Two Site Members Named to Convention Industry Council 2013 Hall of Leaders

Stephen PowellThe Convention Industry Council (CIC) recently announced its Hall of Leaders inductees for 2013 and Site is thrilled to recognize two Site members among the honorees.

Stephen Powell, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) and Site International Foundation President 2012, and Edward Chaillo, CMP, CMM, formerly with the Mexico Tourism Board, will be inducted during the 2013 Hall of Leaders Gala to be held on 13 October 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, prior to IMEX America.

"I am deeply honored and humbled to be inducted into the 2013 CIC Hall of Leaders and am grateful that my career has been enriched through involvement and leadership opportunities in industry associations such as MPI and Site,” commented Powell.

The inductees into the Hall represent influential leaders who have shaped the industry over a lifetime of accomplishments and whose contributions have left an indelible impression on the industry.

“There is tremendous talent in our industry, and the 2013 class of Hall of Leaders clearly meets the criteria for this award; all have shown remarkable leadership and their prolific work continues to advance the field,” said Karen Kotowski, CAE, CMP, Chief Executive Officer for the Convention Industry Council.

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