Audrey Wallace

Freelance Event Planner & Social Marketer

Location:San Francisco, California, United States
2 Skills
Audrey Wallace
23 Romoda Drive, Canton, New York, 13617 ~ 802.681.3713

Qualifications and Capabilities

• Passionate about event planning and the ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
• Experience in areas of event planning such as coordinating and executing prior events
• Energetic and vibrant personality with an enthusiasm for leading and motivating others
• Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse audience through both written and verbal skills
• Proficient using Internet applications and Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint for research, data collection, retrieval and analysis, writing, and presentation-focused projects
• Confidence in research, analysis, presentation, writing, and client contact roles
• Strong work ethic, attention to detail, and excellent communication and leadership skills

Communication Studies Education

St. Lawrence University | Canton, New York 2007-Present
Bachelor of Arts, Communication Major & Sociology Minor anticipated May 2011
• GPA 3.50
Selected Courses and Concepts
Current Trends in News Media Fall 2010
• Produced a collaborative news broadcast with my peers; directed, staged, talked, and edited ourselves
• Participated in a collaborative online news journal writing news stories about the 2009 Climate Conference

Rhetoric and Public Speaking Fall 2009
• Presented and composed informational, persuasive, entertaining, and demonstrative speeches
• Prepared presentations using PowerPoint

Related Work Experience

Creative Events Inc. | Boston, MA June – August 2010
Events Intern
• Assisted CEO and Senior Event Planner with spreadsheets, budgets, research & auction item compilation
• Contacted clients, vendors, and venues, via phone and e-mail, for various issues dealing with each event
• Ran events alongside CEO and Senior Event Planner through set up of décor & event, registration, and silent/live auction
• Aided in the planning of 25th RoxComp Anniversary Gala, NAACP Centennial Gala, and New Years Eve Wedding

Toyota Winter Dew Tour Event | Dover, VT. February 2010 & 2011
Toyota Promotional Assistant
• Utilized my energetic personality to promote the Toyota dealership to potential customers
• Managed the Toyota tent, encouraging people to sign up for a contest and interact with the Toyota car dealers

Mount Snow Ski Resort | Dover, VT. May - July 2009
Events & Marketing Intern
• Assisted with running events through registration, contacting clients via e-mail and phone, and updating Facebook accounts for events
• Marketed and distributed flyers throughout Mount Snow Valley for upcoming events
• Contributed thoughts and insights to the planning of Mount Snow’s annual Blues Festival, Jazz Festival, and Oktoberfest

College and Community Activities and Leadership

Participant, Study Abroad Program in Copenhagen Denmark August - December 2009
• Immersed myself into a different culture to gain skills in global communication
• Participated as a global citizen to gain a better understanding of different cultures other than my own

Volunteer, Chamber of Commerce May - July 2008
• Volunteered by assisting in several local projects, one being the “Ver-Monster” project
Skills (2) Rating
Event Planning
Social Marketing