Comings and Goings: May/June 2014
A roundup of new hires and other personnel moves in the association industry.
IMN Solutions has named Barbara A. Myers, CAE, vice president of association services. Myers most recently served as vice president of professional development for the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering.
American Society of Civil Engineers Executive Director Patrick J. Natale, FASAE, CAE, announced his retirement, effective December 31, 2014. Natale has served as ASCE’s top executive since 1999.
The Council of Better Business Bureaus has named Mary E. Power, FASAE, CAE, president and CEO.
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses has appointed Dana Woods as its next CEO.
Darryl Walter has joined the American Academy of Actuaries as director of membership. Walter previously served as chief of staff at the Wildlife Society.
Pamela Wilson has been hired by the National Parks Conservation Association as director for foundation relations. Previously, she was director for corporate and foundation relations at Chesapeake Bay Foundation.
Visit Indy hired Emily Gosser as meeting sales manager. She had been marketing coordinator at the Westin Indianapolis.
Vail Cascade Resort has announced three new hires: John Garth as managing director, John O’Donovan as director of sales, and Albert Zamora as director of human resources.
Destination DC has announced the appointments of Sarah Maciejewski as director of communications and Marquis Perkins as creative director.
Megan Gaus has been hired by Visit Milwaukee as senior director of marketing and communications. She previously oversaw client relationships for digital agency Wire Stone.
Sydney Wolf and Mary Beth Blom were recently promoted by metroConnections. Wolf will serve as event services manager, and Blom is now human resources coordinator.
Emerson Resort and Spa has announced the promotion of Tony Lanza to chief operating officer. Lanza had been the property’s marketing director.
Higher Logic has named Hunter Montgomery chief marketing officer. Montgomery most recently served as vice president of marketing at Vocus, a provider of cloud marketing software.
From right to left, Barbara A Myers, Sarah Maciejewski, and Marquis Perkins. (Carl Daniel Cox Photography)