Carina Filek is Global COO of Elevate, the people powered staffing agency with offices in the UK, US, Germany, and France. Carina's expertise in experiential marketing and event staffing has enabled her to drive the business forward by expanding into new markets and building world-class teams. Carina has developed long-term, strategic partnerships and delivered successful global brand engagement campaigns for leading brands including Coca-Cola, Google and Facebook and creative agencies Jack Morton and Wasserman. She is passionate about the power of human connections to level-up live events and digital experiences. Carina is currently a mentor for The Girls' Network and Like Minded Females (LMF) network, supporting and empowering women to think differently about the roles they 'think' they should play in working environments. About Elevate Staffing Elevate is a global event staffing agency that connects people with brands. Elevate leads the industry by enriching brand-consumer relationships through positive human connections and providing data-driven solutions that include real-time, interactive reporting, and dedicated client microsites. Elevate has recently been the recipient of several awards, including a place on the Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest-Growing Companies, EventEx Awards Best Staffing Company, and the Platinum Award Winner for Field Marketing and Brand Experience Magazine. Elevate placed #151 in The Financial Times List of America's Fastest Growing Companies and is currently shortlisted for Best Staffing Agency with the Campaign Experience Awards.