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MGME Welcomes Life Sciences Business Development Director

New York, NY (June 22, 2020) – McVeigh Global Meetings and Events is excited to announce the addition of Michael Schaumann in the role of Business Development Director.  Michael has been in the meetings industry for over 20 years and has worked in a variety of areas.

Michael holds a Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC), providing him with the knowledge and experience needed to successfully navigate the complex pharmaceutical regulatory environment. His new role will allow him to leverage his experience within the Life Sciences sector as MGME expands on their virtual and live Life Sciences services.  “I’m ecstatic to be a part of what’s already proven to be a dedicated, collaborative team where the input and opinions of all are weighed equally,” says Michael.  “After many years in the industry, specifically in Life Science, I feel there couldn’t be a better fit amid MGME’s recent growth.”

The team is thrilled to have him on board. “Michael literally grew up in this industry,” says Chief Operating Officer, Carvie Gillikin.  “He has served in Operations, Global Market Expansion, Sales and Business Development, and we feel his footprint in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device and Patient Services verticals further strengthens our position in the marketplace.”

About McVeigh Global Meetings and Events 

McVeigh Global Meetings and Events, LLC (MGME) is an award-winning, top 25 provider of innovative, cost-effective meeting management and event production solutions on a global stage for the MICE industry.

Focused on creating human connections throughout the world, the company has team members in 25 countries with meetings and events experience in over 70.  Global service groups provided by MGME include Meeting, Incentive & Convention Management, Air Travel Management, Hotel Sourcing Solutions, SMM Consulting Services (Strategic Meeting Management), Association Management Services and Event Production / Creative Solutions; each operating either independently or seamlessly integrating as one group in partnership with clients.


For further information, please contact: Alexandra Soltis at 212-316-0052 or [email protected]