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I have over 10 years experience in the events industry. I worked for Red Bull for 2 years whilst at university then moved onto project management for a communications company. Most recently I have been working as an events producer and operations manager for a food and drink festival as well as a sports, music and arts festival in BC, Canada. I relocated to the South of England a few months back and am looking for work part time or contracts whilst completing my masters at university. Interests; I am a lover of the outdoors and adventure, extreme sports are a big passion of mine. Having a job within the events industry is of great importance as I love a challenge and working towards a goal, I am a hard worker and will see all projects through to the end however difficult. View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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First language: English

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  • Assistant Event Manager

    March 08 – October 08, Red Bull Ltd, UK Position: Regional Leader • This position was a promotion from a Student Marketer to become a Team Leader for a student marketing team of 10. • With an increase in hours, workload and pressure this was a challenge welcomed throughout the final months of my university degree and after due to the life lessons it provided me with. • Duties included stock ordering, ongoing training of new and old team members, a high focus on team targets by organising regular team meetings as well as overse

  • Conferences

    I worked closely with the Whistler Conference Centre throughout many events which Watermark communications put on in Canada

  • Costume and Character

    As a past latin American and Ballroom dancer I have had heaps of experience in this sector both performing or just demonstrating outfits. During the winter 2010 Olympics I was Miss Whistler at a tourch ceremony also amungst other things

  • Event Management

    January 09 – present Watermark Communications Ltd, Canada – Event Management Position: Client Service Manager • This position involves managing client relationships and dealing with large corporate sponsors. Therefore my ability to make client presentations and excellent communication skills both written and verbal is of the utmost importance. • TELUS World Ski and Snowboard Festival, Cornucopia, Whistler Holiday and Experience and Whistler’s First night are the main projects. • Skills brought to the table include risk manageme

  • Hospitality

    Currently working in a restaurant/bar. I am able to mix basic cocktails and make coffee's along with other bar tending duties

  • Leafleting

    Tiesto 2010 flyering for the Higher the Fewer

  • Merchandising

    For Red Bull

  • Modelling

    Basic for a degree Art show

  • Roadshows

    Calgary stampede

  • Sales

    client aquisition in my event management role

  • Sampling

    Red Bull, Sabai, Carpe Diem, World Sim, TELUS, Coca Cola, Kokanee,

  • Qualifications

    BSc Hons Environmental Hazards

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