Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

April 19 2016

People On The Move


Larry Luteran

Larry Luteran was named chief sales officer of Freeman Audio Visual.  Luteran will be responsible for the revenue performance of Freeman Audio Visual, Freeman Audio Visual Canada and Encore Event Technologies.

Tamara DeMars

Tamara DeMars was named director of sales and marketing at Bardessono Hotel & Spa in Napa Valley, California. Previously, DeMars was director of sales and marketing at San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, California.

Katie Lorenc

Conrad Chicago named Sarah Graff sales manager, Katie Lorenc senior sales manager and Janice Yu-Moran marketing manager.

Peter Jon Lindberg

Conrad Hotels & Resorts of McLean appointed Peter Jon Lindberg director of inspiration.

Alison Bodor

American Frozen Food Institute of McLean appointed Alison Bodor president and chief executive.

Pam Payano

The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau has named Pam Payano to the position of Corporate Sales Manager. Prior to joining the GMCVB, Pam was Marketing Project Manager at TURKEL Brands where she worked with the GMCVB’s Convention Sales Department on campaigns to attract meetings and conventions to Miami.

Barbara Kelley

Hearing Loss Association of America of Bethesda appointed Barbara Kelley executive director.

Jim Nugent

Convention Data Services has named Jim Nugent as Sales Account Executive. In his new role, Nugent will manage a portfolio of association and for-profit client accounts, primarily covering the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region.

Kristin Mirabal

Kristin Mirabal joins HRS as Vice President, Meetings at the Heart Rhythm Society.