Sales

Our team carefully listens to our partners and helps them relieve pain by sharing our industry knowledge and expertise. We continuously focus on improving customer satisfaction to create customer loyalty and deliver a positive event experience.

Leslie Baltzley

Senior National Sales Manager
985.235.0170

Over 19 years of experience in tradeshows and conventions, Leslie brings a wealth of knowledge to her client’s needs. She brings to every situation the perfect combination of experience, passion and professionalism, focus and fun!

Leslie always strives to work within budgets to provide not only a successful and impactful event, but also an superior customer service experience.  “I treat my customers the way I would want to be treated” is Leslie’s motto.

  • What would you do (for a career) if you weren’t doing this?

    Be a nurse.

  • If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?

    Spanish


Tyra B. McGary, CMP, MBA

National Sales Manager
985.801.0677

Tyra is a certified meeting professional and skilled event planner with more than 15 years of international experience. She has curated events for many Fortune 500 companies and organizations, partnering to deliver the highest standard of service over the full event lifecycle. She truly understands the importance of meeting deadlines and exceeding customer goals and enjoys spearheading the planning and collaboration efforts that lead to successful events.

Tyra holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Loyola University New Orleans. An active community leader, Tyra enjoys cheering on the New Orleans Saints, traveling, shopping, and fine-tuning her karaoke skills when not in production mode.

  • What is your hidden talent?

    I am a Published author & illustrator - A’Tiffa’s Mystery Adventure

  • Where would you like to go on a dream vacation?

    Antarctica, as it's the last continent on my list to visit.


Kayla Craig

National Sales Manager
985.801.0669

Many years as a Project Management Professional in the tradeshow & convention industry provides Kayla with unique knowledge to be able to listen to her customers' needs and create a positive event experience. Regardless of the size or scope of the event.

Her ability to build and foster relationships as well as attention to detail ensures each event exceeds customers' expectations. She truly has a passion for the industry and her customers which shines through her work.

Kayla is a Charlotte, NC native but has a niche for travel and has a hard time saying no to adventure. When she is not traveling for work or pleasure, you can find her home cooking in the kitchen or enjoying time with family and friends.

  • Where is your hometown?

    Born and raised in Charlotte, NC!

  • What do you always want to try and never did?

    Bungee jumping in New Zealand, still waiting on the opportunity.


Ellie Harper

National Sales Manager
985.801.0536

Ellie Harper, a graduate from Louisiana State University, received a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication with a concentration in public relations and a minor in business management. She brings a strong work ethic to ATS and loves to be challenged. She has knowledge of marketing, particularly social media marketing, and computer literacy from working as a Digital Presence Strategist. As a Louisiana native, she is a die-hard Saints and LSU fan.
  • People would be surprised if they knew:

    People are surprised to know that I do not have any first cousins.

  • What is on your bucket list?

    A bucket list item of mine is to go scuba diving in the Bahamas.