Appointments

Joyce Martinez to lead Meet Puerto Rico's Sales Team

Milton Segarra, president & CEO, Meet Puerto Rico (MPR), recently announced the appointment of Joyce M. Martínez to Vice President, Business Development & Sales at the organization which leads the sales efforts to promote Puerto Rico as a world-class meeting and convention destination.

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BESydney appoints Richard Yore and starts a new era in North America

Business Events Sydney (BESydney) is entering a new era in the important North American market, appointing Richard Yore, Director of Yore Solutions Inc., to represent the bureau.
Yore Solutions Inc. will commence its representation contract with BESydney on 17 February 2014, with Richard taking on the role of Client Relationship Director – Americas.


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Adrian Watts appointed Managing Director of KBC China Travel Marketing

KBC China Travel Marketing today announced the appointment of Adrian Watts as Managing Director.
KBC China Travel Marketing, a sister company to KBC PR and Marketing, was launched at World Travel Market in 2013. The company offers specialist representation, PR and marketing services for travel and tourism brands looking to promote themselves to the Chinese market.


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Hillgate Travel announces appointment of new Online Travel and Expense Solutions Manager

Hillgate Travel has announced the appointment of James Amos to the position of Online Travel and Expense Solutions Manager. Amos will report directly to Liz Carter – Director of Operations and HR, and will be tasked with managing and developing Hillgate’s portfolio of proprietary and third party online booking tool and expense management products.

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Melbourne CEO to lead BestCities in 2014

Ms Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB)
BestCities Global Alliance has announced Ms Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) as the 2014 Board Chair.
With more than 20 years industry experience particularly in high level marketing and branding, Ms Bolinger brings a wealth of expertise to the role.

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Justin Lancaster promoted to Group Commercial Director at ACS

Justin Lancaster Group Commercial Director at ACS
Leading aircraft charter specialist, Air Charter Service, has started the new year with the announcement that Justin Lancaster has been promoted to the position of Group Commercial Director, a role he takes over from the newly appointed Vice Chairman, Justin Bowman.

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Silke Asbeck joins the HCCE Board

Silke Asbeck CEO of the Historische Stadthalle Wuppertal has been co-opted to the HCCE Board of Directors at the Fall General Assembly held in Barcelona on the 18th November 2013. President Armin Egger welcomed Silke to the Board and commented that the association and the Members would benefit greatly from the contribution that Silke will make.

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