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Monica S. | Elance
 
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Monica S.

Expert Event Manager
   United States
  |   San Jose, CA
  |  9:00 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

Over 10 years of professional event management experience. Managed events for hotels, a trade show exhibit house, and for corporations. President's Award for Service from Marriott International.

Determined, customer-driven professional with extensive experience and track record of success in various roles. Communicates across all levels of an organization: customers, vendors, and other team members.

CORE COMPETENCIES

• Proactive Problem Solving
• Internal/ External Customer Service
• Project Coordination and Implementation
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Sep 3, 2013|Other - Sales & Marketing|$1,178|Completed
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Skills (1)

Tested
Event Planning
Event Planning Test
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Service Description

Event Management included lunch/ dinner seminars, movie events, sporting event, regional, mobile exhibits and national trade shows. Managed logistics: meetings, proposals, event calendar, budget, all show services: electrical, audio visual, internet, carpeting, labor, rigging, catering, transportation, contract negotiation, travel arrangements, transportation, housing arrangements, marketing assets, registration, lead distribution, staffing, and invoicing. Managed time lines to ensure all deliverables were achieved at or under budget. Pre-event and post event summaries.

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Employment

Nor 1
Implementation Account Manager
2008 - 2010
Managed the implementation process and on-board training for new clients in North America. Lead web based and on-site training. Managed marketing assets. Provided monthly reporting and revenue...
ArthroCare
Field Marketing Manager, Surgical Labs
2007 - 2008
Managed the marketing and on-site logistics for regional and national training events including: site selection, catering, transportation, contract negotiation, budgets, ordering marketing assets...
Accuray Inc.
Trade Show Consultant & Training Coordinator
2005 - 2006
Responsible for domestic and international event calendars including: trade shows, symposiums and training events. Managed post-event evaluations. Oversaw budgets, registration, hotel...
Marriott Hotel, San Jose, CA
Event Manager
2002 - 2004
Managed corporate and social events of various sizes and complexity. Oversaw event space and room blocks. Managed group forecast. Led pre-event meetings to review operational challenges associated...
Exhibit Group Giltspur
Account Manager
2001 - 2002
Managed logistics and vendor relationships for regional and national trade shows and mobile exhibits including: meetings, proposals, event calendar, budget, all show services: electrical, audio...

Education

Northeastern University
Bachelors of Science
1986 - 1988

Keywords

event
events
event management
field marketing
field marketing management
marketing
sales
trade shows
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