In addition to my job, i also own a startup events brand which specialises in providing live interactive discussion based panel shows in London for the urban scene where we discuss the social, political, and economic factors that influence Black British culture with unfiltered commentary on the current UK and international scene: from music reviews, popular culture, politics and more! I also provide events management services and have worked on a number of live music showcases which aim to give upcoming and established artists a platform to showcase their talent to a live audience. Below is a summary of my duties: I'm the events director and oversee all the event proceedings that are hosted: in addition to events management, below are the things i also do:- • Venue search – making sure the venue supports the nature of the event and fits into the projected budget • Budget – working with clients to create and maintain realistic event budget. • Ensuring the artists, panellists & hosts involved in the events are constantly kept informed and updated. • Nurturing relationships with artists, venue managers, influencers and podcasters whilst continually developing and seeking partnerships with new and existing venue spaces, brands, influencers/podcasters etc. • On site Event Manager – overseeing and responsible for the smooth running of events.
: To deliver 5 star Events service from VIP to intimate dinners making sure I uphold guests’ expectations of attentive yet relaxed service. Other duties included:- • Serve plated dinners to guests in a synchronised serving manner • Run food from the kitchen to the banquet halls on demand • Set up buffets with food presentation standards and practices in mind, ensuring safe food handling performance • Communicate with banquet supervisor as well as other servers and event organizers