By: Mel Ochoa, Cison PR Web
Landmark Ventures, a global strategic and financial advisory firm that offers a unique combination of business development, influencer event programs, and global investment banking services, today announced that Olivia Brooks Allan has joined the firm as Vice President for Conferences and Events to lead its thought-leader summits, as well as its custom convenings for a portfolio of Fortune 500 enterprise clients.
Olivia brings a dynamic breadth and depth of business acumen to Landmark Ventures, notably focused on powerful brands that are known for their emphasis on customer experiences. Previous success includes driving product strategy and substantial revenue growth for business and technology conferences at Gartner, bolstering events and business development activities at American Express and Mastercard, and growing sales, marketing, and public relations teams at Taj Hotels, The Peninsula Chicago, and the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.
Zeev Klein, the CEO and a General Partner at Landmark Ventures, said, “Olivia is an integral addition to our Leadership Team with deep experience across event production, programming, and planning to bring diverse insight and experience across all aspects of our conferences and events business.”
Olivia oversees a team of more than a dozen professionals responsible for executing a portfolio of 100+ events per year, including business-focused events (Dealmakers Digital, CIO Summit, Israel Dealmakers Summit), philanthropic events (Social Innovation Summit annual series), and a series of custom conferences and events for enterprise clients. Past speakers across Landmark Ventures’ events include: Alicia Keys, Arianna Huffington, Barbara Bush, Beth Comstock, Craig Venter, Dean Kamen, Dikembe Mutombo, Glenn Close, Howard Buffett, Jessica Alba, John Chambers, Michael J. Fox, Nick Cannon, Reid Hoffman, Rob Lowe, Rooney Mara, Van Jones, will.i.am, Wilmer Valderrama, along with hundreds of leading executives, investors, brands, celebrities, media, and athletes.
Olivia added, “I am passionate about connecting people through the careful creation of bespoke marketing experiences, and leading teams so that exceptional business results are the outcome of each and every interaction. I look forward to adding a fresh dimension to Landmark Ventures’ unique ability to facilitate meaningful relationship building between the most influential corporate leaders, investment professionals, innovators, and entrepreneurs through prestigious corporate summits, social innovation conferences, and custom event experiences.”