Category Archives: People

Q&A with Carina Bauer, CEO of IMEX Group

Carina Bauer has been involved in the meetings industry since 2002, first as marketing and operations director of IMEX Group and now as CEO. Besides overseeing IMEX Group operations, she is responsible for the group’s marketing and communications mix, specifically concentrating on strategic partnerships, sponsorships and press relations. Bauer has served on the board of…

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5 Smart Moves at Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe, Choice Hotels and More

Bruce Seigel Bruce Seigel was tapped as the general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. In this role, he’ll oversee financial performance, employee/guest engagement, community relationships, partnerships and talent development. Seigel has been with the brand for almost 18 years. He previously worked at The Ritz-Carlton’s properties in the Caribbean and Mexico region, Naples, Georgia…

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3 Smart Moves at Visit Pittsburgh, DoubleTree by Hilton and More

Brooke Kravetz Brooke Kravetz was named chef de cuisine of BALEEN, LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort’s signature restaurant in Naples, Florida. She has a passion for creativity in the kitchen and practices this by taking classic recipes and flavor combinations and transforming them into new creations. She previously served as executive sous chef at Sea…

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