ASM Global: Daniel Hoffend named EVP Conventi...
ASM Global

Daniel Hoffend named EVP Convention Centers

Photo: D. Hoffend

Daniel Hoffend has been appointed executive vice president convention centers at ASM Global. In his new role, he will lead ASM Global’s new innovative convention growth plan, serve as industry spokesperson on behalf of ASM Global and design and implement long-term business strategies that enhance existing account relationships.

In addition, Hoffend will create opportunity for new account development and design new revenue streams to drive growth. Hoffend will be working closely with long-time ASM executive Bob McClintock who is shifting roles at ASM Global to focus on the major forthcoming operational enhancements in the division.
„This is a key area of growth for us.“
Ron Bension, President and CEO, ASM
In making the announcement, ASM President and CEO Ron Bension said, “This is a key area of growth for us not only in the U.S. but in Asia, Europe and Australia. Dan’s extensive experience will provide far and away the most diverse and enriching opportunities the industry has ever seen ranging from new building opportunities to working with destination marketing organisations to refining even further ASM’s proprietary asset-based management system that maximises the return from public venues.”

Hoffend is a former executive of Freeman. ASM Global currently features 98 international convention centres, 23 million square feet of convention centre space and hosts more than 160 million guests annually.

Ron Bension