Martin Von Holly


Resilient and motivated, detail-oriented Event Manager with excellent problem solving skills and extensive social media marketing experience. Dynamic, flexible and creative with experience in product marketing, promotions, public relations, project and communications management. Enthusiastic and dedicated employee with high integrity, strong work ethic and great leadership skills. MBA graduate with international background (Germany, United Kingdom and USA), speaking three languages and a steady willingness to improve.


Work experience

Work experience
Oct 2008 - May 2009

project manager


Development of a concept for an open-air concert. Planning, marketing and implementing of the concept. Selection of young artists, thematic design and organizational planning of the concert. Development of stakeholder analysis as well as flow, risk and budget plans. Acquisition of sponsors. Responsibility for all marketing activities.

Jul 2008 - Oct 2008

project assistant

VBA Events München

Assisting in the design, planning and implementation of various events. Partially independent preparation and assistance of the summer festival of bakery Meier and a Siemens teambuilding including on-site presence. On-site assistance at the Isar Bridge Festival the 850th anniversary of MUNICH. Assistance in the preparation of program proposals for incentives and events. Assistance in the development of strategic concepts. Budgeting and Controlling, as well as Design and Marketing of events.

Aug 2004 - Jul 2005

executive assistant

Dirk Denzer Varieté & Showproduktion

Plan, design, execution and supervision of inspiring supporting programs for conventions, meetings, customer retention activities, fairs and employee events.

Representation of the company both in English and German.

Responsibility for events for companies such as Audi AG, AWO Germany, INA / FAG, Bosch Rexroth AG, SKF, RAG Ruhrkohle AG, Daimler Chrysler AG, Edeka AG, WestLB AG, etc.


Aug 2010 - Present

Master of Business Administration

California International Business University

GPA until now: 4.0 / Graduation to be expected with summa cum laude

Relevant courses: Organizational Development & Culture, Business Law & Ethics, Strategic Management, Corporate Finance, Marketing, Production Operations Management, International Management, Global Media, Managerial Accounting, Lifestyle, Marketing & Media, Market Psychology & Branding

Sep 2009 - Jul 2010

Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)

Leeds Metropolitan University

Relevant Courses: Event Financial Management, Event Marketing Communications, Event Sponsorship Strategy, Event Venue Environment, Managing the Event Workforce, The Strategy Process - Events

Sep 2007 - Jul 2009

Heidelberg International Business University

●    Diploma in International Event Management

Relevant Courses: Law for Event Managers, Event Marketing, Event Design & Logistics, Financial Reporting & Management Accounting

●    Foreign Language Correspondent in English

Relevant Courses: Several courses in English: Translation, Business Communication and Culture & Society

      ● Certificate in Business & Languages

Several courses in Spanish: Translation, Business Communication and Culture & Society as well as courses and certificates for business & communication



Microsoft Office






May 2008 - Present

European Computer Driving License