Hospitality and Event Planning Network (HEPN) for 31 May 2010


Hospitality and Event Planning Network (HEPN) for 31 May 2010

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Welcome to the Hospitality and Event Planning Network, a career and

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hospitality and event planning industries, published by Sonja Johnson.

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This week's edition includes:

*** The Short Self-Pitch (SSP)

*** Upcoming Conferences

1. Education and Meeting Services Intern; American College of

Prosthodontists; Chicago, IL

2. Event Planning Manager; Trade Center Management Associates;

Washington, DC

3. Catering Sales Manager; Trade Center Management Associates;

Washington, DC

4. Director of Sales; Trade Center Management Associates; Washington, DC

5. Campaign & Events Manager; Food Bank For New York City; New York, NY

6. Special Event Director; Central Fort Bend Chamber Alliance Rosenberg,

IL

7. Meetings Coordinator; Infusion Nurses Society; Norwood, MA

8. Online Registration Coordinator; A-Plus Meetings and Incentives;

Coral Gables, FL

9. Meeting Administrator; A-Plus Meetings and Incentives; Coral Gables,

FL

10. Special Events and Development Director; Pearl Fincher Museum of

Fine Arts; Spring, TX

11. Sales Manager; The DMC Group; New York, NY

12. Director of Sales; Ridgewells; Bethesda, MD

13. Associate Vice President, Alumni Relations and Institutional Events

University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Las Vegas, NV

14. Associate Manager of Museum Events; Guggenheim Museum; New York, NY

15. HR Director; Disney Parks and Resorts; Oahu, HI

16. HR Business Partner; Disney Parks and Resorts; Oahu, HI

17. Meeting Planner; Association of American Medical Colleges;

Washington, DC

************* The Short Self-Pitch (SSP) *********************

The HEPN offers a special feature: the Short Self-Pitch (SSP). If you

are looking for a job opportunity or offer free-lance services, send a

brief paragraph to sonjahepn@comcast.net. One SSP will be included each

week.

************* Upcoming Conferences *************

Do you know of an upcoming conference that the HEPN readers should be

aware of? Send the details to sonjahepn@comcast.net for inclusion in the

next newsletter.

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1. Education and Meeting Services Intern; American College of

Prosthodontists; Chicago, IL

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=518&jb=6843943

2. Event Planning Manager; Trade Center Management Associates;

Washington, DC

The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center is

Washington's premier special events and conference facility, located on

historic Pennsylvania Avenue in the heart of Washington, DC, within

walking distance of the White House, the Capitol, and Smithsonian

Museums.

We are seeking to fill the following position: Event Planning Manager

Major Functions

. Position involves, selling, event planning and event servicing

Job Requirements

– Minimum two (2) year's of previous event planning experience with

luxury hotel property, conference center or upscale catering

organization required.

– Proficient with MS Word and Excel

– Knowledge of Miracle or Delphi sales software

– Must have attention to detail

We offer state of the art facilities, a competitive salary and a

comprehensive benefits package. We are also metro accessible; the

Federal Triangle metro stop (orange/blue lines) is connected to the

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center by a covered

passageway and the Metro Center metro stop (red line) is three blocks

away

Send resume via e-mail hr@itcdc.com. Subject Line: Event Planning

Manager

Please, visit our website for more information on our company

www.itcdc.com

3. Catering Sales Manager; Trade Center Management Associates;

Washington, DC

The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center is

Washington's premier special events and conference facility, located on

Pennsylvania Avenue in the heart of Washington DC, within walking

distance of the White House, the Capitol, and Smithsonian Museums. We

are currently seeking a dynamic Catering Sales Manager to complete our

Sales team.

You will be selling social events to prospective customers in the

Corporate market.

Job Requirements

* 2+ years of Catering sales experience in an upscale conference center

or hotel.

* Knowledge of Delphi, Miracle, Meeting Matrix is preferred.

* Excellent presentation, organizational and communication skills.

* Strong computer skills with proficiency in MS Word, Excel.

* Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously while delivering

exceptional quality and customer service.

We offer a competitive base salary, generous incentive plan and a

comprehensive benefits package. We are also metro accessible; the

Federal Triangle metro stop Orange or Blue lines.

For consideration, please send resume to hr@itcdc.om with “Catering

Sales Manager” in the subject line. You can get more information about

our company by visiting our website www.itcdc.com.

4. Director of Sales; Trade Center Management Associates; Washington, DC

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=518&jb=6844290

5. Campaign & Events Manager; Food Bank For New York City; New York, NY

http://careers.mpiweb.org/c/job.cfm?t735=&t737=&max=25&site_id=8168&t730=&t731=&jb=6852192

6. Special Event Director; Central Fort Bend Chamber Alliance Rosenberg,

IL

http://careers.mpiweb.org/c/job.cfm?t735=&t737=&max=25&site_id=8168&t730=&t731=&jb=6852122

7. Meetings Coordinator; Infusion Nurses Society; Norwood, MA

http://careers.mpiweb.org/c/job.cfm?t735=&t737=&max=25&site_id=8168&t730=&t731=&jb=6849071

8. Online Registration Coordinator; A-Plus Meetings and Incentives;

Coral Gables, FL

http://careers.mpiweb.org/c/job.cfm?t735=&t737=&max=25&site_id=8168&t730=&t731=&jb=6844308

9. Meeting Administrator; A-Plus Meetings and Incentives; Coral Gables,

FL

http://careers.mpiweb.org/c/job.cfm?t735=&t737=&max=25&site_id=8168&t730=&t731=&jb=6844360

10. Special Events and Development Director; Pearl Fincher Museum of

Fine Arts; Spring, TX

http://careers.ises.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=553&jb=6844450

11. Sales Manager; The DMC Group; New York, NY

http://careers.ises.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=553&jb=6844452

12. Director of Sales; Ridgewells; Bethesda, MD

http://careers.ises.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=553&jb=6843405

13. Associate Vice President, Alumni Relations and Institutional Events

University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Las Vegas, NV

http://careers.ises.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=553&jb=6836977

14. Associate Manager of Museum Events; Guggenheim Museum; New York, NY

http://careers.ises.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=553&jb=6837575

15. HR Director; Disney Parks and Resorts; Oahu, HI

http://careers.ises.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=553&jb=6837143

16. HR Business Partner; Disney Parks and Resorts; Oahu, HI

http://careers.ises.com/c/job.cfm?site_id=553&jb=6837135

17. Meeting Planner; Association of American Medical Colleges;

Washington, DC

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wl/jobs/JS_JobSearchDetail?jobid=29215252&jobSummaryIndex=4&agentID=

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