Renata - Speech@FIT's new Research Project Manager

Renata Kohlova became a member of the Speech @FIT research team on Feb 1st, 2010. She was recruited as a Research Project Manager and her tasks and duties will be to:
• Participate in and coordinate submissions of research projects
• Co-ordinate running projects
• Ensure reporting of the group (especially publications) in faculty, national and European databases
• Be involved in group’s public relations
• Participate in organization of group’s events (conferences, workshops, summer schools)

Renata Kohlova (Ing.[MS] Prague University of Economics, 1989) started her career in the financial departments of the Brno Fruits and Vegetables Company and the Dutch company Ahold B.V.. She then had a further work experience in the administration deptartments of GiTy and Atlantik financial markets (AFT), where she was involved in translations, interpreting, organization of company events and PR. She arranged and organized AFT’s participation at the 4th Kuwait Money Show and also coordinated the participation of the chairman of the National Property Fund in the Show. Her last full time position was at the Brno subsidiary of the Dutch company MOTIP-DUPLI, where she worked as an Office Manager and was responsible for the administration department consisting of 7 people. During and after her maternity leave she attended two retraining courses focusing on accounting and marketing and helped a relative in U.S. with organising the commercial activities in the Czech Republic for his company Curve Inc. She also temporarily worked for English Editorial Services Ltd., where she was responsible for Business Development and Client Care. In Dec 2009 she decided to check her English knowledge and passed the Cambridge FCE exam organized by the British Council.

http://www.fit.vutbr.cz/~kohlova/