Allison Claar Resume
Master's Degree in Health Sciences
Location: Stratham, NH, USA
University: University of New Hampshire
Major: Master's Degree in Health Sciences

Allison Claar Resume

Allison L. Claar
53 Lovell Road Stratham, NH 03885-2219
(Cell)xxx-xxx-xxxx
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Professional Summary
Accomplished and motivated social events specialist/planner/coordinator, with more than 15 years of experience in all facets of the hospitality industry. Passionate about ongoing education through attendance at trade shows, conferences, and seminars. Experience with branding and growth of a small business through online channels for marketing and e-commerce sales.

Skills
 Excellent organizational skills  Passion for continuing education  Priority on customer service
 Creative & Unique Style  Room design & layouts  Proficient in sales
 Strong emphasis on attention to detail  Focus on the latest trends & styles for the events industry  Vendor relations



 Contract & Proposal writing  Marketing skills & strategies  Public Speaking skills
 Computer and Tech Savvy  Social media utilization  Strong leadership skills
 Emphasis on Communication (both oral and written)  Adherence to budgets  Meticulous time management


Education
{August 2015} Master’s of Science Degree / University of New Hampshire- Durham, NH
Clinical Analysis and Leadership program. Thesis presentation in May 2015.
{May 2013} Bachelor’s of Science Degree / University of New Hampshire- Durham, NH

Relevant Experience

{08/2009 – 12/2018} Small Business Owner /Coastal Crafts, Florals, & Events/Stratham, NH
Creative Entrepreneur of unique, vintage, craft items and floral designs (utilizing fresh, silk, and preserved florals.) Initial sales were completed at marketplaces and craft fairs, in 2017 began using online platforms for marketing and sales which led to an increase in revenue by 42% to date. Planning and event coordination of social events from 30-240 people and budgets up to $65,000.

{04/2005 – 09/2009} Banquet Bartender & Event Lead / Wentworth by the Sea Hotel, Newcastle, NH
Banquet lead bartender responsible for inventory tracking, and training of staff. After one year of service beverage costs were reduced by 7.5% At one-year evaluation, promoted to small events lead, overseeing social and business events while managing a staff of 10-12 people.

Volunteer Activities
20 years’ experience, proudly volunteering for local 4-H youth, ages 8-18. The goal of 4-H is to develop citizenship, leadership, responsibility, and life skills for youth through experiential learning. Learning is focused on the following areas: agriculture, healthy living, science, engineering, and technology programs.

Event Planner, Event Coordinator, Wedding Planner. Banquets, Hospitality, Country Clubs, Hotel