Carpathia Marketing LLC appoints Vice President of Business Development

Bucket-List Networking Firm Lands Veteran Event Exec.


Chicago, IL – January, 2017


Carpathia Marketing LLC is pleased to announce that Leslie Venetz has joined the company to develop their innovative events portfolio. Venetz comes with a wealth of experience in the events industry, having spent the last decade at Marcus Evans Group, a billion dollar global event industry leader. An executive consistently finishing in the top 5 with her sales performance, she also served the management role of sales director over B2B sales. Venetz was instrumental in launching numerous event verticals in a variety of markets and growing a high-performance, sizable sales team.

Leslie joins Carpathia as Vice President, Business Development to spearhead Carpathia’s growth and commitment to "revolutionize the way you network." Venetz comments, “I am very excited to join the Carpathia team and disrupt the traditional events space with the new concept of Bucket-List networking. For years, I have listened to my clients wish for more exciting ways to create lasting partnerships during events and that is exactly what Carpathia does. Plus, hosting these events in locations like the Caribbean and South Africa doesn’t hurt!”

Buck Peavey, Founder of Carpathia Marketing, said “Leslie’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made her a key addition to the Carpathia family. We view her appointment, as a commitment to the success of our innovative new business model. Her experience will allow us to meet the demand for Carpathia's Bucket-List networking events. I am confident that Leslie will play a critical role in providing the highest quality of service to our customers as we expand our business.”

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About Carpathia Summits

Carpathia Summits, a division of Carpathia Marketing LLC,  is an innovative events company ( offering customers a chance to build deeper business relationships through unique, adventure-driven, five-star networking events. Fully-vetted, invitation-only, high-level, decision-maker buyers are strategically matched with top-of-class vendor suppliers. Summits focus on idea sharing, relationship acceleration, and -- most importantly adventure networking sure to build lasting bonds. Everyone has a Bucket-List for their career and their personal life. Carpathia helps you check off your lists! 



Buck Peavey CEO / Founder