Event Management Team
Chris Adamec, CMP
Senior Event Manager
Industry Member: International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM)
Chris graduated from Northeastern University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Music Business Management. Pre- and post-graduation he worked as an Event Creator for Ticketmaster of New England in Boston before moving to Denver. He joined the Event Management Team in 1999 and is a Senior Event Manager for the Colorado Convention Center. Over the course of his tenure, Chris has managed and co-managed hundreds of international, national, regional and citywide conventions, trade and consumer shows, corporate meetings and concerts.
Tyler Hunt, CMP
Senior Event Manager
Tyler, a Colorado native, moved from the Western Slope to the Denver/Metro area to pursue his passion for Sports and study Event Management. He is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University – Denver; where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Sports/Events/Entertainment Management. Whether it be through his vibrant attire or his Dad jokes, Tyler is always looking to brighten everyone’s day. Tyler has been with ASM Global and the Colorado Convention Center since 2011; starting his career as an intern at the CCC. Now a Senior Event Manger, Tyler continues to provide his expertise to help our clients produce remarkable and exciting events for their attendees.
Spencer graduated from the Rosen College of Hospitality Management at the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Event Management in May 2021. Throughout his studies Spencer grew his understanding of the hospitality industry in various roles that gave him experience in guest services, social media marketing, and sales. With these experiences Spencer is excited to grow in his career as an Event Manager with the Colorado Convention Center.
Thomas (aka Tommy), is a Colorado native who grew up at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, in Estes Park. His passion for adventure led him to New York City in 2012, where he managed events at multiple Hyatt properties and received a BA in Hospitality Management and Events from Ashford University. In 2020, Tommy brought his family back to Denver, Colorado. When Tommy is not rediscovering a love for skiing and the outdoors, you might find him at the Denver Art Museum or volunteering for Denver Fashion Week. Tommy is thrilled to share his talents and grow with the Colorado Convention Center.
Corbin is a Texas native where he graduated from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. During his studies Corbin worked in theatrical environments where he served many of roles and in the President’s Office at TAMUCC where he assisted with the day to day operations of the President’s schedule. Before moving to the Denver area he worked as a Theatre Arts teacher before pursuing Event Management at the Colorado Convention Center. Corbin is excited to be with the Colorado Convention Center and is looking forward to welcoming all the wonderful events that come through.
Being a Colorado native, Marissa has watched Denver turn into an event and conference destination, so when it came time to answer “What do you want to be when you grow up?” her answer was always hospitality based. Marissa graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a Bachelor of Science in Event and Meeting Management. While in school, Marissa expanded her love of the event industry as an Event Coordinator at MSU Denver and by engaging in volunteer activities that put her in the heart of events at the Colorado Convention Center. After organizing events in the corporate world, Marissa is excited to continue her career with ASM Global and the Colorado Convention Center.
Mackenzie grew up in a destination shore town in New Jersey so hospitality and guest experience runs deep in her blood. She graduated from Penn State University in May of 2018 and quickly discovered her passion for the Events and Entertainment industry. Mackenzie worked with ASM Global at the Wildwoods Convention Center before moving to Philadelphia and the Wells Fargo Center (sorry Denver sports fans, she’s still a Philly fan at heart). Her love of the outdoors and passion for delivering exceptional events naturally led her to Denver and the Colorado Convention Center where she enjoys working with clients to bring their events to life.
Samantha was born and raised in Rhode Island and came to Colorado in 2010 through being stationed at Buckley Air Force Base. During her service in the United States Air Force, she became interested in protocol and military events. Upon separation, she worked various administrative and hospitality positions that deepened her love for the event industry. Committing to a career as an Event Manager, she graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a Bachelor of Science in Meeting and Event Management. Samantha worked with ASM Global at the Rhode Island Convention Center and is thrilled to continue her career in Denver at the Colorado Convention Center.
Event Management Coordinator
Miranda graduated from Johnson & Wales University Denver with a Bachelor of Science in Sports/Entertainment/Event Management in May of 2018. Throughout her studies, she kindled a passion for the hospitality industry with notable experiences working in the field, namely with ESPN at the 2017 Winter X-Games in Aspen and the Denver Nuggets sales team at Kroenke Sports & Entertainment. These experiences, among others, helped guide Miranda to ASM Global and the Colorado Convention Center where she joined the team as an Event Manager in 2018. She transitioned into the role of Event Management Coordinator in 2022, and is excited to continue working with our amazing Event Management team and all of the wonderful events that come through our building.