Director of Business Development, PRG
Matthew Kalb, CEM-AP, CMP, started in the event industry in 2009 working for S.A.F.E. Management as an Operations Manager with the Baltimore Ravens. After working Super Bowl XLII (42), he took an opportunity to work with Hargrove, Inc. as an Account Executive in Lanham, Maryland.
In 2017, Matthew moved to Denver and began a career with GES as a Sales Manager in their Tradeshow and Conferences Division. In 2020 he transitioned to a Phoenix based association WorldatWork as a Manager, Exhibits & Sponsorship Sales. As events began their comeback following the pandemic, he was recruited to help PRG as their new Director of Business Development in June of 2021.
He has a strong customer service background and his attention to detail and ability to think outside the box, has positioned him a leading innovator in the industry. He is also a recipient of the CONNECT Associations 40 under 40 recognition.
Matthew was also part of the inaugural class of CEMs to receive their CEM-AP designation