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Wendy L. | Elance
 
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Wendy L.

Event Planner, Graphic Designer, Marketing Expert
   Canada
  |   Toronto, Ontario

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $82

PROFILE
A versatile, hands on innovator and leader with over twenty years of experience in complex, multi-faceted environments and extensive skills in running governance-based non-profit arts organizations. Expert in Event Planning, Graphic Design, Website Design and Marketing Strategy with strong Social Media marketing geared for todays market.

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Adobe Photoshop
Content Writing
iPhone App Development
Facebook Development
WordPress
Joomla!
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Service Description

A versatile, hands on innovator and leader with over twenty years of experience in complex, multi-faceted environments and extensive skills in production management of large scale outdoor festival sites, with multiple stages, theatre, dance, and concerts.

She has worked as Social Media Manager, Executive Director and Development Officer of several Arts organizations, including the Amici Chamber Ensemble, Canadian Opera Company, Toronto Symphony, The Scarborough Philharmonic, Aradia Ensemble, Orchestra Toronto and presently with the Community Folk Art Council of Toronto.

She has also produced hundreds of Festivals and Special Events and Concerts, including: The Annual Canada Day Celebrations at Yonge Dundas Square, annual Christmas and Easter festivals in and around the GTA, and co-produced many street festivals. Outdoor and indoor concerts and festivals venues include: Distillery District, Toronto Christmas Market, City Hall, St. Lawrence Neighborhood, Rogers Centre. Concert series in the Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto Centre for the Arts, Roy Thomson Hall and Harbourfront.

Ms Limbertie has helped many organizations achieve their strategic and long-term objective goals of growth, development and sustainability. Also through her Marketing expertise has assisted in building and strengthening their brand as well as connection and outreach to their communities. She has sound management practices and procedures and has provided her program management staff with direction...

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Employment

Canadian Opera Company
Marketing & Development Specialist
2013 - Present
Based in Toronto, the Canadian Opera Company is the largest producer of opera in Canada and one of the largest in North America. The company enjoys an international reputation for artistic...
Community Folk Art Council of Toronto
Executive Director
2001 - Present
Our Mission: To promote the preservation, development and advancement of the cultural and artistic heritage of the people of Toronto. CFAC Produces 3 large festivals annually. Funded by Canadian...
Orchestra Toronto
Executive Director
2011 - 2012
Orchestra Toronto is recognized as one of the largest and best volunteer-based orchestras in Canada
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Subscription & Fundraising Sales Toronto Symphony
2011 - 2011
Aradia Ensemble
Executive Director
2009 - 2011
The Aradia Ensemble is based on Toronto, Canada, and specializes in presenting an eclectic blend of orchestral, operatic and chamber music played on original instruments. While focusing on the...
2009 City of Toronto
Independent Consultant
2001 - 2009
Project Manager, Diversity Unit
Amici Chamber Ensemble
Executive Director
2001 - 2009
The Amici Chamber Ensemble has been at the forefront of the Canadian chamber music scene in the past two decades. Founding members, clarinetist Joaquin Valdepe
Stravinsky Ensemble
Manager
1997 - 2000
Amsterdam Based Chamber Ensemble, gives annual concerts and records. Member of the Ensemble are all professional players that are associated with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Rotterdam...

Education

Performance
Amsterdam Conservatory of Music
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Royal Conservatory of Music
ARCT
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University of Toronto
Bachelor
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Performance
Amsterdam Conservatory of Music
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University of Toronto
Bachelor
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George Brown College
Graphic Design
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University of Toronto
Arts
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Social Media
Web site design
Wordpress
Photoshop
Artist Management
grant writing
Poster design
Graphic Design
Arts Director
Facebook
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