staff

Team Members and other people.

Jeff Davis

Jeff Davis joined Emerald in January 2022 and currently serves as Group Vice President of Sales for the company’s Connections Division. He previously led Emerald’s Outdoor & Action Sports portfolio of events and participated in its acquisition of the Overland Expo series of consumer outdoor events. Prior to joining Emerald, Jeff spent 10 years in […]

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Cecilia Wang

Cecilia Wang serves as the Deputy General Counsel where she leads the commercial, product, compliance, and litigation functions of the legal department. Cecilia joined Emerald in 2023, bringing with her a wealth of experience as an attorney specializing in the technology and advertising space. Prior to joining Emerald, Cecilia was Lead Counsel at Meta Platforms, […]

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Kevin Gaffney

Kevin Gaffney currently serves as Senior Vice President and General Manager overseeing the Emerald Design Group and Xcelerator Division.  In this role, he directs development and execution of brand strategy and the management of the teams that are responsible for the day-to-day operations of Emerald’s trade shows and other brand products. He leads these teams […]

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Lindsay Hubley

Lindsay Hubley serves as Senior Vice President, Sports and Outdoor Division where she oversees Emerald’s consumer event strategy and portfolio of trade shows aligned with the outdoor industry. Central to this role is her direct oversight and responsibility for the company’s premier events within this category, including Outdoor Retailer, Overland Expo and Surf Expo. As […]

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Joe Webster

Joe Webster joined Emerald in April of 2023 as SVP of Marketing & Brand Studio to direct marketing, audience development, and the expansion of Emerald’s brand studio across the enterprise. Before joining Emerald, Joe led global email strategy at Future plc, which he joined through Future’s acquisition of SmartBrief. In his leadership role at SmartBrief […]

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Anthony Losanno

Anthony Losanno joined Emerald in February 2023 and serves as the SVP of Sales for the Content Division which maximizes growth, profitability, focus, and collaboration across Emerald’s brands and assets. In this role, Anthony leads the company’s content sales strategy while delivering revenue growth for Emerald’s 365-day digital and print brands. Anthony is an experienced […]

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Monish Sharma

Monish Sharma was named Emerald’s Chief Technology Officer in January 2023 where he leads technology, data and development teams. He previously served as Senior Vice President, E-commerce SaaS, for Emerald’s Elastic Suite business, a leading enterprise level B2B ecommerce platform used by numerous world class manufacturing brands across multiple industries. A seasoned technology professional with […]

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John Dandeneau

John joined Emerald in January 2023 as Senior Vice President, Product, responsible for overall enterprise digital product monetization and growth strategy, strategic partner development and product integrations. He has over 20 years of experience in B2B and B2B2C e-commerce SaaS companies with responsibilities ranging from product leadership and development to sales, marketing, and strategic alliances.  […]

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Bill Gannon

Bill Gannon joined Emerald in November 2022 and serves as the SVP and Editor-in-Chief of the Content Division, leading all editorial strategy, content development, and daily operations across Emerald’s 365-day digital and print brands.  Bill is an experienced digital media executive with a demonstrated history of dramatically growing brands, audiences, and revenues at a range […]

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Sky Mangin

Sky Mangin joined Emerald in October 2022 as Senior Vice President of Strategy and is responsible for supporting the Company’s overall corporate strategy and leading the implementation and performance of key strategic initiatives that drive value for all stakeholders. In this role, Sky oversees cross-functional efforts to ensure that Emerald and its brands deliver the […]

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