Elliott Ferguson serves as President and CEO of Destination DC, the official convention and Tourism Corporation for the nation’s capital. Ferguson received a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Business Administration from Savannah State University. He currently serves on the board of The US Department of Commerce’s, US Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, The Downtown Business Improvement District, The Greater Washington Sports Alliance, The Military Bowl, The Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Franciscan Monastery USA. He is the Chairman of the DC Business Coalition, a member of the Hospitality Alliance and a member of BrandUSA’s Marketing Advisory Group. Ferguson is a longtime resident of Capitol Hill, a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity and is an active mentor with Capital Partners Inc.