Katie Payer


Katie Payer is a big picture thinker and detailed do-er with extensive experience developing experiential programs, building content, and designing events in an innovative environment. She has more than ten years of involvement in marketing, communication, event planning, curriculum development, and program creation.

Katie owns Katie Payer Consulting, which provides clients with focused and high-quality support in creating engaging, thoughtful, and impactful programs to fill the void in events and company content. Clients include Denver Startup Week, the Junior League of Denver, Something Independent, and the Emerging Technologies Coordinating Council for the California Public Utilities.

Previously, Katie was the Vice President of Communications at Young Americans Center for Financial Education, a non-profit focused on teaching young people the benefits of personal finance and entrepreneurship. She spent several years working for the Cleantech Open in various roles scaling the organization nationally and globally, and before that worked for the San Jose Sharks Media Relations team.

Katie graduated from Santa Clara University with degrees in marketing and communication. She resides in Denver, Colorado with her husband, daughter and new son.

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