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Desired Industry: Management SpiderID: 43757
Desired Job Location: Atlanta, Georgia Date Posted: 9/27/2010
Type of Position: Full-Time Temporary Availability Date: 09/28/2010
Desired Wage:
U.S. Work Authorization: Yes
Job Level: Experienced with over 2 years experience Willing to Travel: Yes, More Than 75%
Highest Degree Attained: Bachelors Willing to Relocate: Yes


Objective:
My name is Jimi Ellis and I am a tour
manager with 8+ years of experience in
mobile marketing. I am actively seeking
tours and events to work for this fall.
I have managed local and national event
sponsors on music tours, festivals,
sporting events, corporate/retail
events, trade shows/conventions and
military appreciation programs. Some of
the clients I have worked for include
Sprint/Nascar, Trojan, Bacardi, Camel,
and the Sidney Frank Importing Company.
I have had the opportunity to work with
a variety of mobile exhibits and have
also managed multi member crews
including local brand ambassadors and
promotional models.
If you have any mobile tours or special
events that you are staffing this fall
or in 2011 please keep me in mind and
feel free to contact anytime.

Sincerely,
Jimi Ellis
Tour Management
319 Dexter Drive
Woodstock, GA 30188
Cell: 706-338-6470
eFax: 310.317.7360
jimi.ellis@yahoo.com


Experience:
06/10-08/10 Colangelo Synergy
Marketing
Darien, CT
Tour Manager, National Marketing for
Trojan Brand Fire & Ice Condoms
• Managed traveling promotions for
Trojan Fire & Ice Campaign including
setup/execution at Vans Warped Tour
Summer 2010(40+ U.S. cities)
• Managed the setup/execution of a
mobile IMAX Theater which included a 30’
Inflatable Dome tent and two standard
10x10 tents, projector, audio system,
computer registration systems, green
screen photo booth, displays, signage,
and 5 ton air conditioning units
• Maintained multiple pieces of
support equipment, road cases and
insured daily safe travel on tour semi
truck and trailer
• Reported on daily events,
accounting, photography, data capture
• Managed 2 full time staff and
trained 5 additional temp staff daily at
each event location
• Coordinated with local
representatives for each event including
client reps, festival reps, production
mgrs/engineers, staffing agencies, and
artists/talent
• Organized and ran artist/band
autograph signings, meet & greets
• Educated consumers about client
products and programs
• Distributed premiums and samples
to consumers
• Managed travel logistics,
booking accommodations, and budgeting
• Traveled and lived on a tour bus
for the entire tour

01/10-04/10 Javelin Inc.
St Louis, MO
Tour Manager, Bacardi sponsored Black
Eyed Peas World Tour 2010
• Managed setup and production of
Bacardi elements and VIP area at the
Official Black Eyed Peas After Parties
for over 30+ US markets at local high
end nightclubs and ultra lounges
• Elements included two satellite
bars with full multi plasma tv backbar
displays, multiple pieces of physical
structure signage, leko lights with
branded gobos, a green screen photo
booth, a step & repeat, and multiple
pieces of bar merchandise
• Coordinated with multiple
agencies, promoter, artist
representatives, nightclub owners &
mgmt, local Bacardi and distributor reps
to achieve a strong, collaborative, high
profile event for Bacardi and their
guests in each market
• Maintained tour vehicle,
inventory, and logistics for a full 42’
tractor trailer
• Reported on daily events,
accounting, photography, data capture,
and settlement of VIP area bar tabs
• Managed day to day team
consisting of one Assistant Tour Manager
and daily staff which included 4 local
labor and 6 promotional models
• Negotiated daily to get all tour
elements into nightclubs that varied in
size and space on a daily basis. Also
negotiated with bar managers to get
feature pricing, feature cocktails, and
high profile VIP area locations for
Bacardi and their guests
• Coordinated with artist
representatives to facilitate meet &
greets with the Black Eyed Peas for the
Bacardi guests
• Managed all travel logistics,
booking accommodations, and budgeting
• Did it all with no sleep due to
having to ride in a tractor trailer
between shows…seriously!

08/09-10/09 BFG Communications
New York, NY
Production Manager, Camel SNUS Tour
• Managed production of the U.S.
Camel Snus Tour at various festivals,
concerts, and sporting events
• Managed the setup of two 20’x
20’ tents, light and sign trusses,
plasma TV displays, multiple
refrigeration units, photo and printing
booth, and supporting equipment/supplies
• Maintained tour vehicles which
included a Sprinter Van and 28’ box
truck
• Reported on daily events,
accounting, photography, data capture
• Managed team of 6 traveling
field agents and security in
coordination with an Operations Manager
• Coordinated and advanced with
local representatives for each event
including client reps, festival/event
reps, production mgrs/engineers,
staffing agencies
• Contracted 4 additional Labor
and 6 Models/Brand Ambassadors per event
and trained/managed their participation
in the event
• Negotiated and Contracted Power
Generators and 5-10 ton AC Units for
every event
• Managed and conducted Night Club
and Bar “Guerilla” promotion with field
agents in each city
• Educated consumers about client
products and programs
• Distributed premiums to
consumers
• Managed all travel logistics,
booking accommodations, and budgeting
• Maintained strict enforcement of
Company regulations and compliance to
MSA

06/09-08/09 Colangelo Synergy
Marketing
Darien, CT
Tour Manager, National Marketing for
Trojan Brand Ecstasy Condoms
• Managed traveling promotions for
Trojan Ecstasy Campaign including
setup/execution at Vans Warped Tour
Summer 2009(45 U.S. cities)
• Managed the setup/execution of a
mobile IMAX Theater which included a 30’
Inflatable Dome tent and two standard
10x10 tents, projector, audio system,
computer registration systems, displays,
signage, and 5 ton air conditioning
units
• Maintained multiple pieces of
support equipment, road cases and
insured daily safe travel on tour semi
truck and trailer
• Reported on daily events,
accounting, photography, data capture
• Managed 2 full time staff and
trained 5 additional temp staff daily at
each event location
• Coordinated with local
representatives for each event including
client reps, festival reps, production
mgrs/engineers, staffing agencies, and
artists/talent
• Organized and ran artist/band
autograph signings, meet & greets
• Educated consumers about client
products and programs
• Distributed premiums and
samples to consumers
• Managed travel logistics,
booking accommodations, and budgeting
• Traveled and lived on a tour bus
for the entire tour

03/09-03/09 NDI Group
Knoxville, TN
Product Specialist, Atlanta Auto Show
• Worked as Product Specialist for
Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep at the Atlanta
Auto Show
• Educated guests about various
features of the new 2009 vehicles
• Helped track sales leads and
assist with local sales reps
• Distributed Product Literature
and Promotional Materials
• Assisted in setup and tear down
of event displays and safe delivery and
removal of promotional vehicles

04/08-11/08 Colangelo Synergy
Marketing
Darien, CT
Tour Manager, National Marketing for
Trojan Condoms Evolve Campaign
• Managed traveling promotions
including setup/execution at 5 spring
festivals including Bamboozle(NJ/NY),
KROQ Weenie Roast(CA), Mountain Jam(NY),
Wakarusa(KS), Summer Camp(IL); the Vans
Warped Tour Summer 2008(45 U.S. cities),
and the Trojan Evolve Comedy Tour Fall
2008(12 U.S. University Campuses)
• Managed the setup/execution of a
mobile IMAX Theater which included a 30’
Inflatable Dome tent and two standard
10x10 tents, projector, audio system,
computer registration systems, displays,
signage, and 5 ton air conditioning
units
• Maintained tour vehicles and
multiple pieces of equipment which
included travel in Branded RV, box
trucks and travel on a tour bus and
coordination of equipment on a tour semi
truck
• Reported on daily events,
accounting, photography, data capture
• Managed 2 full time staff and
trained 4-5 additional temp staff daily
at each event location
• Coordinated with local
representatives for each event including
client reps, festival reps, production
mgrs/engineers, campus student
activities mgrs, staffing agencies, and
artists/talent
• Organized and ran artist/band
autograph signings, meet & greets
• Educated consumers about client
products and programs
• Distributed premiums and samples
to consumers
• Managed travel logistics,
booking accommodations, and budgeting

04/07-04/08 Jack Morton Exhibits
Robbinsville, NJ
Tour Manager, National Marketing for
Sprint/Nascar
• Managed national mobile marketing tour
for Sprint/Nascar
• Managed the setup/execution of a
mobile promotion consisting of 4 full
motion racecar simulators, promotional
theater, computers, game show, photo
booth, audio systems, kiosks and full
phone and wireless displays
• Managed maintenance and logistics for
tour which included 1 semi truck
/trailer and 1 chase vehicle with
varsity trailer.
• Booked all travel and accommodations
for touring crew and vehicles
• Reported on daily events, accounting,
photography, log books
• Managed crew of 3 that helped run
events and assisted in
reporting/maintenance
• Coordinated with local client
representatives in order to fulfill
events
• Educated consumers about client
products and programs
• Distributed premiums to consumers


Education:
BA Degree in Business, Minor in
Communications

Georgia Southern University, 1996


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