James Hobbs, Sr. Director, Global Programs at Meeting Expectations, is responsible for overseeing all aspects of global meeting and conference management for key clients.
James’ experience ranges in managing programs from $50,000 to $25 million. He has extensive experience managing both hotel and convention centers in the US and abroad for programs with attendance ranging from 25 to 2000 attendees. James has worked extensively throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia.
In addition, he has managed a variety of suppliers globally to establish local call centers for events, translation services, special event companies, production and audio-visual companies, service contractors, lead retrieval providers, transportation specialists, security specialists and housing management companies.
James holds a Bachelor of Arts in art history and communications from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.
What You’ll Learn in This Episode
- Value of trade associations today
- How associations can attract and retain members with the generational shifts in the workforce
- COVID 19 Impact
- Multi-Generational Work Force
- Training / Mentoring future leaders
- Learning from emerging leaders
- Creating opportunities for Emerging Leaders
About Our Sponsor
OnPay’s payroll services and HR software give you more time to focus on what’s most important. Rated “Excellent” by PC Magazine, we make it easy to pay employees fast, we automate all payroll taxes, and we even keep all your HR and benefits organized and compliant.
Our award-winning customer service includes an accuracy guarantee, deep integrations with popular accounting software, and we’ll even enter all your employee information for you — whether you have five employees or 500. Take a closer look to see all the ways we can save you time and money in the back office.