NTP Events, the leader in the face-to-face events industry, announces the promotion of Whitney Bell (pictured below right) as VP of marketing and the hire of David Cherry (pictured below left) as director of operations & conferences.
Bell transitions into a new position as vice president of marketing. In this capacity, Bell is responsible for the strategic planning, management and execution of marketing campaigns to increase attendance and exposition sales, enhance event engagement and drive revenue for NTP Events’ clients. She has been with NTP Events for three years and brings more than ten years of experience to the role. “Whitney has brought a new perspective and vision on how to manage the department with tremendous success,” said Chris Harar, president of NTP Events. “She has also been instrumental in implementing successful strategies to increase attendee and exhibitor participation, building new business for the division and engaging her team.” She holds a B.B.A in Marketing and a B.A. in Spanish from James Madison University.
In his role, Cherry is responsible for managing the operations and conferences department as well as the execution of all client events. “I am confident that David will be a great addition, bringing strong operational expertise and insight to the team,” said Harar. Cherry joins NTP Events with more than ten years of experience and previously worked for the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization where he served as the corporate relations & exhibits manager. He holds a B.A. in communication studies from West Virginia Wesleyan College and is currently working on a M.A. at the University of Maryland University College Graduate School. Cherry proudly earned his IAEE Certified Exhibition Management designation in 2011.
“Whitney and David’s expertise, energy, passion and creativity greatly align with our mission,” said Harar. “These recent changes to our leadership team strengthen our ability to effectively provide our clients with best-in-class service and continue to raise the bar for industry excellence.”
For more than 40 years, NTP Events has produced trade shows, meetings and conventions that build communities and create powerful connections throughout the world. Leveraging a legacy of success in sales, marketing and event management, NTP Events innovates every step of the process from the latest show technologies and grassroots marketing efforts to customized exhibit packages and interactive program elements. Their team takes pride in exceeding expectations by initiating and optimizing new solutions that work. Reach Bell at (703) 706.8254 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Reach Cherry at (703) 706.8226 or email@example.com. For more info, visit www.ntpevents.com.