Dion Magee, Event & Wedding Lifestyle Expert

DMpiclargeDion Magee, CMM, HMCC, CIS, CTA, CWP hailed as an artistic visionary whose combined skill, creative talent and outstanding ability have made him a pioneer in the corporate events marketing arena. Mr. Magee, award-winning event professional, is a leading corporate marketing and social events industry expert and educator.

In his current independent role, Magee manages strategic programs, meetings, event/branding campaigns, consolidated meetings programs, conventions and trade shows, serves as & corporate event/travel director, administering PHAMRA compliance programs and maintaining quality industry event standards for all programs.

As a successful entrepreneur and owner, Magee have generated and designed several marketing, branding and promotions campaigns. As an event and marketing account specialist, he designed unique promotional events, branding campaigns, managed administrative and data-base teams to exceed customer expectations and departmental goals. In his past role as Program Manager for Corporate Meeting Management & Sr. Manager of Corporate Programs & Events for Verizon Communications, Dion has created a name for himself by transforming mundane corporate events and conference programs into breathtaking main attractions and successful promotions. As a Sr. Manager, Magee designed and implemented one of the country’s largest and award winning professional and recognition/incentive programs for the leading global, promotional telecommunications and electronic retail sales company worldwide.

Recently, presentDMed with the prestigious international award, “Educator of the Year 2009 by Temple University, Dion planned, executed and managed marketing, branding campaigns, strategic meetings, large scale galas, international conferences, national events, trade shows and incentive programs, CEO and senior leadership, trustee’s board, its employees, lines of business and signature programs across the Verizon enterprise. In addition, Magee planned several specialty events such as city wide conventions, trade shows, sporting events, retreats and nonprofit dinners/galas. He has worked with some of the country’s top designers, event partners,

engineers and entertainers in the business while managing the entire creative process from conception through completion.

Dion was voted Corporate Planner of the Year by Event Solutions Magazine and Young and Inspiring Event Professional in Industry, 2005 by Special Events Magazine. He’s a contributing writer for Events Solutions Magazine that reaches a readership of 27,600, and teaches at event industry conventions and to students at Temple University. He currently holds certifications as: Certified Event Management Professional and Certified Wedding Consultant.