Business Consulting

Maximizing Possiblities

I am a business visionary. I work with businesses exploring and maximizing business possibilities and making great things happen. I am the founder and president of HPSS Global, Inc. 

Carolyn Vinup

I believes it is important to be fully engaged in life. What this basically means is living your life to the fullest, in all aspects of your life. I help businesses and individuals maximize their potential, as an event producer, business accelerator and program developer. I specialize in producing meetings, conferences and events both locally and nationally. I work as a business accelerator who works with small to midsize businesses that are ready to grow, expand their brands, increase visibility, stream-line processes, attract opportunities, inspire their teams and produce events. My business accelerator series is called The Maximizer. I am a program developer who can take your vision, and dreams and turn them into classes, workshops, experiences and events. I leverage my background as an entrepreneur. I use my business acumen, marketing and communication skills, sales training and relationship building talents to produce successful events and programs for her clients. I will creates, develops, produces and inspires. You can hire me as a consultant for projects as well as short and long-term contracts.

Testimonial from Catherine Byers Breet, Chief Stripe Changer, ARBEZ, 612-508-2017 Meet Carolyn Vinup: Maximizing possibilities in the corporate, higher education and workforce development worlds. Carolyn is an event producer, developer and money-maker. Give her your dream – uncut – and she’ll turn it into a reality that keeps on growing. Together, we have reached thousands of people (corporate, for-profit and non-profit) through direct events, social media, radio, television and newspaper. Whether it’s a live all-campus event, a national webinar series or a stand-alone workshop, her work is impeccable every single time. Achieve your dreams. Multiple your revenues. Maximize your possibilities. Call her now.


Website over the years……

Carolyn is the Founder and President of HPSS Global, Inc. a business consulting firm. Carolyn is hired by businesses to build powerful partnerships and relationships, expand brands and attract opportunities that accelerate growth. www.CarolynVinup.com is a conscious example of personal branding. It currently reflects the current work Carolyn is doing with a variety of her client work. This was the website that was developed for WorkForce Partnership and Development while I was at Normandale heading up that area.


HPSS Global-Event Production & Wellness Agency

www.HPSSGlobal.com is a business Carolyn created in 2005. She combined her passion for health & wellness with her love for producing events. She developed a massive website with 40 speakers and wellness experts and produced events focused on health and vitality. Areas of Focus: Wellness Agency, Business Consultant, Event Production, Media Relations, Talent Spotter, Entertainment, Logistics, Speaker and Author Representative


Creating Sacred Space

The business Carolyn created in 2001 where she focused on consulting for businesses as well as individual appointments. She also was an instructor at Anoka Ramsey & Normandale Community Colleges. Her favorite classes to teach are Feng Shui-Uplifting the Energy of Spaces, Creating Sacred Space, Maximizing Your Potential, Chanting Sacred Sounds and Mantras and the Essence of Sound. Areas of Focus: Feng Shui, Sound Healing, Qigong, Space Clearing, Blessing Ceremonies, Creating Sacred Space


Vinup Unlimited, Inc.

Carolyn’s first business that she created in 1998. Its sole purpose was to produce events that made people happy, feel joyful, create memories, and lasting impressions. Areas of Focus: Events, Logistics, Entertainment, Speakers, Sales, Marketing


MC Productions

Mike and Carolyn’s first business Areas of Focus: Events, Logistics and Photography, Taste of the Nation Event Coordination


Work History

Après Party and Tent Rental

Sales and Marketing Director, One of the first commissioned sales people in the party rental business. Managed and executed over 400 orders a month during the months of April – October. Developed strengths in logistics, sales, negotiation, vendor relations, connector, networking and industry recognition. Operations Chair for Taste of the NFL in 2002. This event is still part of the Super Bowl.


Routh Street Investments

Business Administrator for Goodfellows and Tejas Restaurants. Developed strengths in Sales Accounting, Account Receivable and Payables, Payroll and Operations Chair for Taste of the Nation


LeeAnn Chin

Restaurant Manager, Sales Accounting, Catering Coordinator. Developed strengths in management skills, logistics, multi-tasking, client relations