Beth Bares is a born and bred New Orleanian! She is a member of the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation and MPI. In the event business since 1986 and a true love for sports lead her to her dream job in 1991, Tournament Coordinator for the Zurich Classic (Freeport-McMoRan Golf Classic at the time) where she remained until 2001. After 13 years in the golf business and seeing first-hand the need for assisting charities in raising money through a properly run golf tournament, in 2004 Beth started Your Golf Event (formerly known as New Orleans Golf Event Management.
This success lead to working with corporations for team building and client appreciation tournaments which lead to convention business. She has traveled around the country to working with organizations to assist whether it be hands on or consulting with tournaments in Chicago, Baltimore, Portland and Minneapolis. But her first love is and will always be her husband of 24 years, Barry Bares and her 22 year old son, Ben Bares!