June 21, 2006

The Washington, D.C., Convention Center Authority named Reba Pittman Walker as CEO and general manager of the Washington Convention Center, a role she has held in an interim capacity for the past six months. Previously, she was head of the Hotel Association of Washington, D.C. The center has 703,000 square feet of exhibit space, 150,000 square feet of meeting space and a 52,000-square-foot ballroom.