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Vanessa Thompson
Vanessa Thompson
Events Manager, Midtown Events
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Vanessa is an Events Manager for Midtown Events. Vanessa and her team plan and produce events for the North Hills property including the Midtown Beach Music Series, Midtown Bluegrass Series, Friday Night Tribute Series, North Hills Kids Program, Midtown Farmers’ Market, Wellness Wednesdays and more totaling over 325 events per year. Midtown Events is also tasked with selling and managing all outdoor branding initiatives and promotions at North Hills.

Vanessa is responsible for building and fostering community relationships to bring the best local vendors, talent and visionaries in the Raleigh area to each special event. She leads interns and production staff in the preparation and execution of these events, and works to always ensure a great experience and ambiance on the grounds of North Hills.

Along with a love for events, Vanessa also enjoys other high paced things in life including fitness, where she holds a Certified Personal Trainer Certification, and her three active children.