Lisa Gray Messina
Caesars Entertainment has appointed Lisa Gray Messina as vice president of sales. She will be responsible for leading the Caesars Entertainment sales strategy for meetings and events globally, including the oversight and coordination of all meeting and convention sales, and all direct and inside sales efforts in the regions and at the properties. Messina has more than 20 years of leadership sales experience. She most recently served as executive director, intermediary group sales with Hilton Worldwide in Las Vegas.
Plano Event Center in Plano, Texas, has hired Savannah Brunson as an event coordinator. Brunson has extensive experience in the event and hospitality industry, and most recently worked as the conference coordinator for the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. She has also held positions with The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds — Lake Oconee, All Seasons Entertainment, and Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center.
Rob Majerowski has been appointed vice president of new business strategy for mg. He will oversee mg’s new business development team and will also maintain his previous role in mg’s strategic sales process. Majerowski will work with his team to strategize ways to connect with future clients within target markets. Majerowski has 25 years of industry experience, and has has served as mg’s vice president of creative for the last decade.