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Louann C. | Elance
 
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Louann C.

Seasoned Meeting, Event & Hospitality Professional
   United States
  |   Kenner, LA
  |  4:28 pm Local Time

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Overview

Seasoned Meetings and Hospitality professional with an extensive leadership background in corporate meetings, high-end group travel incentives, trade shows, luxury hospitality and corporate travel. Industry thought leader recognized for developing and managing highly effective strategic meetings management campaigns.

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Portfolio

Blog for i-Meet.com on Festivals throughout Spain
Transitioned to supplier organization in 2010, providing global account management and...
A variety of article featuring my work and success in managing a meetings and luxury...

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meetings management
Strategic Meetings Management
P&L Management
Hotel Sourcing and Contracting
On-Site Even Operations
Content Management

Employment

StarCite / The Active Network
Global Account Manager
2010 - 2013
Responsible for the overall expansion and success of enterprise-wide meetings technology platform for assigned account portfolio in the life sciences, technology, financial and consumer products...
Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.
Meeting Services Manager
2006 - 2010
Director-level position providing leadership and direction to the Meeting Services, Strategic Hotel Sourcing and administrative teams. Developed and executed upon Strategic Meetings Management...
The Anthony Robbins Companies / Robbins Research
Director of Production
2004 - 2006
Responsible for leadership of the Production team and overall delivery of over 200 events, both domestic and international. Led cross-functional teams to strategically align content, design,...
Amgen USA
Manager, Meeting Planning & Trade Shows
2003 - 2004
Responsible for the overall leadership of the meeting planning and tradeshow team dedicated to supporting the nephrology business unit. Led the cross functional planning teams in the development...
The Ritz-Carlton Huntington Hotel & Spa
Director of Catering & Conference Services
2001 - 2003
Executive Committee level position responsible for leading the Catering, Conference Services and Conference Concierge teams. Complete P&L responsibility for over $10M in group business revenue as...
Le Meridien New Orleans
Director of Conference Services
1998 - 2001
Responsible for the overall leadership and development of the Conference Services team. Actively participated in yield management initiatives, budget planning and group business profitability in a...

Education

Minneapolis Business College
Business Studies
- 1987
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Meeting Planning
Event Planning
Hotel Sourcing
Strategic Meeting Management
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