As the Marketing & Social Media Coordinator, Maria handles all things Empire Events related. She is responsible for all efforts in marketing, communications, social presences, and advertising for company event spaces and catering operations. She joined Empire in 2018 as the Catering Sales Manager for Empire Eats Catering. Maria is continuously adding her special touch to all of Empire’s concepts.
Maria graduated from NC State University in 2018 with a bachelor's degree in Communications with a concentration in public relations. She was an NC State Cheerleader and the Recruitment Director for her sorority. It was during this time that her love for event planning, socialization, and celebration began.