The Massachusetts Convention Center
Authority named Bob Pellegrini the new vice president of sales on
Monday. Pellegrini, who had been director of sales and marketing at
the Westin Copley Place Boston, will oversee the sales effort for
the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center and the John B. Hynes
Veterans Memorial Convention Center.
Kelvin Moore has been named general
manager of the 237,000-square-foot Overland Park (Mo.) Convention
Grand-opening ceremonies were held
Friday at the 76,000-square-foot Grand Wayne (Ind.) Convention
Center. The center has a 48,000-square-foot convention hall and
16,000 square feet of ballroom space, plus five meeting rooms and a
kitchen capable of serving 3,000 guests.