Welcome to the world of iSocialExecution, Inc., an event-execution firm owned and operated by Tess Vismale, CMP, DES.
Tess Vismale, CMP, DES
Much like you, Tess has a big imagination and believes that event planners can actually relax a little during their events while she tirelessly solves every problem (before they even happen).
Tess Vismale is a creative visionary and the Chief Event Executioner for iSocialExecution, Inc. She is also a proud Tech Evangelist on the DAHLIA+ team. She is the former Senior Event Lead for Atlanta Botanical Gardens, a Tech Evangelist with The Meeting Pool, as well as the Conference Center Manager at Atlanta Technical College, where she served on the President's Leadership Team. Tess is a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) and Digital Event Strategist (DES).
As the former Alumnae Programs Manager at Spelman College, Vismale is an authority on producing large-scale events; there were over 500,000 attendees during her tenure. Her entrepreneurial acumen and tech-savvy talents were commissioned as Stage Manager for the coveted TEDxPeachtree conference. Additionally, she serves on the Board of Directors of GMIC Atlanta and is an active member of Skål International. Tess was awarded with both "Meetings Trendsetter 2014" and the GaMPI Shining Star Award. She was also featured in the “How To…” edition of Connect Meeting Intelligence Magazine’s article entitled “How I Work: Tess Vismale on Executing Events.”
An early adaptor and lover of technology, Tess posted her first Tweet on March 8, 2009. With skills in both event planning and event execution, she leads the isocialx team towards easily pinpointing the best course of action to save you time, energy, and money. Along with these awesome perks comes the benefit of executing your event so that it remains as green and earth-friendly as possible.
A native Chicagoan by way of Atlanta, Vismale holds a BA from Spelman College and is an educator in tech and digital solutions. She enjoys social media, tennis & watching mixed martial arts (MMA).
- Named a “Meetings Trendsetter 2014” by Meetings Focus Magazine
- Phoenix Award Finalist for Shining Star of the Year, Georgia Chapter of Meeting
Professional International (GaMPI), 2014
- Shining Star Award, (GaMPI), 2013
- Phenomenal Speaker Award, American Business Women’s Association, 2012
- Voted “Who’s Who in Black Atlanta,” 2012 & 2013
- Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition by Congressman John Lewis, 2011
- Green Meeting Industry Council (GMIC), Board Member, Director of Industry Relations
- Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA)
- Meeting Planners International (MPI), GaMPI Co-chair of the Curriculum Committee
- Association of Collegiate Conference Event Directors International (ACCED-I)
- Hospitality Industry Professionals of Atlanta (HIP-Atlanta), Board Member Emeritus-Membership Chair
- National Black & Latino Council
- Founding member of the T.J. Perkerson Elementary School Foundation