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Events Managers oversee the organization of events in various industries, such as fairs, conferences, trade shows, contests, or fundraisers. Typical duties described in an Events Manager resume include securing venues, planning event schedules, inviting guests, implementing safety regulations, preparing budgets, selling tickets, and handling client queries. Based on our collection of resume samples, successful candidates should demonstrate organization, leadership, fast thinking, communication and negotiation skills, attention to details, and teamwork. Most eligible candidates hold a college degree and are trained in events management or a similar field.

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Senior Events Manager

Served as the program manager for industry tradeshows and events. Established and leveraged awareness and communications plans across marketing business solutions. Translated marketing positioning into a customer-facing, integrated messaging/experience. Directed a variety of projects simultaneously. Collaborated with portfolio managers to design in-booth signage, print, online and multimedia assets/materials.

  • Established goals and anticipated requirements, timelines and arrangements for events and tradeshows.
  • Tracked and reported results for each event and managed all event budgets.
  • Increased booth/actionable leads by 72% through solid planning, event execution and partnering with key stakeholders.
  • Negotiated with event show management to realize discounts on show sponsorship participation.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
2

Events Manager

Handled marketing for the venue including social media, email blasts, promotions, and in-house visuals.

  • Coordinated all events: creative concept, promotion, event production, staff uniforms, specialty entertainment, and marketing.
  • Composed all event contracts.
  • Created and reported weekly sales goals.
  • Managed all staff departments, scheduling, disciplinary, training, and team building.
  • Led the lounge catering and setup teams to execute large catering receptions and sessions while organizing and managing all sponsors and affiliate accounts.
  • Managed and responsible for service and booking multiple private, semi-private, charity/Fundraisers, catering and convention parties and accounts, while maintaining the client's superior satisfaction in their overall service experience and increasing revenue.
  • Handled corporate, entertainment, and catering groups ranging from 10 to 500 from $500 to […]
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Public Relations
3

Wedding & Special Events Manager

Responsible for all aspects of event management including: site inspections, contract negotiations, vendor selection, production of event materials and communication to all involved departments

  • Developed and assisted with marketing and promotional efforts to produce revenue
  • Managed banquet staff and oversaw kitchen staff
  • Conducted weekly staff payroll and monthly inventory of goods
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Hospitality Management
4

Mobile Marketing Events Manager, Pg&e Energy House Calls Tour

  • Execute events at fairs, trade shows, music festivals, sporting events, and retail stores as part of a statewide mobile marketing effort
  • Teach consumers how to do simple home improvement projects that will increase the efficiency of their homes
  • Guide consumers through the interactive display elements, games, and videos present at our footprint
  • Set-up footprint that will generate the most impressions and interactions depending on venue specifics (elements include: 10x10 tent or 20x20 tent, wheeled kiosk, and various signage panels)
  • Supervise a tour team of 3, and up to 4 additional brand ambassadors depending on market needs
  • Manage tour logistics: travel planning, hotel accommodations, and inventory tracking
  • Manage tour budget: track operational expenses and complete expense reporting
  • Document events with photos and reporting
  • Drive and maintain 24ft box truck and Chevy Volt chaser vehicle
Candidate Info
8
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Managerial Economics

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