—Savvy Events was delighted to be asked to be lead planner for the October ISES educational event on luxury vendors. Given the topic, we decided a Marie Antoinette inspired masquerade ball would be a fun route to go, and we added an ‘80s twist to bring it forward and make it relevant. There were so many great sponsors! Many of these folks went above and beyond our (admittedly high) expectations, coming in costumes and wigs and generally having fun with our concept. Everyone had a great attitude and was just so fun to work with. We’d like to thank:Brazos Hall, read full story >
Archives for October 2012
Job Title: Marketing Coordinator Job Number: Position Type: Staff Openings Overview: Join the award-winning marketing team that produces communications for external and internal audiences in support of the university’s integrated marketing program. This position provides administrative and marketing support to the marketing team. This position reports to the Director of Marketing Services. Responsibilities: Marketing support includes (40%) Open new projects in Workamajig creative management software, and create job folders. Create weekly status reports for three account team members. Manage all marketing project deliveries to and from vendors and clients. Proofread and broadcast university-wide email newsletter daily. Proofread and transcribe copy. Pull read full story >
ATTENTION ISES MEMBERS: Circuit of the Americans (COTA) has numerous job openings for Austin’s first Formula One race during the weekend of November 15-17. They have over 500+ job openings for the descriptions below. Download Document #1 to apply: CLICK HERE SEE JOB OPENINGS BELOW: Bartender Greets guests, mixes and serves alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks with appropriate garnishes. Arranges bar/cart supplies and glasses to make attractive displays. Maintains bar/cart area in a neat and sanitary manner. Records all sales, collects money, operates a cash register and follows all cash handling procedures as required. May prepare and/or read full story >
A MESSAGE FROM OUR OCTOBER 2012 MEETING MASTER PLANNER, SAVVY EVENTS: Savvy Events was thrilled to be chosen as the master planner for the October ISES educational event. Luxury vendors: now there’s a concept that’s fun to plan around! What do you think of when you think of luxury ~ opulence ~ extravagance? This is not a party for timid people to plan! We’ve had a marvelous introduction to the ISES family. All the vendors we’ve talked to have been so generous with their time and talents. We simply can’t wait to show everyone the finished product! Come on out to read full story >
Meet Lori Schneider, Owner of The Cupcake Bar Lori is one of our new ISES Austin Members. How long have you been at your current job? Since 2007 – Launched in April 2008 Current Job Title: Owner of The Cupcake Bar Before launching The Cupcake Bar, Lori went to Culinary School at Le Cordon Bleu and has prior experience working behind the scenes in several restaurants and catering companies including HEB Current Job Description: Everything – from planning each event with the client, decorating cupcakes, managing staffing and payroll to making sure each client has a great experience. What’s read full story >
On September 20th, Emily Knapp spoke on behalf of ISES to the Student Event Planners Association at Texas State. She spoke alongside Shariah Moehle, who was there on behalf of NACE. The students learned about the value of getting involved with local Event Associations and how to go about networking, making connections, and getting the most out of their student memberships. Emily and Shariah shared with them their different experiences working in the Event Industry and their personal stories of how valuable the relationships they have built have been for them professionally and personally. We hope to see students at future read full story >
ISES Austin’s *new* 2012 T-Shirt is available for purchase! T-Shirts are $20 each. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your order. A portion of the proceeds will go towards ISES Austin Scholarship funds.