Description of Experience: Jennifer is an independent meeting and event planner located in the San Francisco Bay Area with over 10 years of experience. She has planned a variety of meetings and events for biotech companies, corporations and associations. Jennifer has the knowledge to manage every aspect of international and domestic meetings that have ranged from 10-2500 attendees. Jennifer obtained her CMP (Certified Meeting Professional) in 2004.
Registration Software Proficiency: Cvent
Languages Spoken: English
Full Bio: Before Jennifer began working as an independent meeting planner, she was Senior Meeting & Event Specialist at Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics for 7 years. She managed the Travel and Meetings Dept, which included a team of meeting planners and an on-site travel agency. She oversaw $9 million in meeting spend and $18 million in travel. She managed every phase of the meeting planning: site selection, contract negotiation, rooming lists, air and ground travel, event food & beverage, budgets and final bill reconciliation. Jennifer has also worked as a Meeting Planner for an association management firm.