Bonnie Zavon is a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) with 18+ years experience orchestrating meetings, user group conferences, networking receptions and dinners, trade show booths, retreats, social outings, and special events. An independent event planning consultant since 2016, she handles all aspects of event projects as needed: budgeting, marketing and menu planning, to registration and on-site staffing.
A creative and collaborative project manager and problem solver, Bonnie has a knack for researching and finding appropriate venues, negotiating contracts, designing floor plans for best flow, and selecting top-notch menus on a budget. She is passionate about creating healthy menus, and finding the perfect ‘extra touch’ to enhance an event’s programming, within budget. In her friendly, professional style, Bonnie will serve as your representative and chief liaison, building rapport with colleagues as well as communicating details with speakers, attendees, volunteers and sponsors.
Managing memorable events since 1999, Bonnie built a sterling reputation as the marketing rep and lead conference organizer for HighWire Press, a tech enterprise born out of Stanford University, hosting multi-day user group meetings in California, Washington D.C. and London UK.