- Chicago, IL
- September 7, 2019
Six years of marketing and event management, working in a client facing position where organizational skills, time management, and attention to detail are essential. Areas of strength include creativity, relationship building, and dependability.
Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word), and Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat).
Created more effective advertising for the company by working with Google, Yelp, Bing, and Apple Maps to ensure product visibility.
Booked, planned, and executed hundreds of events at 3 different locations for as many as 1,200 attendees.
Sought out vendors to build a preferred partner list that was reliable, of high quality, and met the needs of our event-based customers.
Created a monthly budget based on outstanding contracts and attended monthly budget meetings, where I presented projected revenue and profit margin figures.
Managed a group of 15 employees including facility and maintenance staff at all three event locations.
Placed job ads as well as conducted interviews to hire staff for all three event spaces.
Achieved 75% of first year’s revenue goal within six months of being hired.
Enacted a rental program that resulted in a 65% profit margin in the first six months since implementation.