PSAV Names Two Industry Veterans to Senior Leadership TeamJune 29, 2017 | Press Release
Director, Communications - PSAV
PSAV® Names Two Industry Veterans to Senior Leadership Team
Customers to Benefit from More Than 40 Years of Combined Experience
CHICAGO, June 29, 2017 — PSAV, a leading provider in the global event technology services industry, announced today the addition of Keith Roe and the promotion of Timothy Gray to its senior leadership team. Both will report to Mike Leone, chief operating officer of PSAV.
“I am thrilled to round out our leadership team with two senior vice presidents whose strength of character and dedication to the industry is second to none,” said Mike Leone, chief operating officer of PSAV. “Keith’s leadership experience in the hospitality industry was a natural fit for us, and Tim’s customer-focused approach throughout his career at PSAV has been exceptional. I am always excited to see one of our own rise through the ranks.”
Keith Roe – Senior Vice President, Venues, Southwest Division
With more than 20 years of hospitality leadership experience, Roe brings an advanced understanding of the industry and exceptional leadership skills to the role. Most recently, Roe served as division vice president for Aramark, a $14B global service provider. He was a member of the Executive Leadership Council where he oversaw the strategic planning and operational performance within the healthcare hospitality division.
Prior to Aramark, Roe served in various leadership roles with experiential marketing partner GES (Global Experience Specialists), including project director, regional vice president and general manager. He also progressed through a number of key roles at The Walt Disney Company, where he led domestic and international accounts and alliance building assignments.
Roe earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration, general management and marketing from the University of Texas at Tyler.
Timothy Gray – Senior Vice President, Venues, Midwest Division
From his start in the industry as a technician with VisionKing, Gray’s career progression has amassed 20 years of customer-facing experience. He most recently served as regional vice president, venues, for PSAV where he was responsible for new hotel growth, hotel relations, sales, operations, and the profitability of more than 20 hotels.
After his start as a technician, Gray continued his career as director of event technologies with Swank Audio Visuals, now part of PSAV. His natural customer-focused work ethic earned Gray promotions to team leader, area manager, regional vice president, and now, senior vice president.
PSAV is a leading provider in the global event technology services industry delivering creative production, advanced technology and staging to help our customers deliver more dynamic and impactful experiences at their meetings, tradeshows and special events. As the event technology provider of choice at over 1,500 leading hotels, resorts and convention centers throughout the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, Europe and the Middle East, PSAV’s customers comprise event organizers, corporations, trade associations and meeting planners. Our customers choose PSAV for its innovative and comprehensive service offerings, as well as our exceptional customer service from 8,200 highly trained staff across a global platform. Visit us at www.psav.com.