A new event coordinator has joined the staff of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Monique Augustine-Fleury is the facility’s new event coordinator and brings extensive experience in various aspects of marketing, including advertising, promotions, entertainment and special events. She most recently served as entertainment supervisor at Harrah’s Casino New Orleans.
Augustine-Fleury worked seven years at Bally’s Casino New Orleans, where she held the positions of human resources representative, advertising and promotions coordinator, special events manager, and marketing manager. She also served as marketing coordinator at Liberty Bank and Trust Company in New Orleans.
During her six years at Harrah’s Casino New Orleans, Augustine-Fleury honed her skills in human resources and event management as staff trainer and event coordinator. As entertainment supervisor, she managed showroom and box office operations and programmed entertainment for all property venues and special events.
Augustine-Fleury earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing from Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans.
With 1.1 million square feet of contiguous exhibit space, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) is one of the largest convention centers in the nation and a consistent top 10 host of the largest number of conventions and tradeshows annually. MCCNO event activity has produced $39.12 billion in economic impact since its 1985 opening, including $2.19 billion in new tax revenue.