Our Account Managers and Event Services Managers
Jacques Drury- Senior Account Manager, National Convention Sales
Jacques Drury was born and raised in then the small town of Rockland Ontario and moved to Ottawa in 1967 and has been here ever since. Jacques' career entails over 30 years in the Airline industry with a strong focus on Corporate and Association sales. Before joining the OCC he spent 5 years with a professional travel management company managing corporate travel programs for selected clients.
“The need to get back into a sales function and especially the opportunity to build client relationships including total client satisfaction and the great “buzz” feeling of clinching a sale” is what brought Jacques to the OCC. Jacques has earned certifications as a CMP (Certified Meeting Professional) Emeritus and CASE (Certified Association Sales Executive)and he is also the past recipient of the Canadian Airlines President’s Award in 1995.
Jacques has been married for almost 35 years; he has two lovely sons, a beautiful daughter-in-law and recently became a grandfather in January. In his spare time Jacques is an avid skier throughout the winter and enjoys a good round of golf in the summer. When time permits he enjoys genealogy research, hockey and baseball. He also loves going to the movies with his wife.
Contact Jacques today.