Doug Melinn recently joined Steelcase Event Experiences, a strategic space design partner, as a business development and sales consultant, where he is charged with driving new business nationwide.
“Doug’s thought-leadership in the business events industry will help expand our national impact, focusing on helping organizations design more meaningful participant experiences,” says John Fuhr, the business development and sales director at Steelcase Event Experiences.
Melinn has worked in hospitality all his life. For the last 20 years he has been helping event technology companies grow their brands and educating event professionals on those products. He most recently worked for Cendyn, the world’s leading hospitality CRM and digital marketing provider. While at Cendyn, he helped manage critical relationships with many of their top clients including Hyatt Hotels, Marriott and Disney.
Melinn is a frequent speaker about emerging technology and trends at many industry tradeshows. Outside of work, he is an avid cook, golfer and Boston sports fan, but most of his time is devoted to his wife and three daughters.
Using research and insights from workplaces and universities around the world, Steelcase Event Experiences transforms event spaces through design insight and premium quality furniture to create meaningful participant experiences, by design. For more info, visit www.steelcase.com/eventexperiences.