For almost 20 years, Nicole has been at the helm of marketing departments of respected media and technology companies and has devised growth strategies and tactics for trade shows, conferences, live and traditional media. The events she has worked on range from intimate, appointment-based 200 person events to top 200 Trade Show, International Beauty Show – New York (60,000 ppl) to everything in between. Nicole has launched and rebranded events, facilitated advisory boards, moderated panels, garnered top-tier media placements, emceed conferences, written code and has led teams to consistent high achievement and accolades. She is currently Executive Vice President at BizBash Media and amongst other responsibilities, oversees the marketing, events and audience development groups. She stands firmly behind the belief that the personal handshake is irreplaceable and takes tremendous pride in helping facilitate authentic and meaningful connections at her events.