Marie Peterson

Marie Peterson CMP, HMCC

Marie Peterson, CMP, HMCC

Detent Events is led by Certified Meeting Professional, Marie Peterson. As an independent event planner, Marie works hard for each client, helping them plan and host their upcoming event free of stress and with confidence.

Marie received the Safety and Health Professional of the Year from the United States Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration, for her management of the OSHA Oil & Gas Safety and Health Conference.

Detent Events specializes in managing corporate meetings and conferences up to 1,000 participants, with a focus in higher education and nonprofit organizations.  Detent strategically partners with other meeting planners, associations, and companies to provide additional bandwidth to keep up with growing event needs.

Detent Events is a woman owned, State of Texas Historically Underutilized Business (HUB).

Industry Involvement:

  • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Senior Planners Industry Network (SPIN): Dallas-Fort Worth
  • Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP): North Texas