About the Principal:

Desirée Chamlis Lehrbaum, Founder and Principal of Lumen Consulting, has spent over 15 years in high tech and consumer marketing. Desiree strives to bring the voice of the customer in her collaboration with clients on issues like marketing strategy, demand generation, event strategy, and social media. Some of Lumen’s clients include Adobe, Brocade, Cisco, Intel and Silicon Valley start-ups. Prior to consulting, Desiree held marketing and management positions at Adobe, IBM and smaller B2B and B2C companies. Desiree earned her Bachelor of Science degree with a double major in Business Management and Political Science from San Jose State University.

Desiree also brings her passion about marketing in speaking at industry events and writing for trade publications.

When not making the world a better place with good marketing, Ms. Lehrbaum loves to cook up delicious food, cheer on her beloved Sharks hockey team, and hang out with her family.

Published Articles:

Is your event in a rut? Still relying on old ideas and tactics that worked once upon a time? Desirée Lehrbaum has an article featured in the Fall issue of CORPORATE EVENTS Magazine: "Four Ways to Renew a Stale Event." These four strategies will help steer you clear of stagnation. Read on>