LaTonya Whitaker
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Director, Sponsorship Retention

LaTonya Whitaker

DJB Hospitality/Sedona Taphouse Restaurants


LaTonya Whitaker is the director of marketing at DJB Hospitality/Sedona Taphouse Restaurants, a concept featuring Southwest style cuisine and hundreds of craft beers.

She has 15 years of experience in marketing and communications roles and has worked across multiple industries including retail, engineering, consumer packaged goods and hospitality.

She is a past president of the Society of Marketing Professional Services, Virginia and holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Mass Communications from Virginia Commonwealth University.

LaTonya is passionate about her profession and teaching others. She has served as an instructor at VCU’s Robertson School of Media and Culture teaching PR Leadership and Management for the graduate program.

She is a San Diego native and proud mama to 6-year old Olivia and loves to spend time with her outdoors, especially at the beach.

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