Paul BremondDirector of Sales 985.801.0533
Since working in the convention industry since 1997 as an event coordinator, managing tradeshow computer rentals and registrations, Director of Sales Paul Bremond knows firsthand the challenges meeting planners and show managers face. That’s why Paul will work tirelessly to help clients tailor ATS’ products and services to fit the specific needs of their show. Your success is his success! Born in New Orleans, Paul attended Southeastern Louisiana University. Like every Big Easy resident, he’s a huge Saints fan. Paul loves to travel and has been to 35 states and 12 countries, attending tradeshows and having fun. When he does unpack his suitcase, you’ll find him with either a golf club or fishing rod in hand.
What tv show/movie are you ashamed to admit you love?
You’ve Got Mail.
If you could only drink one beer for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Holy cow, easiest question yet… STELLA ARTOIS. Pretty much holds true currently
Leslie BaltzleySenior 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?
Tyra Brown McGary, CMPNational Sales Manager 985.801.0677
Tyra Brown McGary is an internationally certified meeting professional and previously worked with Fortune 500 companies and organizations throughout the US.
As a meeting & events planner with more than 15 years of experience, she's worked for American Express to the famous Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club. She was voted French Quarter Business Women of the year and Rising Star for the MPI Gulf States Chapter. In addition, Tyra has been an ad hoc volunteer for many projects to enhance the quality of life in not only her community but also the state of Louisiana. She’s secretary of Tasker A.M.E. Zion Church, sits on the board of the Columbia Theater in Hammond, LA., past VP of Communications for Meeting Professionals International Gulf States Chapter and previous board member for notable nonprofits.
When not in production mode, she enjoys cheering on the New Orleans Saints, traveling, shopping and fine tuning her karaoke skills.
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 CraigNational 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 HarperNational Sales Manager 985.801.0536
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.