MEET THE TEAM

Wayne Thomas

Since graduating from UNC, if he isn't backpacking across America, he's running Sterling Events, The Winmock, and Sterling AV. This is one busy man!

President

Melissa Stenson

Coming out of NC State, if Melissa isn't making sure every aspect of your event goes perfectly, she is hanging out with her four lovely daughters. She's refined, but if you wanna have some popcorn and a beer while you discuss your event, she'll join, not judge.

Senior Meeting Planner

Amy Everett

Having gone to 4 colleges in 3 diffrent states, and holding a CAE, Amy is a chauffeur for 2 kids and SCUBA certified! Which means: look out crabs, she's coming for your legs!

Meetings Team Lead

Casey Yates

Casey has a Bachelors Degree in Business with a focus in Marketing. She loves going to the lake with her dogs and probably knows more about sports than you do!

Meeting Planner

Kim Piper

A graduate from UNC at Chapel Hill, Kim loves good food, proper grammar and Lilly Pulitzer. Not necessarily in that order. If you plan on buying her lunch, make sure it's a cheeseburger!

Hotel & Registration Coordinator

Megan Wood

Megan has is an undergrad at UNC-Chapel Hill with an MBA from East Carolina University. She spends her free time with her daughter Ellie, her lab Emma, and husband Chris. She also LOVES SWEETS!

Event Coordinator

Susie Lamb

Up, up, and away! Susie has been with the company for as long as anyone can remember. She's a southern sweetie that can get you on the flight you need! She also really means it when she says, "Bless your heart."

Travel Coordinator

Bill Adams

He's got a BA in psychology and sociology. If he isn't making sales, he's making bubbles down below while he teaches others how to scuba!

Director of Sales

Jennifer Carswell

Armed with a BA from HPU, Jennifer will eat you under the table at any Italian restaurant. She loves playing with her Old English Sheepdog Max and Lab/Hound Mix Oliver. DYI projects and Traveling with her hubby Rob also make her top to do list!

Office Manager/Accounting

Ericka Edwards

Rider of Clydesdales and climber of Mt. Vesuvius, Ericka graduated from UNCG! She has worked at the Emmy's, never won the award, and likes her salad with a side of french fries... for balance.

Event Coordinator

Janice Johnson

With a B.S. from Meredith College, Janice enjoys kayaking, hiking, or riding the occasional roller coaster. You might even find Janice enjoying her favorite food, fried chicken! YUM!

Controller

Sammy Kleege

Sammy has a background in Film and Marketing, but loves to spend his time playing sports and being out doors. His latest venture, joining a Gaelic Football league just for the fun of it!

Digital Marketing Manager