Tess is passionate about smart technology for hospitality professionals. She’s always on the road educating event professionals on the latest and greatest technologies, as well as practical tech solutions that can make their lives easier and more efficient. Tess is Event Evangelist with DAHLIA+ AGENCY, Chief Event Executioner for iSocialExecution, Inc.; and Speaker. She is the former Senior Event Lead, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Tech Evangelist with The Meeting Pool and Conference Center Manager, Atlanta Technical College; where she served on the President’s Leadership Team.
Tess is a CMP (Certified Meeting Professional), DES (Digital Event Strategist), a member of Skål International; stage manages for TEDxPeachtree; “Meetings Trendsetter 2014” & awarded the GaMPI Shining Star Award. A native Chicagoan by way of Atlanta, she holds a BA from Spelman College enjoys social media, creative visionary thinking, tennis & watching mixed martial arts (MMA).