We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Jake Geiger!
Position: Account Manager, MMRF Team for Cures 5K Walk/Run and Shatterproof Rise Up Against Addiction 5K Run/Walk
Start Year: 2004
What job did you hold right before you came to work at Event 360? AmeriCorp NCCC Team Leader, based in Denver, Colorado
Was there anything in particular that brought you to Event 360? The company culture and knowing that I’d be contributing to great causes.
If you weren’t working at Event 360 what would you be doing? Traveling abroad.
Favorite part of your job? Collaborating with my awesome co-workers and problem solving.
What do you like to do in your free time? Working on my 110 year old home! I also enjoy doing the (below mentioned) food truck/micro beer tours… self-guided of course.
Most memorable event experience? On my first event as a Production Manager, we had to do an emergency site evacuation due to a microburst. Gotta love Midwest summer thunderstorms!
You’re showing off your hometown to a friend who has never been to visit before. What’s on your must see/do/eat list? Weekend long Food Truck and Micro Beer tour… Portland has both in mass. I’d also tack on a quick trip to the Willamette Valley for wine tasting and some bike touring to local parks loaded with picnic supplies.
On event, what three things are we guaranteed to find in your bag? Freshly ground coffee, travel French press mug and my MiFi.
One word to describe Event 360? Venerable