The Event Team is thrilled to announce Jameela Jackson as the newest Sales Manager in our Los Angeles destination management office. A Pasadena native and California State University Long Beach alumna, Jameela is an experienced professional with a successful and diverse background in both public relations and special events management. Los Angeles General Manager Geraldine Caedo took quick notice of Jameela during her search to fill the position. “Jameela came to my attention with an impressive background in public relations and hotels, but her enthusiasm and confidence is what made the greatest impression. She hit the ground running and hasn’t slowed down yet. We are so excited to have her on our team and introduce her to all of our industry partners.” Read on to learn a little more about our newest teammate!
Tell us a little bit about your career thus far…
“I’m a people person – so I guess it’s no surprise that my career thus far has heavily involved client-facing roles. I’ve worked in the PR and events fields for over 10 years and have had the pleasure of working in a variety of arenas, including entertainment, lifestyle and sports.”
What caught your eye about The Event Team and the destination management industry in general?
“The Event Team caught my eye because it seemed like a close-knit group with a lot of experience in its industry, and I definitely want to work for the best. I’m interested in the destination management industry because it includes some of my favorite things – hospitality, travel, and unique experiences!”
What are you looking forward to achieving professionally this year?
“I’m looking forward to significantly contributing to the growth of our L.A. office, as well as making some great new hotel contacts.”
What’s your favorite Los Angeles venue?
I love Hollywood Bowl because you can’t go wrong with the view there. Pretty much every seat is a good seat.”
What’s something people might be surprised to learn about you?
I used to be a celebrity personal assistant to Robin Thicke and Paula Patton. I learned about planning private parties from Mr. Thicke himself.
To learn more about Jameela and the rest of the “super people” here at The Event Team destination management company, please visit our team page! If you are a meeting or event planner with an upcoming Los Angeles group or convention, feel free to reach out to Jameela with your RFP and she’ll be sure to provide creative ideas that meet your goals and budget! We’re sure you will be as impressed with her as we are!
Need More Info?
To contact The Event Team, a Hosts Global Alliance Member:
San Diego Headquarters, servicing San Diego, Orange County, and Palm Springs corporate events:
2635 Camino Del Rio S. #302
San Diego, CA 92101
Or The Los Angeles Office, servicing Los Angeles and Santa Barbara corporate events:
5371 Wilshire Blvd. #215
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Or For US and International companies looking for an incredible Destination Management Company (DMC) in Southern California, Please Call US Toll-Free at
888.Event.88 / 888.383.6888