KATHY NEWBY

DIRECTOR OF SALES

Kathy is a career event professional. She started in 1986 managing and executing trade shows and then quickly moved to the production and rental side of special events. Her expertise is in venue transformation, logistics, and creating a seamless full-service event experience. Kathy’s comfortable style and broad range of event knowledge are well suited for both social and corporate clientele. Kathy’s accomplishments range from celebrity weddings and professional sports events to cultural celebrations and non-profit gala benefits including: Oprah Winfrey, Kanye West, Barry Bonds, Courteney Cox, Jonathan Newhouse, Penny Pritzker, 49ers, NFL, Stanford University, and Ronald Reagan Library.

EVENT INDUSTRY LEADERSHIP

Chapter President and Regional VP, International Special Events Society; Advisory Board, Student Event Planners Association; Advisory Board, Special Events Magazine; National Director of Professional Development, Wedding International Professionals Association


PROFESSIONAL AWARDS

Mettle Attitude Award – ILEA; Heart and Soul Award for Outstanding ILEANCC Chapter Leadership; Member of the Year - ILEA; President’s Award - NACE; ILEA Esprit Award – Best Event Volunteer Collaboration; Smart Women in Meetings Award Winner as a “Stellar Performer”; American Rental Association – Dynamic Women in Rental

 

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