Kristen Koenig is the Senior Manager, Digital Sales & Partnerships at Freeman. As an accomplished business development professional, Kristen brings extensive experience within the technology, travel & events industries through best-in-class technologies, strategic thinking, consulting, and operational process improvement.
Prior to joining Freeman, Kristen served as the Director of Sales at World Travel, Inc., and in a multitude of roles from new business to global account management at Cvent. She quickly became Cvent’s top performer each year and was awarded Employee of the Year in February 2015. In 2016, Kristen was chosen as one of the Top 25 Influential Women in the meetings & events industry featured in Smart Meetings Magazine, Rising Star category. Most recently, she was selected as one of the 2017 Top 15 “Go Getter” Young Professionals in the travel & events industry by Meetings & Conventions Magazine.
Kristen is a member of IAEE, serving on the DFW Board as the Young Professional Chair, and is also a member of PCMA. Previously, she served on GBTA's Meetings Committee, Ladders Leadership, Blue Ribbon Committee and also in WINIT. She received her BA degree in Communication Sciences, concentration in Public Relations, from the University of Connecticut. She is also Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified and Cvent Masters Certified.