Chad Bouchard

Chad Bouchard

Summary

A creative mind looking to build his career in an organization that will allow him to make a strong contribution in using all his skills in Marketing, Communications/Public Relations and IT.

  • Co-organized the 'Sudbury 2007 International Mining and the Environment Conference'
  • Organized the '2007 Picture our Lakes Photography Contest'
  • Created (www.livingwithlakes.ca) - Cooperative Freshwater Ecology Unit's new web site
  • Co-wrote the 2005 Greater Sudbury Premier-Ranked Tourist Destinations Report
  • Organized the 2004 SmartWorx Web Awards

"Chad's creativity and ability to produce high quality communication pieces were excellent; he worked very hard, under difficult time constraints to ensure that we met our deadlines for all projects in which he was involved."

Elizabeth Bamberger, Business Manager, Biology Department of Laurentian University

Work History

Work History

ICT Business Development Coordinator

mySudbury.ca, Greater Sudbury Development Corporation
  • Organized the “2004 SmartWorx Web Awards,” in a limited time frame.Marketing initiatives included: designed local newspaper/radio advertisements, sent out information and invitation packages to key partners via email and postal services. Other duties included: requested sponsorships, ordered venues, updating the mySudbury.ca website, writing communication pieces (Press Kits, News Releases, Backgrounders, Radio Ad’s, etc.) organized budget and coordinated media with guest speaker(s).

Tourism Project Researcher

Sudbury Tourism, City of Greater Sudbury
  • Researched, developed and co-wrote the “2005 Greater Sudbury Premier-Ranked Tourist Destinations Final Report”
  • Conducted local surveys of specific markets to determine answers and information for the Premier-Ranked Tourist Destinations framework
  • Led team meetings with colleagues, local business owners and stakeholders to help determine enhanced results for project

Communications/Public Relations Officer

Cooperative Freshwater Ecology Unit
  • Designed and maintained the Cooperative Freshwater Ecology Unit’s new web site (www.livingwithlakes.ca) in a limited time frame.
  • Co-organized the “Sudbury 2007 International Mining and the Environment Conference” Marketing duties included: designed local newspaper and international magazine advertisements, wrote local radio advertisements, wrote blog advertisements, organized local television advertisements and interviews, sent out information and invitation packages to key partners - local and international via email and postal services and updated event website.
  • Co-organized the “2007 Picture our Lakes Photography Contest” (www.artistsonelgin.ca) Marketing program included: organized local television advertisements and interviews, designed newspaper advertisements, wrote radio advertisements, sent out information and invitation packages to key partners and updated event website regularly.

Drum Teacher

The Rock School
  • Teaching students how to play an instrument and how to read and interpret music
  • Planning out lessons to suit each individual student
  • Helping students prepare for music exams, competitions and performances

Education

Education