I believe values are the most basic, fundamental belief a person can have. They help us determine who we want to be, how we live our lives and how a person prioritizes. Understanding more about values can help you identify what’s most important to you in your career and how they align with your employer.
The values that have helped guide me are:
• Respect – demonstrated by self-respect and respecting others regardless of differences.
• Integrity – having the moral courage and ethical strength to keep promises and fulfill expectations.
• Making a Difference – demonstrated by personal efforts that lead to making a positive impact.
Achiever - I have a great deal of stamina and work hard. I take great satisfaction from being busy and productive.
Futuristic - I am inspired by the future and what it could be. Through the sharing of my visions, I actively inspire others.
Strategic - I am quickly able to create alternative ways to proceed. Faced with any given scenario, I am able to quickly spot the relevant patterns and issues.
Carlo has a 25+ year background of maximizing revenue and profits through pro-active direct sales, operations and marketing initiatives. Born in the San Francisco Bay Area, growing up in Michigan and living quite a few years in Chicago, Carlo’s experience spans all aspects of the Special Events/Hospitality Industry. He has worked with a variety of clients ranging from small businesses to tech start-ups and the Fortune 500. That range of experience combined with strong hospitality has been what’s kept Carlo’s career exciting and flourishing.
Carlo lives in the suburbs of Denver with his husband and daughter. He enjoys family, gardening, bowling, travel and great experiences with his family and friends. At home, you’ll always find him whipping up something great in the kitchen with his husband by his side playing bartender.
2020 to Present - Chicano Humanities and Arts Council – Board of Directors
2019 to 2020 - ChamberWest Chamber of Commerce – Events/Gala Committee
2019 to 2020 - Visit Salt Lake Member and Volunteer
2015 to Present - Colorado Companies To Watch – Board of Directors (2019 to Present), Marketing and Events Committee (2015 – 2019)
2013 to 2020 - VenuHub Member
2013 to 2020 - Visit Denver Member and Volunteer
2013 to 2020 - Downtown Denver Leads Group Member
2006 to 2013 - Catering Executives Club of America – Board of Director (2011 to 2013), Member (2006 to 2011)
2006 to 2020 - International Live Events Association Member
2004 to 2013 - Professional Convention Management Association Member
2002 to 2018 - Meeting Planner International Member
2018 - Landry’s – Four Diamonds of Excellence Award Winner – 1 of 2 recipients for over 500 locations nationwide
2014 - Landry’s (McCormick and Schmick’s Brand) Most Improved Sales YOY for 60 locations nationwide
2014 - Landry’s (McCormick and Schmick’s Brand) Best in Annual Forecasting (within 4%) for 60 locations nationwide
2010 - Dale Carnegie Sales and Marketing Advantage – Recognition Award
2006 - Kimpton Hotels – Manager of the Year
The United States Air Force Academy is located in Colorado Springs.