Venue Manager

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Shelbee Coron

shelbee.coron@gmail.com | (835) 198-4044 | Atlanta, GA

Summary


Avenue Manager with over 5 years of experience in the industry. I have a proven track record of success in managing and coordinating events. I am a motivated individual who is able to work well under pressure. I have excellent communication skills and am able to maintain professional relationships with clients, staff, and vendors.

Experience


Venue Manager at Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club, GAMar 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and booked entertainment for venue, resulting in increased foot traffic by 15%.
  • Coordinated with city officials to secure permits for special events, generating $20,000 in revenue.
  • Hired and trained new staff members, reducing turnover rate by 25%.
  • Implemented new marketing campaigns that led to a 20% increase in ticket sales.
  • Developed relationships with local businesses to cross-promote events and products.

Assistant Venue Manager at PGA TOUR, GAJul 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Negotiated and booked 20+ events per month, generating $15,000 in revenue.
  • Coordinated event logistics for up to 500 guests, including food & beverage service, audio/visual needs, and transportation.
  • Hired and trained new venue staff of 15 employees.
  • Implemented new customer service standards that resulted in a 97% satisfaction rating from surveyed guests.
  • Led weekly sales meetings with venue team to generate new leads and bookings.

Education


High School Diploma at Georgia Institute of Technology, GAAug 2012 - May 2017

I've learned how to be patient, how to work independently, and how to manage my time wisely.

Skills


  • Venue management
  • Event planning
  • Budgeting
  • Marketing and promotion
  • Customer service
  • Staff management
  • Organization

Elinor Lehmkuhl

elinor.lehmkuhl@gmail.com | (248) 409-9289 | St. Louis, MO

Summary


I am a Venue Manager with over 5 years of experience in the industry. I have a proven track record of success in managing and executing events, as well as excellent customer service skills. I am highly organized and detail-oriented, with a strong focus on ensuring that all aspects of an event are taken care of. My ability to think on my feet and problem-solve ensures that no matter what challenges arise, I will be able to find a solution. I thrive under pressure and enjoy working in fast-paced environments. Above all, I am passionate about planning and executing amazing events that exceed expectations.

Experience


Venue Manager at National Event Company, MOApr 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and secured a contract with Coca-Cola to be the exclusive beverage provider for all events at the venue, which generated an additional $100,000 in revenue over the course of one year.
  • Successfully implemented a new ticketing system that resulted in 10% increase in sales.
  • Created and executed a marketing campaign that increased attendance by 15%.
  • Managed a staff of 50+ employees while maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Regularly exceeded monthly targets for food and beverage sales by 20%.
  • Was recognized as Employee of the Month 3 times within one year.

Assistant Venue Manager at National Event Management, MOSep 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully managed and operated a $1.5 million dollar events venue.
  • Coordinated between 25-30 weddings, corporate events, and social gatherings per year.
  • Oversaw a team of 15 event staff members including bartenders, servers, kitchen staff, and cleaning crew.
  • Worked closely with clients to ensure that their vision for their event was executed flawlessly.
  • Maintained high standards of customer service and satisfaction ratings from guests.

Education


High School Diploma at Parkway West High School, Ballwin, MOSep 2013 - May 2017

I have learned to communicate effectively, to think critically, and to work collaboratively.

Skills


  • Event planning
  • Budgeting
  • Venue selection
  • Contract negotiation
  • Event coordination
  • Marketing and promotion