2021 Speakers

Meet our 2021 Conference Speakers!

We are thrilled to welcome this year’s industry leaders as speakers, panelists and moderators. List will be updated weekly.

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Adrian Beard
President
Whitman May Enterprises Inc.
Lynnwood Bibbens
CEO
Reach TV
Ken Buckner
Concessions Planning Consultant
Unison Consulting

Zenola Campbell 
Vice President of Concessions
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
David Charles 
President and Chief Operating Officer
Marshall Retail Group
Marlene Coleman
Concessions Director
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Nicholas Crews
President, CEO and Managing Partner
Crews Hospitality; and President and CEO of Nicholas & Associates
John Cugasi
Vice President of Marketing
Paradies Lagard
ère
Lise D'Andrea 
President & CEO
CXE, Inc.
Jim DeCock
Director of Revenue Generation & Partnership Development (Interim)
San Diego International Airport
Holly Firfer

Reach TV
Mark Gale 
Chief Executive Officer of Aviation
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Atousa Ghoreichi
Vice President of Marketing and Communications
HMSHost
Alan Gluck 
Senior Manager, Aviation 
ICF
Pilar Guzman-Zavala 
Chief Executive Officer 
Half Moon Empanadas 
Chris Gwilliam
Vice President of Business Development
Airport Dimensions
Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge
Executive Director 
St. Louis Lambert International Airport
Eileen Hanson 
Senior Vice President, Commercial Strategy
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
Chris Hartman
Chief Experience Officer
AtYourGate
Dawn Hunter 
Director of Aviation Commercial
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
Jeffrey Jackson
Vice President
Landrum & Brown
Jeff Livney
Chief Experience Officer
Servy
Bryan Loden 
Vice President of Business Development
HMSHost
Melissa K. Montes 
Publisher and Portfolio Director
Airport Experience News
Patrick Murray 
Executive Vice President
SSP America
Erica Orange
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
The Future Hunters
Dana Pouwels 
Lounge General Manager
JPMorgan Chase
Brian Quinn
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Hudson
Pady Regnier
CEO & Founder
Airport Retail Group LLC
Charlene Reynolds
Assistant Aviation Director

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Jamie Rhee
Commissioner
Chicago Department of Aviation
Tom Ruth 
President and Chief Executive Officer
Edmonton Airports
Robert Salarano 
Airport Properties Manager
St. Louis Lambert International Airport
Richard Schneider
Chief Operating Officer
Areas USA
Warner Session
Founder
Session Law Firm
Cathryn Stephens
Acting Airport Director
Eugene Airport
Joe Thornton
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
HMSHost
Carol Ward
Editor-in-Chief
Airport Experience News
Floria Washington
Program Manager, Learning/Development, Diversity & Inclusion
Columbus Regional Airports Authority
Demetria Wideman
Senior Manager, Business Development and Marketing
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport