Marlene McDonnell is president of EventWorxx, a boutique event management company offering a range of services including event production and consultation, meeting and conference planning. She established the company after a 17-year career as director of event management for Long Island Business News.
McDonnell serves as the director of events for Innovate Long Island, a leading digital news and events company reporting on and promoting the regional innovation economy. She is also a member of the Executive Board for the Long Island Business Development Council and serves as the organization’s administrator. Deeply connected to the Long Island community and its businesses, she was recognized in 2009 and 2013 by members of Long Island Business News’ Top 50 Most Influential Women in Business program for her dedication to women in the business community and received the Woman of Achievement Award in 2010 from the National Association of Women Business Owners.