Before joining Vivien Maier and Associates, Inc, Suzanne spent most of her career working in the hospitality industry in operations, food and beverage, and sales for luxury hotels and venues. VMA clients have the benefit of having an insider negotiate contracts on their behalf. We speak HOTEL!
Suzanne has planned events for a wide variety of corporate clients. In its first year of operation, Suzanne was instrumental in bringing the Microsoft CEO Summit to Waterway Cruises, where Vice President Al Gore was the guest of honor. She was a part of the opening staff for The Golf Club at Newcastle.
She has received the first “Supplier of the Year” Award for the Washington State Chapter of Meeting Planners International and was nominated for the Corporate Sales Person of the Year for Spirit Cruises Corporation.
Since joining VMA in 2003, Suzanne has turned her operations experience to planning events. She brings a high level of service and expertise to all aspects of each event from site selection, contract negotiation for both international and domestic venues, to AV and Speaker Management.