CHICAGO – November 2, 2020 – BCD Meetings & Events (BCD M&E), has named Christine Erickson as SVP Industry Relations starting November 1.
Currently SVP, U.S. Events Solutions & BCD Sports, Erickson has been part of BCD M&E’s global executive team for the last five years. Her passion to help clients improve their businesses through creativity and engagement has been honed over 29 years in the hospitality, travel and performance improvement industries. Her diverse background lends itself to relationship building and innovation within the fast-evolving meetings and events industry.
“I’m so proud of the strong growth we have seen in Event Solutions over the past several years,” said Erickson. “Creating strong connections to drive behavior and ultimately business is at the heart of what I do, and I look forward to working with our supplier base to showcase their portfolios, deepen our partnerships and move our industry forward.”
Erickson will continue to lead U.S. Event Solutions and BCD Sports focusing on growing BCD M&E services—particularly in the virtual, production and creative communications space over the next six months.
Dave Sonricker, previous SVP Industry Relations, retired at the end of October.