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Speakers

Speakers

Alison Baringer English

Alison Baringer English

North Carolina Azalea Festival
Executive Director
Andrew Vandepopulier

Andrew Vandepopulier

Haas & Wilkerson Insurance
Producer - Festival Specialist
Annie Frisoli, CFEE

Annie Frisoli, CFEE

Creating Community, LLC
Founder & CEO
Anthony Vernon

Anthony Vernon

Blerter
Head of Sales & Partnerships
Ashanti Bentil-Dhue

Ashanti Bentil-Dhue

Diversity Ally & Black in Events
Co-Founder
Bert Oliva

Bert Oliva

BOWA World
President
Cassie Dispenza

Cassie Dispenza

Saffire
Senior Director of Partnerships & Marketing
Chris Baylis

Chris Baylis

The Sponsorship Collective
CEO
Cindy Lerick, CFEE

Cindy Lerick, CFEE

The ART of Events
Owner
Dawn Read

Dawn Read

Winterfest, Inc.
Event Manager
Dennis Freeman

Dennis Freeman

Freeman Enterprises
Special Event Producer
Donald Forgione

Donald Forgione

Tailgate Talks
Executive Director
Ellesor Holder, CFEE

Ellesor Holder, CFEE

Gray Marketing & PR
Owner
Erin Regrutto

Erin Regrutto

Freeman Enterprises
Senior Event Manager
Gregg Snowden

Gregg Snowden

South Florida Ford
Account Director
Gregory Smith

Gregory Smith

Qtego
Director of Southeast Market
Holly McPhail

Holly McPhail

Winwood Communications
Ira Rosen, CFEE

Ira Rosen, CFEE

Temple University School of Sport, Tourism & Hospitality Management
Program Director-Event Leadership Executive Certificate Program
Jeff English

Jeff English

Kentucky Derby Festival
Senior Vice President / General Counsel
John Harris

John Harris

Gray Robinson
Alcohol Beverage & Tobacco Licensing and Compliance Consulting
Kevin McNulty

Kevin McNulty

NetWeave Social Networking
Co-Founder and President
Liane Carmen

Liane Carmen

Coca-Cola North America
Marketing Asset Manager
Mackenzie Means

Mackenzie Means

Southwest Airlines
Experiential & Marketing Sponsorships
Mairin Petrone

Mairin Petrone

Pittsburgh Irish Festival
Executive Director
Michael Bleau

Michael Bleau

Event Hub
Co-Founder
Nausheen Punjani

Nausheen Punjani

Eventeny
Co-Founder
Peter Ashwin

Peter Ashwin

Event Risk Management Solutions
Principal
Rachel Trice, CFEE

Rachel Trice, CFEE

Home Builders Association of Metro Portland
Chief  Marketing Officer/SVP Strategic Partnerships
Shannon Tarrant

Shannon Tarrant

Wedding Venue Map
Founder
Sherron Washington

Sherron Washington

The P3 Solution
MarComm Strategist
Suzanne Neve

Suzanne Neve

Florida Festivals & Events Association
CEO
Sylvia Allen, CFEE

Sylvia Allen, CFEE

Allen Consulting, Inc.
President
Teresa Stas

Teresa Stas

Green Cactus, LLC
Director
Thom Pirone

Thom Pirone

Stronghold Training
Servant Leader & Owner
Tonisha Landry

Tonisha Landry

kak & co, llc/ Points of Light
Event Strategist / Sr. Director Events
Vern Biaett, CFEE

Vern Biaett, CFEE

Highpoint University
Adjunct Professor
Vivian Belzaguy

Vivian Belzaguy

Ascendance Sustainable Events
Owner