Hi, Lisa Grigsby, Special Event Director, and guerilla marketer! I publish DaytonDining and DaytonMostMetro.com
Lisa Grigsby has over twenty years experience in event coordination and public relations with strong social media skills. -Foresee potential glitch areas and develop alternate plans for worst-case scenarios -Articulate communicator, skilled in quickly engaging team members and clients, establishing rapport and developing strong relationships -Able to maintain sense of humor under pressure
Lisa Grigsby's Background
Lisa Grigsby's Experience
Special Events Manager at Culture Works
January 2009 - July 2009
Contract position producing fund raisers for the Greater Dayton Arts Fund, like Fleur et Vin, a wine festival held at Carillon Park June 7th
catalyst at DaytonCREATE
2008 - 2009
DaytonCreate is a regional community empowerment initiative created by 32 Catalysts to revitalize the regionâs economic competitiveness using Dr. Richard Floridaâs 4 T's theory (Talent, Tolerance,Technology and Territorial Assets). More info at www.daytoncreate.org
Executive Director at Miami Valley Restaurant Association
July 2007 - November 2008
The Comedy Doc at Laugh Inspired Promotions
May 1989 - July 2007
club consultant with expertise in design, hiring, staffing, training and marketing comedy clubs.
Worked with Funny Bone, Catch A Rising Star and various
Owner at Jokers Comedy Cafe
August 1991 - August 2006
Comedy club and restaurant that featured talent like Jeff Foxworthy, Chris Rock, Jamie Foxx, Paula Poundstone, Larry the Cable Guy and many more.
Most before they were household names... Oh the stories I can tell!
Special Events Director at ARC Ohio
Save Sun, May 20th for the most anticipated wine event in the region- Fleurs et Vin! Again this year ARC will partner with
Heidelberg, Arrow Wine & the Dayton Independents for the party in the park!
On Oct 20th, Masquerage, Dayton's Party of Parties for a Cause, will celebrate it's 11th anniversary with an all out extravaganza. Stay tuned for more details!
Board Member at FilmDayton
Fostering the growth of our regional film industry and audience.
President at DaytonDining
Highlighting dining and drinking events in the Dayton area! Become a member and you'll get our weekly enews with the latest deals & events!
Publisher at DaytonMostMetro.com
The Dayton region's online magazine
Board Member at Clothes That Work!
Clothes That Work! provides interview appropriate clothing and personalized, confidence building image services for clients.
Lisa Grigsby's Education
University of Oklahoma
1981 – 1985
Lisa Grigsby's Interests & Activities
Craft beer tasting, food trucks, wine & resturants