Julius Solaris

Founder and Editor

Company: EventMB.com

Speaker | Industry Influencer | Experience Design | Event Tech

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Chaitra Vedullapalli

Co-Founder & CMO

Company: Meylah

Business Leader | Cloud Thought Leader | Women in Cloud | TEDx & UN Speaker

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Nikki Rausch


Company: Sales Maven

Speaker | Best Selling Author | Sales Training | Sales Coach


Janet McNaughton


Company: Lasting Impressions

Speaker | Work Smart, Be Creative and Live Inspired | Business Leader

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Robert Spector

Best-Selling Author and International Speaker

Speaker | Author of "The Nordstrom Way to Customer Experience Excellence: Creating a Values-Driven Service Culture."

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Tara Thomas

Chief Marketeer & Co-Founder

Company: The Meeting Pool

TechCentral at NWES | A Deeper Dive into Event Technology

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David Doxtater

Executive Producer and Principal Design

Company: The Workshop LLC

Speaker | Strategic Brand | Live Event Experiences

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Melissa Majors


Company: Melissa Majors Consulting

Innovator | Optimizer of Learning, Inclusion & Leadership Strategies| Change Agent

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Melissa Bathum

Owner & Partner

Company: Element 79 Seattle | Freemind Seattle

Speaker | Marketing Guru | Visionary | Leader


Kevin Iwamoto, GLP, GTP

Senior Vice President

Company: Goldspring Consulting

Speaker | Author | Educator | Subject matter expert consultant in business travel, GDPR, SMM, meetings/events marketplace and personal branding

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Lee Papa



Speaker | Dynamic Wellness Expert | Mindfulness Training That Goes FAR Beyond the Mind

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Aaron Shook

General Manager

Company: Ocean5

Speaker | Experienced hospitality GM focused on sustainable cultures and high service levels | 1st Vice President Education, NACE

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Josh Dirks

CEO & Co-Founder

Company: Project Bionic

Pioneer | Digital Marketer | Tech Geek

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Michael Seifert

Digital Sales Manager

Company: Tribune Digital Media/Q13 Fox

Brand Development | Marketing | Leadership

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Emily Anderson

Creative Director & Owner

Company: Lola Creative

Brain Science Nerd | Landscape Architect | Sculptor | Event Designer

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Janet Granger

Founder & President

Company: Two Beagles LLC

Digital Marketing Strategist | Speaker | Author


Zachary Rozga

Founder & CEO

The Consumer Engagement Company

Experiential Media | Advertising | Consumer Engagement

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Allison Lazar


RockLove Jewelry

Designer | Programmer of Human Interaction | Collaborative Consultant | Enthusiastic Speaker


Troy Whalen


206 Events

Event Production | Entertainment | AVL Services

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Nancy Solomon

CEO & Founder

The Leadership Incubator

Leader | Inspiring Speaker | Author of “IMPACT! Go from Invisible to Invincible”

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Megan Clark


Company: Clutch Events

Event Planner | Designer | Mover, Shaker & Party Maker

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Makenzie Davies

Co-Founder + CEO

Company: davis + dixon

Digital Marketing Strategist | Connector | Rebel | Leader

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Michael McCord

General Manager

Company: Exhibits Northwest

Business Leader | Trade Show Exhibits | Corporate Events | Retail Environments

Tasting Open House, April 2017 (Blue Rose Photography)

Clea Lauren Hersperger


Company: Crimson Haze Event Lighting

Lighting and AV Specialist | Event Producer


Kelli Bielema

Event Manager

Company: Facebook & The AirScream

Event Producer | Cat Lady

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Brock Rylander

DJ Brockstar / Co-Owner

Company: Animate Objects Productions

Immersive Theatrical Event Design | Production


Alex Liberato

Brand & Multimedia Creative
Company: Lane Powell PC
Alchemist of Light & Sound


Ileigh Reynolds

Artistic Director / Co-Owner

Company: Animate Objects Productions

Immersive Theatrical Event Design | Production

As a speaker, it’s rewarding to share experiences & knowledge so we can all participate and strengthen this ever-changing & growing Northwest events community.
— Kelli Bielema - Facebook, Event Manager

Interested in Being a Speaker?

We are now accepting session proposals for NWES, to be held on November 13 - 14, 2019.

Please fill out this form as completely as possible to ensure full consideration.