Lori Silva

Lori joined Emerald in September 2019 and serves as Executive Vice President with responsibility for the Retail Group. Prior to joining Emerald, Lori spent 30 years in a number of progressively senior roles across UBM Americas, a division of UBM plc (now Informa plc) including four years as Managing Director of Advanced Manufacturing Group and previously Managing Director of Connect NY Group. She is an accomplished leader and committed to getting the best from organizations through strategic focus, organizational design, talent development, acquisitions and divestitures. Lori is the recipient of the 2019 BPeace Women Forward Lifetime Impact Award.

Lori is a native Californian where she resides today with her husband and dog. Her interests include biking, hiking and spending quality time with her family.