Raquel Shutt, MBA, CWP, is the President of Advantage WSI. Raquel is an executive with over 20 years of experience in the meetings and events industry.
Raquel earned her MBA from Loyola University Maryland and during her coursework, was inspired to start an event planning company, Wedding Savvy, Inc. Wedding Savvy grew to the highest-rated firm in the nation. After 17 years at the helm, Raquel decided it was the right time to sell Wedding Savvy in 2019.
Raquel continued to offer corporate meeting & event planning services under the brand Advantage WSI and in 2020, expanded the offerings to include several complementary business services.
Raquel is honored to serve corporate clients across the nation, leveraging her tried and true network of proven professionals driving measurable results. She does so with her trademark hospitality and solid business acumen.
Raquel resides in Annapolis, Maryland with her husband and three sons, and in her spare time enjoys golfing, spending time with family, and volunteering at her Catholic Church.