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The Foundation of NACE announces their new Trustees

Virginia Santa Ines, CPCE, CWC
I go by the nickname of Gigi, I’m originally from New York where I was raised by my Italian family who were all in the restaurant, catering and hospitality industry. This is where my passion and love for this industry started.

I’ve been in the hospitality / Hotel industry for 35 years. As previous Director of Catering for the Hilton Hotels and currently a Senior Catering Sales Executive for the San Jose Marriott. I’ve been on the Board of Directors for the Silicon Valley NACE Chapter since 2010.






Delores Crum, CERP
Delores Crum owns the Premiere family of party and event rental companies: Premiere Events and Premiere Select in Austin, and Party Time Rentals in Bryan-College Station. Founded in November, 2000, by Delores and her husband Richard, Premiere has become a leading party and event rental provider. Nationally recognized and frequently honored for its work, the Premiere group of companies provides full-service rental and related support to Event Professionals and Individual Event Holders throughout Central Texas. Delores describes her organizational role as providing overall leadership, helping chart the Premiere course and setting Premiere’s general direction. As President and Chief Culture Officer, Delores is the “glue” that holds the Premiere family together.

Delores is involved with and supportive of the Events Community. She has served as ILEA-Austin president and was the first-ever inductee into the ILEA-Austin Hall of Fame. Delores has held 5 different roles on the NACE-Austin Board and has received multiple “Member of the Year” honors. Past president of the Texas Rental Association, in 2007 Delores became the second female to ever hold that office. Delores was twice named TRA “Person of the Year” and named Region IV Rental Person of the Year as well. Nationally, Delores Crum has served as a Foundation Trustee for the American Rental Association and on the ARA PAC Council. Delores was awarded ARA’s highest honor, outside of induction into the Rental Hall of Fame, when she accepted the “Volunteer Service Award” at the 2016 ARA Rental Show. Delores also serves on the Board as 2020 President of the Bridal Association of Brazos Valley.

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Charmayne Branch

Charmayne Branch is the Marketing and Communications Manager for NACE and brings 6 plus years of experience ranging from content marketing to social media content creation and website management.

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