Lauren Wright

Senior Catering Sales Manager

Lauren is originally from the small South Texas town of Alice. She is a proud member of the Fighting Texas Aggie Class of ’05 and loves college football. While at Texas A&M, she majored in Recreation, Park & Tourism Sciences with a concentration in Hospitality Management. While in college she worked as a banquet server at a local wedding venue and became hooked on all things encompassing food, beverage, service and event planning. She has more than 13 years in the Catering Sales Industry, both in Houston and Austin, and has worked for several boutique hotels, restaurants, event venues and off-premise catering companies during that time. She has been a Whimmer since February 2015 and has had a huge role in the growth and development of the off-site catering division of Whim Hospitality.

Lauren loves exploring Austin with her husband and is a brunch fanatic. She will never say no to chips and queso, and loves finding a great patio with live music. Lauren loves true crime podcasts, 90’s Rap/R&B and is an avid HGTV/Bravo channel enthusiast.

Unofficial Title – “Foodie Counselor”