2019 AIHP Knowledge Sharing Summit and Marketplace 

Cincinnati, Ohio
Hyatt Regency/
Cincinnati Convention Center

March 25 - March 28




Questions, please reach out to one of the following team members, or call the AIHP offices:

Phone - 844.622.6941

Email - more-info@independent-innkeeping.org 


Oversight/Content Coordinator (Volunteer role)

Linda Hayes – ijk Partners

Responsibilities - Overseeing session content, speaker coordination, live and silent auction and working with our fantastic volunteer committees responsible for Summit content.

Event Planner 

Michele McVay

Responsibilities:  Serving as liaison with the Hyatt and the Duke Convention Center in Cincinnati, contract management, attendee registration and food and beverage.

Marketplace Coordinator 

Emily Spiers

Responsibilities – Working with our exhibits on their marketplace experience, exhibitor services, and logistics.

Communications Coordinator(s) 

Sarah Mahnke & Brandon Sherbo

Responsibilities – Event branding, website, social media and the program booklet.

Sponsorships & Partnerships

Rob Fulton

Responsibilities - Working with Marketplace Coordinator to develop sponsorship and partnership opportunities for our Allied Partners and Exhibitors.


Patty Bierma

Responsibilites - Financial questions