People News: Kimberly Rometo / Liz Amore

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Elizabeth “Liz” Amore is president of Amore Communications in Miami. She was previously manager, donor relations and communications for the YES Institute; earlier, she was was executive director of communications and public relations at the University of Miami. Amore has a BBA from Florida International University and an a master’s in strategic communications from the University of Miami.

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Name: Kimberly Rometo

New position: Vice president, chief information officer for the Miami Dolphins.

From: AmericasMart Atlanta, where she was chief information officer.

About: Rometo will manage and direct technology initiatives and the strategic direction of information technology at the Miami Dolphins and Hard Rock Stadium.

Also: She developed and activated tools that enabled AmericasMart’s digital transformation, delivering an exhibitor and attendee experience for its 17 annual markets, supporting more than 7.1 million square feet. of convention space with shows serving retailers, designers and major buying groups from all U.S. states and more than 80 countries. For this, Rometo was a 2018 Women in Technology Women of the Year awards honoree. She began her career with AT&T.

Education: Rometo has a bachelor’s in communication, and a master’s in information and telecommunication systems, from Ohio University.

Best advice: The best advice I have ever received was from my former CFO who told me that once you realize the worst answer you could receive to any question is no, then you should never be afraid to ask. Understanding this allowed me to never hesitate in asking those tough questions, take risks and face challenges.