overall image.

Prior to joining CGA, Doug was Director of Partner Marketing for the Sacramento Convention & Visitors Bureau in Sacramento, CA. In that capacity, Doug developed and maintained integrated marketing partnerships with key stakeholders and corporate partners to extend the image, reach and impact of consumer marketing programs and community events.

His previous employment includes Director of Sales and Premium Seating for the NBA’s Sacramento Kings, Sales and Strategic Partnership Manager for Viacom International, Paramount Parks Division and Conference Marketing and Sales Manager for Viacom International.

Doug joined CGA as Senior Director, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships. In 2012, Doug was named Vice President, Marketing & Business Development. In 2014, he was promoted to Senior Vice President, Marketing & Business Development, adding responsibilities for CGA’s internal and external communication efforts.

Doug was graduated from Santa Clara University with a B.S. in Commerce with a marketing emphasis.