Personable Project Manager successful at building strong professional relationships. Manages large and complex projects while maintaining high team morale and energy. Skilled mentor and mediator who excels at bringing out the best in team members.
Budgeting and forecasting
Microsoft Office Suite expert
Project development and lifecycle
Superb time management skills
Organized and efficient
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
Decisive problem solver
Special events planning
08/2015 to Current
Digital ProducerAgencyEA － Chicago, IL
Managed a project budget of $300,000.
Drafted action plans and led meetings with internal teams and clients to review project status and proposed changes.
Monitored team progress and enforced deadlines for up to four projects at once.
Defined project deliverables and monitored status of tasks.
10/2014 to 08/2015
ProducerAgencyEA － Chicago, IL
Managed all event logistics from conception to completion
Ensured program objectives and strategies are met and all events are produced to the highest quality
Maintained and expanded vendor relationships and negotiated contracts, pricing and services
Collaborated with agency departments in all project stages to develop creative solutions to meet clients' needs
Managed budgets with integrity and transparency at all times
02/2013 to 10/2014
Associate ProducerAgencyEA － Chicago, IL
Managed and executed smaller scale events with 2-3 staff.
Served as a liaison between vendors, staff and clients regarding event details.
Provided production support on-site during events.
Anticipated project needs to meet deadlines.
09/2011 to 02/2013
Production CoordinatorAgencyEA － Chicago, IL
Researched and gathered information in planning phase for the execution of events.
Coordinated and attended site visits.
Tracked invoices and created check requests.
06/2011 to 09/2011
Production InternAgencyEA － Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Science: Business Administration and Computer Information SystemsLewis University － Romeoville, ILBusiness Administration and Computer Information Systems