Who We Are

Incentive travel and meeting management is our business. ADI brings you personalized solutions and meeting planning expertise that exceeds your definition of success to your incentive travel programs, strategic meetings or logistically challenging city-wide conferences.

Our Mission

“From event concept and planning through execution, ADI delivers the highest quality experience for our clients' attendees while achieving their business goals.”

Our Leadership Team

Ann d'Eon in Hawaii




Born & Raised: Born in Massachusetts but raised in Paris and Munich for 5 years attending first grade in Paris at Le Bon Saveur. At 11, we moved back to the US and my parents settled in Phoenix AZ.
Career Highlights: Serving on the international board of the Society of Incentive and Travel Executives (SITE), the Continental Airlines, Hilton Hotel, Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) and Carnival Cruise Lines Advisory Councils, the Monaco Government Tourism Advisory Board, and the Arizona Sunbelt Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Board of Directors.
Leisure Interests: Winter and summer sports, Pilates Reformer training.
Favorite Destination: Paris for most beautiful city, Bora Bora for most beautiful island, Istanbul for exotic city experience, Banff and Lake Louise for majestic mountain beauty, India for most surprisingly positive experience, Munich for its history and childhood memories, Costa Rica for its jungles, Panama for the Canal and monkey island, Hawaii for relaxation and aloha feel, Nova Scotia for coastal beauty and family fun, Hong Kong in December for a festive and surprising Christmas experience and most of all Berlin since I was there when the wall came down.
Industry Passion: I chose this photo of me in Hawaii with my flower lei Haku as it represents my passions. Hawaii with its friendly aloha spirit and beautiful flower leis and haikus.

Dallas Purcella


Vice President, Customer Relations


 Born & Raised:  Earth, Texas
Career Highlights: Traveling to Greece, seeing the Great Wall of China, and visiting the Samburu Tripe in Africa.
Leisure Interests: Taking our pack horses up the mountain
Dream Home Location:   live there, in the Big Horn Mountains of Wyoming.
What Do You Love About Our Industry: Watching dreams come to life.

Sue Ryan


Vice President, Office & Accounting 


Born & Raised: Illinois in the suburbs of Chicago
Career Highlights: Celebrating 15 years at ADI. Also, previously worked with owners of 2 start-ups which turned into successful businesses.
Leisure Interests:  Biking, hiking, and boxing training (for my workouts, not for TKO's!)
Dream Home Location: Wooded mountain area near a lake.
What Do You Love About Our Industry: Creating great experiences for clients and attendees.

Terrie Rickard


Director of Operations


Born & Raised: Montana born and San Francisco, CA raised.
Career Highlights: Working on a cruise ship traveling the world, then finding my way into meeting planning.
Leisure Interests:  I love to tee it up!
Dream Home Location: A sprawling estate in South of France with olive trees and lavender fields.
What Do You Love About Our Industry: Coaching the team on how to be the best in our industry!

Steve Schulte


Vice President of Sales


Born & Raised: St. Louis, MO until I moved to Southern California where I've lived and raised my own family for the past 30 years.
Career Highlights: Traveling to over 60 countries helping clients “experience” some of the most exciting, invigorating, beautiful and unique destinations on the planet. Places like Rome, Athens, Paris, Sydney, Tokyo, Beijing, Rio, Bali and activities like climbing the Great Wall, scuba diving with sharks, white water rafting, jet boating on the Shotover River, spelunking in Mexico, climbing the Great Pyramids, helicoptering over the Kilauea volcano, boating into Iguazu Falls and holding a koala bear.
Leisure Interests: Spending time with my wife and two boys. All sports…particularly soccer and golf.
Dream Home Location: Anywhere my family is, but if they chose the beach in Maui where my wife and I met, I wouldn't be too upset.
What Do You Love About Our Industry: We make a difference in the world by showing people that we're all not so different from each other and that “life” is a participatory sport, meant to be experienced, not just to watch it pass you by sitting on the sidelines!

Meghan Malantonio


National Account Sales Executive


Born & Raised: Philadelphia, PA
Career Highlights: Having worked with clients that became my closest and best of friends
Leisure Interests: Anything outdoors and spending a day the beach with a good book.
Dream Home Location: To have multiple beach homes! (There's so many beautiful beaches around the world with such unique qualities, why choose just one?) But my favorite destination is France.
What Do You Love About Our Industry: It allows me to live out a favorite quote: “Above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you. Because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places” ~ Roald Dahl

Careers at ADI

ADI Meetings & Events LLC, producers of amazing meetings and incentive travel programs since 1982, is headquartered in the greater Phoenix, AZ area. We employ talented meeting and incentive professionals that serve a roster of existing clients and growing a folio of new and exciting potential clients. We invite you to check out our current career opportunities by clicking here.