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Katrine H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 2, 2014

Katrine H.

Consultant Event Planner
   United States
  |   Germantown, MD
  |  2:55 pm Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $22

Event and meeting consultant thrives on the challenge of coordinating the multitude of details that translate into producing flawless, exceptional events. Extensive industry knowledge and network of professional contacts facilitates problem solving and negotiation strategies.

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Skills (10)

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Expert in Contract Negotiations
Meeting & Event Management

Service Description

Event professional with experience managing, organizing and coordinating meetings in the private, public, association, and government sectors. Strong knowledge of hotel operations and expertise in negotiating and managing hotel contracts, lending particular attention to detail, deadlines, and budget considerations. Proven track record of managing multiple priorities while maintaining accuracy, customer service responsiveness, and excellent communication. Able to quickly establish rapport with customers, clients, and speakers. Goal-oriented, motivated, and committed to creating exceptional and seamless events.

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Employment

Kathy's Events
Consultant Event Planner
2010 - Present
• Coordinate various companies’ meeting logistics for 100 to 3,000 people for 2 to 5 day conferences. Companies include; American Red Cross (client of Rose International), Lockheed Martin (client...
Z-TECH, AN ICF INTERNATIONAL COMPANY
Senior Conference Manager
2005 - 2010
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF AIRPORT
Meetings Manager
2004 - 2005
Pal-Tech, Inc.
Meeting Planner
2004 - 2004
ABS CONSULTING/GOVERNMENT INSTITUTES
Meeting Planner Assistant
1999 - 2003
Walt Disney World
Internship in Resort Management
1990 - 1990
Initiated into resort management industry from a hands-on perspective with "best in class" organization. Supported resort guests with purchases in retail store in Pleasure Island while attending...

Education

Montclair State University
B.S.
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Keywords

CORE SKILLS Meeting & Event Management Budget Management Registration Management Excellent Customer Service Skills Expert in Contract Negotiations Manage Multiple Priorities Strong Knowledge of Hotel Operations Outstanding Communication Skills Detail Oriented
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