Meet the
Spark Plugs

Coterie Spark is a family. We’re passionate about what we do. This drives us to work hard for our clients, and in turn work hard for each other. As a women-owned business, our team has fostered a creative, spirited and talented coterie we’re incredibly proud of.

Partnering with Coterie Spark, you have the benefit of our entire team’s expertise. Your success becomes our success. This is what sparks and inspires us.

Rebecca Loeb
Co-Founder & CEO


Meet our Co-Founder and CEO, Rebecca. Driven to create an event management company with fiscal transparency and superior service, Coterie Spark was born. With her drive for continued learning and relationship building, Rebecca is always bringing new and fresh perspectives to the Coterie Spark team. Rebecca has a BA from Tulane University and 20 years of experience executing conferences & corporate events. In addition to managing corporate and virtual events, she loves to host and connect with family and friends over good food and wine.

Candace Hoelscher
Co-Founder & COO


A passion-driven leader, Candace focuses on the needs and goals of our team, clients, and her family. As Co-Founder and COO of Coterie Spark, Candace sets the tone for the company culture and client services. She is constantly working to inspire, create, grow, educate and encourage. A born connector, earning a BA in communications from Texas A&M University, Candace brings 17 years of experience to the Coterie Spark team.

Kelly Gordon
Director of Staff Operations and Executive Producer 


Known for her superior organizational skills, passion for logistics and a knack for getting to the heart of matters, Kelly loves getting s*** done, and right! In her role as Director of Staff Operations and Executive Producer, her experience in event management is unmatched and she has led conferences all over the US and Canada, ranging from intimate programs for 50 to city-wide conferences of over 8,000 attendees. Kelly has her BA from the University of Houston. At home, she loves spending time with her husband, Christian, and spoiling their dog, Little Bill. An ideal day would consist of swimming in their pool with a beverage of choice in hand.

Hannah Laser
Executive Producer 


Hannah is known for her calm demeanor and attention to detail while working on logistically challenging corporate programs… as well as her signature hair. She is highly organized and tackles challenging problems with creative solutions and a hospitality focused approach. As Coterie Spark’s number one (and only!) crazy cat lady, you’ll occasionally see her fabulous felines lending a paw on her projects. Hannah has a B.S. from Colorado State University.

Jordan Starks
Meeting Producer


Say hi to Jordan, our Meeting Producer extraordinaire! Thanks to her love of collaboration and organization, she’s planned every type of event you can imagine—from concerts to corporate and special events. A Kansas State University grad, she specialized in Hospitality Management while earning her Bachelor’s in Human Ecology. Jordan is also an avid foodie, runner, and traveler. She hopes to plan events in at least five continents during her career.

We’ve Done Cool Things in Cool Places

Whether onsite or online, we go wherever you go. Our event management staff and virtual meeting planners have executed conferences and events in over 40 cities around the globe and in the cloud.

Our team has a unique ability to capture the essence of a city or destination and incorporate that into our live and virtual experiences. Trust us to bring the spark to your next event wherever you go.