Sir Dion Magee, PMP, GRCP, CSSBB, CMM, HMCC, SMPP, SSYB, 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 and social events arena. Mr. Magee, award-winning event professional, is a leading corporate marketing and social events/wedding industry expert and educator while serving as patient engagement and travel consultant in clinical trial management and hospitality services.
In 2018, Magee received the prestigious credential as Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB), Certified Professional Project Manager (PMP) along with Certified Risk & Compliance Management Professional (CRCMP). Magee consults and directs patient travel services for #1 leading service provider and offers industry counsel for best in class strategies.
Magee leads high-end/celebrity weddings while creating strategic programs, meetings, event/branding campaigns, consolidated meetings programs, conventions, and trade shows. He serves as a corporate event/travel director, administering PHAMRA compliance programs and maintaining quality industry event standards for all programs.
As a successful entrepreneur and owner, Magee has 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 database 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. In 2014, Magee expanded his expertise by providing clinical trial project management and patient logistics and advocacy services to leading pharmaceuticals on behalf of Clincierge.
Recently, presented with the prestigious international award, 2017 “Digital Magazine Award – Finalist” by Digital Media Awards in the UK and “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 special events such as citywide 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 a Certified Event Management Professional and Certified Wedding Consultant.
Current Certifications are:
- Certified GRC Professional (GRCP)
- Project Management Professional (PMP)
- Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB)
- Six Sigma Yellow Belt (SSYB)
- Certified Risk & Compliance Management Professional (CRCMP)
- Certificate of Meeting Management (CMM)
- Certified Incentive Specialist (CIS)
- Certified Travel Advisor (CTA)
- Sustainable Meeting Planning Program (SMPP)
- Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC)
- Good Clinical Practices (GCP)
- Certificate in Professional Event Management
- Sustainable Meeting Planning Certificate
- Certified Wedding Professional (CWP)