Supplier member:

  1. Name: Stephanie Scharfenberg
  1. Company you work for: Embassy Suites Loveland
  1. Married/Single or significant other status and any info you’d like to share: Married 6 years to my high school sweetheart.
  1. Children and/or pets or both: Beautiful 14-month-old son, Bennett, who keeps my husband and I on our toes. The best dog, Drake and our adventurous cat, Haze
  1. A little bit about where you grew up: Grew up in Ohio, Cincinnati and then Toledo. I have lived in 5 different states and have traveled 48 out of the 50 states.
  1. Favorite vacation spot: Beach or mountains, anywhere I can be outside 24/7. My favorite family vacation spot, South Haven, MI
  1. Thoughts regarding the industry: I am so grateful that this industry is recovering, and we are seeing events back to levels pre-pandemic. We still face issues with staffing and supply problems, but it is continuing to improve.
  1. What makes you happy? My family and friends, being outdoors and traveling
  1. What do you like about SGMP? The friendships and relationships you build over time. SGMP is a family of planners and suppliers and we are all working together to make each other successful.
  1. What do you like most about being a planner/supplier? I love connecting with clients and creating the best experience possible.