Karen Townsend joins McVeigh Global Meetings and Events with over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Karen has spent the most significant portion of her career with Starwood Hotels and Resorts in both on-property and global sales. Having also spent some time in business development for a housing company and with a boutique event management firm, she brings a well-rounded perspective of meetings and events to McVeigh.
In her role as Business Development Director, she manages an existing client base while proactively cultivating new client relationships.
Karen graduated from Mid America Nazarene University with a bachelor of arts degree in Management and Human Relations.