AVIXA, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association has announced the appointment of Chris Lavelle to the position of Senior Director of Development Europe.
Chris LavellePam Taggart, will be moving into a global position with AVIXA as Senior Director of Strategic Relationships, based in the U.S.
AVIXA has also announced a raft of team changes to reflect the association’s growth in Europe. With new roles being created and a new team structure, AVIXA’s activities in the region have increased to provide an enhanced offering to its growing European membership base. New recruits in Munich include Jennifer Leutgeb and a new European Marketing Manager. Jennifer is replacing AVIXA Education Program Manager Ally Fowler, who will step up to the role of Director of International Education following the retirement of Bill Thomas. A European Marketing Manager has been appointed and will be announced in due course.
Other developments include the promotion of Ben Barnard to Regional Manager for the UK and Ireland. Sarah Carless will also move into a new role as Member Relations Manager, with a new Program Coordinator to be appointed in her stead. In addition, Valeria Rapa has been made Program Coordinator in Italy on a permanent basis.