Christine Willhite is the founder and CEO of CW Event Management Services and Executive Director of Be(You)tiful Fashion Shows. Christine is a professional events management consultant and entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, the Greater Bay Area, and Sacramento. Utilizing her natural talents as a luminous communicator and innovator, she incorporated her life sciences background, skills in strategic planning, and social etiquette and decorum to focus on the production of Catwalk and Fashion Shows, Private Venues, Group Meetings, Banquets, and Retreats.
Christine built a successful and influential career in the pharmaceutical industry and her technical and scientific work flourished in clinical data management, research biology, study protocol, early drug development, clinical trials, therapeutic specialist and pharmaceutical sales, calling on primary care physicians, allergists and pulmonologists, which included corporate roles within Syntex Pharmaceuticals, Resource Biometrics and Glaxo Wellcome.
In 2002, Christine became involved in community and civic affairs, directing her skills and talents to small business ownership, specializing in high-end private home theater design and installation, as co-founder of Premier Home Theater, Inc., in Livermore.
Through dedication and service, Christine broadened her leadership skills and profound commitment to the development of youth by offering her expertise as an active board member, vice-president, Chaplin, program director, committee member, liaison, teen advisor and event coordinator in support of nonprofit organizations such as; PRIDE Museum, Woodside Priory School, Peninsula Bridge, Delta SIGMA Theta Sorority and Jack and Jill of America Inc., Tri-Valley Chapter.
Christine’s academic honors in biology and chemistry earned her recognition and a series of scholarships throughout college, along with an internship at University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, Texas. Christine graduated with a B.S. in Biology at Jarvis Christian College.