Meet the 2020 Connect Corporate 15 Over 50

The Connect Corporate 15 Over 50 has been shaping the events industry for years. Congratulations to them all.

Meet the 2020 Connect Corporate 15 Over 50

Connect Corporate is proud to present our 15 Over 50. These individuals are leaders, mentors and stars who moved the events industry forward for decades. We are proud to salute their first-class efforts.

Heather Allen 
CEO and Co-Founder, Mindful Meeting Pros

Dahlia El Gazzar, DES, altMBA, ECC
Tech Evangelist + Idea Igniteur, DAHLIA+ Agency

Byron Kane Frazier, DMCP
General Manager, 360 Destination Group—Texas Division

Kay Johnson-Frutiger, CMP
Global Commercial Operations Meeting Planner, Covance

Carvie Gillikin
Chief Operating Officer, McVeigh Global Meetings and Events

Evelyn J. Hall
Executive Assistant/Meeting Planner, National Notary Association

Gary R. Hernbroth
Chief Motivating Officer, Training for Winners

Kim Hester
Vice President of Sales, JNR Incorporated

Bill Kilburg
Chairman and CEO, HPN Global

Allison Kinsley, CMM, CMP, CED
Chief Meeting Architect, Kinsley Meetings 

Margie Sitton
Senior Vice President, Sales and Services, San Diego Tourism Authority

Leonora Valvo
Co-Founder & CEO, Swoogo

Dianna Waldroup
Director of Convention Services, Destination DC

Katie Walters
Senior Account Specialist, Deco Productions, Inc.

Terri Woodin, CMP
Vice President, Marketing & Global Meeting Services, Meeting Sites Resource

Click here to see the 2020 Connect Association 15 Over 50.