JW Marriott Chicago has announced the appointment of Lisa Timbo to the role of general manager. Timbo, a Chicago native, has been in the industry for 30 years
Previously, she served as general manager at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Convention Center since 2010.
It takes years of fine-tuning to produce flawless events. And when the stakes are high (think big crowds, VIPs, television coverage), there’s no room for error. My method of execution has been honed through years of experience producing business-theater events for a Fortune 500 company—including one in which Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was televised live.
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Forget January 1st. Fall, with children trotting back to school, bracing cool winds and—yes—even in Southern California, the kaleidoscope of leaves changing colors, has always seemed the better time to set intentions. (Calling them resolutions seems like already admitting defeat.) I’ve been reading about the smart way to set goals lately. Two books have led me to look at this in a whole new light.