John Gallagher, most recently senior vice president at E.J. Krause & Associates Inc., a Washington, D.C.-based exhibition and conference management company, will become chief executive officer of Messe Frankfurt Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of the German trade show giant.
Gallagher begins on Feb. 1, succeeding David Audrain, and will be based in the company’s Atlanta headquarters. He will oversee Messe Frankfurt’s U.S. events, including Texworld USA in New York and Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas in Atlanta, as well as key account management of U.S. customers taking part in trade fairs in Frankfurt and at the company’s other locations around the world.
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