Description of Experience: I have been in the hospitality industry for 20 years and doing Event Management for 14 years for corporate and not-for-profit organizations
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Languages Spoken: English
Full Bio: A highly experienced and effective Event Management Professional who has demonstrated the ability to lead teams to higher levels of success in budgets, creativity, attendee and employee satisfaction. From strategic planning with stakeholders to concept development, logistical details, marketing, on-site management through completion and post-event evaluation I have managed and executed thousands of successful conferences, meetings, seminars, corporate and special events, trade shows, and educational programs throughout North America for 10-1,500 attendees. Well-known for strategic thinking, communication and budget management skills, with a proven ability to successfully analyze an organization's critical requirements, identify deficiencies and potential opportunities allow me to implement more effective systems and processes. Accustomed to managing complex projects in a multi-faceted environment with unpredictable obstacles, numerous and competing deadlines, both internally and externally From preparing team goals of up to $13 million with presentations for senior leadership approval, continuous forecasting throughout the entire event process to minimize expenses and maximize profits, supplier and vendor negotiations, engaging sponsors, reconciliation and evaluation at the events conclusion to ensure established goals and budgets are met and exceeded. I pride myself on the ability to build strong business relationships within the team, partners, vendors, and community to develop and execute creative and innovative events.