Born in the suburbs of Chicago, Catie Walsh has a strong passion for sharing her love of Chicago with anyone who will listen. Growing up, she fondly remembers regular trips into the city to experience the museums, parks and theaters. One of her earliest childhood memories was being taken away into another time while attending a performance of the Nutcracker. Catie has been passionate about hospitality all of her life, and recently has traveled the country holding multiple positions in Sales & Marketing. In her current role as Director of Sales & Marketing, Catie oversees the Sales & Events teams for the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. Together, the team works to bring people from all over the world to create intimate and memorable experiences at Waldorf Astoria and in the great city of Chicago.
Catie is married to fellow Chicagoan, Bryan. Together they have two small children, Harrison and Scarlett. She spends her free time with her family, traveling and enjoying new experiences together.
Bio as of 2018