Get to know Graceful Tables
We have assembled a team of experienced professionals who offer more than 100 years of industry expertise. Our ability to follow and understand the market, serve our clients well and build long-lasting relationships throughout the industry makes us an unparalleled resource in the linen rental business.
Amanda Dermid Robinson
As the Graceful Table’s President, Amanda has over 16 years of experience in the event rental industry. She has worked in many facets of the business including the role of National Director of Sales for a national linen supplier. With a background in Human Resources and Corporate Training and Development, she has been instrumental in building National Sales Programs, Brand Strategies and Market Plans. Prior to her industry experience, she worked in Direct Mail Marketing as well as for major Retailers including Saks Fifth Ave. and Neiman Marcus. Amanda currently serves on the board of Community Options. and the Charley Foundation. She is also active in the Jr League of Nashville, the Mount Juliet High School Quarterback Club, the Charley Foundation and Make A Wish of Middle Tennessee.
Beth Dermid Harmon
Beth Harmon serves as the company’s Vice President and brings more than 20 years of marketing experience to Graceful Tables, with 18 years directly in the special events industry. Previously, she served as CEO of EDH Marketing, LLC, where she specialized in writing branding/marketing strategies for organizations.
Jo C. Dermid, CPCE
An active member of the hospitality community for over 30 years, Jo is a member of NACE, ISES and MPI. In addition, Jo represents Graceful Tables as an AIFD Industry Partner. As a member of the National Association of Catering Executives, Jo has served on the National Board of Directors and is currently a trustee of the Foundation of NACE. She was Caterer of the Year in 1995 and was awarded “Best Catered On-Premise Event” in 1995.
Jo has owned her own catering company, “Creative Cookery”, pioneered off-premise catering for a major corporation, has served the hospitality community as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for a linen supplier and currently serves as Vice President for Graceful Tables.
Ms Dermid’s work has been featured in many industry magazines and publications, as well as on TV’s Platinum Weddings. She has spoken and given seminars at The Special Event, Catersource, NACE , AIFD Symposium and in numerous local and state industry conferences. Articles written by Jo can be reviewed in Catering Magazine, Event Solutions, and Michigan’s Meetings and Events magazine.