I'm an internationally minded young professional with ambitions to grow in an international business environment.

Educational background:
I have an educational background in communication, marketing, music, events and business. Armed with this knowledge I'm able to think in a creative but structured manner, understanding the business side as well as the creative process behind every project.

Languages: I speak 3 languages: Armenian, Dutch and English.

Key competences: Marketing & Communication, social media,  events organisation, music, business  and project management.
Professionally and personally I am: curious, ambitious, eager to learn, client oriented, creative, structured thinker, social, strategic, hardworking, flexible, fast adapter, optimistic and hands-on.


Sep 2010 - Nov 2015

 Bachelor of Communication, B Comn

INHolland University of Applied Sciences

Marketing Communications study, specialised in strategic implementation of crossmedia, projectmanagement, consultancy, innovation, advertising, brandmanagement, design management and media strategy & planning. 

Work History

Work History
Aug 2013 - Present

Founder and Chief Editor


Copywriting, fact and source checking, research, correction for errors in spelling, punctuation and grammar, analytics, content planning, design, story and content development, content management, CMS and illustration, online marketing, SEO, (net)work with scientist from different fields.

May 2015 - Present

Project Member AGBU YP #‎Speakup;

AGBU Young Professionals Amsterdam

Part of the volunteering ‎#‎Speakup team, responsible for the organization of public speaking and networking activities for the AGBU YP’s chapter in Amsterdam. Responsible for logistics and catering, event marketing, looking for keynote speakers, running the event as a host.

Sep 2014 - Sep 2015

Professional Development Administrator

International Baccalaureate Organization

Supporting two teams within the Professional Development department at the International Baccalaureate Organisation. Tasks include: event support, optimization of processes, administration, logistics, warehouse management, billing and payments, travel support throughout Europe, Africa and Middle East, negotiations, customer service, purchasing, setting up contracts, data analysis, project management and on-site event support.

Feb 2014 - Aug 2014

Bachelor Thesis Internship & Client Survey Benefits Communication

Aon Corporation

Conducting a market- and brand image research regarding sustainable employability, followed up with a strategic communication advisory report. Advising the marketing department on campaign issues, social media, qualitative market research (desk and field research), data analysis, strategy, project management, event management and organisation. - Average grade: 8

As a side commission I also conducted a client survey for the service “Benefits Communication” via phone and e-mail.

Feb 2012 - Aug 2013

Project Manager


Responsible for the organizing the yearly Value Based Pricing & Selling Master Class and coordination of the Cape To Cairo Philips Africa Roadshow, working with a wide range of stakeholders. Involved in strategic and creative thinking, game creation, budget management, negotiations, billing and payment, logistics management, project management, managing the build of a website, social media account management, content management, CMS, content planning.

Aug 2009 - Oct 2012

Director & Founder

Bridgin' the Gap B.V. & ThirdErah

Founder of two event and pr agencies (ThirdErah and Bridgin’ the Gap B.V.). The companies were founded in my first years as a student. Main activities were booking artists, representing and managing local and international hip-hop artists in Europe, negotiations of the terms and conditions with partners and stakeholders, writing contracts, communications and marketing planning, event planning and production, project management, promotional activities, content management, content planning, budget management. Writing communication plans, press releases and managing bookings, online marketing, copywriting, content management and planning, bringing in sponsors.

Jan 2009 - Jan 2010

Board Member & Pr-Manager

ASV Gladzor

Managing the build of the  new website, e-mail and social media marketing for the activities of the association, strategy and creative thinking, communications and marketing, social media management, CMS, Google Analytics, online marketing, SEO, PR, project management, design management of website and promotional materials, content management, content planning.


Sep 2013 - Nov 2013

New Models of Business in Society - University of Virginia, Darden School of Business

This course explains and analyzes the new emerging narratives of business and its larger impact on society. It develops your ability to think broadly and critically about business, and your ability to create business ideas that are profitable and make the world better.

Jul 2013 - Sep 2013

Songwriting - Berklee College of Music

Six weeks studying songwriting tools designed to enhance the effectiveness of a song’s message.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

Master Class Value Based Pricing & Selling


Value-based pricing is about coming up with a price that your customers are willing to pay.


Google Adwords, SEO, Digital Branding and Engagement.

Computer Skills

MS Office, Video editing, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator,  Music Production,  SPSS, MaxQDA, Google Analytics, Adwords, Wordpress, Joomla, Salesforce, Oracle, Regis, Concur (SAP), Windows en Mac OSX systems.