Latrice Richards, CMP

Meeting Manager

Role at Bostrom

Latrice manages the meeting logistics for several Bostrom clients. She negotiates contracts, reserves VIP housing, manages the registration process, troubleshoots onsite and works closely with hotel personnel, vendors and client staff to ensure that each meeting runs as smoothly as possible. Latrice also plans Bostrom’s onsite events and staff outings. She earned her Certified Meeting Professional credential in 2013.

Background

Latrice came to Bostrom in 2011 with more than ten years’ experience in meeting planning, with an additional five years of experience in customer service. She graduated cum laude in 2002 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Merchandise Management.


Interests

  • Designing and sewing handbags
  • Writing in my journal
  • Planning “Diva Day” outings for me and my mom
  • Dancing
  • Walking along the lakefront

Favorite Places in Chicago

  • The lakefront
  • Sweet Maple’s Café