The Event Connection

References & Credentials

Denise Donnahoo

An enthusiastic, experienced, and resourceful event manager, Denise Donnahoo is president and founder of The Event Connection. With her proven leadership skills, Denise dedicates herself to her clients' success as she delivers event management products that include:

  1. Project management
  2. Financial management
  3. Site selection and logistical management
  4. Conference Staff management
  5. Promotions management and media relations

Working within both the public and private sectors, Ms. Donnahoo's specialized experience lies in the areas of workforce development, criminal justice, and professional development.

Ms. Donnahoo is a member of the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Rocky Mountain Chapter. She also has private sector background in administration and investment. She holds a BS in Business.

Work Experience

  • 2010 Heartland Conference Chicago, IL; 600 expected
  • 2010 DOL Reemployment Summit Washington, DC; 1200 attendees
  • 2010 National Workforce Association Annual Conference Tampa, FL; 300 attendees
  • 2010 Heartland Conference Chicago, IL; 600 attendees
  • 2010 DOL Staff Orientation Conference Washington, DC; 300 attendees
  • 2009 National Workforce Association Annual Conference Tampa, FL; 400 attendees
  • 2009 California Council for Excellence Conference Los Angeles, CA; 350 attendees
  • 2009 Heartand Conference Kansas City, MO; 450 attendees
  • 2008 National Youth Development Symposium Chicago, IL; 600 attendees
  • 2008 Heartland Conference St. Louis, MO; 400 attendees
  • 2007 National Youth Development Symposium Chicago, IL; 800 attendees
  • 2007 Heartland Professional Development Symposium St. Louis, MO; 500 expected
  • 2006 Youth Development Symposium Chicago, IL; 782 expected
  • 2006 Heartland Professional Development Symposium St. Louis, MO; 450 attendees
  • 2005 Youth Development Symposium Chicago, IL; 650 attendees
  • 2005 Workforce Innovations Philadelphia, PA; 3100 attendees
  • 2005 Heartland Professional Development Symposium St. Louis, MO; 600 attendees
  • 2004 Youth Development Symposium Chicago, IL; 685 attendees
  • 2004 Workforce Innovations San Antonio, TX; 2300 attendees
  • 2004 DOL-ETA Region V Heartland Professional Development Symposium St. Louis, MO; 500 attendees
  • 2004 DOL-ETA Region V Disabilities Training Forum Chicago, IL; 250 attendees
  • 2003 DOL-ETA Youth Development Conference Chicago, IL; 750 attendees
  • 2003 DOL-ETA Opportunities Conference Washington, DC; 1,200 attendees
  • 2003 DOL-ETA Workforce Innovations 2003 Washington, DC; 2,000 attendees
  • 2003 New York Association of Drug Treatment Court Professionals Conference Saratoga Springs, NY; 500 attendees
  • 2002 New York Association of Drug Treatment Court Professionals Conference Saratoga Springs, NY; 400 attendees