Seeking a position as an Event Planner in an environment where
my creative skills and abilities will contribute in the tremendous
growth of the organization.
Employs professionalism and superior communication skills to meet client and company needs.
Attention to detail
Social media knowledge
Familiar with basic Microsoft Office Applications
Big Picture Planning
01/2012 to 03/2016
Event Coordinator AssistantSouthworth Development － Newton, MAConsulted with clients to identify the objectives and requirements for conducting events and meetings. Planned and organized both social and corporate events within their residential golf communities for members and employee. Responsibilities included making arrangements for stage, decorations, lightning, food, video and sound systems for various events with in budgeted amounts. Provided detail and reccomendations by closely monitoring and attending events.
02/2009 to 03/2013
Gala ChairpersonGeorgetown Education Foundation － Georgetown, MAServed as a volunteer member of the Georgetown Education Foundation, and Head of the Decorating Committee for the yearly gala. Supplied a unique theme for the black tie event. Led a team of fifteen volunteers to transform and style the venue with lighting, centerpieces, favors and decor reflecting the theme throughout. Monitored gala budgets and costs to verify expenses were within a non-profit budget. Handled the process of creating printed materials and sponsorship materials.
Solicited contributions and donations from local businesses to offset costs of gala.
09/1994 to 06/2003
Marketing RepresentativeNew England Copy Specialists － Woburn, MA
Delivered exceptional customer account service to strengthen customer loyalty. Generated over a $100k in new office equipment sales yearly. Produced leads with daily cold calls and face to face well checks. Responsible for implementing all business-building and relationship-building expectations with specifically assigned accounts. Managed, organized and coordinated NECS
participation in trade shows, special events and meetings. Reviewed
project costs, budgets and adherence to schedules. Responsible for
coordinating activities and arrangements for conventions
and group meetings.
Involved in vendor selection, hotel negotiation and program
implementation. Reviewed event bills for accuracy and approve the
Bachelor of Arts: Resort ManagementWestern State Colorado University － Gunnison, CO, USA
Associate of Arts: Hospitality ManagementJohnson & Wales University － Providence, RI, USA