Leesa Perazzo Joins Group Sales at Proctors; Brings experience, expertise to patron outreach Schenectady, NY – Proctors is pleased to announce the arrival of Leesa L. Perazzo to its Relationships Team as Group Sales Manager. According to Proctors Relationships Director Dan Hannifin, Ms. Perazzo fills a key function as critical member of Proctors group sales team, a small cadre of Proctors employees charged with follow-through on sales offers to groups of 20 or more, who are eligible for ticket discounts. Group sales accounted for nearly 20 percent the total sales for currently running Disney’s The Lion King. Ms. Perazzo brings a rich and varied management and customer fulfillment experience to Proctors: most recently, she served as the director of member services and business resources for the Chamber of Schenectady County. Prior to her work at The Chamber, she spent the majority of 21-years in various management positions for Mazzone Management Group at Glen Sanders Mansion. Ms. Perazzo’s background includes both advertising and marketing and human resources. She continues to feed her passion for the hospitality industry through her part-time business, Eat My Words, that specializes in menu and graphic design. In the early to mid ‘90s, she was the sole owner of Leesa’s Restaurant, a dinner and jazz club on upper State Street in Schenectady. During that time she was awarded Small Business of the Year by the Chamber of Schenectady County. Throughout her career, she has been a strong proponent for Schenectady County and has spent numerous volunteer hours on various committees. Ms. Perazzo serves on a number of local boards of directors including A Place for Jazz, the Heritage Home for Women and the Junior League. She is a member of the Junior League of Schenectady and Saratoga Counties and the League of Women Voters. She is a graduate of Leadership Tech Valley 2008. In 2009, Ms. Perazzo received a Community Service award from the NAACP Schenectady Chapter.