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Kinisha Perry DIRECTOR OF SALES & MARKETING Georgia Freight Depot / Distinctive Catering & Events 65 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive Atlanta, GA 30213 404.656.3850 dceatlanta.com “Executing events that surpass my clients’ expectations is what it’s all about.” Kinisha Perry is a dynamic Events and Marketing Professional who currently serves as the Sales and Marketing Director of the historic Georgia Freight Depot and Distinctive Catering and Events. Kinisha and her team host an array of curated, full service event experiences inclusive of government legislative functions, weddings, fashion shows, conventions, and concerts. A proud military child, Kinisha grew up in small town Tennessee, where she stood out for her unique style and athletic capability. She attended college on a full basketball scholarship, enabling her to pursue her dreams of becoming a Business Marketing Professional. When starting her career, she engaged in a variety of trades including visual merchandising for a national men’s clothing brand, then later worked with Atlanta-based designer Anna Grifﬁn, as her National Sales Manager. After starting a family, Kinisha was granted the opportunity to work with NFL player Eric Berry of the Kansas City Chiefs, coordinating his private events and working with his namesake foundation. In her spare time, Kinisha serves as a consultant and events extraordinaire for the emerging brand Luxe Studio. Kinisha’s energy, no doubt, is poured daily into her two beautiful daughters and her current Director’s role. Those who know her personally can attest to her kind-hearted, humble, humorous and determined nature. Those who have worked alongside her professionally have experienced the same gracious persona, accompanied by a wealth of passion and innovative expertise for her industry.