This Just In
  • AVIXA, organizer of InfoComm in Las Vegas, is teaming with InfoCommAsia to launch InfoComm Southeast Asia in Bangkok May 15-17, 2019.
  • Shomex Productions will partner in the Unmukt Festival, which will target the senior citizen market in India and launch in December.
  • Lance Fensterman has been promoted to President of Global ReedPOP, the pop culture division of Reed Exhibitions.
  • The Las Vegas City Council votes April 4 on a proposal to build a new $76 million 350,000-sf downtown exhibition center.
  • Hilton will cut commissions to housing firms and other agencies that book room blocks at its U.S. and Canadian hotels from 10% to 7% in Oct.
  • The Reno-Sparks Convention & Visitors Authority announced a 4-year deal for SMG to operate four major Reno-Sparks venues.
  • RetailX will co-locate GlobalShop, Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition (IRCE) and RFID Journal LIVE! June 2019 in Chicago.
  • Freeman is launching cloud-based digital floorplan management system BlueprintTM in the U.S. to make real-time booking data available.
  • A new CEIR report provides benchmarks for all phases of a marketing campaign and details characteristics for success in growing attendance.
  • Mad Event Management is launching UAS/Drones for Disaster Response April 19-20 in Miami. First responders are the target audience.

Oppenheim to Succeed Beckelman at Reno-Sparks CVA

Trade Show Executive
,
February 24, 2006
Share On:

Reno, NV - Ellen Oppenheim will head up  the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority (RSCVA) as  president/CEO. She succeeds Jeff Beckelman  who was at the helm of  the RSCVA for the past three years and left in September to become  president and CEO of the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Convention and Visitors Authority. Oppenheim  recently held several high-level positions with the City of San Diego. She has also been director of conventions, cultural and visitors for the City of San Jose; vice-president/general manager of GES Exposition Services in South San Francisco; and Associate Dean of Students at Stanford University. Reach Ellen at (775) 827-7600 or eoppenheim@rscva.com.

Share On: