erin shields

event planner

After graduating from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo with a bachelors degree in Experience Industry Management, I have worked exclusively in the events industry for the past 3 years. I have worked both for a multinational event agency planning large scale conferences and trade shows for Fortune 500 companies as well as for an event firm planning intimate corporate events, sales kickoff parties, non-profit galas, awards galas, private social events, and weddings.

candid questions with erin:

Let's talk about snacks...what's your guilty pleasure?
Definitely chips and salsa...Honestly any type of Mexican food! 

How do you like to spend your weekends?
I love exploring San Francisco with friends and my pup. My pup, Chloe, love’s running wild at the beach on a Sunday morning.

If you were a professional speaker, and given the freedom to talk about? The importance of and practices for positive mental health and self care.

What's a fun fact about yourself?
I used to competitively figure skate and teach kids how to skate! 

industries of focus: health tech, AI, SaaS, crisis management/PR