Pacific Telecommunications Council appoints Brian Moon as new CEO

Brian Moon, Chief Executive Officer at Pacific Telecommunications Council

Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) announces the appointment of Brian Moon as CEO of the organization, effective 1 October 2022, following a global search process. Brian held a variety of roles over a span of 15 years at the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).

What does Moon bring to his new role at PTC?

Prior to joining PTC, he was the VP of sales and business development at CTA, where he led the sales and business development team for CTA and CES, driving growth and industry engagement for the influential technology event. Previously he was vice president of international sales from 2014 to 2020 and national accounts manager from 2003 to 2009.

In addition to his two tenures at CTA, Brian was also vice president of sales, convention and allied membership with the National Restaurant Association, and manager of industry relations and exhibits at the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses.

Brian has a Bachelor of Science degree in Professional and Technical Communication with a concentration in Marketing from Rochester Institute of Technology. He is a member of the International Association of Exhibition and Events and certified in exhibition management.

What were the executives’ thoughts on the appointment?

“The leadership team at PTC is delighted to welcome Brian Moon to the role of CEO, following Sharon Nakama’s retirement,” said PTC President and Board of Governors Chair Sean Bergin.

“Brian’s management experience coupled with strong business development skills, will help PTC strengthen its membership value proposition, drive sponsor partnerships, and extend strategic alliances and vision in line with our core mission as a membership-based firm.”

Commenting on his appointment, PTC CEO, Brian Moon said, “I am thrilled to be joining the amazing team at PTC and even happier to lead the organization and industry through its next phase of growth – as the reliance and continued advancements in information and communications technology will create new opportunities for innovation and partnerships.”