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Executive Vice Chair Operations
Tom Pasha
Tom Pasha
President
Contact Planning Inc.

Tom Pasha has been recognized as one of the top convention planners in the industry. Starting in hotel positions of caddy, bellman, bartender and cook, Tom began his hotel career as a Hyatt Management Trainee in Chicago. He went to sales management positions throughout the Hyatt organization, working in 12 Hyatt Hotels over 20 years. Tom was Director of Sales at properties in Greenville, San Antonio and Chicago O’Hare and as Director of Sales, started the Worldwide Group Sales Office in Omaha. Tom won Sales Manager of the Year, Sales Director of the Year, Sales Team of the Year and the Donald M. Pritzker Award for Sales Excellence.

Tom founded CONTACT Planning, Inc., a national meeting planning company with headquarters in Orlando. He has helped coordinate venue selection and logistics for CTOTF since 2015, and he and his team are dedicated to designing and delivering exceptional events into the future.

Tom is a University of Florida graduate and a Gator Booster. He enjoys fishing, rebuilding boats and volunteering at Give Kids the World, a donation-supported hotel for seriously ill children visiting Orlando’s theme parks.

Tom joined the CTOTF™in 2020 as the Executive Vice Chair of Operations.

Position Objective: To organize and execute the Group conferences, manage our relationship with the vendors, and provide input to the leadership for strategic direction