Extracurricular Activities

Miami University Campus Activities Council            January 2005-April 2008

•    Wrote and edited press releases and distributed advertisements to increase attendance •    Coordinated meetings with council members•     Entrusted with acting as a liaison between the council and hired entertainers such  as Jay Leno and Bill Cosby

Summary of Skills Obtained from Professional Experience

  • Able to efficiently manage client initiatives & project requests
  • Consistently meets and exceeds target objectives
  • Very organized & detail oriented
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience in using company intranet sites, media software & CRM programs
  • Experience in public/community relations
  • Skilled writer
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Creative thinker
  • Personable, self-motivated & disciplined
  • Able to multi-task efficiently & work independently

Work History

Work History
Jul 2008 - Aug 2009

Account Executive, VBU

CareerBuilder LLC

Work with C-Level officers of companies with 30-300 employees to define, streamline and maximize hiring initiatives. At CareerBuilder I have managed and grown over 400 client accounts through consultative practices.

  • Achieved 110% of Career To Date quota plan
  • Received recognition and incentives as a top performer in consecutive months
  • Developed solutions to target, retain, develop and attract new employees
  • Identified concrete business initiatives from expanding market share and improving sales to recruiting top talent from CareerBuilder's vast network of candidates
  • Projects completed include consumer and employment branding, outsourced HR initiatives
  • Online and off-line marketing
  • Often given responsibility for special projects and high-profile accounts by my manager
  • Trusted with managing a team of 12 Account Executives in numerous instances in the absence of my manager
Dec 2007 - Jan 2008

Intern

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

•   Researched and wrote three press releases for Anesthesia Safety Awareness Week using AP Style•   Edited articles for the Association’s journal •   Utilized Cision and PRNewswire MediAtlas to target appropriate media outlets

May 2007 - Aug 2007

Intern

Hyde Park Art Center

•   Managed donations using the database eTapestry•   Facilitated contact with patrons and donors•   Assisted with group art classes for children

May 2006 - Aug 2006

Intern

Brickton Art Center and Gallery

•    Wrote and edited fundraising letters and press releases •    Performed administrative tasks •    Planned and prepared art exhibits •    Helped plan community events•    Assisted with group art classes for children

Jul 2004 - Mar 2006

Retail Associate

New Prospects
  • Balanced the register at open and close of business
  • Opened and closed the store
  • Received and logged inventory
  • Managing client records
  • Assisting customers with sizing and merchandise

Education

Education
Aug 2004 - May 2008

BA English Literature

Aug 2000 - Jun 2004

High School

Maine South High School

Skills

Skills

Basic Computer Skills

Microsoft Office Suite (PC and Mac) Excel Word PowerPoint 60 WPM Able to proficiently use the internet for project research

CRM Software

Proficient in utilizing the following CRM programs- eTapestry Pivotal CRM 6.0 Axiom (account management program)

Media Software

Proficient in utilizing the following software and company intranet sites  eTapestry Cision PRNewswire MediAtlas