Hospitality and Event Planning Network (HEPN) for 25 June 2012


Hospitality and Event Planning Network (HEPN) for  25 June 2012

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Welcome to the Hospitality and Event Planning Network, a career and relationship building newsletter network for all who work in the 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. Event Director; Horizon Hospitality Inc.; Norwalk, CT 2. Exhibit Manager; The Society of Thoracic Surgeons; Chicago, IL 3. Sponsorship, Advertising & Exhibit Sales Associate; Biophysical Society; Rockville, MD 4. Regional Director of Sales; Visit Baltimore; Baltimore, MD 5. Meeting Support Internship; American Wind Energy Association; Washington, DC 6. Meetings Manager; International Association for the Study of Pain; Washington, DC 7. Meeting & Event Planner; WorldTEK Event & Travel Management; San Diego, CA 8. Meeting Planner; BETAH Associates; Silver Spring, MD 9. Events/IPC Manager; Professional Photographers of America; Atlanta, GA 10. Meeting Planner; Public Housing Authorities Directors Assoc (PHADA); Washington, DC 11. Exhibits Coordinator; The American Chemical Society; Washington, DC 12. Part Time Program Manager; BCD M&I; San Francisco, CA 13. Meeting Sales Assistant; Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau; Fort Worth, TX 14. Event Assistant; iMentor; New York, NY 15. Meetings Assistant; American Bankruptcy Institute; Alexandria, VA 16. Sr Conference Planner; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Berkeley, CA 17. Sales Coordinator; Mission Bay Conference Center; San Francisco, CA 18. Manager, Meetings and Events; Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Cambridge, MA 19. Events Coordinator; Hammer Museum; California 20. Marketing Communications and Events Manager; World Fuel Services Corporation; Miami, FL 21. Catering Coordinator; Common Roots Catering; Minneapolis, MN 22. Meeting Coordinator; PRRI; Beverly, MA 23. Event Director & Fundraiser; Rainbird Foundation; Madison, WI 24. Conference Co-ordinator; ECCO- European CanCer Organisation; Brussels, Belgium 25. Events and Sponsorship Manager; Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH); Bethesda, MD

 

 

************* 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. Event Director; Horizon Hospitality Inc.; Norwalk, CT

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10465206&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

2. Exhibit Manager; The Society of Thoracic Surgeons; Chicago, IL

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10277808&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

3. Sponsorship, Advertising & Exhibit Sales Associate; Biophysical Society; Rockville, MD

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10456622&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

4. Regional Director of Sales; Visit Baltimore; Baltimore, MD

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10456464&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

5. Meeting Support Internship; American Wind Energy Association; Washington, DC

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10456407&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

6. Meetings Manager; International Association for the Study of Pain; Washington, DC

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10456345&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

7. Meeting & Event Planner; WorldTEK Event & Travel Management; San Diego, CA

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10449651&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

8. Meeting Planner; BETAH Associates; Silver Spring, MD

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10440880&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

9. Events/IPC Manager; Professional Photographers of America; Atlanta, GA

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10441093&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

10. Meeting Planner; Public Housing Authorities Directors Assoc (PHADA); Washington, DC

 

Washington DC housing association seeks full-time Meeting Planner.

Duties include all aspects related to the coordination of conferences

including: solicitation of hotel bids; site inspection and selection; hotel contract negotiations; audiovisual and meeting room coordination; food and beverage planning; budgeting; entertainment; soliciting sponsorships; working closely with speakers, exhibitors, registrants.

Additional functions include arranging travel for staff and presenters, and working with decorating and drayage companies. Prior experience and

attention to detail is a must.   Travel required.  Salary low 60’s plus

excellent health and fringe benefits.  Candidates should send letter & resume with references to: PHADA, c/o Gwen Lyda (glyda@phada.org), 511

Capitol Court NE Washington, DC 20002, or fax to (202) 546-2280.  EOE.

 

 

 

11. Exhibits Coordinator; The American Chemical Society; Washington, DC

 

http://www.jobtarget.com/c/job.cfm?job=10425765&vnet=0&max=25&site_id=518

 

 

 

12. Part Time Program Manager; BCD M&I; San Francisco, CA

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/c/job.cfm?site_id=8168&job=10287276&msessid=jQzut&CFID=152464484&CFTOKEN=486bb59d1a9d6495-5360020D-CDFF-259B-B3450ED8CACD71CF&jsessionid=203095bbc39a235b4b7b

 

 

 

13. Meeting Sales Assistant; Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau; Fort Worth, TX

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10449412/Meeting%20Sales%20Assistant/Fort%20Worth%20Convention%20&%20Visitors%20Bureau/?vnet=0&max=25

 

 

 

14. Event Assistant; iMentor; New York, NY

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10442351/Event%20Assistant/iMentor/?vnet=0&max=25

 

 

 

15. Meetings Assistant; American Bankruptcy Institute; Alexandria, VA

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10455207/Meetings%20Assistant/American%20Bankruptcy%20Institute/?vnet=0&max=25

 

 

 

16. Sr Conference Planner; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Berkeley, CA

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10456495/Sr%20Conference%20Planner/Lawrence%20Berkeley%20National%20Laboratory/?vnet=0&max=25

 

 

 

17. Sales Coordinator; Mission Bay Conference Center; San Francisco, CA

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10428143/Sales%20Coordinator/Mission%20Bay%20Conference%20Center/?vnet=0&max=25

 

 

 

18. Manager, Meetings and Events; Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Cambridge, MA

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/8676043/Manager,%20Meetings%20and%20Events/Vertex%20Pharmaceuticals,%20Inc./?vnet=0&max=25

 

 

 

19. Events Coordinator; Hammer Museum; California

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10456764/Events%20Coordinator/Hammer%20Museum/?vnet=0&max=25

 

 

 

20. Marketing Communications and Events Manager; World Fuel Services Corporation; Miami, FL

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10438959/Marketing%20Communications%20and%20Events%20Manager/World%20Fuel%20Services%20Corporation/?vnet=0&str=26&max=25

 

 

 

21. Catering Coordinator; Common Roots Catering; Minneapolis, MN

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10442312/Catering%20Coordinator/Common%20Roots%20Catering/?vnet=0&str=26&max=25

 

 

 

22. Meeting Coordinator; PRRI; Beverly, MA

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10442307/Meeting%20Coordinator/PRRI/?vnet=0&str=26&max=25

 

 

 

23. Event Director & Fundraiser; Rainbird Foundation; Madison, WI

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10432038/Event%20Director%20&%20Fundraiser/Rainbird%20Foundation/?vnet=0&str=26&max=25

 

 

 

24. Conference Co-ordinator; ECCO- European CanCer Organisation; Brussels, Belgium

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10432076/Conference%20Co-ordinator/ECCO-%20European%20CanCer%20Organisation/?vnet=0&str=26&max=25

 

 

 

25. Events and Sponsorship Manager; Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH); Bethesda, MD

 

http://careers.mpiweb.org/jobseeker/job/10402994/Events%20and%20Sponsorship%20Manager/Foundation%20for%20the%20National%20Institutes%20of%20Health%20%28FNIH%29/?vnet=0&str=51&max=25

 

 

 

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