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  • View Service Offered By sebolton

    sebolton

    Event Planner

    Naperville, Illinois, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Audio Transcription
    • Excel
    • Microsoft
    • Microsoft PowerPoint
    • Microsoft Word
    • Powerpoint
    • Transcription

    Event Planning

    Education:Indiana Wesleyan UniversityMasters of Science in Management, 2008Spring Arbor UniversityBachelors of Arts in Business Administration, 2001Experience:Access Community Health Network Special Events Coordinator, PresentMcCormick Tribune Freedom MuseumSpecial Events Coordinator, 2006-2008The Field MuseumDevelopment Events Manager, 2005 - 2006Development Events Assistant, 2004 - 2005Christianity Today InternationalMagazine Fullfillment Coordinator, 2001 - 2004 View more

  • View Service Offered By missa

    missa

    Event Planner

    Atlanta, Georgia, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Corporate
    • Customer Service
    • Data Entry
    • Software Design
    • Training
    • Writing

    Event Planning

    successfully planned and executed a variety of events, including seminars, conferences, conventions & expos, corporate dinners, concerts & festivals. Responsibilities have included hiring and training event planners and event coordinators; insuring all events are properly staffed and employees trained. I have developed and maintained new employee and procedure manuals. View more

  • View Service Offered By kimmoseley

    kimmoseley

    Event Planner

    Panama City, Florida, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Business Development
    • Lead Generation
    • Management
    • Negotiation
    • Public Speaking
    • Sales

    Event Planning

    Consultative Sales Techniques Client Needs Assessment New Business Development / Territory Management B2B Markets Tactical Alliance / Partnership Development Total Account Relationship Management New Account Acquisition / Lead Generation Negotiation, Persuasion, and Closing SkillsHigh-impact Presentation and Public Speaking Skills Trade Shows / Special Events Coordination View more

  • View Service Offered By jhenncorpus

    jhenncorpus

    Event Planner

    Concord, California, United States

    • Event Planning
    • ASP
    • Edi
    • Filemaker
    • HTML
    • JSP
    • Ms
    • Programming
    • Qa

    Event Planning

    2004-Present EDI Analyst Busines Systems Analyst Project Manager Domain Specialist 1998-2004 Project Manager Busines Systems Analyst QA Analyst for web and client applications 1992-1997 Events Coordinator from small (200) to large (2000) seminars/conferences throughout the United States 1998-2000 Events Coordinator for a biotech company View more

  • View Service Offered By Sheri Winkel

    Sheri Winkel

    Event Planner

    Los Angeles, California, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Customer Service
    • Excel
    • Management
    • Microsoft
    • Microsoft Word
    • Restaurant Management
    • Training

    Event Planning

    Strong background in Guest Services, Special Event Coordinator and Catering Events, Personnel Management, Restaurant Management, Administration, and Training. I am proficient Microsoft Word, Excel, and Publisher. I am a highly motivated and organized professional with over 15 years in restaurant administrative and management experiences, as well as, customer service and the planning and facilitation of special events and catering events both onsite and offsite.I am accustomed to working in high... View more

  • View Service Offered By rosam

    rosam

    Event Planner

    Courtice, Ontario, Canada

    • Event Planning
    • Acrobat
    • Adobe Acrobat
    • Fundraising
    • Management
    • Office Management
    • Outsourcing
    • Recruiting
    • Training

    Event Planning

    I have over 15 years experience in Operations - including: Preparing forms and manuals Outsourcing and coordinating audit inspections throughout Canada Recruiting and training audit inspectors Spreadsheet consolidation of multiple location audits Office management skills VOLUNTEER INVOLVEMENT Chair of School Council for S.T. Worden Public School 2005/2006 Fundraising Coordinator and Chair of Fun Fair for S.T. Worden Public School for 2005/2006 school year. Current breakfast progr... View more

  • View Service Offered By Ardelle0109

    Ardelle0109

    Event Planner

    Pocomoke, Maryland, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Filemaker
    • Filemaker Pro
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Negotiation
    • Project Management
    • SAP

    Event Planning

    Professional experience in administration/facilities management, procurement, event coordination, finance and project management. Special depths in: · Developing policies and procedures · Controlling contractual requirements · Negotiation of long-term commitments · Promoting efficient and professional working environments View more

  • View Service Offered By susannehines

    susannehines

    Event Planner

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Advertising
    • Contracts
    • Director
    • Graphics
    • Logistics
    • Promotions
    • Radio
    • Sales
    • Telemarketing

    Event Planning

    -Membership Services Coordinator -Sales & Tele-Sales/Telemarketing -Videographer -Video Interviewer -Promotions Director/Event Coordinator -Booking Contracts -Promotion Graphics -Third Party Contracts -Performer Logistics -Ticket Production & Sales -Venue Selection -Promotional Material Creation -Biography Creator -Promotional Material Distribution -Print, Radio & TV Advertising -Album Graphics View more

  • View Service Offered By Assistant110

    Assistant110

    Event Planner

    Farmingville, New York, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Access
    • Administrative Assistant
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Blackberry
    • Civil
    • Civil Rights
    • Communication Skills
    • Data Entry
    • Excel

    Event Planning

    I''ve been doing freelance data entry, event coordination, scheduling and business assistance for over 5 years now and have made it my career for the last 3 years. I''ve worked for large and small corporations as well as individuals. Data Entry: The rate for data entry is 15 cents a word with documents from 0-3,000 words guaranteed that day. Deadlines are outlined in initial agreement and are completed and sent over via fax, mail or e-mail (or all three). Event Coordination: Handled through... View more

  • View Service Offered By JudyWitkowski

    JudyWitkowski

    Event Planner

    Lakeville, Massachusetts, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Access
    • Continuing Education
    • Database Management
    • Design
    • Event Management
    • Excel
    • Logistics
    • Management
    • Marketing

    Event Planning

    I have over 15 years of experience planning and coordinating professional development conferences for non-profit organizations. I have worked for national, state, and local organizations, on 1/2 day, full day, and multi-day events. I have experience in marketing events, especially on a budget. My reputation is based on successful event coordination and satisfied event sponsors, attendees, and vendors. I have extensive experience in designing and coordinating educational events and conferences... View more

  • View Service Offered By mi+mo

    mi+mo

    Event Planner

    Boulder, Colorado, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Architectural Design
    • Design
    • Editing
    • Tax Filing
    • Fundraising
    • Graphic Design
    • Internet Research
    • Photography
    • Research

    Event Planning

    -Event Coordinator: coordinating large and small scale in a university setting for students and stuff. Events included cultural programs, musical, fundraising, educational, etc. -Transcription: quick and accurate typing skills at 75wpm -Internet Research: extensive research on topics including cultural, political, and economics View more

  • View Service Offered By jodielind1

    jodielind1

    Event Planner

    Maplewood, Minnesota, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Advertising
    • Analysis
    • Appointment Setting
    • Bookkeeping
    • Brochures
    • Customer Service
    • Design
    • Desktop Publishing
    • Editing

    Event Planning

    Administrative-phone support, customer service (on/offline), routine paperwork, document creation, spreadsheets, power point presentations, reports, research. Bookkeeping- paying bills, creating invoices, sending reminders, past due collection. Desktop Publishing-schedules, calendars, agendas, newsletters. Human Resources- assist with payroll, entering personal information, verify employment applicants, verify references, write help wanted ads, place ads in newspapers and on the Internet, review... View more

  • View Service Offered By project

    project

    Event Planner

    Lancaster, California, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Art
    • Basic
    • Corporate
    • Counseling
    • Design
    • Desktop Publishing
    • Editing
    • Finance
    • Grant Writing

    Event Planning

    Administrative Support, Project Management, Communications, Writing, Editing, Proofing, Copy Writing, Technical Writing, Grant Writing, Desktop Publishing Researching Information, Analyzing Information, Producing Reports, Recommending Actions, Problem Solving, Data Work, Basic Finance Event Planning, Coordinating Venues, Hotel, Entertainment, Equipment, Transportation, Travel, Menu, Invitations, Floral, Decor, Travel, Budget and Other Details, Day of Event Coordination Experience in Aer... View more

  • View Service Offered By Hiremehere

    Hiremehere

    Event Planner

    Irvine, California, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Blogging
    • Business Development
    • Cooking
    • Corporate
    • Customer Service
    • Email
    • Email Handling
    • Facebook
    • Fundraising

    Event Planning

    I have 10 years of business development.4 years of non profit fundraising.4 years of special events coordinating, non profit and corporate.Experienced in customer service, email handling ,travel planning, scheduling appointments and follow up, excellent phone and email etiquette, social media (Facebook, Twitter and Linked-In), blogging, managment, including training and supervising, marketing, admin and general office.I am detailed oriented, creative, multi tasker, highly effecient and organized... View more

  • View Service Offered By carolyntillie

    carolyntillie

    Event Planner

    Napa, California, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Access
    • Accounting
    • Benefits
    • Budgeting
    • cnm
    • Contracts
    • Customer Education
    • Customer Satisfaction
    • Customer Service

    Event Planning

    - Extensive experience in executive support, customer service, retail sales, and special events coordination. - Published freelance food and wine writer - www.carolyntillie.com. - Advanced knowledge in computer applications: Excel, Word, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, WineDirect, and Cultivate systems. - Working knowledge of Pagemaker, Photoshop, RoboHelp, Foxpro, Dream Designer, HomePage, QuickBooks, Quicken, FileMakerPro, and AMS. - 80wpm typing, 10 key by touch, and Notary Republic. - I... View more

  • View Service Offered By simplifyva

    simplifyva

    Event Planner

    Fox River Grove, Illinois, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Administrative Assistant
    • Communication Skills
    • Oral Communication
    • Processing
    • Research
    • Word Processing

    Event Planning

    SIMPLIFY YOUR LIFE Professional Virtual Administrative Support for your Business or Personal Needs. My niche is word processing projects, on-line/off-line research and event coordination as well as excellent written and oral communication skills to assist you with e-mail correspondence and answering/returning phone calls. Plus much, much more View more

  • View Service Offered By TNVA

    TNVA

    Event Planner

    Cleveland, Tennessee, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Accounting
    • Acrobat
    • Adobe Acrobat
    • Art
    • Art Direction
    • Editing
    • Editing Software
    • Excel
    • Lotus Notes

    Event Planning

    - 12 years experience in administrative assistance- Dynamic marketing skills with great client relations experience. - Extensive knowledge of event coordination, to include vendor and budget management.- Comprehensive experience in brand marketing and product marketing.- Excellent project management skills. View more

  • View Service Offered By susiefoconnor@yahoo.com

    susiefoconnor@yahoo.com

    Event Planner

    Lakewood, California, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Communication Skills
    • International
    • Management
    • Project Management
    • Reports

    Event Planning

    Over eleven years of experience coordinating and planning meetings, special events, tradeshows and large projects. Worked as Meeting and Event Planner for last five years for major international corporation. Results-oriented and highly attentive to logistic and financial details. Honest and flexible. Strong communication skills. Excellent administrative and organizational skills. Extensive experience in preparing reports, correspondence, tracking and controlling budgets. Proactive thinker... View more

  • View Service Offered By unouradeb

    unouradeb

    Event Planner

    Culver City, California, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Administrative Assistant
    • cnm
    • Interpersonal Skills
    • Order Entry
    • Retail Sales
    • Sales
    • Selling
    • Supervisory Skills
    • Telemarketing

    Event Planning

    Administrative Assistant or Secretary in various locations. Also worked at a dot com as an Affiliates Coordinator maintaining database and web pages. Became an office manager to a telemarketing firm after showing strong supervisory skills and expertise in streamlining order entry procedures. Worked in an insurance agent's office, selling and servicing policies. Event Coordinator at a college for weddings and musical performances. View more

  • View Service Offered By mmatel

    mmatel

    Event Planner

    johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States

    • Event Planning
    • Communication Skills
    • Customer Service
    • Forecasting
    • International
    • International Operations
    • Mainframe
    • Management
    • Order Entry
    • Project Management

    Event Planning

    Strong Project Management skills; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Event coordination for conference planning; Budget development & tracking; Inventory forecasting, buying, system set-up, order entry; Manage over-seas customer service unit and trouble shoot customer issues and resolution; Logistic reporting and quality check meetings with multiple fulfillment centers for domestic and international operations; Develop, implement policies and procedures for fulfillment organizat... View more

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Hire Freelance Event Planners

Event planning refers to the management and execution of large-scale events such as weddings, parties, concerts, conferences, ceremonies, and festivals. It involves thinking of a concept, identifying the target audience, coordinating all the technical aspects, preparing props and eatables, and ensuring the final event goes according to the plan. The event may be complex such as the Olympics or they may be simple such as business meetings. In either case, when people hire an event planner, they expect meticulous attention to detail and expert coordination between various teams. Based on the event, event planners perform budgeting, scheduling, selection of location, preparation of invitations, advertising, decoration, and catering. They also prepare backups and emergency plans for situations that require this type of planning. If you want to go for event planning services, you can discuss your requirements with event planner for hire on the top freelance marketplaces.

What Do Event Planners Do?

The specific tasks of event planners depend on the type and scale of the event. The most common types of events include celebrations, educational events, promotional events, and commemorations. In order to coordinate and execute events, event planners first conduct research and decide on the theme and concept for the event. Following this, they decide on a location and arrange for food, decorations, invitations, and entertainment items. They plan the transportation of their clients and invitees to and from the location of the event. They also arrange accommodation if required, and ensure that everything goes according to plan. Event planners are management experts capable of micro managing all event-related tasks impeccably. They plan everything well ahead of the event and coordinate tasks between various teams.

If you require expert event planning services for your personal or business event, you can consider event planner for hire on the best websites to hire freelancers. Before you do so, you need to ensure that the person:

  • Has experience in planning events or other programmes which require a considerate level of management expertise

  • Has good industry contacts and knows how to get work done by people through constructive criticism and motivation

  • Is well-organized and systematic, and can effectively perform damage control in emergency situations

Qualifications of Event Planners

Expert event planners can throw amazing parties and hold well-planned meetings for various functions. Here are some of the qualifications you should consider before you hire an event planner.

  • Professional education and training in hospitality management, marketing, communications, public relations, and tourism management

  • Knowledge of project management software such as Clarizen, Wrike, Sciforma, and Workzone

  • Extensive portfolio of several personal and business events successfully executed for various clients

Benefits of Freelance Event Planners

  • They contribute their time and expertise to make your event a success

  • They take care of all the small details such as flowers, food, and music that add elegance to your party

  • They promote your event on appropriate platforms to attract the maximum number of attendees for your business event

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