Claudia Vecchio has been named CEO of Sonoma County Tourism. She will succeed Ken Fischang on Nov. 1. Vecchio has served as head of the Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs since 2011.
InProduction, an event services industry company, has appointed Tim Miller as director of business development. Miller will lead the expansion of InProduction’s products and services into the marketplace. He will also be responsible for leading the marketing and communications team. Miller has spent more than two decades in the sports and entertainment industries. He has held leadership roles in the development and production of multiple events, including the 2015 UCI Road World Championships in Richmond, Virginia.
Emilio Gomez has been tapped as director of sales and marketing for the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. He takes his new position with more than 15 years of hotel sales and marketing experience. Most recently, Gomez served as the dual-property director of group sales for San Antonio Rivercenter Marriott & San Antonio Riverwalk Marriott.
Display Group, a Detroit-based, full-service event specialist, has added Lindsay Sowter as sales coordinator. Sowter has 12 years of experience managing social and corporate events. She joins Display Group after spending most of her career with Colonial Event Rentals. Sowter has been involved in the management, planning, and execution of hundreds of events.