December 1, 2017
Julia Uherek has been named Group Show Director for consumer goods fairs by Messe Frankfurt.
Messe Frankfurt has appointed Julia Uherek Group Show Director for consumer goods fairs, effective from today.
In her new position, Uherek will be responsible for the “strategic orientation” of the Paperworld, Creativeworld, Christmasworld, and Beautyworld trade fairs. Julia Uherek succeeds Cordelia von Gymnich, who will now be concentrating on her new responsibilities as the head of Messe Frankfurt’s Services division.
Uherek, who has a degree in journalism, started her career at Messe Frankfurt in 2008 as a trainee in the field of Corporate Communications. She took charge of the Marketing Communications for Consumer Goods department for these events in 2011, and according to Messe Frankfurt “will retain temporary responsibility for this department until further notice.”
Detlef Braun, Member of the Executive Board of Messe Frankfurt: “With her detailed knowledge of consumer goods markets and extensive expertise in marketing and PR, Julia Uherek boasts the skills and experience necessary to gear our trade fair formats for the future in a challenging industry environment. We are delighted that she has agreed to take on this important position.”
Julia Uherek will report to Stephan Kurzawski, Senior Vice President of Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH.
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