Kate Connelly

Work History

Work History
May 2013 - Present

Finance

Hagan for US Senate
May 2010 - Jun 2011

Director of Marketing & Public Relations

R&R Grill
  • Developed and executed R&R Grill’s social media marketing and online reputation management, including web, email, and social, which correlated with a 12% increase in annual sales
  • Converted 40% of marketing budget from traditional to non-traditional advertising to increase exposure in desired target markets
  • Developed a method to measure ROI by analyzing online traffic and interaction next to sales, customer count, and average check total
  • Recruited and managed teams of UNC undergraduate marketing student interns
Feb 2008 - Aug 2008

Part-Time Research Intern

Kay Hagan for Senate
  • Assisted the Research Director during the 2008 campaign
Sep 2007 - Jan 2008

Research Intern

John Edwards for President
  • Researched opponents
  • Assisted with follow-up during presidential debates
  • Participated in phone banking
May 2007 - Aug 2007

Paid Intern

Office of U.S. Senator Byron L. Dorgan
  • Researched relevant legislation for the legislative correspondents and assistants
  • Drafted responses to constituent mail
  • Assisted with basic staff assistant responsibilities (i.e. phone calls, mail, and record keeping)
  • Conducted tours of the United States Capitol

Education

Education