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Scottish Event Campus appoints new board member

The Scottish Event Campus (SEC) has announced a new addition to its board, with the appointment of John Watson as a non-executive Director. Watson is an operating principal for Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), working with a number of the fund’s investments, and is CEO of Crosswind Developments Ltd. Prior to joining GIP, John was Managing Director of Lloyds Banking Group’s $50bn SME Lending p...

UK’s ACC Liverpool Group appoints new chair of the board

The UK’s ACC Liverpool Group has appointed Max Steinberg CBE (pictured right) as its new chair of the board. The organisation confirmed that he will take over from the previous chair, former Liverpool Football Club chief executive Ian Ayre, who left in June 2018. Steinberg recently stood down as chief executive of regeneration agency Liverpool Vision after eight years, following a restructur...

Meetings and Events Australia announces new board of directors

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) held an election for its new board of directors on 27 November, at the Meetings and Events Australia head office in North Sydney. Three people were elected to the board, joining chairperson Anne Jamieson, who completes her second two-year term in 2019. Executive positions were subsequently appointed by the board, as follows: Anne Jamieson (Saxton Group), Chair...

CWT’s Ekert named Vice-Chair of US Travel and Tourism Advisory Board

Kurt Ekert, President and CEO of global travel management company Carlson Wagonlit Travel, has been appointed Vice-Chair of the United States Travel and Tourism Advisory Board by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. Established in 2003, the Board advises the Secretary of Commerce on key matters affecting US travel and tourism, and provides a forum for industry-related discussions. “I am honoured to ...

Moravec elected as board president at IMA

The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) has elected Ted Moravec as its 2018-2019 board president, and announced new officers and directors. The IMA connects members from leading companies across the marketplace to create a unified voice and growth for the incentive industry Moravec brings years of industry and leadership experience to the association. He is a past president of Incentive Manufact...