Account Associate at Emanate PR and recent Magna Cum Laude graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Motivated high-achiever with four years of intense public relations training and social media practice through multiple jobs, internships, campus PR groups and through creating public relations campaigns for clients such as The U.S. Green Building Council and YMCA. Offer well-cultivated verbal, written and interpersonal skills combined with strong, disciplined work ethic.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Mar 2011

Assistant Account Executive

Rosica Public Relations

Assist on several accounts from consumer products to B2B companies. Account lead of a social media campaign for a children’s consumer product. Have written and distributed pitches that resulted in multiple placements. Helped plan and execute a TV segment for The View. Make media calls, contribute to campaign brainstorming, create media lists through Cision, monitor media hits via Vocus and create presentation-worthy clips. Also handle supervision and training of interns.

- Wrote and distributed a pitch targeted for mommy bloggers that generated an overwhelming response and within a few hours confirmed four placements

- Manage over 400 monthly Vocus clips and update clients on media hits

Aug 2009 - Sep 2010

Public Relations Intern

Vizion Group Public Relations

Worked on several PR projects for clients such as The NephCure Foundation and The National Dog Show Presented by Purina, wrote feature stories and biographies, tracked media impressions, researched story angles, and updated social media outlets

- Wrote 35 biographies of kidney disease patients that were published in a 96-page book distributed at The   NephCure Foundation's annual New York City fundraising gala attended by 600 people - Co-managed a Facebook page for The National Dog Show and accumulated 463 friends and maintained   two-way communication with followers - Updated the NephCure Foundation's Facebook and Twitter daily to promote the Pepsi Refresh Project and   interact with the public

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

Public Relations and Management Intern

New Brunswick Cabinetry and Millwork

Wrote company mission statement, created and published company Web site, executed employee relations survey, advised management on customer relations, helped write business plan, managed accounts receivable - Designed and created 15-page company Web site using Adobe Dreamweaver in one week. Made it easy to navigate, people friendly and visually appealing. - Wrote 36-page business plan that was presented to potential investors

Oct 2007 - Dec 2008

Co-Director of PR/Media

University Union Comedy

PR and marketing responsibilities to promote appearances of famous comedians at Syracuse University, such as Stephen Lynch - Arranged for promotional spots/advertising on two radio stations, one TV station and three print publications - Campaign resulted in the show selling out within three days to 300 students

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Director’s Assistant

YMCA Day Camp

Customer relations, data management, bookkeeping, accounts receivable, scheduling


Aug 2006 - May 2010

Bachelor of Science

Syracuse University

Magna Cum Laude graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.

Major GPA: 3.750/4.0, Overall GPA: 3.639/4.0




Microsoft Office Suite

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Social Media

  o  Created a social media public relations campaign for the Fulton Family YMCA o  National Dog Show Facebook outreach o  Managed the Pepsi Refresh social media campaign for the NephCure Foundation