Charm City Hospitality (CCH), established in 1997, is a privately-owned special event management and concession company with headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland. As both a management and concession company, CCH is a one-stop-shop. With expertise in all logistics, CCH will handle everything from site planning to selling sponsorship to all aspects of production. As a concession company, CCH has provided high quality food and beverage concessions at numerous large events all over the US, ranging from sporting events to music festivals. Charm City Hospitality’s expertise and long term relationships with vendors is second to none.

The Charm City Hospitality Staff

Jerry Gottlieb


Jerry started in the food and beverage industry in 1991 working as an independent contractor and is well versed in all facets of the industry. Understanding that each event has its own identity and logistical guidelines, Jerry knows that a hands-on approach is the most effective. This combination of hands-on experience and love of the industry has helped make CCH the successful boutique operator it is today.

    Lisa Gottlieb

    Vice President

    Lisa brings over twenty five years of education experience to her job as staffing and finance coordinator. A certified Alcohol Awareness instructor and recipient of a Governor’s Citation for responsible alcohol service, Lisa has trained over 1,000 employees in alcohol intervention strategies for responsible service of alcohol and is able to recruit and train quality staff members quickly and efficiently. Year after year, under Lisa’s leadership, our employees exhibit the highest levels of responsibility and professionalism.

      Kat Griffin

      Event Coordinator

      Kat is our CCH go-to and oversees numerous aspects of each event, from pre-event logistics to post-event resolution and everything in between. Kat has been an integral part to successful operations and brings with her over 11 years of experience and an impressive understanding of the event industry. She is also a certified Alcohol Awareness Instructor.

        Jeff Black

        Operations Manager

        Jeff began working for CCH in 2009 and quickly took the reigns as a Runner Manager. Jeff gained great understanding of the industry during his Business Management studies, but it is his years of hands on experience with the company that has made Jeff the outstanding leader he is today.

          Chris Keating

          Business Development

          Chris is a specialist in event management with over a decade in the business. In the 10 years since he entered the special event industry working in artist hospitality, he has gained invaluable experience in all aspects of event planning including cross-departmental collaboration. Chris recognizes the importance of balance between a client’s overall goals and the fine details involved in each individual event from concept to completion. This balance allows CCH to produce the highest quality events for our clients.

            Gilbert Hayes

            Warehouse Manager

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