Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

August 29 2014

People on the Move


Nancy Walsh

Reed Exhibitions North America has continued to grow its business into the U.S. and Mexico and leading that charge has been Nancy Walsh, executive vice president for North American Tradeshows.

Effective immediately, Walsh, who has been with Reed for 29 years, was promoted to president, Reed Exhibitions North America.  Most recently, Walsh has been the senior executive responsible for opening the Mexican market for Reed Exhibitions.

Patricia Bradley

Grand Lucayan on Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas, has named Patricia Bradley national sales manager. Most recently, Bradley was national sales manager for Curacao’s Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort.

David Casey

David Casey has been named area director of sales and marketing for Thompson Miami Beach. Casey most recently was executive director of marketing and sales at The Setai.

Catherine Ann Johns

Sofitel New York has appointed Catherine Ann Johns director of sales. Johns most recently was director of catering and convention services for the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort & Spa in Honolulu.

Matthew Watts

Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos, Orlando, has named Matthew Watts director of music and marketing – hotels and casinos. Previously, Watts lead the artist management department of Advanced Alternative Media out of the New York office.