LENEXA, Kan., Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Christie McFall will join UBM Americas on February 27. She will serve as VP and Managing Director of UBM's Veterinary business, including the CVC conventions; dvm360.com; the magazines dvm360, Vetted, and Firstline; numerous targeted e-letters, resource guides, and books; and custom educational materials in all media.
McFall previously served as Managing Director at VML and, before that, as Director, Digital Marketing at Meredith Corporation.
"Christie has built a genuine connection with the Veterinary and Pet Care Industry we serve so proudly," said Tom Ehardt, EVP and Senior Managing Director of Life Sciences in UBM Americas. "Plus, her innovative exposure in marketing will help us continue to evolve and improve our products for customers."
McFall will replace Becky Turner Chapman, a long-time industry leader who is retiring after 20 plus years leading the group.
About UBM America's Life Sciences Veterinary Division
UBM Americas, Veterinary, serves more than 60,000 practicing veterinarians in the U.S., plus more than 40,000 veterinary team members, with award-winning content and community that meets the unique medical and business needs of veterinary professionals, and connects major pharmaceutical, nutrition, and equipment companies with their customers. In addition to its industry-leading portal web site and publications, the group produces three annual CVC continuing-education events that attract a total of 12,000+ professionals and industry representatives to three locations nationwide.
About UBM plc
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