This week, the American Cheese Society (ACS) announced a new hire, bringing 15 years of experience to this key managerial role. The association has hired Karoline Corbett as its new Meetings and Events Manager. Corbett brings more than 15 years’ experience managing corporate- and association-led conferences and events to her new role with ACS.
“As a new addition to the ACS management team, I am excited to have an opportunity to work with our member cheesemakers, retailers, distributors, and other partner organizations,” said Corbett, in a press release. “I am passionate about planning and hosting entertaining and educational events, and I look forward to helping ACS grow its attendance while continuing to offer best-in-class education to its members.”
In previous positions, and most recently as an independent conference management consultant, Corbett has overseen all aspects of conference planning including hotel sourcing, negotiations and contracting, strategic logistics planning, and overall on-site management.
A Certified Meeting Planner, Corbett will lend an experienced hand to the planning and management of the 36th Annual ACS Conference & Competition.
“We are excited to welcome Karoline to our team,” added Nora Weiser, Executive Director. “Her wealth of planning expertise will translate into meaningful and memorable events for our members, starting with the 2019 ACS Conference & Competition in Richmond, Virginia, next summer.”
The 36th Annual ACS Conference & Competition will take place July 31 – Aug. 3, 2019, in Richmond.
Congratulations, Karoline, on the new post. We wish you and the ACS team the best, and we will see you in Virginia!