- Wheeling US-WV
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In my last position as a marketing design and developer and sales manager I managed the market research, planning, and development, advertising campaigns, media buying, event planning, budget management, inventory, daily balances, and scheduling for the company for over 8 years. I have extensive experience in marketing through the use of print materials and online marketing practices such as press releases, direct mailings, newsletters, customized advertisements, and brochures in addition to spearheading the creation of an online commerce website, graphic ad design, website design, social marketing and management, constructing search engine marketing campaigns, and building an online social presence to interact with the community and consumer.
My experience in social media management, monitoring, and reporting with tools such as HootSuite, TweetDeck, Twitter, Facebook, Facebook Insights, Facebook Ads, YouTube, Foursquare, WordPress, Flickr, Wikipedia, LinkedIn, MySpace, MyAds, Google Apps and Business Solutions including AdWords and Analytics, Visual CV, and Behance, makes me uniquely qualified to lead engaging, integrated media campaigns, and identify emerging trends in social media.
Currently I serve as Vice-Chair of the Wheeling Arts & Culture Commission and contribute heavily to the coordination and event planning for the Commission. I hold a Bachelor of Science with an emphasis on marketing and management, and I am well versed in interpersonal, verbal, and written communication.
Activities include event and program planning, development, marketing, and scheduling including the “Buskers” project, a downtown musical street performance venture and the Facebook page for the Commission.These are motivated by the ideal of encouraging and fostering the artistic, cultural, and creative strengths of Wheeling to assist in transforming those characteristics into sustainable and positive aesthetic results throughout the community.I am currently the coordinator for a large upcoming festival project within the city for the Commission.
The New Day Saxophone Quartet is a ground-breaking ensemble dedicated to bringing their audience an exciting and unique experience. Their imaginative and versatile programs give the audience a blend of music ranging from traditional chamber pieces to the rich sound of jazz and popular music. The New Day Saxophone Quartet is available for weddings, parties, festivals, school programs, clinics, and concerts. Program lengths and content can be tailored to the needs of any group.
Responsibilities included business expansion and marketing planning, advertising, audio engineering for commercial format, CD production for clients and other tasks as assigned by the owner, Michael Ofca.
Specializations in Business and Music with relevant course work including Advertising, Marketing, Professional Sales, Management, and Accounting and all areas of musical study such as Recording, Education, Performance, and Theory.Dean's List.