Claire is an accomplished project manager within the world of marketing, sales and events for over 20 years. She got her start in the event and trade show industries, consulting with a diverse client base from associations to large federal government departments. With experience both client-facing and within business operations, Claire has a keen appreciation for the importance of communication and finding efficiencies in delivering projects on-time and on-budget.

Most recently, Claire was Managing Director of the Centre of Excellence for Public Sector Marketing where she spent 18 years in a variety of roles, centred around public and not-for-profit sector consulting and training. In addition to operations and financial management, Claire was responsible for business development and training programs, and was director of the highly acclaimed MARCOM Annual Conference for 15 years.