Joe Capone, CIS has been an award-winning Director of Sales specializing in global meetings, events, incentives, and business development for over 25 years with Hilton Hotels, Melia Hotels International, and now with McVeigh Global Meetings and Events (MGME). He has been an active member of his SITE Southeast chapter for 10 years as well as the GAMPI and MPI Carolinas Chapters.
As a highly dedicated and resourceful sales director and team leader, he is skilled in planning and executing all phases of the sales process, expediently identifying, and converting leads in all stages of development into closed, multi-million-dollar contracts. Joe is recognized by his peers as an experienced customer service-based representative always putting the needs of his clients first. With his constant positive upbeat disposition, Joe is excited to be taking on the role of V.P. of Sponsorship for the 2022-chapter year.
A graduate of Johnson and Wales University with a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management, Joe resides in Georgia with his partner and their three dogs, living the “Green Acres” life.
Short Fun Blurb: Joe is an active member/player with the Hotlanta Softball League, loves entertainment pop culture, everything 80’s, and spending time with family and friends.
Favorite movie quote: “Life is a banquet and most poor suckers are starving to death.”