Adele Larsen, CMP

Meeting Manager

Role at Bostrom

A Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), Adele manages contracts and meeting logistics for various associations. She manages annual conferences, local meetings and exhibitions. She excels at budget management, contract negotiations and managing intricate conference details.

Adele has vast knowledge of hotel properties, their capacities and meeting space capabilities. She excels at maximizing space, to yield the best fit at the proper locale, at the best price. Adele recommends unique meeting room designs to provide an ideal environment for learning and networking. Her exceptional negotiating skills enhance budgets, to meet and exceed client expectations.

Background

Adele has many years of experience in educational meeting management, medical conference preparation and marketing. She managed programs of varying sizes; from board meetings to citywide medical conferences. She served as an expert in association management, hospitality and medical education for distinguished companies such as Hyatt Hotels, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Pharmacy Outcomes Specialists and Midwest Business Group on Health. She is a member of PCMA, and previously served on PCMA’s Annual Conference Planning Committee. Adele earned her B.S. in Marketing Management from Everest University in Tampa, Florida.


Interests:

  • Spending time with her family
  • Chicago sports fan
  • Silent films and classic cinema
  • Architecture
  • Exploring new travel destinations

Favorite places in Chicago:

  • Navy Pier
  • Second City comedy
  • Michigan Avenue – Christmas lights
  • Anywhere for fine dining – the food in Chicago is the best!