Seth Thompson

Seth Thompson

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Account Executive

Allen Hall Public Relations

            Recycle Your Mat

  • Worked with team to provide a promotional plan for Recycle Your Mat, which is a local company working to make yoga practitioners more environmentally conscious. 
  • Provided extensive local and national Yoga demographic research. Met with client to discuss strategic communication plan. 
  • Demographic research, company image development, strategic media communication.
  • Assisted in developing year-long public relations plan.
  • Developed company image in media.

            Oregon State Extension Service

  • Produced a backgrounder and fact sheet for Save Lane Extension, which is a grassroots campaign with the goal of restoring funding for Lane Extension Service.
  • Worked extensively with team and client to develop a media list and establish a Facebook fan page.
  • Partner with local community organizations to support measure 20-158 on the upcoming Lane County ballot.
2005 - Present

Recreational Supervisor\Instructor

City of Eugene Aquatics

  • Supervision of 25 lifeguards. 
  • Provide public swimming lessons while additionally providing care for participants with mental and physical disabilities. Class size of swimming lessons consisted of up to 10 students at a time. 
Jan 2006 - Jun 2006

Promotional Intern

Cumulus Broadcasting Inc.
  • Assisted in promotional activities by setting up radio remotes at three concerts and two car dealerships where I assembled information booths to obtain personal information from potential listeners while promoting the radio station. 
  • Assisted public relations representatives in planning remote locations based on previous research of radio audience demographics. 

Education

Education
2006 - Present

University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication

Skills

Skills

Press Releases

Media Kits

Social Media

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