The International Association of Exhibitions and Events today announced that the consulting company Global Meetings and Tourism Specialists LLC, recently formed by exhibitions and events industry veteran Eduardo Chaillo, CMP, CMM, will help lead membership recruitment and strategic partnership development efforts in support of IAEE's new Mexico chapter and throughout Latin America. Chaillo will work closely with IAEE staff to develop new opportunities and build stronger communities of exhibitions and events industry professionals in Mexico and Latin America. Chaillo most recently served as executive director, meetings industry, for the Mexico Tourism Board, based in Washington, D.C. Noted Chaillo, "It is a real privilege to represent such a prestigious organization as IAEE in the Latin American region. Building bridges in the Americas through encouraging the trade show industry is one of the main objectives of our recently formed consultancy company, GMTS."