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Highly experienced strategic advisor for business, technology and live event planning and delivery

John McKiernan, London, United Kingdom


Experience

25 - 40 years

Other titles

Strategic planner Event-manager Bid Manager IT Team Manager Producer + 3 more

Skills

Event planner Event management Business development Business strategy MArketing Strategy + 2 more

I'm offering

I have broad experience in delivering live events, business and marketing consultancy and running finance and budgets. With an easygoing, pragmatic style and sharp eye for detail, I am noted for having safe hands when securing the necessary required outcomes, including tackling tricky situations and complex information. Adaptable, efficient and diplomatic, there is tenacity for getting the job done well, on time and within agreed expenditure.

Markets

United Kingdom
United States
Germany
Netherlands
Denmark
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Lithuania

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Industries

Schools & Universities Computer Software & Apps Education Advertising & Marketing Food & Beverages + 2 more

Language

English
Fluently

Ready for

  Smaller project
  Larger project
  Ongoing relation / part-time
  Full time contractor

Available

Typically available right away

My experience

2009 - ?   job
Event Producer, Curator and Consultant Platform-7.
Key tasks, devising conceptualisation, production, delivery and consultation of various size live events for a range of clients and budgets across a range of sectors, including the creative industries, finance, transport, universities, local and national government and EU. Keeping within strict budgets, often subject to external audits, roles include understanding strategic direction and ensuring presentation captures client’s core message, values and objectives.
www.beyondp7.com // www.platform-7.com
Eventmanagement, Event planner, Art Direction, Performing, Management Consulting, Business strategy, Præsentation, Microsoftprodukter, Business development, Projektkoordinering, Projektledelse, Kommunikation, Ide og koncept, Ideudvikling, Social Media, Sociale medier content, Blogging, Wordpress, Wix, Squarespace, Websites, Budget og regnskab, Bogholderi, Debitor- og kreditorregnskab, Excel

1998 - 2009   job
Business Owner Moonbow Jakes Coffee Bars and Venues.
Business start-up, Moonbow Jakes Coffee Bars and Venues grew to three sites in South London, employing more than 40 people, with exhibitions, nightly live performance, talks and outdoor theatre, plus external bar and performance arm for community events. Role involved designing new concepts and fit-out of previously derelict sites, brand building, recruitment, managing teams, marketing, budgets, public speaking and advisory role for local authorities and new business start-ups. https://platform-7.com/2019/09/18/moonbow-jakes/
Ideudvikling, Innovation, Strategisk Innovation, Social innovation, Retail, Performance Management, Employee Engagement, Kommunikation, Marketing, Business strategy, Business development, Projektledelse, Ledelse, Entrepreneurship, Opstart, Startups

1996 - 1998   job
Business Partner Brown Mac Flooring.
Identifying a growing trend for wooden floors, Brown Mac rapidly grew and established a large portfolio of domestic and commercial clients, fitting new solid wood floors, repairs and sand and seal. Role included, company start up, brand building, marketing, technical understanding, client meetings and sales, supplier negotiations and accounts. Stake sold to business partner to finance Moonbow Jakes start-up.
Digital Marketing, Bogholderi, Excel, Business Intelligence, Rapportering, Business Controlling, Budget og regnskab, Finans, Regnskab, Økonomistyring, Administration, Kommunikation, Concept Development, Projektledelse, Ledelse, Business strategy, Business development, Entrepreneurship, Marketing


My education

2008 - 2009
Goldsmiths, University of London
MA, Culture Industry
Full time Masters studying the role the culture industry plays within society

1998 - 2004
Open University
BA (Hons), Business and Sustainable Innovation
6 year course on business policy, systems, communication and law, with honours in sustainability and environmental impact analysis.


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