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Questex Travel Group has announced the promotions of two industry veterans: Jennifer Fernandez to Show and Event Director and Danielle Cirami-Gillis to Director of Sales for the Travel Tradeshow and Event division. Effective immediately, Fernandez and Cirami-Gillis are responsible for operation and sales for events, including Luxury Travel Expo, Young Leader Conference, Luxury Travel Exchange, Incentive Travel Exchange, Caribbean Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange, Europe Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange and Hawaii Travel Exchange.
Jennifer Fernandez has been involved in the travel tradeshow for over eighteen years and has a sold background launching new events. She has worked for tradeshow producers including Miller Freeman, Advanstar Communications, and Travel Industry Shows before joining the Questex Travel Group in 2006.
Danielle Cirami-Gillis first entered the tradeshow industry with PC EXPO/TECHXNY, working for tradeshow producers CMP Media, Advanstar Communications. With over 12 years of experience in event sales, and repeatedly receiving “Sales Leader” recognition, Cirami-Gillis has had roles of increasing responsibility with the Questex Travel Group and most recently held the position of Group Sales Manager.
Kerry Gumas, Questex president and CEO, said, “Jennifer and Danielle are clear super stars of the trade show and event industry. Each has had a successful career launching events and has been instrumental in growing our industry events, including Luxury Travel Expo and Incentive Travel Exchange. In these newly appointed roles, they will elevate this exciting part of our business and explore opportunities to expand our events globally. We’re very excited to have them lead our team as they position our portfolio for growth over the next twelve months.”