Trace is a seasoned event strategist with an expertise of helping nonprofit organizations improve event outcomes. Trace has over 25-years of experience developing the vision, strategies and standards for organizations looking to improve their event experiences or looking to create something bold and new to set their event from the ever-growing competition.
Trace founded Kingham Signature Events June 2014. In this short amount of time moving his business to Tampa Bay, he is producing events for many widely recognized local and global organizations, such as SYKES Enterprises, Inc., Heart Gallery of Tampa, Girls Scouts of West Central Florida and the National American Red Cross, just to name a few.
With a well-crafted analysis process, Trace and his team provide organizations with recommendations to improve their overall event programming at every level of the organization. Trace and his team not only help organizations design non-profit experiences, Trace provides coaching from the top-level down to the individual planner on your team, all focused on maximizing the impact of the organization’s event programming. Trace’s 4-pillars of event planning model, delivers effective disciplines that will take your events to the next level and improve outcomes. From immediate implementation, your company will realize tangible results, turning event programs into the vehicle that will drive your business, improve key stakeholder satisfaction and bring your organization into the Spotlight.
Trace and his family relocated to Tampa Bay for his husband’s career move to Moffitt Cancer Center from Columbus, Ohio. Prior to forming his own firm in Ohio, Trace worked for Limited Brands as an Event Manager. He started his career in events with the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association Foundation in Miami, Florida before working as an Event Manger for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio. Trace and his husband have two adopted sons and Trace currently sits on the board of the Heart Gallery of Pinellas and Pasco, which supports finding forever homes for at-risk youth in the foster care system.