Business developement associate
Really good at: Helping others stay on task.
Known for: Healthy lifestyle and being easy to work with.
Loves: Health/fitness, shopping, traveling, art, and food.
Guilty as charged: Talking too fast, being multi-passionate and having a lot of ideas.
Elena joined the Meeting Expectations Team in November 2019. She loved that the position mixed work she has done and enjoyed – project management, team support and business development, with the meeting/event planning industry. She also felt the company culture and values were a great fit.
As the Business Development Associate, she is responsible for CRM management and administration, project management of proposals and documentation, and supporting the internal sales, business development, creative and marketing departments.
Before Meeting Expectations, Elena worked for non-profit organizations and small businesses, in the areas of business development, fundraising, event planning, marketing, and internal and external communications. In addition, she spent several years doing freelance work, including marketing, photography, design and personal training.
Elena attended Buffalo State College and received her bachelor’s degree in Public Communication.