Miller-Marshall Named Executive Vice President of AMC Tradeshows
September 6, 2011,
ATLANTA-JoAnn Miller-Marshall has been named executive vice president of AMC Tradeshows in an advancement bringing all AmericasMart home, gift and apparel and LIGHTFAIR International sales under her direction, according to Jeffrey L. Portman, Sr., president and chief operating officer of AmericasMart Atlanta and its AMC, Inc., parent entity.
Miller's promotion follows a 19-year AMC tenure during which the AmericasMart temporaries have grown exponentially under her leadership, notably through the addition of signature categories and collections and the expansion of a large and growing exhibitor base now occupying all exhibit halls across the AmericasMart campus.
Miller's appointment as tradeshows executive vice president will help further unify all AMC tradeshows sales under a single direction for enhanced customer service and convenience across all business lines, the company said. The change additionally supports the growing link between gift, home and apparel, as evidenced in the new alignment of AmericasMart's fall home, gift, gourmet and apparel markets, with apparel running Oct. 13--17 and home/gift/gourmet staged Oct. 14--16.