Michael Burns

Director, Destination Management

With meticulous attention to detail and a background in finance, Michael Burns has the knowledge and skill set to manage the many intricacies of venue and travel management. As an on-site event planner, Michael ensures that no problem is left unsolved, regardless of how big the task or complicated the issue may be. Michael has extensive meeting, event planning and negotiating experience working with large associations and Fortune 500 companies, overseeing client budgets ranging from $50,000-$1+ million.

Michael’s entire career has revolved around the servicing of clients and their needs. A graduate from the University of Maryland at College Park, Michael went through the rigorous training program at Morgan Stanley and quickly climbed the ranks to Vice President, where he managed millions of dollars in assets for over 500 clients and became their trusted advisor.

When he is not playing basketball or taking his daughters to dance lessons, you will find Michael watching, reading, and talking about sports.

Michael Burns