I want to thank my fellow Board members and the entire MENG organization for helping me to lead and grow this world-class organization over the past four years
Old Saybrook, CT (PRWEB) February 10, 2009
The Marketing Executives Networking Group MENG, a nearly 2000 member, not-for-profit organization of senior-level marketing professionals, today introduced eight new Board members as part of the annual succession planning process. Richard Sellers has been elected by the membership as Chairman of the all-volunteer Board for a two year, renewable term, effective immediately. Mr. Sellers was previously the Vice Chairman of MENG, succeeding Richard Guha who served as Chairman of MENG for the past four years and will become Chairman Emeritus.
"I want to thank my fellow Board members and the entire MENG organization for helping me to lead and grow this world-class organization over the past four years," said Richard Guha, outgoing Chairman of MENG and Partner of Max Brand Equity. "I look forward to remaining an active member of this dynamic, growing organization as Chairman Emeritus."
"MENG is truly a one-of-a-kind organization that represents the top marketing minds in the world," stated Richard Sellers, the new Chairman of MENG, Founder of Demand Marketing, and an active member since 1999. "I look forward to increasing the value we provide our marketing-executive members via improving services, increasing communication and leveraging new media."
Newly elected Board members with terms ending January 2011, include:
Chairman: Richard Sellers, Saratoga Springs, NY
Secretary: Dan Ross, Sparta, NJ
Technology Chair: Tim Gilchrist, Canton, CT
Chapter Chair: Juli Bohm, Wheeling, IL
Members At Large: Chandra Chaterji, Austin, TX, David Kemper, Asheville, NC, Marc Engelsman, Princeton Junction, NJ, Francey Smith, Chicago, IL
Current, continuing Board members with terms ending January 2010, include:
Vice Chairman: Janna Markle, Louisville, KY
Treasurer: Jim Fisher, Needham, MA
Chapter Chair: Wolf Heim, Manhattan Beach, CA, Steve Walton, Clearwater, FL
Members at Large: John Rindlaub, Wellesley, MA
"I also would like to thank Gaye van den Hombergh, Chair of the Board Nominating Committee which also included MENG Members, Doug Ehrenkranz, Barry Curewitz and Monique de Maio, for ensuring a successful succession," added Guha.
For complete biographies with pictures, visit MENG's Board web page.
About the Marketing Executives Networking Group
The Marketing Executive Networking Group (MENG) is the premier organization of senior level marketing professionals who have reached at least the VP level in their organization. This nearly 2,000 member not-for-profit networking community fosters career and personal success by sharing information and relationships for mutual assistance across virtually all industries and marketing specialties. Eighty four percent of the members have Fortune 500 experience and 70% have earned graduate degrees, the majority of which are from top-20 Business Schools. To learn more, visit MENG.