Mr. Tim Riddle, CVE

Ocean Center
Bronze Most Valuable Member

Contact Details

Ocean Center



Born: March 26, 1961
Native of Middle Tennessee
Graduated Cum Laude from Tennessee Technological University in 1983
B.S. - Accounting

Employed by Arthur Andersen & Company from 1983-1985
Joined Chattanooga Convention Center as
Chief Financial Officer in November 1985
Named Assistant Director in 1989
Named Executive Director in May of 1990 to 2010

Director of Cave City Tourism Commission (Facility and CVB) in south-central KY from 2010-2012

General Manager of Valdosta-Lowndes Tourism Authority from 2012-2017

Presently Deputy Director at Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, FL


Family - Wife: Lisa
Children: Casey Elizabeth (Age: 26)
Cody Alan (Age: 23)


International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM)
Served on IAAM Budget Committee (National)
Served on IAAM Convention Center Committee (National)
Served on IAAM Small Facilities/Small Markets Task Force
Region V (Southeast US)
Treasurer 1997 to 1999
Secretary 1999 to 2001
Asst. VP 2001 to 2003
Vice President 2003 to 2005
Past Vice President 2005 to 2007

Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants

Member - Church of Christ


Camping and Boating with family.

Trying to figure out how I now have three small dogs living in our house.