MANAGING DIRECTOR - BRENT JAYES
Brent Jayes, North Carolina
President, Meetings On Cue, Inc.
Brent Jayes is a 35 year veteran of the meetings and event industry. He has produced meetings or events in 39 of the 50 states, including Hawaii. He was the first and is still the only meeting planner to have served on the Board of Directors for the Greater Raleigh Convention & Visitors Bureau.
His introduction to AARO was intially as a meeting planner when he was approached in 2003 by AARO to plan their 2 semi-annual meetings.
In 2005, then AARO President Jim Martin of Arkansas approached Brent about taking on the additional responsibilities of managing the day to day activities of the association.
Jayes continues to handle the day to day operations in addition to planning the 2 semi-annual meetings and his long tenure with AARO gives him the insight to offer assistance on strategic planning and program content.