Senior Director, Global Corporate Events
Denise Fest joined Visa in 2016 as the Senior Director of Global Corporate Events. Denise has 20 years’ experience leading teams and event marketing strategies for major programs and events in the tech industry. In her current role, Denise leads a team of event professionals who manage Visa’s key client, partner, and internal programs. One of Denise’s strategic initiatives at Visa is to bring a more cohesive attendee experience and consistent event technology across events.
Prior to joining Visa, Denise managed the event strategy, experience, and execution of large client conferences, executive programs, and other key events for NetApp, SAP Business Objects, and Siebel Systems (Oracle).
Denise lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband, Andy, and son, Connor. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, outdoor activities, travel, and photography.