CFTA Executive Director and Conference Planner 

Ann Hollins
CEO and Owner of Events Outlined, LLC


Ann Hollins is CFTA's Executive Director and Conference Planner.  She is a graduate of the University of Dayton and has been in the event industry for over 18 years. She has represented the world's largest hotel brand as an accomplished director and manager in catering and event management for a combined 14 years. As the Director of Events for a local university, she was successful in implementing key strategies of communication and event execution on campus. Ann’s extensive experience, industry relationships, and passion for events have empowered her to become the CEO and Owner of Events Outlined, LLC. As Chief Experience Officer, she applies her years of knowledge from the supplier and consumer side to the event planning process and key association management initiatives. Ann adds unique insight by having behind-the-scenes experience that creates a sense of ease and insider knowledge for her clients. Ann is often a source of expertise in the hospitality industry and sought out as a consultant for event professionals and local venues. Based in Columbus, Ohio, Events Outlined, LLC is dedicated to partnering with corporate and association clients to offer unique solutions and a proactive service-oriented approach to association and event management. 


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