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    Nigel Emms,

    Operations Manager, Universal Brand Limited (UK)

    We used LA promotions for our trade stand in Edinburgh. The lady they provided was great, and we may be able to do further work with LA promotions in the future, all thanks to ...read more.

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    Lauren Clements,

    Promostaff

    I got work as soon as I subscribed & continue to receive work from lots of agencies.  I’m very busy so SFS is perfect; it allows me to access all ...read more.

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Nigel Tharpe knigellus@gmail.com 615.475.7127 313.805.1988 PROFESSIONAL PROFILE Events and Marketing Specialist Nashville, TN/Metro Detroit, MI/Ann Arbor, MI 2009-2017 Mosaic/Samsung - Lead the 1st generation Samsung Experience Store as Lead Consultant. Market Star/Google - Chromebook Assisted Retail Sales and Marketing Promotion at Best Buy NCompass International, Inc - Toyota Camry Event Campaign, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre via Detroit Opera House Mosaic/Microsoft/Verizon - Surface 4 & Surface Pro Xbox360/Kinect & other gaming consoles promo/E-Recycle Cellular Program – Involvement of 9 million Kinects sold in 60 days to become the fastest selling device in HISTORY. New innovative cell/smartphone electronic recycling program from Verizon wireless. In Any Event/Foley Agency/Vivid Marketing/Team Epic – Marketing Manager for CMA Family Zone Event Ascent Talent/Brite Promotions – Sunglass Hut/Ray-Ban Event Promo / Gold Source Promotions – Cracker Barrel Promo Encore Nationwide Staffing – Nissan/Infiniti Headquarters/Bridgestone area event & US Army IPod giveway recruitment. Mobile Media Enterprises - Advanced Auto Parts Grinder Pit Party In Any Event-Foley agency – Chrysler Dodge-Ram Promo via Nashville Predators at Bridgestone arena. Trash Talk/Multimedia Events - Regions Bank-SEC football event via Vanderbilt University EventProStrategies - COPD-CMAs. Rockin Refuel Protein drink including outdoor basketball tournament Victory Marketing - Best Buy promo-event. Dell computers promo – event. The Femme Agency/ Event Propac Marketing – Promotion involving health, wellness, & nutrition products at Sam’s Club. Triplepointinteractions - Costco Food display event. Mindstreams Campaign Fusion Event – Promotion involving both Shell and Kroger. Production Assistant – Atlanta, GA/Metro Detroit, MI/Nashville, TN/Chicago, IL 2005-2011 American Idol/So You Think You Can Dance/BD Productions/ Hush Hush Prod./Filmdreams Prod. – Film/Doc. Projects, PA to the Director & Producer. Provided revisions to the script, scheduling,& promotions for pre/pro/principle production. Movie/Music Video/Infomercial-Extra/Actor Nashville, TN/Metro Detroit, MI 2005-2011 Crossover movie Dir. By Preston A. Whitmore II /Dodge Ad for Rolling Stones /“Don’t Know” Eminem & 50 cent green screen keyed music video Dir. by the Saline Project / On the Mark prods: Lypo-Spheric vitamin C audience member @ NorthStarStudios /Dell corporate commercial ‘Latitude Z’ model /Bailey & A Pure Country Gift motion picture extra /A Draw Pictures production - Manhattan Orchestra ‘Shake It Off’ music video dir. By Isaac Rentz /Tough Trade TV pilot auditioned, extra & grip as crew Dir. By Gavin Hood/Love Don’t Let Me down prod. by Toby Maguire Receptionist/Trainer/Wellness Coach - Nashville/Franklin, TN 2008-2011 D1 Sports Training Complex/Marathon Fitness – Athletic performance, Fitness, Wellness, and Nutrition. Print Ad/Runway/Fitness Model Greater Nashville, TN/Metro Detroit, MI 2005-2011 Precious Creations: Hair & Fashion Show / Brejil Designs: Amer. Cancer Society Relay for life Fashion Show /‘Fashion 101’: College of International Art Design & Technology Fashion Show / International Black Film Festival of Nashville Closing Gala Fashion Show/’Focus on This’ hair show both hosted by Dwight Eubanks / TSU Homecoming Fashion Show Counselor and Social Worker Detroit, MI 2012-2013 Provide support and resources, in additional to group educational discussion forums for clients of substance abuse disorders. Professional Athlete – Frankfurt, Germany/ Seattle/Pittsburgh, Memphis/Buffalo,Albany, NY/Grand Rapids, MI/Oklahoma City, OK 2001-2008 Buffalo Destroyers / Memphis Xplorers / GrandRapids Rampage / Albany Conquest / OKC Yard Dawgz, AFL/AF2 Seattle Seahawks / Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Frankfurt Galaxy, Germany NFLE Substitute Teacher/Teacher’s Assistant – Metro Detroit/Greater Nashville Area, TN/Edmond, Oklahoma/Albany, NY 2008-2012 PESG Metro Detroit, Metro-Davidson County, TN/Williamson County, TN/Murfreesboro City Schools, TN/Edmond Public Schools, OK/Albany School District: Worked & taught both with special needs/interest student & general population students. EDUCATION Bachelor of Fine Arts – Integrated Digital Media (Minor in Entrepreneurial Studies) Iowa State University 2001 Earned the Academic Athletic Achievement Award for Outstanding Individual Scholastics and Sports Performance Full Scholarship - 4 Years Lettered – 1997-2000 First class to win a National Bowl game in school’s 149-year history RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS Proficient in problem solving with the ability to analyze information, make decisions & implement solutions. Engaged in high velocity training for football, track & field, cross training, & eastern/western discipline of yoga. Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office, also Linux, Windows & Macintosh based operation systems and extensive array of design and presentation software. Typing speed 50 wpm. Seven years’ experience in Customer/Financial Service, Sports/Physical Training, Data Entry, Admin., Sales, & Marketing utilizing excellent communication, interpersonal & organization skills. Served as a mentor for high school/grade school student-athletes, while being critically mentored by record-breaking former Olympians and legendary boxing, football, basketball, baseball, bodybuilding, & track trainers. Committed to excellence in providing customer service to clientele, global marketing through traditional, non-traditional sales, promotion & marketing techniques. Excellent time management skills and prioritizing. Completed marketing research & consumer needs assessment; promoted, & marketed campaigns. Identified potential customers & arranged for appointments for demonstrations, surveys, & answering questions., View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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  • Assistant Event Manager

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  • Auditing

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  • Automotive

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  • Bar Promotions

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  • Brand Ambassador

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  • Chef

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  • Concerts & Sports Event

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  • Data Capture

    Google Chromebook Promotion and demonstration.

  • Demonstration

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  • Event Management

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  • Exhibitions

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  • Flyering

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  • Greeter / Host(ess)

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  • Health & Beauty Demo

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  • Hospitality

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  • In Store Demonstrator

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  • Mall Events

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  • Market Research / Surveys

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  • Merchandising

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  • Merchandising (Plan O Gram)

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  • Modelling

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  • Mystery Shopping

    Various Bestmark jobs.

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  • Sales

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  • Sampling

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  • Security

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