National Concierge Association Awards First-Ever Hall of Fame Recognition to Tim O’Malley


Ateema Media & Marketing CEO Recognized by NCA at 2019 Annual Education Conference

MINNEAPOLIS – The 2019 National Concierge Association Annual Education Conference was extra special for Chicago-based company Ateema Media & Marketing and its CEO Tim O’Malley, as O’Malley was inducted into the NCA Hall of Fame. The recognition, a first for the NCA, was announced on August 9 at the national meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The National Concierge Association Hall of Fame recognizes tenured members in good standing, with significant activity level both locally and nationally.

“I’m honored to be recognized by this prestigious organization,” said O’Malley after his win. “This is a great group of people who make a tremendous impact in the industry and I’m fortunate to be involved.”

“Tim is an invaluable business resource,” said Sara-ann Kasner, Founder/CEO of National Concierge Association. “Throughout the years, Tim has been a driving force in developing the NCA Chicago Chapter and and raising funds to help get their members to attend NCA conferences, providing space for board meetings, serving on the NCA Executive Board, lending his staff to create conference logos and so much more behind the scenes contributions to our organization. In short, we owe this man our accolades for devoting his time, his talents and his love for our profession and the NCA.”

Ateema Media & Marketing has been an integral resource in the Chicago concierge community for 18 years. The company has rapidly expanded over recent years and continues to connect businesses, visitors, groups, and concierges through its suite of services including Concierge Preferred Magazine,, the Concierge Favorites Awards, and the Hospitality & Tourism Summit Chicago. 

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About Ateema Media & Marketing

Founded in 2001, Ateema Media & Marketing is a Chicago-based media and marketing company with an array of products and services designed to help our hospitality and tourism related customers attract business from visitors and meeting and event planners. The company also produces top quality tools for Chicago’s concierge and visitors.

Ateema Media & Marketing’s digital portfolio includes a digital advertising platform, visitor content marketing program, and a weekly newsletter about things to do in Chicago. The producers of Concierge Preferred Magazine, Hospitality & Tourism Summit Chicago, Chicago Planner Master Classes, Chicago Concierge Favorites Awards, Mobile Visitor Network, and, Ateema Media & Marketing also provides a plethora of research and marketing services around the concierge community. 

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