Job Title: EAS — Events Attendance Specialist
University: PUC Campinas – Brazil
Office Location: Fort Myers, FL
Describe your job in 25 words or less: My job is to align the organizations we work with to our global conferences in order to get Gartner insights that are relevant to their mission-critical priorities.
What originally attracted you to Gartner? I wanted to work for a fast-growing company that held the same core values I do, helped me develop my career, gave me the opportunity to take care of my family and truly valued its employees. Gartner hit all the check marks on my dream job list, so I made a commitment to be part of this team.
Who has been a mentor for you here at Gartner? How have they helped you? Mario De Castro, my current manager. At first I didn´t have a lot of experience about the business, and he guided me through all the steps to be successful. He had a vast knowledge of the job role and the operations side of things, so he was crucial to my development.
What is your favorite part about working for Gartner? Gartner knows all the best practices and ways to succeed in your job role, values the family environment and is fully committed to your development within the company. Gartner gives a whole new meaning to motivation when all of your team is working together to achieve personal and professional goals.
What are 3 words that best describe Gartner? Future, opportunity and development.
What advice would you give to recent new hires? Gartner does a great job hiring people with the right traits to succeed. The skills and business acumen will come with time and training, so be patient and willing to learn, and you will have no problem succeeding.
If you were to write a book about yourself, what would you name it? Carry-On — Evolving With Your Luggage
What are 3 words that best describe you? Eager, determined, positive.
What is one thing unique about you that people would be surprised if they knew? I was a professional judo fighter.
If you could switch your job with anyone else within Gartner whose job would you want and why? I would love to switch jobs with the creative marketing team so I could be part of this huge focus that is our brand management and the brilliant ways we show our core competencies to our clients.
Favorite Quote or Personal Mantra: You harvest what you plant.
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