NAME: Vicki Lepore-Saavedra
PROFESSIONAL TITLE: Senior Solutions Sales Executive | CEM, CASE
COMPANY & BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
As one of the largest providers of rental technology and support services in the U.S., SmartSource® has been an industry leader for more than 35 years. We offer a full range of AV, IT, and business technology solutions through our large national footprint, whether for in-person, virtual, or hybrid gatherings. SmartSource has the technology and expertise to help you create flawless meetings and events. We are an extension of our clients’ teams, so our clients can focus on their goals instead of getting caught up in the details.
ARE YOU ON A COMMITTEE OR SERVING IN A LEADERSHIP POSITION WITH SGMP:
Not currently. I am newly involved in SGMP.
YEARS IN THE INDUSTRY: 28
YEARS WITH SGMP: First year
ARE YOU A CERTIFIED GOVERNMENT MEETING PROFESSIONAL (CGMP):
No, although I do have Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM) and CASE designations
SHARE A FUN FACT ABOUT YOU: I used to be a professional dance roller skater
WHAT MOTIVATES YOU: Family
ACCOMPLISHMENT/ACHIEVEMENT YOU MOST PROUD OF:
Achieving both my professional industry designations of CEM and CASE