Arlington, Va. - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) promoted Laurie Lutz to the position of CES operations VP.
Lutz started her career with CEA in 2001 as director of CES operations. In 2005, she was promoted to senior director.
She oversees International CES' relationships with the Las Vegas community as well as the day-to-day operations and attendee services at International CES, the world's largest trade show for consumer technology, the association said.
Before joining CEA, Lutz was an operations manager with Reed Exhibitions in Norwalk, Conn. She started her career as a conference coordinator with Conference Management Company, which later became Ullo International.
"Our operational excellence and world-class reputation directly flows from the cutting edge professionalism Laurie brings to her job," said CEA president/CEO Gary Shapiro.