This strategic discussion will highlight the steps meeting professionals are taking to ensure everyone feels safe while getting business done in each aspect of meetings and events, from initial communications and travel, F&B and agenda to event tech and engagement. Learn from those actively planning who have agreed to share their experiences through FICP’s Chats series.
Jennifer Squeglia, CMP
As head of RLC Events, Inc. since 2007, Jennifer partners with clients from the financial and insurance industries, including Boston Private, PURE Insurance, Providence Mutual and Fidelity, as well as defense and health care. Jennifer collaborates with her business partners and colleagues working on their event strategy to meet their goals and objectives for the best possible event outcomes. She has led teams from 2 to 50 producing events throughout the country and has been a proud and active member of FICP since 2000 and became a member of the Board of Directors in January of 2019. Jennifer’s career started in the hospitality industry over 30 years ago, specializing in operations, catering and conference services. She transitioned to corporate meeting professional in 1999 moving to Boston and working on the great planning teams at John Hancock and Fidelity Investments.
Ann M. Luketic, CMP, CMM
Ann is a senior meeting professional for Progressive Insurance and manages the execution and strategic design of Progressive’s agent events. She has almost 30 years of experience in event management and marketing in the Financial Services Industry and has worked for several of Northeast Ohio’s Fortune 500 companies. Throughout her career, Ann has planned and executed thousands of corporate events ranging from intimate incentive trips to large-scale experiential events in excess of 6K attendees. In addition, Ann is an instructor at a local college where she teaches Fundamentals of Meeting and Event Management and is long-standing member of FICP.