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Work experience

Aug 2009Present

Senior Account Executive

Tehama Group Communications

Led media development account for leading security solutions company and wrote content and helped design an eight-page organizational booklet, aided in implementation of poster design contest for Chico State students sponsored by an online print company based in Los Angeles, promoted contest to secure more than 45 registered contestants ending with 19 submissions, contributed to agency's PR blog

Aug 2009Dec 2009

Advertising Sales Representative

The Orion

Cold called potential clients and met to pitch products, managed clients, contracts, billing and invoices, worked with designers to create advertisements in order to generate business for clients, signed two new client contracts to end at 90 percent of goal 

Aug 2009Dec 2009

Account Executive

Tehama Group Communications

Assisted in planning of hall of fame inductee ceremony, and golf fundraiser that included 44 participants and raised more than $5,000 for the department of journalism at Chico State, conducted interviews and wrote two feature stories for the department of journalism alumni newsletter, wrote content and helped construct California College Media Association Web site, contributed to agency's PR blog

Sep 2007May 2009

Personal Sales Consultant

Clinique Cosmetics

Uncovered client's needs, recommended relevant products and linked like products to secure sales, managed clients on a daily basis, successfully met sales goals and contributed to team goals, coordinated special events, tested to become an accredited consultant 

Education

Skills

Microsoft: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Adobe: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat
Web: Facebook, Twitter, WordPress, Google Doc

Ashley's Resume

Event Planning

Ashley's Portfolio

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Summary

Ashley Anderson is pursuing a bachelors degree in journalism with an emphasis in public relations and a minor in marketing. Set to graduate in December 2010, she is experienced in event planning, strategic planning and social marketing. After graduation Ashley will pursue a career at a public relations agency in the Los Angeles area where she can tie together all the PR skills developed through her positions at Tehama Group Communications and The Orion.

TGC Blog

I contributed to Tehama Group Communications' blog from Aug. 2009 to May 2010, where I wrote four blogs on a range of topics combining my personal experiences at TGC with current PR trends.

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