Here To Serve
James Della Pace
What Amerivents clients appreciate most about James is his ability to immediately grasp the scope and complexities of events of any scale—a talent that can only come from vast experience in the hospitality industry.
James has held key positions at NYC & Company Tourism Division, the Waldorf Astoria Banquets Department, and Spirit City Cruises. With 15 years of experience in managing events for countless organizations, and 20 years of sales management experience, James has been directly responsible for thousands of events in New York, Boston and Baltimore.
Since starting Amerivents, James has continued his mission of providing superior client experiences in event management, staffing, and catering. He has also broken new ground in affinity café management, extending the brands of New York institutions through the food they serve to patrons and visitors, every day.
Cindy Johnson is the Human Resource Manager at Amerivents with responsibilities expanding across the Human Resource Department in supporting all staff and clients.
Cindy was a student/athlete and graduated from Concordia College – NY with a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science with a focus of Psychology and a Master of Science in Business Leadership. Throughout her educational journey she participated in event logistics for press releases, fashion shows, fundraisers and more. Her passion for events and compassion for people have led her to working full time in Human Resources and Operations in the hospitality industry.
A native New Yorker, Adam brings 15 years of experience in a range of event-centric roles to his position as Managing Partner for Amerivents’ New York Staffing division. From food service to floral design to specialty event management, Adam has truly done it all
Having worked for brands like Aramark, CBS Broadcasting, Waldorf Astoria and MTV, Adam’s focus is the staffing and management of full-scale events. His broad knowledge and experience in so many aspects of hospitality help Amerivents stay on top of this ever-changing industry
Janine Livote graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Tennessee Technological University; and was later accepted into the pre-medical program at Stony Brook University in 2010. Janine comes equipped with over 15 years of service and hospitality experience.
While planning her own wedding, she uncovered a strong passion for event management. Janine’s resilient attention to detail and organization support her emphasis on any financial and administrative tasks that are presented.
A graduate from NYU Stern School of Business with a BS in Accounting, Nora realized early on that her passion went beyond the numbers. She discovered her talent as a cake sculptor and designer and found immense satisfaction being a part of her clients special celebrations and events. She decided to delve deeper and over the last 13 years has honed her skills as a Sales and Marketing Specialist within the food and hospitality industry. Building and maintaining strong relationships and providing unparalleled customer service and support are what her clients have grown to rely on and appreciate. As the Director of Business Development for Amerivents, Nora looks forward to partnering with you and adding to the success of your business.
Khris is a graduate of Salisbury University with a BA in Communication Arts.
Khris brings to the table 20+ years of experience utilizing large-scale organization, interpersonal mediation, and schedule management skills as the sole Admissions and Operational Director at a TriBeCa preschool. Her compassion and her ability to build trust with others helps ensure a strong relationship is built and maintained with our talent.
Khris's compassion for building relationships with others has led her to support Amerivents as a Director of Special Projects.
Born and raised in New York, Tricia is a Staffing Coordinator here at Amerivents. Tricia’s ability to communicate and work closely with Amerivents talent has helped her in scheduling and coaching them to excel at their highest hospitality level.
Tricia brings over 15 years of Customers Service in Hospitality to the Amerivents team. Her compassion for people and the ability to get the job done has allowed her to excel within Amerivents. A 10 year veteran at The US Open as a Bar Lead, Tricia brings her unique hands on experience to the Amerivents Management Team.
Dana is passionate about facilitating connection and fostering community. Her time as a server at a banquet hall, paired with her experience navigating the unknown during an international internship in Montenegro, have equipped her with the adaptable and curious nature that the fast-moving world of the hospitality industry necessitates.
As a recent graduate of Lehigh University with a Master’s Degree in English Literature, Dana is thrilled to set her exceptional communication skills and visionary mindset towards achieving the mission of Amerivents. In addition to her leadership roles in various on-campus organizations, Dana’s work at the Center for Gender Equity at Lehigh University has expanded her knowledge of identity-based topics and inclusivity.
At Amerivents, Dana hopes to integrate this passion for equity work to enrich the experiences of the talent community behind some of NYC’s most influential events.