Scotiabank Convention Centre has appointed Judy Mahoney as vice president, sales and marketing. She will bring her 20-plus years of experience in the hospitality industry to her new role at the venue in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. Mahoney previously worked as director of sales and marketing at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.
Dean Altvater has joined the AlliedPRA global sales team as global sales director in the New York region. He will be responsible for generating new business leads and revenue streams in the association, corporate meetings, and incentives sectors. Altvater will also drive strategic sales efforts and client development in the New York area and in growing North American markets. Altvater most recently served as director of sales for an international luxury hotel brand.
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa has named James Anderson as director of sales and market. He previously was the director of group sales for the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas. Anderson spent 12 years with Gaylord before taking on his new position.