Bari Gross

Work History

Work History
Sep 2008 - Mar 2009

Marketing Assistant

Thieme Medical Publishers
Create and implement marketing plans for medical books and journals Create and release mail and email campaigns for journals and new books Create and order freebies (i.e. tee-shirts, pens, buttons, etc.) for promotion Research and rental mailing lists Create presentations on journal sales trends Analyze journal subscriptions and conduct marketing analysis on our campaign efforts Maintain marketing activity database Proofread and edit catalogs and ads or flyers Create and maintain yearly marketing activity spreadsheet and inventory lists Research sponsorship opportunities for conventions Attend conventions in order to sell and promote Thieme products Create and present presentations based on campaigns and conventions attended Create ads and flyers used for campaigns Book sponsorship opportunities, such as bag inserts, for conventions Order more marketing materials
May 2007 - Jun 2008

Sales Assistant

CNNMoney.com
Provide administrative support to seven New York Ad Sales Reps Liaison between clients and Sales Reps Coordinate & manage Client Special Events and support Team Events/Marketing projects Answer overflow calls, assemble presentations, compile weekly interoffice reports and contribute with all day to day maintenance of Sales Representative's business Coordinate meetings as well as help prepare each sales person for the sales call, including pulling issues, tabbing editorial, doing competitive searches and running data reports Track sales requests and update sales information as needed Tag and send issues to client/agency contacts Manage detail and implement expense reports
Mar 2007 - Apr 2007

Contributor

Rolling Stone Magazine
Selecting articles, photos and features for the 40th Anniversary book Fact checking Scanning articles and photographs Research feature stories, photographs and articles Writing and formatting stories
Sep 2006 - Dec 2006

Marketing Intern

The Penguin Group
Updated global author address book and subscriber lists Proofreading and editing of the 2007 catalogues and press releases Organizing titled publications for office use Mailing of publicity tools, such as books, postcards, catalogues, etc. Help in the assembling of the monthly publicity report Compile and create potential reviewer list for new and upcoming titles Established contact with relevant websites for titles to be reviewed
Jun 2004 - May 2006

College Marketing Representative

Sony BMG Entertainment
Distribute promotional materials to various retail and lifestyle accounts throughout the Capital Region Arrange interviews and appearance events of music artists who visit region Promote upcoming events and album releases Organize club nights and listening parties Created bi-weekly reports on the progress of the artists and their exposure in the region
May 2005 - Aug 2005

Intern/Assistant to Promotions Director

WEQX 102.7 FM
Arranged ongoing promotions, such as hiring limos and caterers Established relations between station and movie promotions company Organized and conducted the first ever WEQX movie sneak-preview screening
May 2003 - May 2004

Rock Director

WCDB 90.9 FM
Top 30 and Top 5 Adds to CMJ weekly Remained in constant contact with promotional companies, record labels, and artists Organized current rock rotation Held monthly departmental meetings

Education

Education
2007 - 2008

Masters of Science

Pace University
2002 - 2006

Bachelor of Science

University at Albany