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Abbey Bishop | Elance
 
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Abbey Bishop

Experienced Public Relations & Virtual Assistant
   United States
  |   Fort Bragg, NC
  |  1:03 am Local Time

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Overview

In any position I take on, I pride myself in being an attentive and a fast learner of all aspects of not just my position, but also those around me so that I may utilize my resources. I may work remotely, which demonstrates ability to stay focused while working independently, but do enjoy working with other individuals and collaborating as a team. The truth is I am a people person, and naturally outgoing, and working with others is something I truly appreciate. My organizational and administrative skills are stellar. I pride myself on taking...

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Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2010 Test
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Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
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Event Planning
Event Planning
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Copy Editing
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Travel Planning

Service Description

I have over 12 years experience in organizational and project management. I worked for 8+ years managing all aspects of consultant and published author, Tom Peters' personal and professional life. My work for him was as his Executive Director of Events, and while planning an event I saw to every aspect of it, and verified through client collaboration that everything was handled and at the standard necessary. I have extensive knowledge of policies and procedures, various reports, confidentiality agreements, public relations, review and preparation of contracts, as well as daily client contact for many Fortune 500 companies. I am very comfortable working with all levels of individuals within a company. I have worked hand in glove with a/v technicians, caterers all the way to high-level officers in a corporate environment to facilitate project details and all necessary arrangements.

I am skilled at organizing client care and event coordination for 70+ annum domestic and international speaking engagements, handling all aspects of travel, to include visa obtainment and all logistics, for all facets of professional and personal travel. I am well versed in coordinating/juggling multiple calendars and scheduling meetings. I have expert knowledge in event and company research. I have thorough knowledge on handling press for interviews, endorsements, photo shoots, etc. Directly handled various matters related to publicizing authorís books as needed. I worked directly with author on...

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Employment

eleven17 Project Management
Project Management & Public Relations
2013 - Present
Plan, execute, and finalize projects within multiple constraints of delivering on time, within budget and scope objectives, to include acquiring resources and coordinating efforts of team members...
Military non-profit
Army & Air Force Liaison
2012 - 2013
Plan and execute a multitude of annual programs to include Back to School backpack drive- assisting over 1000 families, the Freedom 5K, Meals for the Military as well as many other annual events....
Tom Peters Company
Executive Director of Events
2003 - 2011
Managing all aspects of a published authorís personal and professional life. Knowledge of policies and procedures, confidentiality agreements, along with technical knowledge in the areas of office...
Kelly Services
Supervisor
2000 - 2002
Screening, interviewing and orienting new employees. Handling internal AP/AR, as well as payroll for employees. Concentrating daily on business development/retention, contribution to gross profit,...

Education

Pennsylvania State University
English
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executive assistant
virtual assistant
public relations
social media
project management
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