Joanne O'Connor, president of Chicago
destination management firm Chicago Is, died on May 18. She was a
founding member of the Association of Destination Management
Executives and served as its first president.
PRA Destination Management Inc. has a new office, PRA Dallas/Fort
Worth. The franchise is owned by Bill Boyd, CMP, CMM & CITE and
Jim Myers, CMP. Operating the new outpost will be hospitality
industry veteran Michael Clarke.