|Contrary to popular belief, there most certainly is an “I” in team. It is the same “I” that appears three times in “responsibility”.
~ Amber Harding
Maralynn Adams, CMP
Maralynn Adams has been a visible force in the event industry for over 23 years. Her passion and creativity, attention to detail and flawless execution ensure that all of the events she manages are a success.
She began her career as a Marketing Program Manager for Oracle Corporation, where she managed partner conferences, executive summits, lead generation seminars and special events. Maralynn has also held Event Manager positions with McAfee, Openwave Systems and Cisco, where she successfully managed events with multi-million dollar budgets that ranged in attendance from 100 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ 6,000. She most recently spent two years at Immersa Marketing as a Senior Event Manager and because of her extensive expertise and background, she was placed in key role positions managing several of the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s largest and most valuable accounts.
She was selected Ã¢â‚¬Å“Meeting Professional to WatchÃ¢â‚¬Â in 2002 by Convention South Magazine and has been featured in numerous publications with interviews and articles for Ã¢â‚¬Å“Business Travel NewsÃ¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“MPI Northern California Chapter PerspectiveÃ¢â‚¬Â. Maralynn has attended San Jose State University, is a member of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and has completed her Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), an accreditation established by the Convention Industry Council in Washington, DC.
In 2008, Maralynn started her own corporate event management company, The Corporate Event Group, LLC, which has been successfully providing expert service to its many valued clients.
Maralynn Adams can be reached at maralynn (at) thecorporateeventgroup.com.
Teddi L. Hosman, CMP
Teddi Hosman has made her mark on the events industry for the past 25 years.
She started her career as an Event Manager for Humongous Entertainment, where she handled trade shows, product launches, board meetings and internal events. Teddi has gone on to manage a wide variety of corporate events and co-developed consolidated event planning departments in Seattle and Silicon Valley for companies such as The Olympic Four Seasons, Weyerhaeuser, Univar USA, Cisco Systems and Spansion, Inc.
She has been published and profiled in several publications and was most recently interviewed in Ã¢â‚¬Å“Smart Meetings MagazineÃ¢â‚¬Â. In addition to studying Business & Arts and Interior Design in college, Teddi is also a member of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and has completed her Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), an accreditation established by the Convention Industry Council in Washington, DC.
Teddi joined The Corporate Event Group, LLC in 2008 and is continually impressing clients with her creativity and expertise.
Teddi Hosman can be reached at teddi (at) thecorporateeventgroup.com.