Teresa Stas is a national speaker, columnist and CEO of Green Cactus, an event sponsorship and marketing agency based in Fresno CA and Portland. OR. She has been named one of the 2 0 on the Rise Event Professionals by Honeybook and Rising Tide.com and writes the column Small Event, Big Sponsors for IFEA’s “ie” magazine.
Teresa has brokered millions of dollars in sponsorships working with national brands such as RAM, Crown Royal, Safeway/ Albertsons and White Claw just to name a few. She currently handles partnerships for several events along the west coast such as the Oregon Jamboree Music Festival , which has been featured multiple times on CMT and Country Weekly Magazine, the national relay Hood to Coast , L RS Country Music Festival and Country Fan Fest. Although Teresa’s expertise lie in events and sponsorships she also speaks from her own experience on the topic of entrepreneurship as a woman and being your own boss.
Originally from Oklahoma, she is an Oregon State University graduate and holds a Sports Marketing Certification from Columbia University. She currently resides in central California with her husband and step-son.