Talia Mashiach is CEO, Founder & Product Architect of Eved and Chairman of the Board. She sets the strategic direction of the company and its technology solutions.Talia’s entrepreneurial career began when she started an online computer sales platform, a venture that sparked her interest in technology. In 2004, Talia saw an opportunity to revolutionize the event and hospitality industry through innovative technology. She founded an event services and destination management company in Chicago which she grew to over $9 million in revenue in four years.Leveraging the knowledge and experience she gained from that company, Talia began developing proprietary software to provide a comprehensive Event Commerce solution where all stakeholders in the meeting and events supply chain could source, market and transact on a global scale. Eved launched in 2010 with a bold mission, to lead the transformation of the $263B meeting and event industry from a highly manual, fragmented traditional services sector into a new era of efficiency and automation.Talia is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization, a board member for the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center, and a board member of the Illinois Holocaust Museum. In 2009, Talia was inducted into the Chicagoland Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame, and she was named one of The Winning Women by Ernst and Young. Talia was also named to Crain’s Chicago 40 Under 40, Class of 2010, Tech 50 by Crains Chicago in 2012, and Chicago Tech 100 in 2013. She has a degree from Loyola University School of Business, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Talia Mashiach and other top speakers and celebrities.