The Events Insight

How a reluctant 'Yes' shaped a career – with Jenn Artura

May 04, 2022 Jack Saward & Karen Edwards Season 9 Episode 1
The Events Insight
How a reluctant 'Yes' shaped a career – with Jenn Artura
Show Notes

This week Karen and Jack are joined by Jenn Artura. An inspirational event professional based out in the Boston area across in the USA. 


An award winning, high-performing, strategic Experiential Marketing and Events executive. Jenn transforms business challenges into one of a kind, creative solutions and experiences that solve problems, elevate brands, generate revenue, define culture, and give back to the community. 

 She loves the endless opportunities events provide to inspire and drive behaviour in others. In recognition of this, she is proud to have won various awards, including an "Event Marketer B2B Technology Award" and the 2018 "100 Women Who Inspire" Innovator Award" from Smart Meetings Magazine. In 2020, she also received the "2020 Planner of the Year Award" from Smart Meetings magazine for contributions to the industry during COVID-19 and she was named "1 of 10 top Women in Experiential Marketing" by Event Marketer Magazine. 


Jenn also enjoys giving back to the industry by participating in various board and advisory roles and donating her time and expertise as a speaker, panellist and leadership mentor on topics related to women's empowerment, strategic event design and experiential marketing.


Strap in, as Jenn shares her journey and where her passion came from, some of the people she met that shaped her career and some of the fabulous experiences she has been a part of and created. Prepare to be inspired!


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