John Ward, GAMA's new Executive Director
January 5, 2009 (Columbus, Ohio) – After an extensive search and hiring process, the GAMA board proudly introduces John Ward as the association’s new Executive Director.
“John is the strong, insightful, and experienced leader that both GAMA and our industry need,” said Rick Loomis, president of the GAMA board. “This is a critical time. That’s why the board approached the search process with so much patience and diligence. We’re very pleased with this outcome. ”
“I’m excited about the opportunities ahead,” Ward said, “and ready to work with every level of our industry to overcome the challenges we all face.” Continue reading
December 30, 2008 (Columbus, OH) — After an intensive search over the last few months, GAMA has its new executive director. Watch for complete details on Monday, January 5.
“The paperwork is all signed,” said Anthony Gallela, GAMA’s current executive director. “I’m very pleased with the candidate that the board selected. He brings a lot of management experience to the position, along with a strong devotion to our industry.” Continue reading
The board interviewed several finalists during their November meeting in Columbus and made an offer. The candidate and the board are finalizing the last few details right now, so watch for exciting news very soon!
The Board of Directors chose GAMA’s new Executive Director at its fall meeting on November 13th and 14th. The Board is currently in the process of crafting a job offer and contract, and will notify applicants of their status as soon as that offer is ready. A public announcement will be made after the offer has been accepted and the finalists have been informed of their outcome in the search.
The board narrowed its choices to four finalists, who will meet with the board at GAMA headquarters in Columbus, Ohio for face-to-face interviews this week. More news to come soon!
The board has narrowed down its choices to four finalists, who will be coming to GAMA headquarters in Columbus, Ohio for face-to-face interviews at the Board Meeting next week.
The search for GAMA’s next Executive Director closes on October 15. To apply, email your resume, references, and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Do not mail, fax, or hand-deliver your application to the GAMA office, please!)
For details of the Executive Director position, see this earlier post.