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Lorri R. | Elance
 
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Lorri R.

Customer Service and Event Management Expert
   United States
  |   Louisville, KY
  |  2:03 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $13

As a graduate with a B.A. in Communication and Public Relations, I offer a wide variety of skills, from dealing with the media to handling the most demanding clients. I am a naturally motivated and out-going individual who is looking for an organization where I will be able to build a career working with a wide variety of challenges and people. Whether it is event planning, communications, media or public relations, or marketing and sales, I rise to any and all challenges.

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Took original photograph and completed all post-production editing using Adobe Photoshop
Took original photograph and completed all post-production editing using Adobe Photoshop
Took original photograph and completed all post-production editing using Adobe Photoshop

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Microsoft Word 2010 Test
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Photography Certification
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Public Relations
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Customer Service Test
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Telephone Etiquette Certification
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Employment

502 Events, LLC
Event Sales Manager
2013 - Present
- Responsible for reaching out to and signing on restaurants to participate in the 502 Lunch Week and 502 Restaurant Week. - Responsible for developing new business prospects through networking,...
Graphite Memories Photography
Owner/ Photographer
2009 - Present
- Professional on-location portraits, special events and weddings to commercial and editorial work - Creatively stage photo sessions for portrait and commercial projects - Provides clients with...
Kentucky Derby Festival, Inc.
Seasonal Event Manager
2013 - 2013
- Responsible for the detailed production and operations of multiple events for the festival: Foundation Pro-Am Golf Tournament; $1 Million Dollar Hole-in-One Contest: Thunder Corporate Villages;...
DMi Furniture - Wynwood Division
Customer Service Account Manager
2010 - 2013
- Handled inbound and outbound voice, email, fax and written interactions related to purchase orders, credit and billing, replacements, and new business. - Responsible for an average of 40-60...
Picture Me! Portrait Studios
Assistant Studio Manager
2009 - 2010
- Provided operational management of a studio, including reporting, inventory control, hiring, development, training and supervision, photography, sales, and customer service. - Contributed to...
Kentucky Derby Festival, Inc.
Communication and Public Relations Intern
2008 - 2009
Wrote and updated press releases and e-campaigns for the media and public, as well as for the Fillies Program. - Coordinated the approval, production, and disbursement of all media credentials -...
Heartland Payment Systems
Senior Customer Care Associate
2005 - 2008
- Handled inbound and outbound voice, email, fax and written interactions related to electronic payments. - Answered an average of 90 inbound calls per day from Relationship Managers, Merchants,...
CitiCards/ Citi Group
Customer Relations Manager
2004 - 2005
As an customer relations team representative I am responsible for taking both escalated calls for our Maingate/Frontline customer service representatives when a customer asks to speak with a...
CitiCards/ Citi Group
Customer Service Representative
2004 - 2004
As a Maingate/Frontline customer service representative I was responsible for taking customer service calls from Sears cardholders regarding their credit accounts. I was expected to have a good...
Galyan's
Cashier/ Cash Managerís Assistant
2002 - 2004
As a cashier I was responsible for ringing the purchases for our guests as well as handling general customer service inquiries and issues. I was also one of the cash department assistants...

Education

University of Louisville
Bachelor of Arts
2008 - 2009
Jefferson Community and Technical College
Associate in Arts
2007 - 2008
DuPont Manual H.S. & Youth Performing Arts School
Diploma
1997 - 2001
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customer service
event planning
social media
communication
public relations
administrative
microsoft
wordpress
facebook
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