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Corporate Flight Attendant Maria Barbatano

Location: Grand Rapids,  Michigan




Seeking a position as a contract Corporate Flight Attendant to further pursue a career in the Aviation Industry supported by my collective experience with hospitality, clients, event planning, and banquets and catering.


Expected graduation date April 2015 – Hospitality & Tourism Management; Dance – Grand Valley State University – Allendale, MI

April 2012-August 2012 – Event Planner/Banquet Captain – Boat works Waterfront Restaurant – Holland, MI
•       Managed events through their complete life cycle from the initial contact with the clients to the final billing and closure of banquets.
•       Supervised banquet captains and servers for events with up to 200 guests.
•       Trained banquet captains  to perform tasks including food preparation and presentation, setting fine dining table placements, taking and serving food and beverage orders, cleanup and break down of banquet events.
•       Communicated with kitchen staff, managers, banquet captains, rental companies, and clients in the planning process of events.
•       Organized and maintained administrative records including client files, banquet event order forms, calendars, contracts, and event summary reports