(May 11, 2018, ANNAPOLIS, Md.) The Maryland Chamber welcomes Marie Rau to the team as its newest employee. Rau brings with her extensive experience in special event planning and execution.
With over six years of experience as an event marketing manager with Merkle, Rau was part of an award-winning corporate events team. She managed and supported over 150 events annually—consisting of award ceremonies, executive summits, tradeshows, industry exchanges, networking workshops, executive meetings, and webinars.
Prior to her time with Merkle, Rau worked for Johnson Controls and Arbitron.
Born and raised in Maryland, she is inspired by the Maryland Chamber’s mission to grow jobs and make Maryland more nationally competitive.
“I am excited to be a part of the Maryland Chamber team and look forward to the opportunity to connect and inform members through our events programming,” Rau said.
She earned her bachelor of science in business administration with a concentration in marketing from Frostburg State University in Frostburg, Maryland.