Nell Nicholas - Senior Director, Global Accounts
Nell Nicholas joined HelmsBriscoe as Manager, Global Accounts in 2002. Based out of Cornwall, Connecticut, Nell has risen to the role of Senior Director, Global Accounts, and has received nine President’s Club awards during her time with HB. Nell’s passion for her clients and their success is palpable. She loves the challenge of finding them the perfect meeting location at the best price, and her negotiation skills and industry experience has helped to save thousands of dollars in meeting spend.
Nell attended Emory University in Atlanta, GA where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Anthropology. With more than 30 years of industry experience, Nell has worked in several sales roles at a variety of hotels, and prior to joining HB, she owned a recruiting company for the hotel industry. Nell also worked for a Swiss hospitality college, which required traveling to properties across the United States. Nell is a past board member of the Connecticut chapter of MPI, and currently supports them in a development role. In her free time, Nell spends the weekends traveling to watch her boys play collegiate soccer. She enjoys golf and paddle tennis, volunteers at the CT chapter of the Jr. PGA, and is a volunteer interviewer for the Emory admission office where she is an alumna.