Certified Meeting Professional Marissa Gallo

[DURHAM, N.C.] – Marissa Gallo, Event and Logistics Manager at All American Entertainment, was recently named a Certified Meeting Professional by the Events Industry Council.

This certification is a global recognition of excellence in the event planning industry. Gallo received the certification after passing a rigorous exam and meeting the professional and educational qualifications.

“Marissa is an amazing Logistics Manager who handles event logistics for our clients and talent.  She has expertise in travel, scheduling, marketing materials approvals and ground transportation management,” says Edie Boan, AAE’s Director of Client Services. “She connects our clients with their speakers during pre-event calls to discuss content and manages minute-by-minute event details the day of the event to ensure the ultimate success of an event for both client and speaker.”

Gallo joined AAE in 2017, and since joining the company she has managed the logistics for over 360 events. Before working for AAE, Gallo worked in the healthcare sector. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies and Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

“It’s important for me to continually challenge myself and that’s what the road to CMP has been all about. Nearly eight months after beginning the process I sat for my exam and was thrilled to see my hard work pay off,” says Gallo. “Earning my CMP has already made me a better planner and I am excited to continue to learn and develop my skills within the industry.”

About All American Entertainment

All American Entertainment (AAE) is a full-service booking agency connecting audiences with innovative minds and powerful ideas across all disciplines. As one of the largest global talent buyers, AAE works to identify and engage the best speakers for conferences, conventions, and special events, and has booked over $150M of celebrity talent on behalf of thousands of the most respected companies and organizations in the world. AAE has secured some of the most influential figures and thought leaders of our time, including: Sir Richard Branson, Amal Clooney, Mehmet Oz, Malcolm Gladwell, Magic Johnson, Caroline Kennedy, Anderson Cooper, Seth Meyers and Bruno Mars.

For more information about All American Entertainment, please visit www.allamericanspeakers.com or call 1-800-698-2536.