||Stacey Woldt, CMP has joined the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) as a Meeting Planner. She had been the Manager, Meetings & Education at the North American Wholesale Lumber Association. Stacey is on GMC PCMA’s Board of Directors.
|Silversmith Hotel in Chicago has named Marc Foster as the new Director of Sales. Most recently, he was City Sales Manager at Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants.
||The American Bar Association (ABA) has promoted Martin "Marty" Balogh to Associate Executive Director of its meetings and travel group. Balogh also serves on the PCMA Board of Directors. Filling Balogh's previous position as Director of Meetings and Travel is now Faye Brooks, a 24-year ABA veteran.
||Rachel Walsh, CMP, Director of Meetings at Sentergroup, is on the cover of the Summer 2014 issue of Midwest Meetings. She is featured in the “How Did You Get Here?” column. Sentergroup is GMC PCMA’s management company.
The Greater Midwest Chapter welcomes these new members:
Kristin M. Corbett, Manager, Meeting Services, Radiological Society of North America
Tracy Gleason, Director of Sales, Ivan Carlson & Associates
Kristin Jacobucci, Senior Manager, Events & Conferences, CAPS LLC
Tiffany Hallgren, Learning & Meeting Manager, Turnaround Management Association
Tracy Wei, President & CEO, CAPS LLC
Kenneth Edhammer, CMP, Group Sales Manager, CLIFT Hotel
Sindy Cruz Schiller, Associate Director of Sales, Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau
Tobie P. Fitzpatrick, Sales Manager, Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront
Elizabeth A. Langan, Marketing and Communications Manager, DMSi
Alexis Adams, Sales Manager, Hyatt Regency New Orleans
Jamie M. Martin, Banqueting & Special Events Coordinator, Rotary International
Jamie Paton, Manager, Meeting Services, Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society
Ariel E. Lickton, Manager, Conferences & Events, Association for Corporate Growth