New York, NY | lnvann@gmail.com

Creative project and event operations manager with 6+ years of experience. Seeking to utilize project management skills in creative and efficient ways giving clients and their target audiences on brand experiences.  

EDUCATION

New York University | Bachelors in humanities | December 2014

  • Dean’s list | Member of Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society

New England School of Photography  | Associates in Photography |  June 2005

EXPERIENCE

Art Market Productions, Brooklyn, NY  - Senior Producer

June 2015 - Present

Senior producer and project manager of 6 national art fairs, curated exhibitions, and client events ranging in attendance between 10,000 - 25,000 individuals.

Senior client relations manager overseeing all client related assets, invoicing,  and attendee VIP program.

Create and manage production schedule, timelines, food and beverage program, AV components, and budgets internally and  across million dollar art fairs.

Manage public installation program for each art fair from curation to install including working closely with galleries and artists on logistics to create a smooth install.  

Manage sponsorship negotiation and management including pre event logistics, onsite events and post fair wrap-up reporting for fortune 500 companies.

Manage staffing plan, hire, and manage event staff of up to 100 temporary employees, including union and nonunion labor operating under venue specific labor laws and regulations.

Entrusted with interviewing and hiring personnel, managing company finances, and writing and administering office procedures and policies.

E. R. Butler & Co., New York, NY  - Assistant Project Manager  

June 2012 - May 2015

Created and maintained large scale architectural hardware schedules which included custom hardware packages for residents and building infrastructure, invoicing, and  samples.

Managed custom artist window display curation and logistics from install to deinstall.

Senior sales person for all products sold in custom window display.   

Photographed hardware for project managers, company website, and clients.

Managed all company accounts receivable and payable.

Manhattan Cabinetry, New York, NY  - Image Manager

September 2008 - June 2012

Photographed all custom cabinetry on location and in the studio

Created lookbooks of custom cabinetry in the showroom by formatting layouts, and completing all in house printing.

Designed all print and online advertising campaigns for local advertisers including NY Magazine and Time Out New York using Photoshop and Illustrator.

Edited and retouched all company images using photoshop, lightroom, adobe bridge, and illustrator.

SKILLS

Project management, event producer, creative problem solver, budgeting, accounts receivable and payable, event curation, event logistics, basic HTML and website updates, public New York State  notary

SOFTWARE

Basecamp, ActiveCollab, Smartsheets, Mindmap, Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, Microsoft Office, Google Suites, Quickbooks