Marketing consultants go to work for Palisade chamber

Leif Johnson and Dixie Burmeister have been hired to provide marketing services to the Palisade Chamber of Commerce.

“I am pleased to have the talents of experience that Leif and Dixie have in marketing and advertising as the chamber builds on what Palisade offers visitors, the community, its chamber members and the Grand Valley,” said Kathy Fernandez, executive director of the Palisade Chamber of Commerce.

Johnson and Burmeister will develop and execute marketing programs for the community, agritourism and special events.

Johnson brings to his new duties experience with the chamber as well as Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas, Mammoth Mountain Ski Area and Grand Canyon National Park Lodges. Burmeister has worked for more than 20 years in marketing, media and consumer education.