Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

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

or, Register with Elance »

Melinna G. | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Nov 4, 2014

Melinna G.

   United States
  |   San Ramon, CA

Overview

Professional event planner with experience in planning, executing and following up small (less than 10 people) to large events (from 2,000 to 5,000 people) in the private and public sectors. Able to effectively manage multiple events simultaneously, prioritize work flow and meet deadlines and budgets within a time sensitive environment.

Specialties: Event management, customer service, contract negotiations

Read More »

Skills (10)

Tested
Microsoft Office
Event Management
Customer Service
Contract Negotiation
Event Planning
Social Media
Marketing Communications
Public Relations
Fundraising
Social Networking

Employment

Levi Strauss & Co.
Event Manager (Contractor)
2014 - Present
BlogHer
Senior Events Manager
2012 - 2013
With a small but mighty events team, which included operations, sales, registration and client services, I helped implement BlogHer conferences. My first one, BlogHer 2012, was in New York and had...
Apple
Meeting Planner
2011 - 2012
Managed all aspects of planning internal meetings for Apple's retail store management in the US and internationally, from sourcing to planning to execution to reconciliation. Established...
National Writing Project
Events Manager
2009 - 2011
Accenture
Client Event Manager
1999 - 2008
Managed hundreds of Fortune 500 client visits to Accenture Technology Labs -- from the beginning of the process through the event and follow up afterwards.
RDC Networks
Marketing Manager
1995 - 1998
Managed all trade show activities, advertising, collateral development and public relations efforts for a start-up wireless networking company based in Israel.

Education

University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts
-
Overview  |  Job History  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

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
melinna
Type
Individual
Member Since
November 2014
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Melinna G. | Elance

Melinna G.