Event Management Student
University of Central Florida - Rosen College
I'm a current senior at University of Central Florida - Rosen College studying to get my Bachelors in Event Management, minor in Hospitality Management.
Working for a company planning their corporate meetings and special events. Working for an incentive travel company scouting locations and planning itineraries.
Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association
May 2013 — Present
Office Assistant: Work directly with Director of Convention and Council Services. Assist with annual Hospitality Expo and Tradeshow, and at membership events.
Down the Asile Wedding & Events
April 2013 — Present
Assist Event Planner at wedding venues. Help with set-up at ceremony and receptions.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest pinner and blog writer.
Product Development Intern
The Prince Resort
Food & Beverage Intern
April 2012 — July 2012
Event Planning: Ensure guest expectations for set-up, service and flow of banquet functions are delivered in exceptional manner. Execute and monitor room layout, set-up, event management and tear down. (Weddings, Conventions, Meetings).
Finance: Create daily financial summary spreadsheets for managers. Provide summaries of food and beverage sales, labor and inventory dollars. Perform inventory price changes.
Food Service: Conduct product development research with head chef for new menu items. Assist with restaurant marketing within resort. Update menus. Hostess.
Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association
August 2010 — July 2012
Event Planning: Assist local hospitality businesses and organizations with planning and set-up of events.
Office Assistant: Prepare documentation for meetings. File and organize paperwork.
The Caravelle Resort
Guest Services Intern
April 2011 — August 2011
Front Desk: Greet, check-in and check-out resort guests. Manage cash drawer. Help resolve guest issues.
Reservations: Answer phone and create guest reservations in computer system. Switchboard operator.
Coastal Carolina University
Resort Tourism Management
University of Central Florida