Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

September 15 2014

People On The Move


D. Bradley Kent

D. Bradley Kent has been named Sr. VP for Dallas CVB. Kent will begin his role as Vice President of Sales & Services/Chief Sales Officer Nov. 1. He most recently served as Sr. Vice President of Sales & Services for Choose Chicago.

Deidre Irwin Ross

Deidre Irwin Ross, MHA, CMP, CAE has been named the Director of Conventions and Meeting Planning at the American Veterinary Medical Association

Paul Bashaw

Benchmark Hospitality International, The Woodlands, Texas, has appointed Paul Bashaw corporate director of global sales. Bashaw was most recently director of sales for Scottsdale Resort and Conference Center in Scottsdale, Arizona. 

Vincent de Croock

De L’Europe in Amsterdam has appointed Vincent de Croock director of sales and marketing. Previously, de Croock was director of sales and marketing for Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort in Costa Rica.

Toni Stoeckl

Marriott International has appointment Toni Stoeckl as Vice President of Lifestyle Brands including global responsibility for Renaissance Hotels, AC Hotels by Marriott and Moxy Hotels. Toni previously served as vice president for the Renaissance Hotels brand. In his newly expanded role, Toni’s leadership will drive, define and execute global brand strategies and signature programming for more than 225 hotels around the world.

Peter Berry

ACC Liverpool has appointed a U.S. market representative, Peter J Berry, as part of its strategy to bring additional international and North American-based congresses to the U.K. city. Working alongside ACC Liverpool’s international team, his role will include targeting North American and global associations, with US-based members, which have the potential to hold their meetings in Liverpool.