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A CMO Panel Event: An Evening with Orlando Experts

February 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$15 – $35

Join AMA Orlando for an exclusive opportunity to sit down with CMOs from around Central Florida. Gain career advice and marketing insights from these powerhouse marketing mavens. Join us as we dive into topics ranging from career advancement, strategy tips and the future of agency / brand relationships. If you work in the marketing, advertising or PR space – this is a can’t miss event!

Moderator: Lisa Hultquist, SVP of Marketing, Orlando Economic Partnership

Our panel includes:

Lori Gustafson, VP of Brand Strategy, Wyndham Destinations
Grant Heston, VP of Communications & Marketing, UCF

(FULL BIOS BELOW EVENT DESCRIPTION)
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6:00-6:30pm: Networking
6:30-6:45pm: Introductions
6:45-8:00pm: Panelist Q&A (Interactive, come with questions!)
8:00-9:00pm: Ultimate Mixer at 310

– Finger foods & light refreshments provided by 310 Restaurants

– Parking: There are several parking garages within walking distance of the Orlando Economic Partnership. The closest parking garage is located on Pine St, between Lake Ave and Rosalind Ave. All metered parking is free after 6pm.
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Lisa Hultquist: SVP of Marketing, Orlando Economic Partnership

Lisa Hultquist serves the Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications at the Orlando Economic Partnership. Lisa is a seasoned professional with more than 25 years of experience in promoting some of the world’s most famous brands including Hershey, NASA and Marriott. Lisa spent the last three years as the Senior Director of Sales, Marketing, Content and Education for Delaware North at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral where she directed the national sales & marketing efforts that led to three years of record-breaking attendance.

Sharon Line Clary: VP of Marketing, Florida Hospital

Sharon Line Clary is a graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Information, Management and Marketing and Master’s Degree in Marketing and Communication Technologies. Her experience includes positions with the sports, hospitality and healthcare fields including stints with the Florida State University Athletic and Sports Information Departments, World Cup Soccer, Olympic Games and Mission Inn Resort and Club. For the past 22 years, Sharon has been with Florida Hospital – soon to be AdventHealth. Currently, she is Vice President of Marketing where she oversees marketing and strategy for the nationally ranked health care system. Sharon provides strategic direction for Florida Hospital’s sports partnerships and strategic alliances.

Lori Gustafson: VP of Brand Strategy, Wyndham Destinations

Lori Gustafson serves as Vice President, Brand Strategy for Wyndham Destinations. In this capacity, she is responsible for developing, maintaining and evolving the Wyndham Destinations brand while also bringing Wyndham’s globally-recognized vacation brands to life. Under her guidance, a multi-disciplined creative and production team along with external brand agencies and key business partners develop and implement visual identity strategies, develop standards guidelines and maintain brand consistency through governance and compliance.

Grant Heston: Chief of Staff and Vice President for Communications and Marketing, University of Central Florida

Grant J. Heston is Chief of Staff and Vice President for Communications and Marketing for the University of Central Florida. He oversees the Office of the President, serves as the liaison to the Board of Trustees and is responsible for communications and marketing, WUCF TV and FM, University Audit and the Ombuds Office. He also oversees on-campus football game day operations and special assignments. Mr. Heston earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Florida and an MBA from UCF. He has been with UCF since 2007.

Thank you to the Orlando Economic Partnership for hosting this event and to our additional sponsors: MNI Targeted Media and Scoppechio

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$15 – $35
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Website:
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Venue

Orlando Economic Partnership
301 E Pine St Ste 900
Orlando, FL 32801 United States
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