Movin’ On: Penn State’s Spring Music Festival
Volunteer • Headquarters Chair • Director of Marketing • University Park, Pennsylvania
2008: Festival Volunteer, 2009: Headquarters Chair, 2010: Headquarters Chair, 2011: Director of Marketing
Responsibilities of Headquarters Chair: Secure the rental of all tents, tables, chairs, and hand-held radios for the festival. Responsible for the arrangement of the Headquarters tent and recruiting student organizations to occupy tables within the tent. Additionally, the Headquarters Chair provides a point of contact for those selling artists’ merchandise and/or the sales of artist merchandise. This includes inventory upon arrival, sales and cash handling.
Responsibilities of Director of Marketing: Conduct a student logo competition from start to finish. Provide a point of contact for all print and radio media, as well as establishing web and social media presence. Serve on a board of directors to oversee all major components of the event, and supervise a committee of six undergraduate students. Reserve all tents, tables and chairs and supervise the arrangements of other student activities and vendors. Coach and create a manual for incoming Director of Marketing. Successfully moved the event from an attendance of 2,000 (2010) to 12,000 (2011) concert-goers.
Whitefish Turkey Trot
Volunteer Organization • Whitefish, Montana
Recruit volunteers for Whitefish, Montana’s annual Turkey Trot and serve as a liaison between the race organizer and volunteers.
Uptown! Entertainment Alliance’s
Red Carpet Premiere
Design & Marketing Assistant • West Chester, Pennsylvania
Photo: Werth Photography
Provide all graphic design work for Uptown! Entertainment Alliance‘s Red Carpet Premier event. Additionally, serve an administrative role in establishing this new non-profit organization. Assignments include but are not limited to securing event equipment and establishing relationships with local businesses, fundraising efforts, and providing a point of contact for incoming inquiries.