Description of Experience: Chief Event Executioner. Execute starts where Preparing the Logistics And Negotiations are complete. (PLAN). She is a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) and Digital Event Strategist (DES). Tess is active with Meeting Professionals International Georgia Chapter (GaMPI), Association of Conference Collegiate Event Directors International, PCMA, and GMIC. As the former Alumnae Programs Manager at Spelman College, Vismale is an authority on producing large-scale events which resulted in over 500,000 attendees during her tenure. Her entrepreneurial acumen and techno savvy talents were commissioned for the coveted as Stage Manager for TEDxPeachtree conference and she was heralded as a ‘Who’s Who in Black Atlanta’ honoree. Vismale was featured in the “How To…” edition of Connect Meeting Intelligence Magazine’s article, entitled “How I Work: Tess Vismale on Executing Events.” Vismale is on the ATC President’s Leadership Team focusing on community engagement, was named “Meetings Trendsetter 2014” by Meetings Focus Magazine, awarded the Shining Star Award from GaMPI and Phenomenal Speaker Award from American Business Women’s Association. She was also co-presenter at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and PCMA’s Convening Leaders Conferences, both on the subject of Tech Tools for professionals. Vismale is contributing editor for The Eco Review Magazine and Event Tech Consultant of The Meeting Pool. A native Chicagoan by way of Atlanta, she holds a certificate in Conference Meeting Management from the University of Georgia and a BA degree from Spelman College. In her spare time, Vismale enjoys social media.
Registration Software Proficiency: Averaged
Languages Spoken: English