Ashton McLeod is an Account Director in BerlinRosen’s Lifestyle and Hospitality practice. Her clients include Singapore Airlines, Waldorf Astoria New York, Union Square Partnership, ARTWALK NY to benefit Coalition for the Homeless, and Boston Seaport, among others. A University of Florida alumna, she cemented her love for storytelling and the hospitality industry through involvement in Food Network South Beach and New York City Wine & Food Festival. Previously, Ashton acted as the Director of The James Collective’s New York office, spearheading media relations and integrated marketing campaigns for food and beverage products, food makers, and boutique hotel properties. In her spare time, she serves as the President for New York Cares Rising Leaders Council and the Chair for C-CAP, Careers through Culinary Arts Program.