Gabrielle Floen

Work History

Work History

EXPERIENCEFebruary 2008-    SMP Lounge                    Bay Shore, NYJune 2009        Booking agent/Promotions/Door Girl/Bartender                    ·    Seeking out and booking new talent                ·    Organizing and running monthly events                ·    Creating and distributing flyers                ·    Providing customer service                ·    Handling register                ·    Serving drinks in fast paced nightclub January 2009-        The Nutty Irishman                Farmingdale, NYApril 2009        Marketing/PromotionsMaintaining all social networking sites- Myspace, Facebook,                     and email accounts or each location and updating dailyWriting monthly press releases of upcoming eventsCreating banners and bulletins of daily specialsDistributing flyers                      Answering phonesVaries, 2003-        Promotion/MarketingPresent         IAG, Torrid, GCM, Formula PR (Newcastle Brown Ale), SMP                 ·    Distributed product                ·    Spread knowledge of product                 ·    Worked closely and assisted managementJune 2006-        SASSIE/KSS                    New York AreaPresent            Retail Evaluator                ·    Evaluate service or product                ·    Provide detailed reviewGabrielle Elyse Floen166 Vanderbilt BlvdOakdale, NY 11769Cell: (631) 569-6233gfloen@gmail.comFebruary 2007-    Islip Housing Authority            Oakdale, NYFebruary 2008        Clerical/Receptionist    Answer phone calls    Filing, copying, scanning    Data entry    Completed paperwork·    Created forms and letter formats     Handling mailMay 2006-        At Your Service                Tri-State areaNovember 2008    Waitress/Catering    Acting as waitress/host    Waiting tables    Providing customer serviceJune 2005-        Best Buy                    Bayshore, NYNovember 2005    Cashier/ Sales Associate    Handled cash register    Managed paperwork    Provided Customer ServiceDecember 2004-    Staples, Inc.                    Bayshore, NYFebruary 2005        Customer Service Representative/Sales Associate/Cashier    Ran entire Front End    Handled cash register    Provided customer service    Answered phone calls    Managed paperwork

IAG- Bad Boys II. movie release. 2003Distributed flyers and stickers at local high schools, college campuses, and malls. 

IAG-  Yellowcard. New cd Ocean Avenue and tour. 2003 Distributed flyers and stickers at local music venues, high schools, college campuses, and music stores.  Participatd in “AIM Frenzy” which consisted of posting links in Aol Instant Messaging chat rooms. Posted full size advertisements at music stores and targeted clothing stores for upcoming local tour dates. 

IAG- Beastie Boys. “The Hiatus is Back Off, Again” tour 2004Distributed flyers, stickers, and pins at local music venues, high schools, college campuses, and music stores.  Gave local nightclub DJs singles to play.

IAG- Liz Phair. New single “Why Can’t I“ and tour. 2004Distributed flyers, stickers, and pins at local music venues, high schools, college campuses, and music stores.  Posted full size advertisements at music stores and coffee shops for upcoming local tour dates. 

GCM- Wrigley Gum. 2006Spread knowledge of productDistributed product at beginning and end of large music festival at Jones Beach AmphitheaterWorked closely and assisted management

Formula Public Relations- Newcastle Brown Ale. 2008Spread knowledge of product at Long Island, NY barsTalked to customers and passed out samples of Newcastle Brown Ale

Played trivia games and distributed prizes

Night Agency- Ocean Spray. 2008Handed out “Cranergy” Energy drinks and sample of “Craisins” to customers waiting in line for the opening of Macys for Black Friday.Kept crowd energized and positive while waiting on long lines in the cold.

January 2009-        The Nutty Irishman                Farmingdale, NYApril 2009        Marketing/PromotionsMaintaining all social networking sites- Myspace, Facebook,                     and email accounts or each location and updating dailyWriting monthly press releases of upcoming eventsCreating banners and bulletins of daily specialsDistributing flyers                      Answering phones

Feb 2008 - Jun 2009

Booking Agent/ Bartender/ Promotions

SMP Lounge

-Seeking out and booking new talent.  Live music five nights a week each with a different theme. Minimum 3 live acts a night.-Introduced and opened the nightclub an extra night of the week. 

-Created new promotional ideas; creating new business cards, drink specials and games exclusive to the new night. Maintained a steady minimum % customer increase.  -Organizing, running, and promoting monthly day festivals for all ages.-Created and distributed flyers for select events at local nightclubs, bars, music venues, and music stores.-Maintained and update nightclub’s website and social networking profiles.-Worked at the door of select shows backing staff, providing customer service, and observing band’s draw and paying acts accordingly.