Joanne Grabowski - Senior Director, Global Accounts
Joanne Grabowski, CMP joined HelmsBriscoe as Manager, Global Accounts in 2002 in the Northeast Region. As an experienced meeting planner who had achieved the designation of Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), she quickly became an asset to her clients.
Joanne started her career as an administrative assistant, developing her skills to become a meeting professional while working at ADP, Inc. for 12 years As a HelmsBriscoe associate, she has developed a diversified base of clients in both the association and corporate sectors. Her broad exposure in working with both major brands as well as boutique hotels in markets around the world enables Joanne to find the best solutions for her clients. Joanne continues to enhance her knowledge in the industry by attending numerous tradeshows, industry events and webinars to further broaden her knowledge of hotel product, contract negotiations and best practices. She is viewed as an extension to her clients’ teams and has developed relationships that are respected in the industry by her clients, peers and hotel representatives alike.
Joanne is also a nine times President’s Club award winner for her achievements as an HB Associate.