Becky Hansen, Convention Data Services’ Vice President of Event Services has close to 30 years of experience in the convention housing and IT industry. Becky’s philosophy is teamwork within the organization, and teamwork with clients. She believes her staff is most productive when team members’ talents and strengths are being used to their full advantage. When the going gets tough, Becky’s style of encouragement and hands-on approach helps her create a positive atmosphere and a staff that is unified in purpose.
In her current role at CDS, Becky oversees and is responsible for all areas related to registration, including: the call center, onsite event staff, data processing, IT and network infrastructure. Becky’s knowledge of technology, combined with her sales background, provides her with a unique perspective in client relations and implementation. Her approach to technology development and implementation is customer-centric.
Becky began her relationship with CDS six years ago. As Director of IT and Client Implementation for Travel Planners in New York City, she led a team that was responsible for new client’s events. She and her team worked closely with Convention Data Services as a registration partner, to ensure a seamless integration for events. Becky also acted as a liaison between sales and IT for web and system customizations and enhancements, where she utilized her extensive hardware and software project management experience.