ILEA appoints new regional vice-president
Cecilia Lavin, EMEA Sales Manager at One World Rental, has been named the new EMEA Regional Vice President of the International Live Events Association (ILEA), a global community for creative event professionals.
Overseeing the Europe, Asia, Middle East and Nigeria sections of the global association, Lavin will support regional leadership teams with the goal of creating an inclusive and inspiring global community that develops and engages event professionals.
One of the first tasks under Lavin’s leadership will be to oversee the new reformed ILEA European Chapter, which sees the UK Chapter and the pre-existing European Chapter consolidate to create a unified European leadership team and membership base.
Commenting on her appointment, Cecilia said: “Having been involved with ILEA regionally and internationally for 10 years, I am delighted to have the opportunity to work directly with our growing Chapters in EMEA and Asia. ”
Cecilia will report to the next International Board of Governors, including new International President Corinne Kessel CSEP.
Speaking of Lavin’s appointment, Kessel said, “In the role of EMEA Regional Vice President, Cecilia will play a pivotal role in bringing our ILEA International strategies to our amazing EMEA members and section heads. Through the power of collaboration and communication, Cecilia will deliver the voice of the ILEA brand and member value across the EMEA landscape for the next year. ”