Linda J. McNairy

American Express Meetings & Events

Linda McNairy leads the American Express Meetings & Events organization for the Americas.  She holds responsibility for leading growth, client retention, operational delivery, talent retention and business strategy.  She accepted this position in Q4 2019 from her role as Global Vice President of Innovation & Shared Services which was a growth generated role that drove strategic growth and infrastructure for the continued success of American Express Meetings & Events.  She joined the organization in 2014 as Director of Business & Strategy for North America. 

She is an experienced business professional with a passion for the meetings & events industry, dedicated to elevating the industry, creating solutions for her customers and developing the people around her.  Her over 20 years of experience include direct corporate planning as well as a variety of roles as a supplier to the industry.