UBM Americas has named Felicia Hamerman its new chief marketing officer. In this newly created position, she will provide direction and leadership to the company’s marketing teams. Hamerman will also further develop marketing strategies and capabilities at UBM’s events: trade shows, exhibitions, and conferences. Hamerman previously served as vice president of catering for the Catering, Chemical and Cruise (3Cs) portfolio under UBM Americas.
Brittany Cordova has been promoted to assistant general manager at Elden Electrical Exhibition Services. Cordova, who works out of the company’s Anaheim office, joined the team in 2014 and played a major role in transitioning the new partnership with the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Derse has promoted Rick Stoner to the newly created role of vice president, sales and client strategy. Since 2015, he has served as director of marketing. In his new position, Stoner will focus on growth and retention strategies for key Derse clients, new business opportunities, and leading the client strategy department.
mg has promoted Linda Pang from senior account manager to senior account director in its West Coast office. She joined the company in 2012 as a new business development executive, bringing 15 years of marketing experience serving technology companies with her.