Going Places

Visit Seattle Names Tammy Blount-Canavan Its Next President and CEO

Following a nationwide search, Visit Seattle and its Board of Directors announced that Tammy Blount-Canavan will serve as its President and CEO, effective May 9. She will be Visit Seattle’s first female CEO, replacing longtime leader Tom Norwalk, who retired earlier this spring.

EventsAir Taps Donegan-Ryan as CEO

Australian events management software company EventsAIR named Seattle-based events industry veteran Mathew Donegan-Ryan as its CEO, following what is described by the company as a “significant investment” by private equity firm The Riverside Company.