Gina Stouffer, President, Charleston

Lou Hammond Group President Gina Stouffer has been with the firm for 18 years. She began her public relations and marketing career in Washington, DC working for Odyssey Cruises and for the White House Personnel Security Office before moving to New York to join LHG in 1998.

In 2002, Gina moved to Florida to open LHG’s Miami office and develop the agency’s brand in the Southeast, Caribbean and Latin America. Gina is now based in the firm’s Charleston, South Carolina office where she oversees a portfolio of accounts in the tourism, consumer products, culinary, arts and culture and technology industries.

During her tenure, Gina has represented a number of cruise and train lines, hotel groups and golf resorts earning multiple Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International Awards for LHG clients.

Gina is also LHG’s resident real estate expert, specializing in upscale vacation communities and high-rise developments. She serves as the LHG chair for spas & wellness and family lifestyle.

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Gina graduated from Baylor University in Waco, Texas with a bachelor’s degree in History and Political Science.

She currently serves on the College of Charleston Department of Communication’s Advisory Council and is a member of Les Dames d’Escoffier.

Gina, her husband Blake, son Baz and Bluetick Coonhound Earl reside in beautiful downtown Charleston.