People Update: Kim Carpenter

Kim Carpenter recently joined the Embassy Suites by Hilton St. Charles Hotel in August 2019 as Director of Sales. She received her Bachelor of Science marketing degree from Indiana University Bloomingdale and has spent most her career in hospitality industry working with global hotel chains, convention centers, and casinos. In addition, Kim earned her Certified Hospitality Marketing Executive (CHME) designation from MPI, and she has an influential role in several organizations such as Saint Charles Convention Visitors Commission and St. Louis Area Hotel Association (SLAHA). Prior to starting at Embassy Suites, Kim was a Director of Sales for hotels and resorts such as Pinnacle Entertainment, Ameristar Casino St. Charles, Big Cedar Lodge, Renaissance Tulsa, and Fripp Island Resort.


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Joe Clote

Joseph W. Clote is owner of Publishing Concepts, LLC a communications and marketing firm based in Saint Louis, Missouri. Mr. Clote is Group Publisher of MeetMed™ and Missouri Meetings & Events™ (MM&E) magazine, a quarterly publication read by thousands of meeting and event professionals, and producer of the St. Louis and Kansas City trade shows under the MM&E name. Mr. Clote has extensive sales and marketing expertise in the travel, tourism, fine art, insurance, and software development industries.