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Event Sales Director
Job Title 
Event Sales Director
Company Name: 
Metro Detroit Area
Work Permit: 
Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered.
Management Position: 
Position Categories: 
Catering/Events, Sales, F&B - Convention Services / Events

Harper Associates
Ph: 248-932-1170
Fax: 248-932-1214
Farmington Hills, MI
Boca Raton, FL

Job Details

Event Sales Director - Corporate & Social

Metro Detroit

In search of a highly skilled Corporate Sales and Marketing Director to build strong ties to Detroit Area local businesses.  Our property offers guided team building activities on site in our various event spaces, for up to 500 guests. The main responsibilities of this role, will include traveling to local businesses to build relationships and sell corporate event packages, attend networking events, market our products to locals in the area, and contract customized events to corporate clients. The ideal applicant will be highly self-motivated, experienced in hotel corporate or catering sales, already possess strong local business ties, and hold the ability to multitask in a fast paced environment.


  • 3 years in corporate events sales (hotels preferred)

  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office products

  • A strong understanding of the benefit of social and team building events to a corporate structure

  • The ability to travel locally, frequently

  • Degree preferred


Candidates with ties to Michigan preferred.


Please e-mail your resume and salary requirements to sarah@harperjobs.com for consideration.


Sarah Slawinski-Marble
Executive Recruiter | Harper Associates
Direct: 248-932-1202 | Main: 248-932-1170
sarah@harperjobs.com | www.harperjobs.com
31000 Northwestern Highway, Ste 240, Farmington Hills, MI 48334


Job Requirements

see above description

About Harper Associates

Harper Associates is a personnel placement firm which was established in 1968. Both executive search and contingency placement assignments are conducted through the Farmington Hills, Michigan headquarters. Harper Associates handles recruitment for a wide variety of employers within the hospitality industry. The company specializes in placing permanent culinary, sales and all management staff within:

Restaurants - Hotels - Casinos - Private Estates - Resorts - Country Clubs -
Contract Food Service Companies - Healthcare Foodservice Departments

All searches are handled by a specific Recruiter at Harper Associates, resulting in individualized attention to each and every assignment. Confidentiality on behalf of the employer and the applicant are considered of utmost importance. Harper Associates' Hospitality Division is directed by Ben Schwartz, the President of the company. Ben is a Michigan State University Hospitality School graduate with 30 years of experience in the placement industry. He was honored by Michigan State University and has joined their prestigious "Wall of Fame" for The School of Hospitality Business. The relationships he has built with a vast number of satisfied clients in the hospitality industry, along with an extensive network of alumni and trade association contacts, make Ben the ideal professional to assist you with your next career move or search for key management staff members.

All fees are paid by the employers