Director of Business Development, Samantha Olson joined Creative Coverings with several years of experience in event planning & sales. Samantha plays an integral role in helping with our strategic direction, leading our home office team, as well as building and maintaining lasting customer relationships for the company.
Samantha graduated from the University of Nevada Reno in 2007 with a BS in Human Development and Family Studies. Samantha began her journey into the events industry in 2009, as an event assistant at Arrowcreek Country Club. It was there she realized that this was the career path she was destined for, and continued work at The Grove, then onto corporate events with Sierra Nevada Corporation.
Samantha helps represent Creative Coverings on the Board of Directors for the Reno-Tahoe Chapter of the National Association for Catering & Events (NACE), and contributes to various other national organizations. She was recently awarded the President’s List award from NACE National at the 2016 Experience conference for her contributions to her local chapter.
In her spare time, Samantha enjoys travel, music, dance and theater, as well as staying in and cooking an Italian meal with her husband, Eric and Goldendoodle, Gandalf.