How I Got Here: David DuBois
David DuBois, CTA, CMP, FASAE, CAE, the board chair of the Convention Industry Council, knows his way around a board.
David DuBois was elected chair of the Convention Industry Council’s board in November. While his day job as president and CEO of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events in Dallas keeps him plenty busy, he’s excited about his term as CIC chair. Some of his goals: expand the global reach of the meetings, exhibitions, and events industry and emphasize its impact on the world economy. Highlights from his volunteer leadership roles follow.
A Volunteer Leadership History
2010–: Member of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Board
2011: Chairman of the Dallas-Fort Worth Tourism Council
2011–2014: Director-at-large of the ASAE and ASAE Foundation boards
2012–: U.S. Travel Association board member
2013–: Meetings Mean Business Coalition board member
2013–2014: Chairman of the Texas Society of Association Executives
2014–: CIC board chair