Johanna joined Emerald in October 2018 as Senior Vice President, Conference Development, with responsibilities across Emerald’s conference portfolio. Prior to joining Emerald, Johanna has over twenty years’ experience in all aspects of conference development in her roles at Advanstar and UBM plc (now Informa Plc). For the past 6 years Johanna has led the CBI brand, running over 100 events annually in the Life Sciences and Health Industries. Johanna has deep experience in event operations and execution, content development, marketing strategy and audience and sponsorship sales. Johanna holds a BA and Master’s Degree from Simmons College.
Johanna resides outside of Boston with her husband and three amazing children.