Rebecca Yan

Rebecca has 17 years of experience in the tourism and business events industry, including three years of Business Development experience with Olea Consultancy for international hotel chains, an online accommodation wholesaler, destination management companies as well as international outbound travel agencies, and destination management companies She has represented AMResort as its GSA in Asia markets,… Continue reading Rebecca Yan

Mark O. Schloesser

With a 25-year background in Architecture and Real Estate Management, Mark is an expert in MICE venue development, consulting, and operations. His expertise encompasses venue layouts, building design, fit-out, and infrastructure development. Mark has led international projects, including the Indonesia Convention Exhibition, Guangdong Tanzhou International Convention & Exhibition Center, Nanjing Airport City Exhibition Center, Xiamen… Continue reading Mark O. Schloesser

Mike Williams

Mike is a destination and convention and visitor bureau specialist with 30 plus years of experience in the tourism and business events industry. Since joining GainingEdge in 2007, he has been a lead consultant on destination and convention bureau development for clients around the globe including Australia, Dubai, Fiji, Japan, Indonesia, Macao, Malaysia, Qatar, Rwanda,… Continue reading Mike Williams

Gary Grimmer

Gary has over 30 years of experience in the convention industry. In 2004, he founded GainingEdge, and has consulted at the local and national level on over 100 projects in all parts of the world. Previously, Gary was the CEO of Convention and Visitor Bureaus in Melbourne (Australia), Portland (Oregon, USA) and Albuquerque (New Mexico,… Continue reading Gary Grimmer