Dani SanMarco, CEM, serves as Corporate Relations Manager for Jaffe Management and assists with the annual New York Podiatric Clinical Conference and Exhibition, which draws more than 3,000 attendees and 250 exhibitors to Midtown Manhattan every January. In this role, she manages the exhibit operations and sales of the annual four-day medical exposition. With more than 20 years of responsibility and experience in the meetings and events industry, Dani’s passions are conventions and tradeshows. In her most recent position, Dani managed the meetings, conventions and speaker programs for a pharmaceutical company.
Earlier in her career, she led the global exhibit operations portfolio for the world’s largest technology research corporation and managed corporate relations for the largest global risk-management association. Dani is passionate about events and is an active member in the industry. She believes in giving back to the community and industry through volunteering, creating standards of excellence and raising the bar of professionalism. Dani is a Certified Event Manager (CEM) and is a graduate of SUNY Buffalo. She is a mother of two, and in her spare time, she enjoys cooking and being outdoors with her family. Dani is also a sponsored endurance athlete and is training for her second Ironman.