Choose Chicago has announced the promotion of Dawn Young, CEM, from senior director of sales to the position of vice president of hotel sales. Young, who has more than 25 years of experience in hospitality and tourism, joined the Choose Chicago team in 2005 as director of association sales.
Martin Rinck has been named Hilton’s global head, luxury & lifestyle group. In this role, Rinck will be responsible for all strategic development, brand innovation, and leadership initiatives for Hilton’s luxury hotel portfolio, including Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and Conrad Hotels & Resorts. He will also oversee Canopy by Hilton. Rinck has more than three decades of experience in hospitality, most recently leading Hilton’s Asia Pacific business as area president.
Tradeshow Logic has appointed Katie Burke, CEM, to the role of national accounts manager, exhibit & sponsorship sales. She has an extensive background in new business development, client relations, and event management for major national exhibitions and events. Previously, Burke served as exhibits manager at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.