Professional Convention Management Association, Chicago, announced the slate of candidates for leadership positions on the PCMA 2014 board.
Additional nominations for any officer or director position can be made by members who submit a petition. The petition is required to be signed by 5 percent of the members from the respective membership category appropriate to that position, and submitted to the PCMA CEO no later than the close of business Nov. 1, 2013.
For details and procedures to submit a petition, contact CEO Deborah Sexton, 312-423-7262 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unless there are additional petition nominations from the membership, the following officers and directors will be deemed elected and will take office immediately following the 58th PCMA annual meeting, in Boston on Jan. 16:
Chairman-elect - Raymond J. Kopcinski Sr., CMP, meeting services director, Million Dollar Round Table
Secretary-treasurer - William F. Reed, FASAE, CMP, meetings director, American Society of Hematology
Professional directors - Oscar Cerezales, COO, Asia Pacific & Americas, group director association relations, MCI Group; Nancy DeBrosse, CMP, sales and account management SVP, Experient; Ann Godi, CMP, CEO, Benchmark360.
Supplier partner directors - George Aguel, CEO, Visit Orlando (Fla.); David J. Olender, partner, BOB.tv. Details: www.pcma.org.