Brent Butler

Location New York
Bio

Professional record artist, rapper, singer, guitarist, producer & host of #PopdustPresents on popdust.com

Rapper Musician Guitarist
Projects
8 Projects

Work History

General Manager
Popdust
Jun 2018 - Present
Greater New York City Area
- Developing & directing all strategic ad ops and monetization strategy - Overseeing all personnel and internal operations for Popdust.com and it's 6 sister sites - Spearheading business development and partner relationships - Optimizing content quality and performance across all sites and their social platforms - Managing video production team
Senior Director, Head of Procurement & Special Projects
Lot18
Oct 2012 - May 2018
Greater New York City Area
-Oversee all domestic and international operations as pertains to our wine sourcing, production, storage, transport, and distribution -Manage an in-house Operations, Logistics, and Procurement team (best in business) -Drive direct to trade, private label, and other business development initiatives/partnerships
Senior Director Of Operations & Procurement
Lot18
Jan 2015 - Mar 2016
Greater New York City Area
- Oversaw all domestic and international operations as pertains to our wine sourcing, production, storage, transport, and distribution. - Managed all in-house Operations, Logistics, and Procurement personnel and 3rd party relationships. ... See more
Director Of Operations
Lot18
Jul 2013 - Jan 2015
Greater New York City Area
- Coordinated, scheduled, and managed budgets for all domestic and international inventory transportation. - Optimized and reported on our supply chain, and inventory turns, and new SKU productions. ... See more
Account Manager & Inbound Logistics Specialist
Lot18
Oct 2012 - Jul 2013
Greater New York City Area
- Managed relations with all domestic suppliers partnered with Lot18, expanding the SKU base while improving margins by 5% and average on-boarding time by 50% - Worked directly with Purchasing team to plan and prepare for over 200 successful and lucrative marketing and promotion campaigns for accounts. ... See more
Event Producer
The Bloc Group
Dec 2011 - Jan 2013
Greater New York City Area
- Managed accounts of several popular nightlife venues in Manhattan such as WIP and the Griffin to plan and promote over 50 successful events - Coordinated promoters, marketing efforts and guest lists, increasing entry at venues such as Villa Pacri by up to 40% - Networked and hosted guests at events, building an extensive client-base for future events
Server's Assistant
En Japanese Brasserie
Mar 2012 - Nov 2012
Greater New York City Area
- Assisted servers with guest greeting, order placement and food/drink running - Managed table settings, appearance, and item-stock on the floor - Provided customer service for guests including menu explanation, drink selection, etc
Real Estate Broker
New York City Apartments
Jan 2012 - Apr 2012
Greater New York City Area
- Generated and qualified leads through ad creation and dissemination, cold calls, and in-person meetings - Identified apartment-matches for qualified clients and personally showed each apartment, successfully closing deals - Trained newer team members on sales tactics and client-relations skills, to prepare them for field work.
Business Administration/Management Assistant
Colby Models
Sep 2011 - Apr 2012
New York, NY
• Managed relations with CM’s model roster, photographers, designers and casting companies, effectively scheduling auditions, castings, photo shoots and related events. •Oversaw payment to models and helped organize invoice records for more accurate cash-flow tracking
Digital Marketing and Advertising Intern
The Source Magazine
Sep 2011 - Jan 2012
New York, NY
• Created the official Online Video Distribution Plan, increasing impressions on video content by 35% • Managed social media network, generating thousands of new twitter, YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook connections • Researched cooperate contacts for ad sales and formatted client proposals for digital ad programs
Assistant to the President
Cool Guy Music
Mar 2009 - Dec 2011
New York, NY
• Managed social media networks and increased online followers by nearly 100% for YouTube and Twitter • Edited, uploaded, and digitally promoted video and music content on the web • Managed President Larry Dvoskin's calendar and set appointments with artist clients, studio musicians, booking agents, etc

Education

Bachelor's degree
New York University
2008 - 2012
Minor
New York University
2010 - 2012

Skills