LeadingAge Minnesota

img_20161002_154404_01 Directly after my college graduation, I moved to Minnesota to intern for the association LeadingAge Minnesota. LeadingAge has an educational conference every year which hosts up to 5,000 of the association’s members. I assisted with the conference programming as well as planning their 50th anniversary party.

Conference planning, registration, entertainment scouting… Continue Reading

Wow Events Denver

img_20161002_154404_01The summer before my senior year, I went back home to Denver to work at a small business called Wow Events Denver. The CEO also runs a sister company called Latitude Sports Marketing. Together, the companies work to obtain high-end sports memorabilia to consign to charity auctions. The company also has their own live auctioneer who I worked with directly.

Customer appreciation event, promotions, market research… Continue Reading

Reiman Gardens

img_20161002_154404_01Reiman Gardens is a botanical garden in Ames, Iowa which hosts a plethora of events and art in the garden. Planning events which encouraged people to get outside and enjoy nature was an awesome experience. I spent the summer of 2015 as the Event Intern and then returned in January of 2016 to work as the interim event coordinator for five months.

Garden Art Fair, Spring Egg Hunt, Orchid Festival… Continue Reading