Allison Schaefer

Allison began her career in the destination management industry over 8 years ago and has worked in all facets of the business from proposal development and sales to complete program management and operation. As a Product Development Manager, Allison handled the creation of creative, well-researched, attractive and viable sales proposals. As a Senior Program Manager, Allison oversaw the day-to-day activities of the Operations Department while focusing on the management and successful production of effective programs for major national and global clients. Such programs included tour packages, shuttle transportation, custom evening events, themed parties and highly individualized incentive travel.

Currently, as an Independent Event Specialist, Allison brings companies her knowledge of the industry and her successful practices. Her attention to detail, ability to foresee and minimize potential issues and excitement for the high paced, creative event industry has allowed Allison to immediately contribute to the planning and operation of every project. Allison is often noted for her acute attention to detail and her outstanding ability to react to any situation in a calm and productive manner, offering relevant and dynamic solutions for her clients.

Allison received her Bachelor of Arts degree at Emory University in English and continues her education with every program she operates. When time allows, Allison enjoys playing soccer, attending book club and hosting family and friends.