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Christina's Profile

Experience Summary

I am an Independant Contractor hired by many different agencies to be a promotional model / Brand Ambassador. We come in like a storm and bring tons of energy to crouds of people giving away free products and interactive displays at events and other venus. This involves set-up and tear down of large scale brand marketing at events and in-store. These are high profile events and I represent major brands. The events are all very different and there is alot of tracking and paperwork, entering inventory and sales and reports online into databases after each day. I am always in contact with different store managers ensuring product and space availability for the in-store events. Outside guerilla marketing involves planning and mapping locations, working closely with managers and staff to ensure a sucessful event. Meeting distribution goals. Memorizing talking points and different Brand messages and rules. Wearing the appropriate attire wheather it is a costume, buisness or a team logo shirt and hair and make-up done. being friendly and relaying brand messages. Direct Sales. Sampeling in large scale numbers for long periods of time. Handeling Professional phto equiptment and computer and all kinds of different marketing products, it is amazig what they come up with for the public to get involved and see thier brand. I absolutly love this job and enjoy handing free things out to people. I love the Major Brand Names and I feel and look great when I am out promoting, and I recieve great feedback and meet the most wonderful, highly educated, diverse and beautiful people when I go to work, I know I am a better person because of this, it is a dream come true. I was in a donkey costume, riding a segway for the MSNBC segway promotion 9/2008 at the RNC. Republican National Convention. What a blast!! I have worked the following promotions since 4/2007 : In-Market Manager for JUST DANCE for Nintendo Wii at Mall of America / Best Buy (1/2010) •Road Show Manager 11/2008- 4/2009 (ongoing)for Fudgie Wudgie. Sam's clubs all over Minnesota, huge display with sampeling of 10 different fudge flavors. The best in America. I do all the set-up and demonstration and take down, inventory and packaging. I am responsible for planning which clubs and dates, packin set-up and tear down, working closely with management to ensure a sucessful show, transporting the product to various stores, demonstration and sampeling of the product. Sales. •Baily's at Sam's Club •Trident strawberry Twist 2009 cute little shorts and tank top sampeling outside downtown minneapolis at Nicolette mall ( 10 blocks 5 day promotion) •Lunchables ( Taste of MN 2009 ) Large event with inflatable mountain climbing, Cool Bus with video games, tons of sampeling and sandwich preperation. computer/photo booth of patrons made into a personal lunchables video. ( I worked this station because of my background and studies in IT/Computer. 3 day promotion and super fun! •KASHI at the MN state Fair 2007 ( sampeling to hundreads of thousands of people throughout the week. Very hard work and long hours and I felt so great after leaving there, I felt I worked my best and what a reward. •PHD water ( I was one of the top sales in the country) I managed at my own store and rocked the sales with this fabulous pro-biotic water invented my a micro-biolgist. I am so proud of this event. 2009 •Snap dragon (sold 80 bottles of wine in 4 hours) (12/2009) •Dozens of Various wine sampelings ( I break sales records often, 100 bottles in 4 hours :) •Ortho-Visc at the PGA Champions tour entered hundreads of participants address and information into a handheld device 2009 AND TONS MORE!!! View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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I love working promotions! I get so excited everytime I am booked to work for a MAJOR BRAND and the people that are booked to work along with me are always so amazing and acomplished it is so good for me to work with inspirational people that have high energy and love this work as much as I do!

Languages

First language: English

Extra Information

  • Bar Promotions

    Club joy in Tampa Florida Promoter and shot girl

  • Brand Ambassador

    •Baily's at Sam's Club •Trident strawberry Twist 2009 cute little shorts and tank top sampeling outside downtown minneapolis at Nicolette mall ( 10 blocks 5 day promotion) •Lunchables ( Taste of MN 2009 ) Large event with inflatable mountain climbing, Cool Bus with video games, tons of sampeling and sandwich preperation. computer/photo booth of patrons made into a personal lunchables video. ( I worked this station because of my background and studies in IT/Computer. 3 day promotion and super fun! •KASHI at the MN state Fair 2007 ( sampeling to hundreads of thousands of people throughout the week. Very hard work and long hours and I felt so great after leaving there, I felt I worked my best and what a reward. •PHD water ( I was one of the top sales in the country) I managed at my own store and rocked the sales with this fabulous pro-biotic water invented my a micro-biolgist. I am so proud of this event. 2009 •Snap dragon (sold 80 bottles of wine in 4 hours) (12/2009) •Dozens of V

  • Chef

    Team Lead of Demonstrations for 18 months, I made all kinds of food to sample out.

  • Concerts & Sports Event

    •Lipton White Tea outdoor sampeling outside the Fray Concert @ Target Center Pop tarts presents American Idols live tour 2007 AT&T wireless 2 the Demi Lavato Concert

  • Costume and Character

    I was in the Donkey costume (with large head) and I rode a segway around Rice Park 9 hrs/day for 3 days promotiong for MSNBC and thier live brodcast outside the Republican National Convention. ( there was also an elephant riding along next to me representing the Republicans) and there were 2 sets of the 2.

  • Data Capture

    Cub foods wanted customers addresses for a demographic review. I ran through all the check outs all day and got everyones address. PGA Champions tour we used palm piolots to enter consumers information

  • Demonstration

    I was team lead of demonstrations at Cub Foods in Stillwater, MN (coorporate headquarters is located there) for 18 months. I was promoted to team lead after just a couple months of working.

  • Event Management

    Mall redemption Zone gift card giveaway 2/2010 I managed one other brand ambassador ,training break assignment. I was also responsible for a safe with thousands of dollars worth of american express $10 gift cards. I had to transfer to security at the end of the day and pick up again when the mall opened and again transfer back when mall closed. I managed 2 brand ambassadors at the Mall of America outside Best Buy for "Just Dance" Wii game. Kits and electronic dvd player sent to my house. Save with insulation at a trade / home show. ( I LOVE TO WORK THESE!) . I managed one Brand Ambassador for the weekend including training. I managed the entire Fudgie Wudgie Road Show througout Minnesota for 9 months. I moved the show to all the different Sam's clubs the weeks prior to a holiday and would stay a week to 10 days. Lots of product and needed a van. I worked with the overnight manager to set up after store closed and would be there until 2 am. Then back again when the store opene

  • Flyering

    Club Joy, Tampa Florida. Verizon Wireless new store in Stillwater, MN. Axe guerilla flyering for 2 weeks at my chosen locations at the U of M. Reynolds relese at the lakes in minneapolis. Versus outside a MN Wild game @ the Excel energy center.

  • Greeter / Host(ess)

    Greeter for a Heating/cooling proffesional seminar at the Hilton.

  • Health & Beauty Demo

    I was a Beauty Advisor for Borghese Make-up and skin care at Costco's all over minnesota. During our contest I was the 3rd top seller out of 360+ stores nationwide. Many Dove "beautiful" promotions inside Costco's around Minnesota. Ponds, Suave "beautiful moms", Oil of Olay insode Costco.

  • In Store Demonstrator

    Wallmart Wellness, PHD pro-biotic water, Axe,

  • Mall Events

    Ur vote counts, Manager for "Just Dance" wii game and Redemption zone mall gift card give away. E sports video game promotion, Health partners sampeling in various malls.

  • Market Research / Surveys

    ortho-visc @ PGA champions tour, we collected consumers information on palm piolets, I hand collected on paper copies every customer leaving the check out and retrieved just thoer address for demographic studies, a week long promotion.

  • Modelling

    Manequin model for American Eagle 1996 I didn't make it past the regon, but in 1995 I won regions for the Seventeen Magazine and JCPenny cover model contest.

  • Roadshows

    Fudgie Wudgie Road Show Manager. I mamnaged the road show and brought it to all the different Sam's Clubs in minnesota starting 3 weeks before each holiday. I contracted 2 brand ambassadors to sample the fudge during my days off. I used a van to transport all the product to the next store, took inventory and ordered fudge when we were low. Set-up was after the store closed until 2 am and back again at store opening.

  • Sales

    18 months of food demonstration, PHD Pro-biotic water I broke sales records! Telemarketing cold calling setting up apointments for in home siding and windows estimates. I was at the very top of the sales board all the time!1996-97 Purchasing and stocking and retail sales at carlas Hair studio 1992-1996

  • Sampling

    Trident strawbery twist, Ritz Cafe, Health Partners, Reynolds Relese, Ben Gay at the Medtronic Marathon, There are really so many sampeling promos!

  • Set Up / Labor

    Disney and Pull ups potty party SET-UP ( I LOVE DOING THIS!!)

  • Technology

    HP Touchscreen 8 day promotion, BP gasoline had surf simulators and different stations for photo's to be taken and a card scanned for the consumer to view thier pictures later same for Best Buy at the DUB tour 2007 and also Lunchables had 2 new apple computers with web cam to take a head shot and put consumers head in a comercial and E-mail it to them! Very unique

  • Tradeshows / Conferences

    Home shows for Save with insulation and Custom Remodelers. Also SYZMO organic energy drink at the 89th annual petrolium convention (big back heels :)

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    I am in the process of passsing the comp tia A+ certification test ( Computer service technition). I am also close to a certificate in Computer Forensics. I am working on my degree in Information Technology andTellecommunicationo and a 2nd concentration of Computer FOrensics

  • Food Service Certification

    Costco food certified. Soon to be at Sam's Club as well

  • Own Car

    Yes

  • Qualifications

    Signature Worldwide Customer Service Training and Certificate. I have been attending college 1/2 time for 3 years and the majority of my grades are A's. I am studying Computer Forensics and ITT.

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