Courses on event management are the talk of the town nowadays because of the element of glitz, glamour, flamboyance and style associated with important social and corporate events like marriages, birthday parties, company conferences, seminars, workshops, product launches and a host of other activities.
With the fashion and film industry evolving, engulfing and dominating our lifestyle like never before, there is a surge of fashion & celebrity shows, film awards, celebrity promotions, road shows and more. The inevitable result is the demand for trained event management professionals who can orchestrate and synchronize functioning of such events.
Benefits: An event manager requires a leadership qualities, public relationship skills, marketing and business acumen, budgeting skills, risk management skills, and an uncanny awareness about the media and its allied fields.
Scope In India: One can work as an event manager in companies like Wizcraft, television channels like Zee TV, coordinate fashion shows for companies like Lakme and organize award ceremonies for magazines like Filmfare. One can also work as a public relation executive in various media.
Scope Abroad: One can work as an event manger and coordinator in companies like Oglivy and Mather, Percept D mark, CNBC TV, DNA Network and Encompass abroad.