• Roland Michael Pinto Named Director of Operations for CMA Association Management

    POSTED January 31, 2018

From Fairless Hills, PA, Roland Michael Pinto has been named the director of operations for CMA Association Management, an award-winning, full service association management company with a strategic marketing division.

Pinto is a strategic professional with expertise in operations management, non-profit management, marketing and project management. “With Roland’s wealth of knowledge, experience and industry involvement, he is poised to be a major contributor to CMA’s association clients,” said Jeffrey Barnhart, president and CEO of CMA, which has been providing leadership and governance, association headquarters, membership and member programs, growth-engine platforms, financial oversight, event management and full-service marketing solutions for more than 30 years. “He has a solid work ethic and excellent leadership qualities that he brings to the team.”

In his new role, Pinto will identify and target areas for operational enhancement and employee productivity. “I am thrilled to be guiding and helping associations grow membership, conference attendance and sponsorships. My background in operations and finance management, including working with various nonprofit organizations, will prove to be an asset to those organizations,” said Pinto.

CMA Association Management recognized Maureen Sojka as the newest Crew Star award winner for her enthusiasm and client delight.

Sojka is an events manager who joined CMA 18 months ago, and earned the award during the company’s first business quarter.


Ileana Acosta has been appointed as the new director of sales and marketing for the Kimpton Ink48 Hotel in New York City, New York! In her new endeavor, Acosta will be executing strategies to increase hotel occupancy and revenue as well as drive bookings for the hotel’s 6,000 square feet of meeting and event space.


Thomas J.W. Voss has just been appointed managing director of the 1,048-room-Fairmont Austin, opening the summer of next year. He will be responsible for overall operations, performance and strategic direction for the newest and largest Fairmont hotel in the U.S.

With more than 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Voss has held a number of positions, including executive roles with Starwood Hotels.