As Event Director, your primary responsibility is to research, plan and execute meaningful events that tie in with the Great Lakes lifestyle to help expand our brand awareness throughout the Summer months. Event involvement may be in the form of a sponsorship, on-site vendor, apparel sponsor, donating items to a raffle/giveaway, hosting our own event, etc. Location is not limited to the Twin Cities so long as we find value in the event.
Some examples of events we’ve done:
+ Great Lakes Night w. the St. Paul Saints - Cross Promotion
+ Great Lakes Night w. the MN Wild - Cross Promotion
+ Corn Toss Tournament – Hosted event (2 years running)
+ Wayzata Chilly Open: Winter golf tournament on Wayzata Bay – Booth Sponsor
+ MNWSC: Minnesota Wakesurf competition – Booth Sponsor
+ Lumberjack Days - Festival in Stillwater - Vendor
+ International Vintage Boat Show – Apparel Sponsor
+ James J Hill Days: Shopping market in downtown Wayzata - Vendor
+ Summer Launch Party @ LynLake Brewery - Vendor
*We want to associate ourselves with events that our typical customer is attending.
What you'll do:
Who you are:
Location: Mostly Twin Cities, but open to traveling based on events.
Job Type: Internship - 20 / hours week - mostly weekends.