Julie is the CEO and Co-Founder of PartySlate, a digital marketing platform focused on giving top tier event professionals a new way to share their work and build their brand. Before launching her own company, Julie held a number of leadership positions at leading mobile and digital agencies over the past 20 years. Most recently,.. read more →

Debra Roth is telling the truth when she says she learned about stretch-fabric from the inside-out. Beginning in the heyday of the 80’s performance art movement, Debra created art in motion by the live animation of abstract, sculptural forms and costumes made of stretch-fabric that she, literally, performed within. And to enhance the theatrical experience, she designed and sewed.. read more →

Owen Lean, The Bachelor of Magic, has been doing all of this ever since he graduated in 2006 with the world’s first degree in street magic. When Owen received his degree he made the front page of the Irish Times, and several other national newspapers. A year later his house burned down and he lost.. read more →

Elizabeth Marsh Floral Design is based at the heart of the industry in New Covent Garden Market.  It provides a wide range of clients with stunning weekly flowers, bouquets, wedding and event flowers, styling, sculptures and art installations.  It represents the client’s brand or personality in a unique way and is building an impressive client.. read more →

Mark Cooper of the United Kingdom is the chief executive officer of IACC. Following a thorough global search, IACC announced the appointment of Cooper, in October, 2012. Cooper brings to IACC 25 years of experience in the global meetings industry working for both U.S. and U.K.based organisations, in a number of leadership roles requiring a.. read more →

John has over 30 years of experience in the events industry as a PCO and technology specialist. He spent the first 14 years of his career as a PCO with Congrex, before starting Shocklogic in 1997. As well as being an ICCA member for 26 years, he has also been on the ICCA board of.. read more →

Elisabeth Hansa, owner of ELISABETH HANSA, Support & Strategy On Demand is an accomplished managing director specialising in marketing and business development of global meeting industry sales with 30 years of experience impacting major convention corporations through orchestration of sales and acquisitions, public relations, and high-quality convention and event management. She has extensive experience as.. read more →

Sorcha is an artist turned producer with over 20 years experience in the corporate and live events market. She understands exactly what live performance can bring to an event and how it enhances the guest’s experience to create a lasting impression. Originally drawn to the world of circus by a fascination with fire and movement,.. read more →

Heather is the Founder/CEO of Aspire Meetings & Events LLC, a full-service meeting and event solutions firm that specializes in site selection/sourcing, event management, event operations, assessment and implementation of meeting and event technology, and non-profit management. She is also a National Account Manager for Experient, a Maritz Global Travel Company. Heather has nearly 20 years.. read more →

Amy O’Malley is a Director of Sales with SpotMe, the trusted event app platform and global app partner for high-stakes meetings and events. Prior to SpotMe, Amy was an Associate Director in the Meetings Department at CEB, opened the Westin Arlington Gateway with Starwood Hotels, and supported University events with Cornell Catering. At CEB, she.. read more →