Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

July 31 2014

Members on the Move

Greater Midwest Chapter
Dana Saal with Saal Meeting is the winner of Trivia Contest #3. She answered all questions correctly and will receive a $20 Target gift card.

The Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) has named David Dew as senior national sales manager. Dew joins the DMCVB from the Meet Chicago Northwest Convention & Visitors Bureau in Villa Park, Illinois. One of his primary focuses is the medical meetings market.

Congratulations to the following GMC members, who have been named among the 2014 Expo Elite by Expo Magazine:

David Causton, General Manager of McCormick Place

Jim Goodman, Vice President, Conferences & Continuing Education, American Dental Association. Introduced at last year’s show in New Orleans for the first time an oral health clinic in which more than 1,000 dental professionals contributed a day. Pioneered the use of hands-on cadavers in educational demonstrations at the show.

Elli Riley, Director of Exhibits and Meeting Services, HIMSS. Taking advantage of new technology, grew onsite space selection from 368,000 net square feet in 2013 to 535,000 net sq. ft. this year.

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