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Global DMC Partners names new President and CEO

Catherine Chaulet embraces expanded role.

Global DMC Partners (GDP), an international network of independently-owned destination management companies (DMCs) and creative event experts, has appointed Catherine Chaulet as president and CEO.

Chaulet has been GDP president for the past six year and in her expanded role will further champion the hospitality industry and its critical influence on the global economy.

She will continue to speak on global trends and educate the industry on important topics, ranging from over- to under-tourism at international trade events.

Under her leadership, GDP has expanded its global footprint to include more than 65 DMCs worldwide and has collected several awards, including the CWT Suppliers of the Year Award in 2019.

Commenting on her new role, Chaulet said: “I am particularly proud to be working with an exceptionally talented team that is focused on implementing the best solutions and strongest value to our clients.

“The future looks extremely bright as we further identify and unlock growth opportunities with our global network of DMCs.”