Who We Are
Sitework Associates, Inc. is a professional organization consisting of former Hotel Sales Representatives, Conference Planners, Convention Coordinators, and Special Event Planning Experts that represent Corporations and Associations, with offices in Florida, Denver, and South Carolina. Sitework Associates, Inc. is responsible for the placement and servicing of over 300 meetings per year ranging in size from 15 to 7000 people, for a wide range of clients.
Sitework Associates, Inc. was incorporated in New Jersey in January 1985, with Miles Watkins as President. Miles was Director of Marketing & Sales at Headquarters Plaza Hotel in Morristown, NJ. His prior hotel experience were with the opening team of Scanticon-Princeton Executive Conference Center and Hotel, Director of Association Sales at Americana Great Gorge Resort in McAfee, New Jersey, and with the Dunfey Hotel Corporation.
Bud Briggs, Vice President, Sitework Associates, Inc. - South, was Director of Sales & Marketing for Benchmark's Cottage Resort & Conference Center on Hilton Head Island. Other career positions include being part of the opening team of Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham, Alabama, Director of Corporate Sales at the Americana Great Gorge Resort, Director of Sales & Marketing at the Radisson Hotel in Atlanta, and various operations positions with the Fountainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, FL and Servico Resorts, SE Region.
Blair Watkins, Manager of Special Events, graduated from Ithaca College in 2004 with a B.S. in Sport Management. He has been working with Sitework Associates, Inc. since 2004. He has been the Expo Manager for the Tactical Expo & Conference, since it's conception in 2007, and has extensively worked on both the A.C. Fundraising Expo and the Police-Security Expo in that time, as well. He is the on-site Registration Manager for both, the A.C. Fundraising Expo and the Police-Security Expo.
Paige Donahue brings years of experience as the former Sales Manager at the Hyatt Regnecy Lost Pines Resort & Spa, outside of Austin, TX. She was the Convention Services Manager at the Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh Hotel for 2 years, as well.