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Availability: Part Time

Status: Freelancer +

Tara S
Day of Event Manager, Destination Management, Entertainment, Event Design, Food and Beverage

CA

Experience: 3+ years

Event Types: Corporate, Experiential, Non Profit, Social, Wedding

$50 /hr
$600 /day
Average Rating

Short Bio: Event production is my passion. I work well under pressure and I have a track record of delivering exceptional events for high profile clients and organizations.

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Experience
Corporate Event Planner
Netflix - Los Angeles, CA
Feb 15, 2018 - Current
Contracted Corporate Event Planner for Netflix. Coordinating 3 back to back events in April. One will be held onsite at the Netflix Hollywood location, second at The Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena and the third is a buyout of the Palladium.
Onsite Manager
Haber Event Group - Santa Monica, CA
Nov 14, 2017 - Nov 14, 2017
Managed onsite set up. Corresponded with vendors. Communicated between the hotel and client. Managed schedule and timing.
Onsite Manager
Home Depot Foundation - Los Angeles, CA
Oct 13, 2017 - Oct 13, 2017
Represented the Foundation onsite. Organized the materials in advance and onsite. The liaison between Habitat for Humanity and The Home Depot Foundation. Manged the staff, vendors and facilitated the Veteran Home Team Build.
Director of Operations
Access Destination Services - Los Angeles, CA
Jan 01, 2017 - Aug 01, 2017
Operated 7 multi-day events up to 2 million in value with 100% customer survey satisfaction. Won the second largest program of the year for the company – a $350k value. Maintained and developed client and vendor relations while being the liaison between the sales and operations departments. Managed the sales, contracting, logistics, budgeting, design, layout, transportation, timelines, set up, and closing of the programs.

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Senior Program Manager
Access Destination Services - Los Angeles, CA
Jan 31, 2013 - Jan 01, 2017
For 5 years I worked in operations for Access. I coordinated events for clients such as Nestle, 20th Century Fox, Golden Globes, Gucci, Bank of America and more in venues throughout California. Operated 200+ programs totaling up to 15 million in value. Coordinated entire life cycle of programs including design, logistics, transportation, and entertainment and venue sourcing. Streamlined financials with cost-effective budgeting.

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