Did you hear?... VNU taps Andy Tompkins to head ASR Group

Andy Tompkins, currently trade show director for Outdoor Retailer Winter Market and Summer Market and Fly-Fishing Retailer World trade shows, will assume the title of ASR Group show director.
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VNU Expositions has turned to one of its own to fill the recent vacancy created as current ASR Group Show Director Kevin Flanagan departs to fill a marketing position at Reef. Andy Tompkins, currently trade show director for Outdoor Retailer Winter Market and Summer Market and Fly-Fishing Retailer World trade shows, will assume the title of ASR Group show director. Tompkins has been with VNU for 10 years. Peter Devin, Outdoor Group director for VNU Expositions, told SNEWS® that the company would be ready to announce Tompkins' replacement by the end of April. SNEWS® View: Congratulations! ASR keeps filling its leadership roster with top guns. Andy has been an awesome friend to the outdoor industry and a superb influence on the direction and tone of both Outdoor Retailer trade shows. He will be missed.

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