Shelby De Lappe
Event Operations/Vendor Manager
Shelby is a recent graduate from Washington State University where she received her degree in Communication with an emphasis in Public Relations and a minor in Psychology. While at WSU Shelby was the Alumni Relations chair for her sorority and was responsible for planning the Centennial celebration, budgeting money, calling and booking venues, running a committee, and delegating tasks to committee members.
This experience sparked her interest in events, and in May 2017, Shelby was successful in obtaining an internship as Operations Assistant with Festivals. Inc, where she worked directly with onsite crews, vendors and suppliers to ensure operational needs at the Bite of Seattle, Taste of Tacoma and Oktoberfest Northwest were executed successfully.
Upon, graduation, Shelby was offered a full-time position as Event Operations and Vendor Manager. Her position plays a role in event operations and logistics, vendor relations, and internal support both in the office and at company events.
When she isn’t busy working Shelby enjoys playing with her hula hoop, riding her horse, and exploring the Pacific Northwest.