Better than the Hype!
Years of Experience
Project Manager, Kris with a Kay Consulting
2021 - present
Provide oversight and leadership in executing projects from planning to completion.
Develop and manage online marketing effectively driving brand awareness, engagement and traffic to social media pages.
Manage budgets, meetings, resources, and relationships to achieve organizational objectives.
Plan, develop and execute schedules to ensure timely completion of projects.
Identify and manage project risks and develop solutions.
Provide brainstorms, roadmaps, and periodic recommendations to clients.
Create and implement mitigation and contingency plans.
Build positive relationships with clients, vendors, and management
Special Event Manager, KayDi's Event Planning
2009 - present
Own and operate a service business, holding sole responsibility for part-time operations.
Ensure all event deadlines are met on time, to budget and client requirements; ability to plan and execute events with very little notice.
Manage and assist consultants and vendors, allocating and utilizing resources in efficient manner; develop timeline for day of vendors.
Manage, train and lead team of event assistants and coordinators
Plan logistics and negotiate contracts regarding budgets, equipment, facilities, food & beverage and other related issues.
US Service Desk Manager, Teledyne Technologies
2017 - 2021
Effectively managed, developed, and trained the US Service Desk team with strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ensured that all processes used by the Service Desk are thoroughly documented, consistently audited, and regularly improved.
Conducted and shared results from service and operation performance reviews.
Gathered information, feedback, and history of end-users experiences then create processes and operational documentation for service improvement
Used effective interpersonal and feedback skills with peers and all levels of management