123 Elm Street, Atlanta, GA 30339
Extremely organized with a seven year background in the
successful planning and seamless execution of exceptional
meetings and events. Expert in managing facilities, schedules,
travel, and accommodations. Successful track record of creating
venues and planning agendas. Proven ability to balance
priorities, meet tight deadlines, and produce superior quality.
Known for thriving in dynamic, high-pressure environments. Key
- Personnel Management
- Customer Satisfaction
- Team Building & Training
- Organization & Follow-Through
- Talent Recruitment
- Relationship Management
- Travel Arrangements
- Project Management
EVENT PLANNING EXPERIENCE
EVENT PLANNER, ABC INC.,
Lilburn, GA, 20xx to Present
events and weddings. Establish budgets, review locations, and
choose venues. Ensure best rates by skillfully negotiating with
suppliers, vendors, and entertainers. Source highly qualified
caterers, florists, and limousine services. Oversee contracted
team of event contributors including various musicians, a
Photographer, and a DJ. Develop plans for floral arrangements,
select invitations, and conduct food tastings.
Seamlessly orchestrated events, with
budgets of up to $20,000, for up to 1500 attendees.
Successfully developed on-the-spot
contingency plans during adverse weather conditions.
Developed personal inventory of
elegant event equipment including chairs, tables, fountains,
linen, silverware, and serving dishes.
PLANNER, BCD INC., Douglasville, GA, 20xx to 20xx
Directed annual events, fundraisers, and golf
tournaments for a non-profit organization focused on helping
underprivileged girls. Solicited donations for organizational
funding and silent auctions. Developed and distributed souvenir
booklets, CDs, and DVDs for child attendees. Found venues for
golf tournaments and attained sponsors. Led volunteer marketing
efforts and sent out announcement letters. Continually increased
visibility by promoting the importance of the organization.
PLANNER, CDE INC, Lithonia, GA, 20xx to 20xx
Planned and coordinated the store's grand opening. Booked
food vendors, music bands, and the keynote speaker. Served as
the primary point of contact for all involved vendors. Developed
relationships within the community to boost attendance levels.
Monitored staffing levels in all service areas to ensure
exceptional member service.
Developed highly effective
radio and print ad campaigns that aggressively promoted the
Recognized by the President of CDE
for executing the largest and most successful grand opening
he ever participated in.
B.S. ~ Business
Administration, Minor: Marketing, XYZ University,
Atlanta, GA, 20xx