Melissa Patron

Associate Account Manager
Meetings Management

Melissa Patron joins McVeigh Global Meetings and Events with over 15 years of experience in the Hospitality and MICE industry. Ms. Patron has managed the complete operations of complex meetings, fund raisers and social events from idea creation and implementation through final reconciliation. She is responsible for all aspects of logistics including travel, lodging, food and beverage and participant registration. She has worked on various meeting types across the country, such as advisory boards, speaker trainings, etc.

Prior to joining McVeigh, Melissa was a Director of Catering for Hyatt and Marriott where she oversaw the operations of the catering business and meeting the expectations of clients. She provided on-site direction of meeting and catering logistics to managers, departments and team members responsible for event execution.

Currently as a Project Manager for McVeigh, Ms. Patron manages high-level programs for an established Fortune 500 client and is responsible for providing superior customer service throughout the planning process.

I have a wonderful and mischievous 3 year old daughter. I love all things Disney. I am currently fostering and bottle-feeding 3 orphaned kittens.