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We create memorable experiences for our team, clients, partners, and community that bring brands to life and foster human connections.
People are at the heart of everything we do. We empower our team to collaborate, pursue their passions and show up as their authentic selves. We believe in celebrating the moments and the importance of remembering the little things.
We believe in building a strong family of exceptional individuals who are authentic, collaborative, and passionate about the work they do and the lives they touch.
We empower our people to take ownership of their roles and careers.
Whether it’s at an event or in the office, we want to create customized environments that are friendly, warm, and exciting. We believe an environment sets the foundation of a conversation in our events and workplace.
The industry we are in is ever changing; we not only adapt but help stimulate change in the events we manage and teams with which we partner.
We are a strategic team of event managers who offer end-to-end solutions and value to our clients.
We are a team of detailed event planners who realize it’s important to remember the little things.
We celebrate moments and find unique and thoughtful ways to give thanks.
Meet Our Team
We are a passionate team of inspired individuals who work together to create impactful experiences
A 19-year event veteran, Jenn’s expertise led her to manage hundreds of events ranging from Executive launches and press conferences to celebrity chef dinners and parties scaling from 15 – 15,000. Her experience in the industry developed credible partnerships with both her client and vendor teams. Jenn strives for perfection and enjoys to be challenged; she ensures every detail is customized appropriately for the business goals and audience at hand.
When not managing events, you may see Jenn out at the park with her three girls or tasting the wonderful wines of Washington.
Associate Director of Strategy and Development
Over the past 7 years in the events industry, Ali has delivered events of all sizes and loves the challenge of bringing brands to life and exceeding client expectations. As a team manager, she has taken her organizational skills and strategic mindset to oversee client accounts and Premier Events company initiatives. With a focus on company development, she is passionate about the team’s growth to continue delivering exceptional work experiences to our clients and partners.
Outside of work Ali can be found soaking up every minute with her husband and son, taking her two pups to the dog park or enjoying a movie.
Director of Operations
After 12 years in Sales and Marketing leadership positions in the wireless industry, Andrew joined the team five years ago to support event logistics and operations. With a wealth of experience in project management, marketing strategy, and budgetary management Andrew delivers instant value to his clients and a seamless experience to attendees. He loves empowering the Premier Events team to realize their full potential and creating both a unique as well as wonderful work culture.
Andrew’s free-time evaporated 12 years ago with the birth of the first of his three daughters, but he cherishes every minute. He spends most of his off-time driving to-and-from soccer practice and enjoying Washington red wines, after soccer pick-up of course. One day he hopes to clean his garage to a point where a car will finally be parked in one of the three stalls and in doing so potentially discovering where his golf clubs have been hiding all of these years.
Senior Event Team Lead
Prior to her arrival at Premier Events, Jenn served as an account manager, overseeing and managing large Microsoft launch projects and summits. Her attention to detail, work ethic and strong client relationships became the ingredients to her success. Jenn constantly emphasizes teamwork and collaborative thinking to ensure that the needs of her clients are met. She is a driven, yet personable individual who is self-motivated and very capable of achieving any goal in which she sets her mind.
When she’s not working, Jenn enjoys being home and spending time with her family as well as enjoying the wines that Washington has to offer.
Senior Event Team Lead
With over 13 years of event planning and project management experience, Janna has managed events ranging from 10-40,000 attendees. Whether it is an C-suite level event, a partner conference larger than most small cities, or a product launch, she brings her seasoned skills and detailed organization into all aspects of planning. Janna understands the importance and value of events as she strives to see the goals and objectives met on every project. She values the evolving event industry and finding a positive outcome in any challenge.
When Janna is not working, she is enjoying time with family as well as friends and most likely cheering on her kids at various sports and activities. Rejuvenation for Janna is found through running, being by the water, or sipping a great glass of cabernet.
Senior Event Manager
A 15+ year event veteran and 25+ year project manager, Kevin has managed hundreds of projects ranging from large conferences, press events, product launches, entertainment production, roadshows and executive offsites. Kevin leaves no detail left behind and has a deep understanding of the entire event framework while keeping his projects on task.
When not managing events Kevin enjoys hiking, playing athletics, philanthropic projects and family.
Senior Event Manager
A 25+ year event veteran, Tim has managed hundreds of events ranging from large conferences, tradeshow booths, press events, executive events, and roadshows. Tim has managed events all over the world and in six of the seven continents.
When not managing events Tim enjoys dirt bikes, weight lifting, reading and most of all hanging out with his family.
Justin brings with him six years of trade show experience with an emphasis on project and account management, three years in conferences & events as well as five years of digital marketing experience. He is a dedicated and committed professional overseeing and managing shows of various sizes in the technology industry.
Justin has a passion for fitness and is no stranger to the gym. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling with his husband and spoiling his two dogs, Lexi and Niko.
Possessing a unique perspective with a hospitality and convention services background, Jamie brings over 6 years of event management experience to the team. Prior to joining Premier Events, Jamie worked for Starwood Hotels & Resorts as a convention services manager in one of the preeminent hotels in Los Angeles. Whether handling a 10 person meeting or a 3,000 person conference, Jamie achieved success through her client-focused attitude and high level of attention to detail. She prides herself on problem-solving under pressure and an unparalleled understanding of event logistics from multiple perspectives. There is nothing Jamie enjoys more than seeing an event come to life.
Outside of work, you can find Jamie exploring new restaurants in the Seattle area, sampling local wines, and enjoying concerts with her boyfriend and friends
Brenda brings several years of experience planning and executing white glove events in both the corporate and non-profit sector. Brenda is wise beyond her years as she continues to create processes and offer solutions for her events. She delivers a level of professionalism and exhibits a go-getter attitude that drives her to create the best possible event experience for her clients.
If not at work you can find Brenda shopping when she shouldn’t be, eating sweets for breakfast, or dancing her heart away at local concerts.
Alicia has over 6 years of experience as an event management professional. She has planned and executed hundreds of events including various conferences, galas, and corporate events for clients including Microsoft, Adidas, Google, National Grid, J.P. Morgan and John Hancock. Her event experience ranges from large-scale multi-day events like Sail Boston, with over 1 million visitors, and the Boston Marathon Expo with 100,000+ attendees to more exclusive events with corporate executives and elected officials. No matter how large or complex the event is, Alicia always does a flawless job with a positive attitude and a smile on her face.
Outside of work, you can find Alicia swinging away on a golf course, playing tennis, taking a yoga class or exploring Seattle’s yummy food scene.
Steve brings a variety of career experiences to the Premier Events Team. Whether it be his recent service as a public school behavior Interventionist, his moonlighting career as a musician, or his many years in the wireless industry, he approaches his work with a passion for service. Steve provides behind-the-scenes operational support with efficiency and value.
During his spare time, Steve can be found performing music on various stages around the Puget Sound and exploring The Cascade Mountain Range.
Sr. Event Coordinator
Julie has 5 years of experience in consumer package goods sales with Philip Morris USA and Kraft North American Foodservice working with major brands like Marlboro and Oscar Mayer. She took some time to raise her young kids, but stayed connected while volunteering at a busy food pantry and producing a large school musical. Recently, Julie worked in the local school district as a technology specialist providing technical support for staff and students. Julie is a big-picture thinker who can provide creative problem-solving and excellent customer service.
Outside of work, Julie can be found managing a house full of four busy teenagers, one loving husband and two crazy cats.
Sr. Event Coordinator
Erika brings six years of experience in event management and marketing to the team. Her background includes nonprofit, arts, education and corporate events. Some of the organizations she has worked with in the past include the National Endowment for the Arts, Americans for the Arts, Boeing, T-Mobile, Bumble and Microsoft. Erika is responsive, creative and always asking the question, “what’s possible?” She is the person you go to when you are stuck, and Erika takes pride in her ability to problem solve with grace, innovation, heart and patience under pressure.
Erika has a passion for the arts and outdoors. In her spare time, you can find her performing improv, getting lost in art museums, running or camping with her daughter.
Camille is a recent graduate from the University of British Columbia, studying geography and sociology because of her love for learning about the world and connecting with people. She brings to the team several years of diverse event coordination experience, including planning events for prospective students at the University of British Columbia, and in the global health sector helping with an international clinical trial data management software conference. Above all, Camille thrives when meeting new people, finding creative solutions under pressure, working as part of a team, and she does it all with a smile on her face.
When not coordinating events, Camille can be found cheering on the Seahawks and managing her fantasy football team, reading for her book club, running along Lake Washington, playing board games with friends, and finding a way to travel to a country she’s never been to before.