Ho Yoke Ping became general manager, sales and marketing, for the Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau.
Tim Roby became senior vice president of sales, North America, for Starwood Hotels & Resorts after resigning his post as head of the Chicago Convention & Tourism Bureau.
Morgans Hotel Group is searching for a new chief executive officer to replace Fred Kleisner, who resigned.
Dan Fenton stepped down from his post as executive director of Team San Jose [Calif.], which has managed the city’s meeting, entertainment and sports venues for the past six years.
Anupam Banerjee became head chef of the Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C.
Joan Remington, interim dean of Florida International University School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, was named “Tourism Professional of the Year” by the Academy of Hospitality and Tourism.
Commissioner Frank Mann was appointed chairman of the Lee County [Fla.] Tourist Development Council.
Megan Mauldin became director of sales of Athens, Ga.’s Candlewood Suites hotel.
Scott McQuade became CEO of the Brunswick Golden Isles [Ga.] Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Anna Blakeley joined the Frisco [Texas] Convention & Visitors Bureau sales staff. She will be handling the corporate and religious markets.
Jack Johnson was named acting CEO of the Chicago Convention & Tourism Bureau and will aid in the search for a new president and CEO for the agency.
Atif N. Youssef became general manager of Manhattan’s Millenium Hotel Broadway New York.