Madonna Carr

Vice President of Destination Services, Meet Minneapolis
Madonna Carr

Meet Minneapolis | 250 Marquette Avenue South, Suite 1300 | Minneapolis, MN 55401 | Phone: 612-767-8180 | Fax: 612-767-8181 | madonnac@meetminneapolis.com

 

Madonna Carr oversees the Destination Services Department at Meet Minneapolis, which is the primary contact for meeting planners once they select Minneapolis as the city for their event. Destination Services’ main objectives are to assure that a meeting planner has a successful meeting and to promote all there is to see and do in Minneapolis. Carr has worked at Meet Minneapolis for the past 17 years.

 

Born: Maplewood

Education:
• Certified Meeting Professional, 2002
• Lakewood Community College/Metro State

Career History:
• Vice President of Destination Services, Meet Minneapolis
• Director of Convention Services, Meet Minneapolis
• Convention Service/Marketing Manager, Meet Minneapolis

Outside Activities:
• Board of Directors and Member, Association for Convention Operations Management
• Member, Professional Convention Management Association
• Member, American Society of Association Executives
• Member, Midwest Society of Association Executives

Awards:
• Convention Services Manager of Year from Successful Meetings, 1998

Key Achievements:
• Main liaison between Meet Minneapolis and the 2008 Republican National Committee during the 2008 RNC Convention
• Coordinated National Collegiate Athletic Association Final Four and Super Bowl in 1992, and National Collegiate Athletic Association Final Four in 2001