By tapping into my years of experience, as well as my vast network of professionals I have been successful in implementing and managing event programs that influence consumers and increase brand awareness. It is because of this experience, that I have been able to grow and maintain a large network of professional relationships within the events and entertainment industry. I have the local resources, knowledge and ability to turn your big ideas into even bigger experiences while still understanding the importance of your business's core values and beliefs.
WATER TO THRIVE
Water to Thrive is a non-profit dedicated to the mission of bringing clean, safe water to those who need it in rural Africa. They work with donors in the United States and implementing partners in Africa to bring lasting change. To date, they have provided clean water to over 250,000 people in rural Africa. Chefs Table Austin 2013 & 2014 helped raise funds to support the organization's operations and allow them to continue effective work in Africa.
SAGE MUSIC FESTIVAL
SAGE (San Antonio for Growth on the East Side) is a non-profit organization serving as an economic development resource for current business owners and potential new businesses, supporting revitalization of the Eastside community. The SAGE Music Festival served as the primary fundraiser for SAGE.
As event producer, I advanced the production of 22 artists, including the headliner, international jazz-fusion band, Hiroshima. My responsibilities included coordinating lodging, transportation, managing all pre-event and on-site details, fulfilling all artists riders, coordinating stage plot/ band riders, artists payment, providing details to and managing food and non-food vendors.
*See also ABC Kite Festival
SXSW MUSIC, FILM & INTERACTIVE FESTIVAL
"OBSERVE AND REPORT" MOVIE PREMIERE
SXSW Film Festival was the host of the world premiere of Warner Bros. film, “Observe and Report,” starring Seth Rogan, Danny McBride and Anna Faris. The after-party event was hosted by Warner Bros., sponsored by Technicolor.
SXSW INTERACTIVE CLOSING & WHRRL.2 LAUNCH
Whrrl is a social location-based game with a purpose: to get people out into the world trying new things. To launch their new product, Whrrl and Pelago joined SXSW to sponsor the Interactive Closing party at Red Eyed Fly. Live musical Acts included Parachute, Illeana Douglas and Rob Mailhouse as Sparhusen, a fictional Swedish band.
With presence in San Francisco, New York City, Portland and Los Angeles, theMIX agency is a full-service communications boutique that executes solutions for social media, technology and digital entertainment start-ups.
Together with Rock You!, theMix Agency hosted an event showcasing an eclectic array of live music including Data Rock, Kid Sister, Hey Champ & two live DJs.
THE CANADIAN EMBASSY
Canadian Blast is an initiative of the Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA). Every year Canadian Blast hosts a three-day music showcase called the ‘Canadian Embassy.‘ For three days and nights Austin and SXSW exploded with Canadian acts booked into the first Canada House ever.
Simultaneously, CBCRadio3 were broadcasting the event, with continent wide coverage by sponsor Sirius Satellite Radio Canada.
ING NEW YORK CITY MARATHON
ROCK N ROLL MARATHON
“The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon combines running, travel and entertainment, creating an unique atmosphere for participants and spectators alike. The San Antonio Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon has become the famous historical landmark lined course that tours the Tower of the Americas, The Alamo, Mission Concepcion, San Fernando Cathedral and more.”