NEW Industry Recognition: F&D 2022 Future-Driven Leaders: Best Up-and-Coming Professionals
  • December 30, 2021

    Facilities and Destinations up and coming ProfessionalFacilities & Destinations introduces F&D 2022 Future-Driven Leaders: Best Up-and-Coming Professionals, a new designation recognizing the rising stars on the supplier side of the meetings industry, ranging from event coordinators to sales managers to chefs. These individuals are integral to the various stages of any meeting, from booking to execution.

    Cast your vote HERE for a CVB or venue professional that you feel deserves to be named an F&D 2022 Best Up-and-Comer. Consider his or her industry achievements, career trajectory, and/or great experiences working with the individual, either as a client or peer.

    Congratulations to the 14 individuals on the current list of designees! (VENUE NAMES LINK TO WEBSITES.)

    Hunter Beals

    Sales Manager

    Savannah Convention Center




    Trenton Becker, CMP

    Director of Event Services

    Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas




    Nathan Dickie

    Senior Setup Supervisor

    Oregon Convention Center




    William Green

    Event Manager

    Miami Beach Convention Center




    Andrew Knuth

    Event Experience Manager

    Visit Milwaukee




    Meredith Howie

    Event Coordinator

    Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center




    Leslie Lotten

    Assistant Director of Event Services

    New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center




    Krista Momsen

    Senior Event Services Manager

    Wisconsin Center




    Adrienne Nudo

    Senior Director, Citywide Sales

    Meet Hawaii




    Nicholas Rigas

    Sales Manager

    Discover Philadelphia




    Brandi Scott

    Director, Convention Sales

    Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau




    Luciano Sperduto

    Director of Food & Beverage

    Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel




    Layla Tulloch

    Event Manager

    Pasadena Convention Center




    Chad Wilke

    Event Services Director

    Indiana Convention Center