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Jawara D. | Elance
 
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Jawara D.

Event Production Maven
   United States
  |   CHICAGO, IL

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

Professional Summary

Event production experience in: tours (international and domestic), television, special events, experiential marketing. Venues ranging from nightclubs, halls, theatres, arena and stadiums with attendance of 150 to 50,000.
Proven strategic, logistical, and contingency planner with the ability to be an innovative problem-solver.
Exceptional interpersonal skills resulting in an extensive network of media, record labels, and vendors.
Skilled manager with ability to recruit, train, and motivate event personnel.

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Skills (10)

Tested
Experiential Marketing
Venue
Television Production
Live Event Producer

Employment

MKTG INC
Production Coordinator - Nike NCAA
2012 - Present
Product Launches: Nike Fuelband, Nike NFL Jersey, Nike + Kinect Xbox Nike HS Hoops 2012 Final Four Gym Dedication (New Orleans) Nike Store Re-opening Macy
VH1
Production Management Associate
2011 - 2011
First ever live morning show on VH1 with host Carrie Keagan. Oversaw coordination of talent logistics and live musical performance such as Natasha Bedingfield, Foster The People and Barton Hollow.
Newsweek/The Daily Beast
Producer Associate
2011 - 2011
Two day Conference focused on issues effecting women globally with over 2500 in attendance. Notable speakers Tina Brown, Pres. Bill Clinton and Sect. of State Hillary Clinton, Barbara Walters and...
MTV
Production Coordinator
2011 - 2011
Reality show chronicling the lives of Lincoln Park high school football team with the worst record in Michigan. Coordinated hospitality, set logistics, permits/releases, payroll and fleet...
TLC's "NY Ink"
Production Coordinator
2011 - 2011
Second season of TLC
MKTG INC
Production Assistant
2011 - 2011
NIKEiD Hoops Live Campaign Executed a NikeiD pre-game rally for the students of St. Raymond
MTV
Production Assistant
2011 - 2011
Major televised awards show featuring Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Adele and Katy Perry. Record breaking 12.4 million viewers. Oversaw dressing room coordination, hospitality for A-list talent and entourage.
Hilton Hotel's Eforea Spa Launch
Production Coordinator
2010 - 2010
Product launch for Hilton Hotel
50 Cent
Tour Production Coordinator
2010 - 2010
19 City tour such as Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Miami, 4 weeks with an overall attendance of 30,000
Verizon
Tour Talent Coordinator
2010 - 2010
Sold out gospel tour covering 14 markets in 4 weeks with over 200,000 in attendance. Hosted by CeCe Winans and Marvin Sapp. Managed hospitality, travel and stage management for over 100 choirs.
50 Cent
Tour Production Coordinator
2010 - 2010
28 Countries within the UK and Europe over 6 weeks with over 70,000 in attendance.
Impact Communication Group
Associate Meeting Planner
2008 - 2008
Emmis Communications
Account Manager
2007 - 2008
Clients included Essence Magazine, Perfumania, State of New York Mortgage Agency, NYC ACS, Paula White Ministry, and Namaste ORS. Created customized solution based marketing strategies based on the...

Education

Loyola Marymount University
BA
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