Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Barbara H. | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Jan 25, 2011

Barbara H.

Expert Event Professional & Admin Assistant
   United States
  |   Cincinnati, OH
  |  11:53 am Local Time

Overview

Over 18 years of event planning experience, coordinating all aspects of both internal and external corporate meetings and incentive trips with extensive knowledge in project management. Resourceful and creative problem solver that effectively works across diverse groups and organizational levels with the ability to respond rapidly to change and immediately focus on new priorities. An expert in developing and managing long-term client and vendor relationships through excellent customer service, follow-through and attention to details.

Read More »

Skills (4)

Tested
Event Planning Test
My Score
avg

Service Description

* Requests for proposals.
* Site research, site visits and selection.
* Event themes and branding opportunities.
* Budget development and management.
* Vendor contract negotiation
* Compensation accounting reporting.
* Travel, transportation, facilities, entertainment, decor and food & beverage arrangements
* On-site meeting management.
* On-line registration process design and implementation.
* Compilation of meeting and training materials.
* Exhibit Areas


Read More »

Employment

ConferenceDirect
Global Accounts Executive
2009 - 2009
* Assisted organizations in finding venues for groups and events in any destination worldwide with both extensive site selection experience and site selection computer programs. * Contract...
Waddell & Reed, Inc.
Senior Event Coordinator
1997 - 2008
* Consistently delivered seamless and productive events to management and attendees within budgetary and time constraints for meetings ranging in size from 20 to 1,500 attendees at domestic and...
National Federation of State High School Associati
Administrative Assistant & Conference Coordinator
1988 - 1997
* Liaison for the National Federation Soccer Rules Committee assisting with the annual revision and updates of the National Federation Soccer Rule Book, which included incorporating all changes...

Education

Platt College
Business/Fashion Merchandising
- 1982
Overview  |  Job History  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

meetings
events
travel
project management
proofreading
My Snapshot
All Categories
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
bjharris
Type
Individual
Member Since
January 2011
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Barbara H. | Elance

Barbara H.