Travel, Entertainment & Tourism, Las Vegas, NV
- Over 10 years experience in the Entertainment and Tourism Industry.
- Handled leisure travel itineraries for clients of international tourism agencies.
- Online Virtual Personal Assistant/Concierge/ Lifestyle Management Facilitator.
- Professional Concierge in 5 star hotels on Las Vegas strip.
- Area Manager – supervised and managed over 40 employees in 20 locations on Las Vegas strip; managed budget, projections and inventory; interviewed, hired and handled disciplinary action.
- Box Office Manager for shows and tours in various hotels on Las Vegas strip; trained box office staff and concierge staff; motivated staff with incentives; provided ongoing training and mentoring; prepared box office schedules for about 15 locations weekly.
Media Sales, Las Vegas, NV (Radio and Yellow Pages)
- 3 years combined outside sales experience at public radio station as Sr. Underwriter and commercial radio station as Account Executive and Account Executive for Sprint Yellow Pages
- Prepared research, presentations and proposals for local and national clients
- Business to Business sales including prospecting, following up on lead and cold calling
- Scriptwriting, producing and voiceovers for radio spots
- Sprint Yellow Pages – Ad prospecting, presentations, design and contract writing
Print Production/ Creative Department, Los Angeles & Burbank, CA
- 3 years experience in managing print production projects from conception to completion
- Supervised staff of 3 Graphic Artists
- Negotiated budgets, billing, quotes and bids for projects
- Created contact database and interviewed the vendors including (graphic artists, illustrators, photographers, printers, manufacturers and talent)
Marketing/Advertising, San Francisco, CA
- J Walter Thompson Ad Agency
- Ketchum Advertising
- Gauger, Sparks & Silva Advertising
Traffic Coordinator for Radio & Television Stations, Oakland & Berkeley, CA
- KCBS News Radio
- KRE/KBLX Radio Inner City Broadcasting Corp.
- Certified Public Speaker – Toastmasters International, CTM
- Writing Instructor (City of Henderson, NV)
- Author/Self-Publisher, Desktop Publishing, Web Design
- Owner of TPS Publications
- Voice-overs for radio, television and advertising agency
Media Communications, Oakland and Hayward, CA