Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

October 08 2014

Members on the Move

The Greater Midwest Chapter
The Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau recently hired Vicky Betzig, CMP, as Senior Manager, Client Services. She will lead the Client Services team. Most recently, Vicky has served as Event Operations Lead at the Professional Convention Management Association.

Tom Albrecht joined the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau as Senior National Sales Manager, moving from Sales at Cobo Conference and Exhibition Center.

Minerva Garcia is a National Sales Manager at Visit Indy. Previously she was a National Sales manager for the Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Congratulations to these new CMPs:

Erin Doherty Cannon, CMP, Meetings Manager Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics
Heidi Jane Henry, CMP, Event Specialist Wolfram Research, Inc.
Dayna Christen Kelsey, CMP, Catering Director Hawthorns Golf Club
Anne Mahnke, CMP, Operations Manager 360 Destination Group
Hayley Neverve, CMP, Sales Manager InterContinental Chicago
Erin Elizabeth Shamus, CMP, Manager PCMA Education Foundation, Professional Convention Management Association

The Greater Midwest Chapter, now boasting 1,248 active members, welcomes the following new members:

Renee N. Alberson, Senior Sales Manager, Embassy Suites
Beth Amadon, Director of National Accounts, HRI Lodging
Kim L. Augustyn, CMP, Director, Programs and Sponsorship, CFA Society Chicago
Colleen Ann Becker, Account Executive, J & J Exhibitors Service Inc.
Bill M. Bohde, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Detroit Metro CVB
Kanina M. Brinkey, Director of Group Sales, Westin Southfield Detroit
Chelsea J. Bruce, Breakfast Attendant, Kent State University
Luann Burchfield, Project Manager, Million Dollar Round Table
Kelley L. Coleman, Student, IUPUI – Indianapolis
Anita R. Cooper, CMP, Housing & Travel Specialist, Convention and Meetings, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Jane P. DiLullo, Strategic Sales Executive, Experient
Mackenzie R. Doty, Student, Kansas State University
Ashley B. Duke, Student, Northeastern State University
Monica T. Edie, Student, Roosevelt University
Maria A. Ferrara, Senior Meetings Manager, American Medical Association
Courtney C. Fields, Account Director, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
Minerva Garcia, National Sales Manager, Visit Indy
Lauren Giagnorio, Senior Manager, Technical Exhibits Meeting Department, Radiological Society of North America
Nicholas Giannetti, National Sales Manager, Caesars Entertainment
Emily M. Greenbaum, Student, DePaul University
Robert Haas, Vice President, Business Development and Data Intelligence, Professional Convention Management Association
Angela K. Hammond, CASE, CTA, Associate Director, Convention Sales, Experience Columbus
David Hofflich, President, Oscar & Associates
Aschley M. Hopkins Yanda, National Sales Manager, AlliedPRA Chicago
Yumiko Iwata, CMP, Deputy Director, Conventions, Chiba Convention Bureau
John Jaworski, CEM, Assistant Director, Technical Exhibits, Radiological Society of North America
Kimberly D. Justice, Student, American Public University
Eunjoo Kang, PhD Student/Coordinator at IMPACT, Purdue University
Melissa King, Sales Manager, Hilton Baltimore
Daren L. Kingi, Senior Vice President of Sales, Visit Indy
Heather M. Larson, Director of Destination Sales, Meet Chicago Northwest
Jonathan A. Misiewicz, National Sales Manager, Rosen Hotels and Resorts
Jenna R. Mitchell, Student, Kent State University
Danielle N. Mulvaney, Student, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Gina M. Nordskog, Senior Sales Manager, Hilton Minneapolis
Katherine A. Orndorff, Student, Kansas State University
Alonna K. Paugh, Senior Meeting & Event Coordinator, National Restaurant Association
Margaret L. Peterson, Student, Kansas State University
Charles N. Pinckney, Account Director, Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Sheila Provenzano, Senior National Sales Manager, Visit Baltimore
Kelly Radcliff, CMP, Director of Professional Education, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Linda L. Robinson, Meeting Manager, American Medical Association
Malory Mariah Rodriguez, Student, DePaul University
Sylvia F. Rollins, CMP, Assistant Chef Concierge – InterContinental Chicago Hotel, Chicago Hotel Concierge Association
Regina Samci, Director of Sales, Group, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
Alexis L. Scarbrough-Innes, Student, Grand Valley State University
Bobby Sheninger, Student, Kansas State University
Kim Stephenson, CEM, Convention Logistics and Exhibit Sales, Kiwanis International
Hannah E. Temple, Student, Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Brian Whitaker, Vice Present, Chicagoland Transportation Solutions Inc.
Austin Yancy, CEC, CCE, PCEC, Principal, Executive Chef, Elite Personal Chefs