By Don Douloff, November 13, 2008
Michael Weekes Named AV Account Manager at Star Productions
Michael Weekes has been named AV account manager at Mississauga, Ont.-based Star Productions Inc.
His duties include sales and managing current accounts and venues. Prior to joining Star Productions, Weekes worked as an account manager at CDW Canada, and has worked as a professional disk jockey for over 10 years.
IACC Announces New Officers for Board
The board of directors of the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) of North America has elected new officers for a two-year term, beginning Jan. 1, 2009.
Tom Cappucci, general manager of University Place Hotel & Conference Center, in Indianapolis, Ind., was elected president. Tim Martin, global vice-president, facilities and vendor relations for Duke Corporate Education, was elected first vice-president. Peter Stockmann, CEO of 3P Business Solutions, was elected second vice-president.
TJ Fimmano, general manager of GE Crotonville, was elected treasurer. Steve Sackman, regional director, sales and marketing for Destination Hotels & Resorts, was elected secretary.
In August, at IACC’s first European Conference, the association’s global board of directors elected a new slate of officers. Neil Pompan, CMP, vice-president with Thayer Lodging Group, was unanimously elected president of the IACC global board of directors. Steen Broby-Rahr, of Denmark’s Comwell Klarskovgaard, was elected to another term as first vice-president. Carin Skoglund, CEO of Bergendal Meetings, in Sollentuna, Sweden, was elected secretary of IACC Global.