Principal and founder of Metis, LLC, Shirin has over twenty years of marketing, sales and operational experience in highly service- and success-oriented organizations. Shirin gained extensive operational knowledge with InterContinental Hotels Group at the Metropol in Moscow and more significantly at the historic Willard InterContinental in Washington, D.C. Her operational experience is complemented by her sound understanding of sales and marketing; over her career, Shirin spearheaded the property-level marketing, planning and execution of five presidential inaugurations and over a dozen International Monetary Fund meetings.
As Director of Sales and Marketing, and Director of Protocol and Business Development, Shirin worked with a variety of domestic and international clients including extensive work with the diplomatic corps, hosting head of state visits from across the globe.
Prior to founding Metis, LCC, Shirin was on the opening team of Donovan House in Washington, D.C. as Director of Sales and Marketing and subsequently as Acting General Manager.
Through Metis, Shirin applies her understanding and knowledge of the industry to offer a variety of bespoke services designed to enhance her clients' opportunities for success.