Managed top ski and snowboard events (Burton NZ Open, Billabong Snowstock, MTV Snow Jam, NZ Freeski Open) as on-site resort coordinator, key planner and trouble shooter
Acted as resort facilitator for numerous video productions (including That’s It That’s All, DC Mtn Lab 1.5, The Community Project) and photo shoots for global ski and snowboard brands/magazines (Burton, Volcom, Billabong, Armada Skis, Transworld Snowboarding, US Snowboarder, Freeskier) leading to nine major magazine covers, over 20 DVD projects featuring the resort, numerous editorials and overall increased brand presence
Developed and maintained successful relationships with strategic partners and sponsors such as DC Snow, Mountain Dew, Electric Eyewear - resulting in income generation, substantial product sponsorships and renewed contracts over a four year period.
Created and implemented seasonal promotional material, advertising campaigns and media releases (web, radio, print)
Performed website and database administration including being responsible for the design and management of key online marketing projects (online sales, photo/video/news gallery, social networking sites)
Sep 2005 - Feb 2008
Festival Production/Executive Assistant to Director