Elizabeth S.

  • Joined August 2016

Experienced Event Professional with a strong background in planning, executing and logistics, both with a team and on my own.

  • Seattle, WA, United States
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Elizabeth S.
Seattle, WA, United States

Experience

Summary

I have had an extensive 6 year journey in the events industry. I am proud to say I have planned and executed many high-end events flawlessly. Through this experience I have sharpened my skills in logistics, communication, management and budget management.

Work history

International Trade Show & Events Manager
Planned & executed approximately 100 annual small & large international trade shows while maintaining a $1.5 million budget. Maintained & tracked an additional $350K in demo gear for trade show stock.
Multiple Companies in Cleveland Ohio
Event Contractor
Contracted with multiple local & national award-wining, Cleveland-based event companies leading many large scale events each year. All areas of the event planning process were used at each event, which included large conferences, multiple grand openings,
Corporate College East
Educator
Taught and created a continuous non-credit class on “Trends & Technology in the Events Industry”, a continuous credit class on “Intro to Event Planning” and a continuous “Wedding Planning Certification” course.
Event Planner
Booked, planned and executed corporate, social & non-profit events for this multiple local award-winning catering company.

Skills

Skills

Expert Listener Resourceful Big Picture Thinker & Visionary Excellent Budget Manager Detail Oriented Relational Client Manager Excellent Time Manager Strong Organizational skills with ability to Communicate Correctly Quick & Efficient Analytical Problem Solver Competitive Negotiator

Tools

Event Planning

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Not specified