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Kate PatayChief Strategy OfficerPatay Consulting

Kate Patay, CPCE, is the Chief Strategy Officer of Patay Consulting, a firm designed to help businesses and individuals discover and amplify their authentic brand and message. She is an international speaker, brand strategist, event consultant, industry influencer, SEARCH Foundation Chairwoman and Ambassador for the Meetings Mean Business Coalition and AllSeated. Kate has been a recognized industry professional and sought after thought leader for over 20 years in many facets of live events, and has served on and advised the boards of numerous associations and organizations. She currently speaks for and coaches some of the top leaders and companies in the hospitality industry and beyond, while mentoring countless individuals, inspiring upcoming leaders and advocating for numerous charitable causes. In 2021 Kate was named one of the Top 25 Women Who Run the Event World by Eventcombo. 2020 has brought Kate recognition as a Top Changemaker from MeetingsNet and Top 99 Keynote Speaker Globally by Hubilo, as well as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Global Events.