Membership Spotlight

Planner Member:

  1. Name: Marina Borysov
  2. Company you work for: Office of Domestic Violence and Sex Offender Management, Division of Criminal Justice, Colorado Department of Public Safety.
  3. Married/Single or significant other status and any info you’d like to share: Married with two kiddos: ages 6 & 2
  4. A little bit about where you grew up: I was born in the far Eastern part of Russia, but I grew up in Ukraine. My family moved to Denver, CO in the late 90s when I was a teenager.
  5. Favorite vacation spot: Mexico for the paradise beaches and the most hard working people and Europe for its rich history.
  6. Thoughts regarding the industry: The industry of event planning is evolving on so many levels. The planners are always trying to go above and beyond with often times limited resources they have. Meanwhile, the suppliers do their best to impress their clients with a variety of innovative approaches to meet those needs.
  7. What makes you happy? Healthy children everywhere, kind people, open-mindedness, human connection, and joyous experiences.
  8. What do you like about SGMP?  I’ve only become a member recently, but the resourcefulness of the people that I’ve met so far has been helpful to me in my work.
  9. What do you like most about being a planner/supplier?  I’m a planner and I love that I can connect with suppliers on a more personal level: actually get to know them and their venues and services.