Janet Christopher

Chief Marketing Officer

Janet has more than 20 years of experience across the hospitality, travel, and tourism industries working in various locations and managing offices around the globe. Prior to joining Columbia Janet worked as Senior Vice President at Miles Partnership, a global marketing agency with expertise in the travel and tourism industry.

Janet also worked as Vice President of Marketing, managing financial operations and marketing strategy for the largest corporate housing company in the world. Prior to that, she was the Vice President of Tourism for Visit Seattle, where she was responsible for all overseas and international strategy, sales, marketing, communications and public relations for tourism promotion to Seattle.

Janet started her hospitality career on the hotel side of the business, working for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts in Greater Seattle and Maui, Hawaii. She has a passion for customer service, brand strategy, and servant leadership. When Janet isn’t working, she’s exploring or planning her next trip.