Renea Gates

Qualification Specialist

Renae Gates brings the spirit of entrepreneurship with her experience as a small business owner, to her role as a Qualification Specialist, for Applied Marketing. She is a certified member of Minority Business Enterprises, and the Woman-Owned Business Enterprise, in the state of Indiana. Renae is passionate about event planning, and ensuring our client’s appointments are of the highest quality. 

In addition to being a business owner, Renea serves on the Board of Directors for several entities; including the Minorities in Hospitality, Steward Speakers, Indy Black Chamber of Commerce, and the Society of Government Meeting Professionals. She also maintains her memberships in the National Association of Women Business Owners and the Association of Bridal Consultants.

Renea earned her Associate’s Degree in Business Administration and Management, at Marian College. In addition, she graduated from the Wedding Planning Institute as a Certified Wedding and Event Planner, and earned her Certification as a Vision Board Coach. She has two children, Alyson and Cecil. Her hobbies include boxing, swimming, night cycling, roller skating, cooking, watching movies, reading with her book club, and spending time with friends and family.