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Deidre West

Deidre West


Deidre West has been recognized as one of BizBash’s Most Influential Event Professionals in the country. With more than 15 years of experience in planning a wide range of high-profile events, her reach extends to the music and entertainment, publishing, and nonprofit industries. These events have been held in major cities across the nation, as well as in Puerto Rico and London.

She is the agency Account Director, Events and Experiences at Quintessentially with responsibilities that include ideation, strategy, and creating curated, bespoke experiences for luxury brands. Previously she has held roles with companies including Sony Music, NYU, and ELLE DECOR. 

West holds a Master of Arts in Music Business & Entertainment Professions from New York University and a Bachelor of Specialized Studies from Ohio University, where she created a multidisciplinary program in Advertising that included courses from Public Relations, Marketing, Business, Journalism, and Telecommunications (now known as Media Arts & Studies).

Her passion lies in being of service to others and she exemplifies this as a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.