• Americas


Kathleen Held is the ChieExecutive Officer at Cini•Little International, Inc., a multidisciplinary consulting firm offering foodservice, laundry and solid waste consulting services to the A/E/C industry. With more than 20 years of experience in the industry, Kathleen oversees the business development and marketing for the firm’s 9 worldwide offices. She develops strategic marketing programs, strengthening Cini-Little’s position in the global marketplace. Kathleen directs a team of marketing coordinators to manage the firm’s public relations through varied social media channels and has developed content marketing campaigns to communicate the firm’s vast knowledge in many services and market segments. Her team collaborates with the firm’s project managers to develop targeted proposals and presentation materials. Kathleen is a Certified Professional Services Marketer. She is an Associate Member of Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI). She is a respected member of the Society for Marketing Professional Services, having held varied positions at the national, regional and local level. Kathleen received a B.A. in Fine Arts from Frostburg State University

Market Segments

  • Airport Facilities
  • Amusement & Theme Parks
  • Armed Forces
  • Branded Concepts
  • Business and Industry/Food Services
  • Casinos
  • Clubs
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Convenience Stores
  • Correctional Facilities/Prisons
  • Cruise Lines
  • Family Restaurants
  • Fast Food Restaurants
  • Fine Dining
  • Government Services
  • Hospitals/Healthcare
  • Hotels/Motels
  • In Flight Catering
  • Leisure Facilities
  • Museums
  • Primary & Secondary Schools
  • Residential Care
  • Resorts
  • Retail
  • Sports Arenas
  • Supermarkets
  • Tourism
  • Transport

Area Of Expertise

  • Menu & Recipe Development

Food Facility Design

  • Yes

Management Advisory Services

  • Yes

Membership Grade

  • Associate (TAD)


  • Cini-Little International, Inc.

Profile Title

  • Chief Executive Officer



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