Katarina's History

June 2015 - Present (3 Years, 10 Months)

Lead Designer

Santa Barbara, CA, US

Create a small boutique business with services in event production, interior design and styling.

Equestrian Living Room

Interior decorating for a living room with Ralph Lauren inspired furnishings

Holiday Dinner

Designed and coordinated a holiday dinner for corporate clients

Modern Mountain Home

Interior design and decorating on a new construction project in Lake Tahoe, CA.

August 29 Wedding

Designed and coordinated a wedding in only four months for 200 guests

September 26 Wedding

Designed and coordinated a wedding for 125 guests at Devine Ranch

September 12 Wedding

Coordinated and designed a wedding for a destination couple at Devine Ranch. Worked with vendors to make sure every detail was organized. Lead a team of day of coordinate to implement designs.

September 2014 - Present (4 Years, 7 Months)

Marketing Manager

San Francisco, CA, US

In charge of all special event coordination and design. Creating a comprehensive social media marketing platform for ongoing communication with customers.

User Engagement

Responsible for targeted email campaigns to TalentSky users to introduce new features, provide FAQ links and encourage posting of Moments.

Social Media Management

Responsible for the strategy and management of the companies social media presence on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

January 2012 - Present (7 Years, 3 Months)

Venue Manager

Santa Cruz, CA, US

Developed a multi million dollar property into a commercial platform for hosting special events. Managed business activities such as marketing, pr, advertising, client relations, vendor relations, accounting, contracts, and day of management.

October Wedding

Venue management of wedding for 200 guests

September 18 Wedding

Venue management of wedding for 150 guests.

April 2013 - December 2013 (9 Months)

Assistant Designer

San Luis Obispo, CA, US

Participated in the design and coordination of special events such as weddings. Fashion styling for photoshoots. Managed social media for marketing purposes. Created a comprehensive event decor rental look book.

Greengate Ranch Shoot

Helped coordinate a styled photo shoot at Greengate Ranch in San Luis Obispo, CA

May 2013 - September 2013 (5 Months)

Freelance Production Coordinator

Los Angeles, CA, US

Worked to develop a kids street style blog for celebrity stylist/interior designer Estee Stanley. Wrote editorials for partnering magazines and brands. Collaborated on day to day site branding and social media marketing. Worked with sponsors and affiliates to bring target customers to the site.

Brand Strategy

Worked on strategically enhancing the Ladys & Gents brand, sent out photoshoot lookbooks and collaboration proposals to consumer network.

June 2012 - September 2012 (4 Months)

Event Planner

Santa Barbara, CA, US

Oversaw the organization and planning of special events such as weddings and social events. Designed invitations and coordinated special event decor. VIP client relations during Sunday Polo.

VIP Services Polo Sundays

Coordinated with VIP members and coordinated Sunday brunch and VIP polo activities.

September 2009 - June 2014 (4 Years, 10 Months)

Recreation, Parks and Tourism Adminsitration

San Luis Obispo, CA, US

Event Planning Concentration

Senior Project

Researched and developed a comprehensive 25 page project analyzing the business practices and brand marketing of private estate event venues and hospitality businesses.