Miss USA 2016 - Judge - Kristin Conte
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Kristin Conte


Kristin is a passionate and innovative marketing and communications executive and event creator with over 15 years of experience within the sports, hospitality and nonprofit industries.

Kristin handled marketing communications for the NBA and worked on events including the NBA All-Star Game, NBA Finals and NBA Europe Live. In her role as Director of Marketing for TAO Group, she oversaw the entire marketing and communications function for seven restaurants and nightclubs in Las Vegas. As the founder of her own events and marketing agency, she has executed large-scale events for brands such as Benefit Cosmetics, the NBA, Beats by Dre, Facebook and the National Basketball Players Association. Kristin also manages operations for DJ Steve Aoki’s Charitable Fund.

Kristin founded TAO Cares – the charitable arm of the restaurant/nightlife company. She serves as the Vice President of the Board of Directors for the Rape Crisis Center of Southern Nevada and was the former Executive Director of the Jump for Joy Foundation. In 2015, Kristin was featured as one of Vegas Rated's Women in Power and was a Vegas Magazine VEGAS Gives Honoree for her philanthropic work in Las Vegas. She was named to the 2014 Vegas Inc Magazine’s 40 Under 40 list, as well as named one of Nightclub & Bar Magazine’s Women Making an Impact.