For more than 30 years, Alice has successfully negotiated hotel, restaurant and activity vendor contracts; arranged meetings and transportation and managed corporate conferences for such notable clients as ConocoPhillips, Pepsi, HBO, AllianceBernstein and Citigroup.
In 1981 she became owner and President of Convention Concepts, Inc. and developed the first Destination Management Department in the Hyatt Resorts division at the Hyatt Regency Beaver Creek in Colorado.
Her work experience also includes the design and implementation of Avis Rent-A-Car’s nationwide meeting services program, contract negotiator for more than 125 hotels in Washington DC for the first World Cup Accommodation Bureau in 1994, and served as a member of the Clinton Inaugural Committee.
In 2003, she created and built GetawayPlanners, a five-star concierge service for Vail Valley visitors. It was her in-depth knowledge of the tourism industry and involvement with guest and vendor alliances that led to the creation of Add a Concierge.