Nancy Hays, President
Nancy Hays received her Bachelor’s Degree from University of Illinois in Urbana and Master’s Degree from Northwestern University in Evanston in Communications. Nancy was Director of Entertainment for the Chicago office of Jack Morton Productions from 1984-1993. She founded Nancy Hays Entertainment, Inc. in 1993.
Nancy has appeared as a guest on many national television networks including Fox, WGN, Discovery, and NBC. She has written articles for MPI's Meeting Professional Magazine, Canada's Corporate Meetings Network, 6ftApart.com, American Entertainment Magazine and other publications (see press), and her company's products and services have been featured in publications such as Billboard Magazine, the Washington Post, the LA Times and Variety.
Nancy Hays is the former Co-Chair of the Emerging Talent and Trends Committee and one of the founding members of IACEP (International Association of Corporate Entertainment Producers). Nancy also works as a moderator for virtual and hybrid events and an audiobook narrator (see NancyHaysSpeaks.com) and is a popular business and motivational speaker on the topic of emerging trends. During the pandemic, Nancy was featured in MPI's Digital Summit speaking to an international audience along with a Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist, Jonathan Capehart.
What our clients are saying...
"Nancy Hays Entertainment, Inc. has produced our association's entertainment for over 15 years. Nancy's firm knows how to adapt to our evolving needs as an association and our changes in staff. Her company has the expertise to recommend the right talent for every size budget and program goal. Nancy's longevity with our organization as our producer speaks for itself."
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