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ZerinaX
05-03-2012, 11:21 AM
GTS Come and Play Trade Event: Atlanta, GA

Cryptozoic is now taking applications for volunteer staff to GTS Distribution's Come and Play Trade Event in Atlanta, GA. We are looking for two local volunteers that are fluent in all of our current board games. Come and Play will be held May 17th & 18th in Atlanta, GA.

Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria
200 Interstate North Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia 30339

The application window begins on Thursday, May 3rd 2012, and will close on Monday, May 7th. This staff call is on a first come, first serve basis.

Here is some useful information:

SPONSORSHIPS

There will be no sponsorships to this event. We are looking for local volunteers only. Neither flight nor any lodging will be covered.

ADDITIONAL COSTS

No costs will be covered.

REQUIRED DRESS CODE

Board Game Staff will be expected to wear nice, clean blue jeans (no holes, tatters or rips) and a Cryptozoic Event Staff shirt. You will be issued two Cryptozoic Staff shirts if you do not currently own any.

If you fail to meet the dress code, you will be asked to remedy the situation and if you cannot, you will not be asked to attend other shows on behalf of Cryptozoic.

Please make sure you specify your shirt size and if you need any of the shirts for the role you are applying for on your application.

EVENT REQUIREMENTS

• IF YOU ARE APPLYING TO STAFF THIS EVENT: You are required to know the basic rules to all Cryptozoic's current board and card games and will be asked to play or demo them continuously throughout the event. You may be asked simple rules questions for each board game prior to the event if you are applying for this position.
• You must be 18 years of age or older.
• You must volunteer your time for the entire scheduled event.
• Able to demo long hours. Days will be 8-10 hours.
• Able to lift moderately heavy objects and perform other physically demanding jobs relating to tournament setup.
• Must be friendly and have a positive attitude.
• Willing and able to assist the staff as required with additional duties, which may include registration, table cloths, floor maintenance, radio check-in/out, breaking down of event materials, packing pallets at the end of the event, etc…
• Must be able to respond to emails within 48 hours with regards to travel arrangements.

EXPECTATIONS

• You will bring appropriate attire for each day of the event.
• You will either conduct Board Game demos every day of the event. This will require long days with almost no breaks.

What is NOT paid for?

• Food (Each person will receive either lunch or one small stipend each day).
• Taxi fares, bus fares, parking, etc.
• Additional room costs (room service, movies, laundry, etc).
• Ticket change fees (if you change your ticket, you pay all related fees).
• Any travel or lodging expense.

Hotel Info:

No hotel is covered for this event. We are looking for local volunteers or those willing to pay for their own rooms only.

Judge Testing:

• There will be no Judge testing at this event.

Important Notes:

• This is not like a vacation, this is like work. It can be very rewarding and valuable, but it is hard work.
• If you are not chosen, do not take it personally. There are a limited number of staff spots available.

APPLICATION FORM

If your application form is not completely filled out, your application will be denied.

Click me for the application form! (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dDRIZmhvYzBpYXpNUFZfRGJ3UGlvMXc6M A)

COMPENSATION

As a thank you to our hardworking staff, we will provide you with the following compensation:

1 display of product from a recent set per day of demos
2 Twilight Citadel foil promo cards
2 King Genn Greymane foil promo cards
2 Trade Prince Gallywix foil promo cards
2 Prince Anduin Wrynn foil promo cards
2 Saurfang the Younger foil promo cards
2 Korkron Vanguard foil promo cards
1 Rare Loot card from a recent set
1 Uncommon Loot card from a recent set
3 Common Loot cards from a recent set

ZerinaX
05-07-2012, 02:31 PM
This staff call is now closed.