Neha Silva

Events Professional

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About

My Background

As a natural born go-getter, my passion has continuously driven me to expand my knowledge, experience, and relationships throughout my career in the events, exhibitions and telecommunications space.


With a strong background and diverse skill set expanding over 8 years, I’m confident in the creative ideas, innovative solutions and efficiency I can deliver through my role in your organization.

 

Highlights

 
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‘Events & Frontline Manager’ at a leading real estate development company

8 years of extensive work experience in real estate events, exhibitions and telecommunications

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Dubai Resident for 5 years


Holds own Visa (permitted to work)

Holds valid UAE driving license & own vehicle


Bachelor in Business Administration


Majored in Commerce & Computer Science




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My Experience

Background & Expertise

 

Events & Frontline Manager

Falconcity of Wonders LLC

February to October 2018
Dubai

Responsible for operationally managing the real estate event activations of the company; including mall kiosks, open day events, project launch events, broker networking events, etc.

Responsible for managing the companies participation in regional and international exhibitions.

Selection, appointment and management of vendors to ensure high levels of service are attained.


Creating and managing budgets and vendor negotiation.


Seamlessly coordinated between inter-departments of marketing, sales, IT and procurement to deliver the events.


Managed all events from conceptualisation, planned, feedback monitoring to on-ground execution.






Assistant Manager - Planning & Operations

Sumansa Exhibitions LLC

2013 to 2018
Dubai

Responsible for  managing the entire event from planning to execution; including venue booking & management, vendor selection & appointment, budget projection & management, events team management, client management, onsite event execution.


Responsible for delivering the events on schedule as per key performance indicators set by the company.


Specialised in managing large-scale exhibitions at Dubai World Trade Centre.


Specialised in obtaining government approval for events and exhibitions from Dubai Economic Department, DTCM, Dubai Land Department.


Noteworthy events managed include the Dubai Property Show, Indian Property Show,  Pakistan Property Show, Modern Woman Show and  Ramadan Night Market.





Manager - Business Development 

Vas Comtech Pvt Ltd

2012 to 2013
India

As a telecommunication service provider; responsible for sourcing and managing client accounts, coordination with network partners, managing media activations, music & imagery content management, generating operator reports, supporting the marketing function.

Assistant Manager - Business Development

Techzone Pvt Ltd

2011 to 2012
India

As a telecommunication service provider responsible for developing value addition content for telecom operators; responsible for managing existing relationships with channel partners,  understating market opportunities to offer new products, acquisition of new business accounts, supporting media activations, supporting content management, collaborated with teams to deliver operator products.

 
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Education

What I’ve Learned

 

Bachelors in Business Administration (BBA)

June 2009 to May 2012

Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women (SIET), India.

Intermediate Major - Commerce and Computer  Science

Up to 2011

Anna Adarsh Mat. Higher Secondary School, India.

"The challenge of life, I have found, is to build a resume that doesn't simply tell a story about what you want to be, but it's a story about who you want to be"

Oprah Winfrey

 

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