Our students are leaders, and future leaders, in the events industry. Many of them are individuals who have upper level management experience. Here is a sample of who the Event Leadership Executive Certificate students are:

Job Titles

  • Coordinator of Special Events
  • Wedding Planner
  • Director of Meetings
  • Director of Special Events
  • Events Consulting Company President
  • Exhibition Manager
  • Senior Concierge
  • Theatrical Director
  • University Events Director
  • Event Producer

Where They Work

  • Educational Institutions
  • Local, State, and National Associations
  • National and International Corporations
  • Entrepreneurial Organizations
  • Their Own Companies!

Who They Work For

  • Affinity Insurance Services, Inc.
  • Philadelphia Phillies
  • The Philadelphia Zoo
  • The Rittenhouse Hotel
  • The Franklin Institute
  • Sharon Baptist Church
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • University of the Arts
  • University of Delaware
  • City of Ocean City, Maryland
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • TD Bank
  • Subaru
  • Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania
  • The Union League


The average salary (according to Event Solutions magazine Black Book) for event professionals is now over $50,000, and over 51% of event professionals are certified as Certified Meeting Professionals (CMP), Certified Festivals and Events Executive (CFEE) or Certified Special Events Professionals (CSEP).