Event Manager Resume

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Sample Event Manager Resume

Richard Anderson

1234, West 67 Street

Carlisle, MA 01741

(123)-456 7890

Education Details:

Diploma in Marketing, 2002

College of George Brown, Toronto, Ontario

Diploma in Hotel and Restaurant Management, 1998

Banshee College, London


  • Over 10 years experience in event planning and the marketing
  • Inventive and unique ideas for the event planning
  • Specialist in the special events, multi-tasking, coordination and assisted meetings of 10 – 400, producing and handling budgets
  • Well-Experienced in a negotiating contracts, arranging and overseeing staff and handling budgets
  • Excellent communication, leadership and organizational skills
  • Expert in Microsoft Windows applications and Adobe Photoshop
  • Rapid learner able to grasp the new ideas, concepts. Dedicated attention to detail. Perform well in individual or team environment
  • Active, self-motivated, determined and flexible
  • Fluent in English and French

Work Experience:

Event Manager (02/2007 to present)

Canadian Institutes, Toronto

  • Supervise the activities of three Meeting Planners and five Production Coordinators
  • Accountable for every logistical elements of event, food and beverages, room set-ups, audio visuals, entertainment, etc.
  • Make sure every conferences stick to budget
  • Recognize opportunities and areas for the cost savings
  • Supervise over 100 events all over Canada
  • Design and implement 30 events / year
  • Source new sites throughout Canada
  • Discuss corporate rates for favored hotels
  • Made, handle and maintain good relationships with the venue and logistics providers
  • Offer on site help, including registrations, set ups and tear down

Event and Marketing Coordinator (09/2005 to 01/2007)

SmartCentre, Vaughan

Controlled ten corporate events and operations including:

  • SmartCentre donations golf tournament which increased one million dollars for the children’s charities
  • Industry wide group creating events for 200 people
  • Totally catered industry wide year end celebrations, for staffs, providers and consultants
  • Majestic opening events for 1st Wal-Mart Marvelous Center in the Canada
  • Handled and followed budgets for each event
  • Joined in SmartCentre re-branding open through inner promotions to cultivate company pride
  • Devised demographic reports utilizing Environ Analytic programs for hiring purposes

Marketing Contractor (10/1998 to 01/2005)

Century Heritage Group Pvt. Ltd, Thornhill, Ontario

  • Wrote the press releases for industry
  • Developed the full marketing plan for every agents
  • Teaching seminars for the agents on marketing importance

Certifications and Awards:

  • Public Relations Intro, College of Humber, Toronto
  • Certified in French Immersion
  • Certified in Event Management, College of Humber, Toronto
  • Certified in Project Management Essentials
  • Certified in Juggling Multiple Project


  • Young Professionals Association’s member, Toronto, Ontario
  • Meeting Professionals Internationals member (MPI)