Juggling All the Details for Big Events

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Communicators are often tasked with the 'big idea' that has to make a 'big impact' and by the way, there is little time, money, or resources. How is anyone supposed to juggle all that without making a 'big oops'? Our August guest speaker, Gina Rotolo, will bring creative and doable solutions to pulling off the events of the century. As ´╗┐´╗┐Marketing, PR, and booking manager for BBVA Compass Stadium, she has the expertise to help every communicator walk the talk.

Register on IABC Houston's Website

Come discover the fine art of planning to plan to make every part of your event a success. Gina will start by answering some of the simple questions like:  What are the key elements to ensure a successful event?  Who does what?  What's a typical timeline for planning and implementing large events?  What can go wrong?  How do we overcome barriers or problems? 


Leave with a fresh perspective on that next 'big event' and have confidence that you won't DROP anything!

Speaker Gina Rotolo
Marketing, PR and Booking Manager BBVA Compass Stadium, Home of the Dynamo and Many Major Events Gina Rotolo, Marketing, PR & Booking Manager.  Gina Rotolo is responsible for creating and executing the building’s marketing, PR and branding efforts along with generating revenue through programming a variety of sports, concerts, live ...

Marketing, PR and Booking Manager BBVA Compass Stadium, Home of the Dynamo and Many Major Events


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Gina Rotolo, Marketing, PR & Booking Manager.  Gina Rotolo is responsible for creating and executing the building’s marketing, PR and branding efforts along with generating revenue through programming a variety of sports, concerts, live entertainment, corporate and private events.  She brings more than 12 years of experience in the sports and entertainment arena to the stadium.  Prior to joining the stadium, Rotolo served as marketing and media relations director for the Texas Renaissance Festival and Sam Houston Race Park where she developed a variety of programming and partnerships for each property.  Rotolo has worked with numerous music and entertainment festivals managing marketing and media relations for SXSW, Austin City Limits, Voo Doo Festival, the Texas Crawfish & Music Festival and the New Orleans Jazz Festival.  In addition, she has managed marketing, public relations and sponsorship fulfillment for Super Bowl XXXVIII, the 2006 NBA All-Star Weekend, Big 12 College Football Championship Fan Fest, the 2005 Major League Baseball All-Star Game and the 2005 Astros National League Playoffs & World Series.  Rotolo’s work includes coverage with major news outlets including the Today Show, Late Night with David Letterman, The Jay Leno Show, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, LA Times, Rolling Stone, SPIN, ABC’s Nightline, CNN and many other national business, entertainment and trade publications.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in art history/French with a minor in advertising/public relations from Texas Christian University.

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Organizer IABC Houston

When?

Thu, Aug. 23, 2012
11:15 a.m. - 1 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

Where?

Brennan's of Houston
3300 Smith Street
Houston, TX 77006
USA