McCabe shifts focus at Reed Exhibitions
Christopher McCabe, a seven-year veteran at Reed Exhibitions, has begun overseeing the company’s consumer shows, including BookExpo America, the Chicagoland Outdoors Show, the Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show and the State Farm Show. Based in Reed’s Norwalk, Conn., headquarters, McCabe previously looked after Reed’s industrial and golf/leisure sectors.
Eiken moves to SmithBucklin
Mary Eiken, CMP, has been hired by Chicago-based SmithBucklin to manage the meetings and conventions of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists. Eiken, a planner for 17 years, previously served as director of quality, research and patient advocacy at the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, also headquartered in Chicago.
David Adelson has been appointed director of sales and marketing at the 1,336-room Grand Hyatt New York.
Kellie Carriker has been hired at the 727-room Marco Island (Fla.) Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa as director of sales and marketing.
Bryan Gay has been named director of convention sales at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in the 4,766-room Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
Chris Kelly has been hired at the 863-room Westin New York at Times Square as director of sales and marketing.
Dina Lomagno has been appointed director of catering and conference services at the 246-room Belleview Biltmore Resort in Clearwater, Fla.
Lia Moore is the new director of national accounts for the St. Louis Convention & Visitors Bureau. Also new at the bureau are Julie Henneberry and Kelly Hill, both of whom have the title of executive sales manager.
John O’Hearn has been appointed director of convention development at the Greater Louisville (Ky.) Convention & Visitors Bureau.