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Carly Raines

Account Manager, Sourcing

The steady achiever.

Carly, with over nine years of industry experience, stands as an invaluable addition to the NHS Global Events team. In her most recent role as a Marketplace Account Manager, Carly excelled in managing accounts and cultivating strong client relationships. Prior to this, she dedicated seven years in a variety of Group Sales roles, and most recently serving as the Assistant Director of Sales at theWit Chicago, a testament to her unwavering dedication and expertise in the hospitality field, paving the way for her remarkable professional journey.

Carly is known for her unwavering ambition and reliability. She consistently goes above and beyond to deliver exceptional results, placing the needs of clients and colleagues at the forefront. Carly’s extraordinary negotiation skills and unparalleled work ethic allow her to excel in her role at NHS Global Events. With her caring and supportive nature, Carly always strives for win-win outcomes in every situation and positively impacts all parties involved.

Carly’s passions include travel and continuous learning. Exploring new destinations, immersing herself in diverse cultures, and savoring culinary experiences from around the world bring her immense joy. Carly also has a profound interest in history and enjoys unraveling the mysteries of how things work, demonstrating her commitment to lifelong learning. During her leisure time, she relishes trying new restaurants, enjoying drinks with friends on sunny patios, and hosting entertaining game nights.

What’s your favorite past-time?

Spending time with friends, family, and my dogs, or you can catch me reading a mystery novel with a glass of wine.

Do you have a pet? Name and what they are.

I have 2 dogs, Theia and Zeus. They are basenjis, also know as the African barkless dog.

Favorite city?

Venice, Italy

If you were to star in a TV show, which one?

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire. I am full of random knowledge due to my passion for learning.

Why you love working in the events industry.

Playing a role in creating memorable experiences for people is a deep rooted joy. I have my mom to thank for that, who would decorate the whole house for our birthdays each year and go above and beyond to make any special occasion exceptional.