The Meeting Pool is run by a diverse group of women with various expertise in the event technology industry.
|Tara Thomas – Co-Founder
Tara Thomas is the co-founder of The Meeting Pool. She is an adept and agile marketing professional with more than 15 years’ experience leading teams in the full spectrum of marketing strategy and execution.
|Tess Vismale, CMP, DES – Social Media Educator/
Tess Vismale is a Certified Meeting Professional, Digital Event Strategist, on the Board of Directors of GMIC Atlanta, member of Skål International, stage manager for TEDxPeachtree, “Meetings Trendsetter 2014” & awarded the GaMPI Shining Star Award. A native Chicagoan by way of Atlanta, she holds a BA from Spelman College enjoys social media, creative visionary thinking, tennis & watching mixed martial arts (MMA).
|Kaylynne Hatch – Marketing Manager/Editor
Kaylynne Hatch is a social media expert and online marketing manager. With a Bachelor of Science in Communications and New Media from the University of Utah and a background in graphic design and entrepreneurship. She has been working in the events and travel industry since 2013.
|Elizabeth Randall – Marketing Coordinator / Editorial Assistant
Elizabeth Randall is a recent graduate from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She holds a Bachelors of Arts in Communication as well as a Bachelors of Arts in Art History. Her passions lie specifically in the fields of entertainment media and sports media.
Kelli Townsend – Creative
Kelli Townsend is a graphic and web designer based out of Los Angeles. She taught herself HTML and CSS by the age of 12, and has been building and designing websites ever since. With a Bachelor of Art degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and a background in studio arts, design, and art history, Kelli has a huge passion for creating.