Location: PRAIRIE VILLAGE
Description of Experience: 10 years US Hotels experience in the roles of Front Desk Supervisor, Catering Manager, Conference Services Manager and Director of Catering. 20 years experience as a professional planner of conferences, conventions, trade shows, meetings and special events throughout the USA and Brazil.
Registration Software Proficiency: Regonline, Cvent
Languages Spoken: Native English Speaker, Fluent in Brazilian Portuguese
Full Bio: I began my hospitality industry career at the age of seven, coordinating a neighborhood fundraising carnival. We snacked on most of the profits, but my passion for producing and managing conferences and events was born. The past 25 years as a planner professional have helped me develop strong project management, contract negotiation, marketing and team management skills. My expertise includes the proven ability to set, achieve and maintain business goals and objectives through collaboration, leadership and resource management. Client Partners: US Government agencies, national and state associations, corporations across varied industries, nonprofit organizations and educational institutions. Specialties: Contract Negotiation, Budget Management, Event Branding, Marketing, Registration Development and Execution, Project Management, Logistics Planning, International Programs, Vendor Relations, On-Site Management.