Snížek Vladimír

CEO best4dance.com

E-mail: vladimir@snizek.info
Telephone: +421 905 100 921, +43 650 2100 921

Education:

2004-2007 Academy of Performing Arts, Bratislava
Academic title: Bachelor’s degree

1990-1998 The Prague Conservatoire
Academic title: Graduate and absolutorium diploma

Work experience:

2011 - current best4dance s.r.o.
Dance clothes and costume production.
European brand mark with its own line of dancewear and production of costumes for artistic performances. Exports mainly abroad (Austria, Germany, Japan etc.)
Position: Owner, executive director
• preparation of business plan and determination of market and business strategy
• market analysis and identification of business opportunities
• management of operational team (production and logistics department, business and marketing)
• determination of goals, plans, projects and activities for particular departments
• representation of the company and creating of good relations with key customers
• business negotiations with clients and partners
• selection of key providers and negotiations about cooperation
• coordination of marketing activities: (marketing campaigns, fotoshootings of new collections, print communication tools, company representation on events, creation of promotional video etc.)
• web page and e-shop administration, technical support

2012 - current BuehneBaden, Austria
Position: Deputy senior executive

2004 - 2012 Staatsoper - Volksoper GmBH Wien, Austria
Position: Member of artist team

1998 - 2004 Slovak national theatre, Bratislava, Slovakia

Position: Member of artist team

Project management :

2005 - 2007 Dance Arts Vienna, Austria
• complete emergency management of largest private dance center
in Austria
• identification of problems and factors causing the crisis
• elaboration of proposal for new business concept and vision
• optimization of product mix in sense of sustainability and effectiveness

1999 - 2004 Foundation Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Slovakia
• design and technical realization of web page Youth Council KOZ

2001 Durex
• concept elaboration and realization of flash video for launch of new product line

1999 - 2004 Umenie.net
• foundation and complete management of art web gateway

2004 - current Verein der Wiener-Volksoper, Austria
• coordination of international tours
• Logistics of people, costumes etc.

Pedagogical experience :

2012 - current Atelier Minstrel Marugame Kagawa, Japan
Teacher

2013 The Festival Bridges Vienna, Austria
Judge in the assessment committee

2012 World dance Cup Villach, Austria
Judge in the assessment committee

2009 - 2012 Performing Center Austria Vienna, Austria
Teacher

2000 - 2004 Basic School Nobelovo námestie Bratislava, Slovakia
IT Teacher, Network administrator

Other trainings and seminars:


2000 - 2003 Human Progress Centre s.r.o.

• Professional communication and cooperative conduct
• Business negotiations
• Managerial skills in decision-making process and employee development
• Development of presentation abilities
• Work in organization
• Effective presentation
• Using internet sources - WEB seminar, Dublin

Work locations:

Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Italy, Ireland, Russia, Greece, Romania, Ukraine, Belorussia, Turkey, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Tunisia, Bahrain, China, Japan

Languages:

German expert - business negotiations and presentations
English active - pedagogical activities, daily communication
Czech native language
Slovak active
French passive
 
Computer skills:

Environment: MS windows, Linux, Android
Office applications: programs MS office and its alternatives, graphic applications, social networks etc. Internet: email, www, ftp, webdav, installations of web-based products, knowledge of web hosting problematics, SSL implementation, Paypal, administration of NAS, partial knowledge of network environment, programing www+php+mysql, ERP, CRM systems, knowledge of foto-audio-video production environment

Other:

Cyklo-marathons: Sázavský blizák, Dubnický marathon, Bratislava-Praha in 12hours
Driving license B, A