Edlen Electrical Exhibition Services, an independent electrical contractor to the convention and tradeshow industry, has announced promotions in its Seattle, St. Louis, Mandalay Bay and Las Vegas offices.
Mark Galstaun has been promoted to vice president of northwest operations. Galstaun has been an integral part
of Edlen’s growth in the Northwest market since joining Edlen in 1999 to open the Seattle branch. A Seattle native, Galstaun is a licensed electrical administrator and electrician. With more than 30 years of tradeshow experience, he has overseen hundreds of high-profile events and complex electrical installations.
Liz Brostrom has recently been promoted to the role of general manager in the Seattle office. Brostrom joined Edlen in 2008 after managing various technical services at the Washington State Convention Center. A graduate of the University of Washington, Brostrom has 20 years of management experience and earned a Masters of Business Administration from Seattle University.
Edlen has also announced that Felicia Gray has been promoted to senior event manager in the St. Louis office. Gray joined Edlen in 2007 and has worked on such events as ACE Hardware, ASAE and the St. Louis Auto Show.
Will Hyun has been promoted to assistant general manager at Edlen’s Mandalay Bay office. Hyun’s customer service and management experience have served as an asset at Mandalay Bay, where Hyun has been awarded “THEaward” for exceptional service on numerous occasions.
Also from Edlen’s Mandalay Bay office, Michelle Arguello has been promoted to Senior Event Manager. Arguello joined Edlen in 2009 with five years of industry experience and has also been a recipient of Mandalay Bay’s “THEaward” on several occasions.
Julie Pazina has been promoted to director of sales in the Las Vegas office. Pazina joined Edlen in 2006 with nearly 10 years of sales and management experience. She is currently serving as president-elect of the Las Vegas Hospitality Association and was named 2011 Young Professional of the Year by the International Association of Exhibitions and Events.