Christine Tharaldson - Director, Global Accounts
Christine Tharaldson, Manager, Global Accounts, joined HelmsBriscoe in 2006. Christine believes service is the key to a successful program. Her priority of excellent customer service, along with her experience in the industry, provided her the foundation necessary for becoming a HelmsBriscoe Associate. Her goal has always been to take care of each Client, specific to their individual needs. Her motto always is, “make something happen for someone else, will make something for me”.
Prior to joining HelmsBriscoe, Christine was most recently the Director of Sales for Hyatt Hotels in Colorado Springs. Her time spent representing the Hyatt brand gave her a well-rounded prospective and understanding on what it takes to execute a successful event. Her career really began many years ago at Azusa Pacific University in California, where she booked musical traveling groups throughout the country. During her tenure with Hyatt, she worked with many Corporate and Association accounts as well as the Defense Industry. As the person responsible for growing the revenues of the hotel, she doubled production and revenues obtaining many honors such as; Excalibur Award - Guest Focus, Employee Relations, Profitability and Special Achievement for White Lodging, and the White Lodging Chairman’s Club Award - Performance Excellence, Driving Premium Results, Exceeding Aggressive Goals and Leading the White Lodging Vision from White Lodging Corporation.