Ryan takes job with Omnia Education
Veronica Ryan, CMP, has been named senior project manager at Omnia Education, a subsidiary of Fort Washington, Pa.-based US HealthConnect. Her primary responsibility is to plan Omnia’s national continuing medical education events. Previously, Ryan was a marketing manager at Lima, Pa.-based transportation company Pilot Air Freight.
Hausoul joins National Fastener Distributors
Association management company SmithBucklin has appointed John Hausoul executive vice president at the Chicago-based National Fastener Distributors Association, with responsibility for the organization’s membership and meetings. Previously, Hausoul served as executive director of the Arlington, Va.-based Rigid Plastic Packaging Institute.
John Branciforte has been appointed director of sales and marketing at the 730-room Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate.
Frank De Sota has been named director of sales and marketing at the 286-room Doral Tesoro Hotel & Golf Club in Fort Worth, Texas.
James Duda has been appointed executive director of the Washington, D.C.-based Destination Marketing Association International Foundation.
Paula Helm has been named senior sales manager at the Palm Springs (Calif.) Convention Center.
Lacey Jennings has accepted the position of convention sales manager, corporate, pharmaceutical and medical, at the Jackson (Miss.) Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Maria Webb and Devon Whitaker-Passley have joined the Baltimore Area Convention & Visitors Association as convention sales managers.
Kavin Williams has been hired as national sales director for New York City-based Michael C. Fina, a company that develops corporate recognition programs. Williams is based in Los Angeles.