ECMA APPOINTS NEW BOARD MEMBERS

ECMA APPOINTS NEW BOARD MEMBERS

News Release

For Immediate Release

November  24, 2011

ECMA APPOINTS NEW BOARD MEMBERS

(Moncton) The ECMA Annual General Meeting was held this past weekend in Moncton, NB during which the ECMA held a member vote for the board of directors.

ECMA welcomes returning board members: Andrew Fedora [NS], Bob Hallett [NL], Dawn Beaton [CB], Heather Gibson [NS] Mike Kennedy [NS], Shawn Bostick [NB], and new Board Members:  Jeff Liberty [NB] and Charles Coll [PE]. They will be joining our existing Board Members: Dean Stairs [NL], Doug Gallant [PE], and Ryan Conrod [NS] and our re-appointed members Rob Steele and Tanya Sieliakus.  The Board Executive is comprised of  Mike Kennedy, Chair, Bob Hallett, Vice Chair, Andrew Fedora, 2nd Vice Chair, Heather Gibson, Treasurer and Doug Gallant as Secretary.

Also announced at the AGM was the addition of new members to the ECMA team

Christine Buiteman, Conference Manager,

Anne Joyce, Manager of Partnerships,

Mike Randall of Engage Atlantic, Marketing and Communications,

Sara Robinson as Moncton 2012 Operations Manager,

and, Wayne O'Connor in an expanded role with ECMA as Logistics Manager and Technical Director.

Current ECMA team members include:

                                Jennifer Campbell, Artists Relations

                                Maggie Clarkin, Controller

                                Aaron Hicken, Membership, Registration & IT Manager

                                Su Hutchinson, Executive Director

                                Shelley Nordstrom, Export Manager

                              

The ECMA Annual Report for the 2011 year can be (http://members.ecma.com/uploads/files/PDF/Annual_Report_2011_DF.docx.pdf)downloaded here (or available within Member's Corner at ECMA.com under Various Forms)

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Media Contact:

Su Hutchinson

Executive Director, ECMA

(902) 892-9040 x5