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Event Planners manage shows, trades, expos, conferences, business meetings, parties, weddings and other types of events from conception to completion and evaluation. Based on our collection of sample resumes, common work activities for Event Planners are creating budgets, meeting with clients to discuss requirements, hiring service providers, ensuring safety, contacting speakers and organizing venue facilities. Skills like organization, negotiation, creativity, and time management are common experience on Event Planner resumes. Education requirements include a degree in hospitality management, business, or marketing.

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41

Publicist, Event Planner, Sales, and Marketing

  • Provide public affairs and government relation services to various civic, private and non-profit agencies.
  • Compose and produce articles, speeches, press releases, media advisories, scripts, statistical/narrative reports, bids, drafts, grant proposals, resolutions, and legislative drafts.
  • Publicist and coach to private and public clients addressing "controversial" and "climatic" news events.
  • Produced and promoted plays, concerts, conferences, workshops and trainings.
  • Implement sales & marketing campaigns to promote events, ticket sales as well as secured sales associates and promoters.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
25
years
at this job
AS
Sociology
Liberal Arts, Linguistics And Speech Communication
Communications
42

Event Planner

Educate potential clients about the facility through various forms of communication

  • Serve as primary contact for scheduled events & ensure long-term relationships
  • Journalize, schedule, & input client information into a software (MIDAS)
  • Conduct market research & analyze competition
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Business Administration
International Marketing
43

Event Planner Assistant

Planned parties for kids, holiday, mix & mingles, and celebrations.

  • Coordinated quarterly, offsite, board meetings and seminars for small business owners.
  • Prepared agendas and presentations for meetings create invites attendee lists and mailings.
  • Assist with booking travel arrangements for events.
  • Worked closely with Event Planner.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Business
44

Lead Event Planner

Support events for the HR business group, including weekly New Employee Orientation Events

  • Process billing daily for event planners on my team
  • Review banquet event orders for all events across campus for accuracy and completed details; run weekly
  • Review all high level events taking place throughout campus and compile reports with details
  • Track team schedules and vacations
  • Provide guidance and coverage to event planners as needed
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Political Science
International Foreign Policy
45

Event Planner

Coordinate weddings and corporate events to completion

  • Handle site selection for clients to fit their needs
  • Coordinate invitation design, audio visual, meal selections, entertainment, event design and theme décor
  • Manage overall budget for clients and recommend vendors in their price range
  • Negotiate vendor contracts to serve the best interest of clients
  • Market company services to potential clients and budget for annual expenses
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
Management Certification
46

Event Planner

Met with clients to work out event details, plan with the client and their team

  • Develop and manage customer's budgets and submit contracts and invoices for approval and payment
  • Coordinate appointments and visits to see our space, and scheduling of events on the calendar
  • Develop and execute tasks through completion and plan daily, weekly and monthly tasks and goals
  • Manage on-site/day-of event planning; provide personal hosting
  • Planning, implementation and follow-up for all special events and annual events
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
MBA
Business Administration
47

Event Planner

Planned the themes of various functions such as birthdays, weddings, and general parties. In this capacity I oversaw cake decorations, seating configuration, furniture arrangement and all other event related tasks. I personally presided over such gatherings and ensured the delivery of superior services.

  • My connection to vast social networks positively impacted business operations, leading to a positive increase in sales throughout my tenure.
  • Coordinated and publicized marketing activities to promote services.
  • I originated the events services sector of this business, thereby expanding revenue margins.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English Translation
48

Volunteer & Event Planner

  • Created and implemented new marketing strategies to attract business.
  • Booked professional talent.
  • Created flyers and other material for the company using Photoshop & PowerPoint.
  • Trained new employees and divided them into teams.
  • Met deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Interacted with the staff and customers in a professional manner
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Business
BA
Psychology
49

Event Planner Conference and Events Services Office

Oversee aspects of event planning and execution under the direction of an Event Coordinator

  • Work with student groups, professional staff and outside groups
  • Events such as fundraisers, showcases, weekly meetings, conferences, community outreach and performances
  • Walk sponsors step-by-step through the planning process and meet regularly to ensure their needs are met
  • Follow up via email and phone calls to sponsors, service providers and vendors pre- and post-event
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Corporate Communications
Public Relations
50

EVENT PLANNER & COOKING COORDINATOR ASSISTANT

  • Advertised with my supervisor by making flyers for upcoming cooking events and room rentals.
  • Responsible in distributing the supplies purchased for the scheduled cooking events.
  • Punctual and always available.
  • Assisted the manager in coordinating, cooking and baking with coworkers for events such as birthday parties.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Business
BS
Business Management

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