Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

May 12 2015

People On The Move



Lauren Kramer

AACC brings on Lauren Kramer as Vice President of Education and Meetings. Before joining AACC, Lauren was Director of Meetings at the International Council of Ophthalmology.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Name New Team Members

Starwood Hotels & Resorts have announced that Hoyt Harper will be the Global Brand Leader of The Luxury Collection, Anthony Ingham as Global Brand Leader of W Hotels Worldwide, Dave Marr Global Brand Leader of Sheraton and Tribute Portfolio, Jim Petrus as Global Brand Leader of St. Regis and John Peyton as Senior Vice President of Brands and Shared Services.

Greg Burgett

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has announced that Greg Burgett will be Vice President, Development, Americas. Before Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Greg was Regional Vice President of Development at Vantage Hospitality Group.

FRHI Hotels & Resorts Bring New Leaders

FRHI Hotels & Resorts has announced Amanda Elder as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Martin Jones as Vice President of Food and Beverage for Europe and Helena Suarez as Director of Luxury Sales.

Benchmark Hospitality International

Benchmark Hospitality International brings on Todd Felsen as Senior Vice President of Operations and Kirk Jones as Senior Vice President of Finance.

Thomas Stewart

Thomas Stewart has been promoted to Senior Director of Talent Acquisitions and Development at Concord Hospitality Enterprises. Previously, Steward was regional Director of Sales and Marketing for southeast U.S.

Gaynor Reid

Accor has named Gaynor Reid as Vice President of Communications for Asia Pacific. Gaynor will also be on Accor’s executive committee for Asia Pacific.

Ken Jamieson

Ken Jamieson has been named as the General Manager of Qatar National Convention Centre ( QNCC ), operated by AMLAK. Ken brings 24 years of regional event experience to the new position.