Danielle Cirami-Gillis has been named Vice-President of Strategic Partnerships at Chicago-based business events management company PRA, Inc. Her primary focus will be on aggressively forming and expanding hotel partnerships across the markets PRA serves.
Cirami-Gillis brings a strong management background and most recently she served as Vice-President, Events and Tradeshows for Northstar Travel Group.
Laurie Knapp, Chief Growth Officer, PRA said: “Danielle will play an important leadership role in our story at PRA, and we are thrilled to welcome her to the team.”
Cirami-Gillis added: “It is an exciting time to join the market-leading PRA team, as the company continues on a path of vibrant growth to redefine this sector of the Business Events industry. There is tremendous opportunity to expand our strategic alliances with partners that share similar values and a high calibre approach to service delivery. I am excited to be part of this exciting chapter at PRA.”
Cirami-Gillis has been the recipient of several industry awards. She volunteers with the Site Young Leaders committee and American Cancer Society, while holding memberships with Meetings Professionals International (MPI), Society of International Travel Excellence (SITE) and HSMAI.