Audrain to Head Messe Frankfurt

David Audrain will succeed Roland Bleinroth as president of Messe Frankfurt, Inc.

Having been company president for 10 years, Bleinroth will join the board of management for Messe Stuttgart.

Audrain, currently chief operating officer and executive vice president of ConvExx in Las Vegas, previously held management positions with Miller Freeman, Hanley-Wood and Advanstar.

“I am excited about the opportunity to continue the growth of Messe Frankfurt in North America,” Audrain said.

“Messe Frankfurt and its show brands are recognized worldwide and there is tremendous potential for expanding in the North American marketplace. I look forward to being a part of this dynamic team.”

Messe Frankfurt hosts over 100 events in 16 countries per year.

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