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Yessenia Zennouzi Marketing and Promotions • (773) 415-3092* 8207 West Irving Park Chicago IL 60634 yessenia776@gmail.com Objective: To obtain a rewarding and challenging career as Event Talent, Staff, Manager or Tour Manager. Professional Profile • Dependable, self-starter professional with solid experience in customer service, on site management and execution of marketing programs and events, and the governance and oversight of marketing programs, events, and staffing. • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills within a customer service environment. • Results-orientated team player with excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills. Multilingual: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, and French. Nationwide Tours: FIFA 2010 Soccer Tour 2009 Managed tour for FIFA World Cup in different cities at the East Coast. Trained and supervised temporary staff for successful execution of FIFA 2010. Collection of new business leads, distribution of premiums, and submission of recaps. Managed event coordination, placement and setup/teardown of assets, event problem solving, manages all event field activities. Oscar Myers Deli Creations Sandwich Tour 2007 Passing out sandwiches and coupons in different cities. Promoted awareness by sampling the Deli Sandwich in Midwest Southern regions. Managed all event site logistics for three metropolitan markets. Supervised staff members, educated potential clients and answered questions about Oscar Myers Deli Creations. Samy Hair Product Tour 2007 Passing out samples of hair products for Samy Hair products and coupons in different cities. Facilitated and managed the event site logistic activities included: supervision of 12 staff members, education of potential clients about Samy Hair products, collection of new business leads, distribution of premiums, and submission of recaps. Seattle Gourmet Coffee Tour 2006 Seattle Gourmet Signature Coffee in the Midwest region. Promoted awareness by sampling the Gourmet Signature Coffees in the Midwest and Southern region. Managed all event site logistics for three metropolitan markets. Supervised staff members, educated potential clients and answered questions about Seattle Coffee Ritz crackers Tour 2006 Executed on-site coordination and execution of the Hispanic marketing initiatives for Ritz Crackers. Managed all event site logistics Supervised up to eight staff members, educated the public about the Ritz Crackers, gave premiums and submitted end of day recaps with documentation. Garnier Nutrisse Tour 2005 Executed on-site coordination and execution of the Hispanic marketing initiatives for Garnier Nutrisse. Managed all event site logistics Supervised up to 10 staff members, educated the public about the Garnier products, gave premiums and submitted end of day recaps with documentation. Sunsilk Hair Care Tour 2005 at West Coast region Models were education target market about Sunsilk and giving consumers the right sample for their hair need. Educated potential clients and answered questions about Sunsilk. Availability: Flexible schedule. I am able to work days, evenings and nights. Market Manager & Team Lead Positions Coca Cola Black - Team Leader May 2007 to September 2007 Responsible for successful execution of the event supervising a staff of 25. Twisted Hunted House - Team Leader October 2006 & 2007 Managed a team of 10 at various locations in the Chicago area. Responsible for orchestration and successful execution of the Halloween Hunted House event. Breast Cancer Walk Signs - Team Leader January 2008 to May 2008 Managed a team of 8 at various locations in the Chicago area. Trained and supervised temporary staff. On the Rocks Models Arm and Hammer-Team Leader January 2008 to March 2008 Responsible for orchestration and successful execution of the 3-day event supervising a staff of 12. Mercury Mambo Dr Pepper- Market Manager May 2008 to October 2008 Managed a team of 6 at various locations in the Chicago area. Responsible for execution of Dr Pepper sampling for the Latin Market. Mercury Mambo 7UP, A&W, Sunkist, RC Cola, Squirt- Market Manager May 2008 to October 2008 Managed a team of 10 at various locations in the Chicago area. Responsible for execution of 7UP, Sunkist, RC Cola, & Squirt sampling for the Latin Market. Mercury Mambo Peñafiel, Welch's and Canada Dry- Market Manager May 2008 to October 2008 Managed a team of 10 at various locations in the Chicago area. Responsible for execution of Peñafiel, Welch’s and Canada Dry sampling for the Latin Market. Mercury Mambo Reynold’s Handi-Vac- Team Leader May 2008 to June 2008 Managed a team of 12 at various locations in the Chicago area. Responsible for team sampling. rEvolition Marketing Euro Soccer 2008- Market Manager June 2008 to July 2008 Managed a team of 15 at various locations in the Chicago area. Trained and supervised temporary staff for successful execution of EA game. The Fusion Clone Wars- Team Lead October 2008 Managed a team of 12 at Gurnee Mills IL. Supervised team for execution of Clone Wars Latin Nation Live NCLR- La Raza Team Lead July 2009 Managed a team of 4 at La Raza event at McCormick Place. Supervised team for execution of Medicare and AARP Health Plan. Latino Family Media General Mills Mente Sana Cuerpo Sano- Market Manager July 2009 to Present (twice a month for one year) Manage a team of 8 at different events thru Chicagoland. Supervise execution of classes for Mente Sana CuerpoSano about nutrition for Latin families. Responsible for sampling execution for General Mills. Latino Family Media Pampers Market Manager August 2009 to Present (once a month for a year) Manage a team of 6 at different WIC locations in Chicago. Supervised execution of sampling program at different clinics. Responsible that the execution of Pampers sample run smoothly at clinics. Latino Family Media Pampers August 2009 to Present (once a month for a year) Manage a team of 6 at different WIC locations in Chicago. Supervised execution of sampling program at different clinics. Responsible that the execution of Pampers sample run smoothly at clinics. Marketration Sam’s Club Field Manager Supervised execution of sampling cooking program. Planned meals for a family and understood the challenges of planning dinner, while juggling a family’s busy schedule. Directed use of personnel, event set-up, and equipment to ensure maximum effectiveness of brand message and achievement of objectives. Interacted with consumers, and total impact of mobile marketing initiative on target audience Promotions • Tradeshows Feria del Libro 2006 (Book Fair 2006). Acacia wines Virgin and Gala Rouge wine Ora Blu Vodka Svedka Vodka BV Costal, Century Cellars Tequila Hacienda Vieja Don Julio Tequila Jose Cuervo Tequila Chivas Regal Whisky Korbel Champane Slim-Fast Jose Cuervo Golden Margaritas Vaseline Moisture Locking Lotion DVD New Release Wisk Soap Imperia Vodka Motorola Molly's Irish Cream Michael Collins Whiskey Degree Houdini Oscar Mayer Sandwich Caress Lotions and Soaps Sony Digital Cameras and Cam Recorders Clairol Comcast Quaker Rice Snacks Venus Breeze Razor Miller Lite Beer Iams Axe Suave Dove Caress Gillette M3 Power Best Buy BP/Amoco AT&T Kool Cigarettes Centrum Nivea Johnson & Johnson Mary Kay Pfuff Tissue Christian Dior Together RX (prescription discount cards) Chocolate Chex Clorox Anywhere Hard Surface Daily Sanitizing General Nutrition Center (GNC) Slim Fast Challenge H&R Block Promotion M & M Promotion Hawaiian Punch Bacardi Captain Morgan Fuse HBO The History Channel Cazadores Tequila Clous Du Bois Chardonnay Cricut Machine Gamesa Cookies Aunt Jemima Cover Girl Queen Collection Court TV Details Magazine E! Entertainment EA Sports La Costeña NBA Laura Mercier ESPN en Español Grand Marnier Godiva Liqueur US Army Latin Grammy's V05 Airborne Axe Body Spray Ben and Jerry's Serta Mattress Sunflower Market Axe Deodorant Three Thieves Wines True Earth Wines Glowelle Dove Citibank BKFam Fest Grey Goose Vodka Guinness Heineken Hennessey Hypnotic Jagermeister Malibu Rum Martell Cognac Moët & Chandon Sauza Tequila Seagram’s Smirnoff Ice Sterling Vinters Century Cellars 10 Cane Rum Tommy Bahama Rum Direct TV HD Airborne Wicks Furniture Black Friday for Target Cien Anos Hornitos T-Mobile Lemonhead Nascar Get Smart Movie Promo Nascar Powerade Trident Orbitz Bank of America Verizon Nokia AT&T Allstate Leinenkugel’s Sony Reader Borghese Make-Up Line ABC Television Glowelle Cricket Chanel Powerade Borghese Pama Hersheys Gilead State Farm Professional Office Experience Matria Healthcare, Rosemont, IL Health Assistant October 2006-June 2008 • Support participant care delivery process through receipt of participant communications via inbound calls. • Supports the Nurse24 patient encounter process through patient communication, physician office interaction, data collection, data entry, record maintenance, and communication with members of the team. • Assist callers in reaching desired service providers. • Communicate effectively with providers to facilitate safe and efficient care delivery. • Provide Clerical Assistance as directed by manager. • Perform data entry and clinical record management for information obtained from call information. Security Associates International, Arlington Heights, IL Customer Service Representative June 2005-June 2006 • Provided for the timely collection of assigned delinquent accounts. • Advised customers of their responsibility under the loan contract and counsel them regarding the budgeting of payments. • Established and maintain accurate records for the assigned group of accounts. • Accepted or reject late and/or irregular payments. • Prepared periodic reports on delinquent loans. • Handled inbound and outbound phone calls. • Communicated regularly with mortgagors 60, 90, 120 days delinquent. • Responsible for researching late charge accounts and soliciting late charge fees. • Responded to all correspondence, requests by phone, etc. in a timely manner. Maintained productivity goals within the required time. . AXA Assistance USA, Inc., Chicago IL Bilingual International Travel Coordinator, January 2004 – January 2005 • Provided medical, financial, concierge, and other assistance worldwide. • Provided contracted services to clients, specializing in emergency medical assistance around the world and in the United States. • Communicated with service providers and coordinate assistance to clients. United Airlines Headquarters, Elk Grove Village IL Crew Training Scheduler Feb. 1999- April 2003 • Communicated with flight attendants for all emergency training classes. • Coordinated all emergency training classes. • Investigated crew hotel and transportation complaints. • Assisted in notifying crews of hotel changes and problems. • Created new assignments for flight attendants. • Communicated flight attendants to relay scheduling assignments or re-assignments. • Answered and responded to phone calls from flight attendants or referred to them to appropriate scheduling personnel. Grant Columbia Hospital, Chicago IL Dietitian Clerk April 1998 – February 1999 • Helped patients to choose their correct diet. La Raza Newspaper, Chicago IL Marketing and Promotions Assistant April 1994 – August 1995 • Performed needs assessments. • Sponsored all events by La Raza Newspaper. • Introduced and communicated key brand facts to targeted consumers. • Drove sales of products by creating brand awareness and promoting sales of brand. Embassy of San Salvador, Chicago IL Administrative Assistant June 1993 – September 1993 • Helped to process visas, passports and other clerical task. Marketing and Promotional Experience Street Team/ Part-Time Promotions Assistant, Super Estrella Radio Station, • Transported equipment, setting up and tearing down equipment... • Responsible for the overall look and feel of the event with the station’s brand in mind--including banner placement and location set-up. • Meeting and greeting listeners, and conducting giveaways. • Clerical office work includes: returning listeners phone calls, mailing out prizes, organizing on air giveaways, writing copy for promotions and assisting the Marketing Director and Promotions Manager. • Executed on-site station appearances and station promotional events. • On-site station promotions and event marketing – managed station appearances at sales and station remotes and events. Part-Time Promotions Assistant, WCRX Radio Station, • Transported equipment, setting up and tearing down equipment... • Responsible for the overall look and feel of the event with the station’s brand in mind--including banner placement and location set-up. • Meeting and greeting listeners, and conducting giveaways. • Clerical office work includes: returning listeners phone calls, mailing out prizes, organizing on air giveaways, writing copy for promotions and assisting the Marketing Director and Promotions Manager. • Executed on-site station appearances and station promotional events. • On-site station promotions and event marketing – managed station appearances at sales and station remotes and events. Computer Skills Microsoft Office, Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, Excel, Power Point, Netscape and Explorer Servers. Education Bachelor’s of Arts degree, Columbia College of Chicago, 2003 Major: Broadcasting Management Minor: Marketing Management References: Available Upon Request. 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