The most popular group for people working in events services
Apr 2007 - Present
The www.eventmanagerblog.com site is the first and most popular blog for event planners which features event management articles and featured interviews. The blog includes compelling content that appeals to thousands of readers by researching event and project management subjects, interviewing industry authorities.
Jan 2008 - Mar 2008
A user-generated conference covering ecology, the environment, sustainability, and green consumption (http://barcamp.org/ecoCamp). Reporting to the Community, responsibilities included designing the event and its associated social media strategy, explaining the format to participants and sponsors, and creating innovative forms of sponsorship participation.
Jul 2007 - Sep 2007
Worldwide Retail Advertising Supervisor
The world's leading producer of leather sofas and Italy's largest furniture manufacturer. Reporting to the Communications Director, responsibilities included designing, evaluating and adapting advertising to suit the local needs of more than 700 stores in 70 countries. Supervised two direct reports and liaised with advertising agencies and graphic designers.
Jun 2006 - Sep 2006
University of Queensland
The Middleware Forum and Action Camp is a joint venture between two of Australia's most reputable universities. Reporting to the Middleware Forum and Action Camp Project Manager, responsibilities included designing, budgeting, producing, coordinating and evaluating the 200-delegate, three-day IT conference.
Oct 2003 - Dec 2003
An event management company for scientific and medical congresses. Reporting to the Project Manager, responsibilities included designing effective marketing strategies, advertising materials and web interfaces for international medical congresses. Supervised as many as 10 persons. Also liaised regularly with advertising agencies to implement effective web strategies.