Barbie was born and raised in the Hampton Roads area. She has worked in the event industry for 12 years producing hundreds of B2B events and consumer shows. Some of these events include boat shows, bridal shows, auto shows, marketing events, educational conferences, children’s fairs, military and business awards banquets and more. Her specialties include budget management, strategic planning, event marketing, logistics, vendor relations and process improvement.
Barbie is an ENTJ (Myers-Briggs) and her top 5 strengths (Strengths Finder 2.0) are: Developer, Includer, Significance, Focus and Positivity.
She is a highly-caffeinated soccer mom with an affinity for all things fall and a passion for baking.