As our ILEA Denver membership continues to grow, we’re thrilled that one of our newest members is actually a beloved returning member! Welcome back Tamara Wilkinson!
We asked Tamara about her new role as a venue manager, and a few fun questions.
Tamara Wilkinson, The Lake House At Cherry Creek
Tell us about your company and what your role is: I am the manager of New Lake House at Cherry Creek, Denver’s only beach-front venue. Nestled in The Marina at Cherry Creek State Park, The Lake House offers venue and party options bigger than the views. Hold your ceremony with a backdrop of sailboats. Host your party in the mountain-lodge-meets-yacht-club Great Hall. Enjoy cocktails and dinner on the Upper Deck or Tiki Beach.
How did you get involved in special events? I was The Territory Manager of Chair Covers & Linens for 8 years!
Describe in 3 sentences what you do best as an event professional My level of service to clients and the Denver community is highly valued. I have a gift for design and communication. My ability to create a memorable event with my client is my favorite part of being a part of this industry.
A few fun questions:
What’s the best advice anyone ever gave you?
Just ask, the worst thing they can say is no!
How fast can you run a mile?
I don’t run!
If you could be a superhero, what would your super-power be?
To read minds!
Explain how to whistle.
I wouldn’t know how because I can’t whistle!!
Where would you like to travel?
I would love to spend a month or two in Italy!