Lauren Ashley Ormsby

Lauren Ashley Ormsby

Summary

Building.

It’s what I know.

No, I am not referring to the conventional hammers and two-by-fours—but more in the marketing sense. I know how to build brand evangelism and maintain that loyalty through traditional marketing and social media efforts. I understand what it takes to build team cohesion through ensuring the efficiency of agency operations. I recognize that building lasting and meaningful relationships with clientele is crucial to the success of a business. I have built a solid foundation for my success in the advertising industry.

I am on the verge of proceeding from one point in my life to another. It’s time for me to expand and utilize my skills in a professional setting. I am ready to incorporate my talents to help your business flourish.We can create a mutually beneficial relationship with one another. I am eager to build a lasting and meaningful relationship with you and your agency.

What do you say about building something together?

Interest

Social media, fashion, the outdoors, mystery novels and my little American Eskimo puppy Mercedes

Objective

Devoted Advertising and Public Relations student seeking an agency to use my talents to help clients see their visions transform from ideas to reality.

Education

Education
Aug 2007 - Present

Bachelor of Arts

Drury University

GPA: 3.7; Dean’s List

Study Abroad: Rome; Summer 2009

Work History

Work History

Marketing Intern

Departika

§Researched current market trends in foodservice industry

§Developed various promotional events for local client

Aug 2010 - Present

Account Executive

Ad Team

§Develop a 32-page integrated marketing plan for JCPenney-2011 AAF student advertising competition

§Write and submit weekly call reports

§Ensure the efficiency and completion of agency operations through managing a 17-member team

§Create calendar of project completed deadlines

§ Develop a 20-minute pitch and presented ideas to client and industry experts

Aug 2009 - Present

Advertising Representative

Drury Mirror

§Maximize revenue potential and expand client base in highly competitive markets

Mar 2008 - Present

Telecommunications Specialist

Cox Health

§Answer all incoming calls to the entire Cox Health network

§Facilitate communication between patients, doctors, security, engineering, chaplains, administration, pharmacists and employees

Jan 2011 - Present

Social Media Director

Cheryl Ormsby Real Estate Broker

§Researched social media trends to create social media campaign for local real estate broker

Jan 2011 - Present

Assistant Account Executive

Noble and Associates

§Aid in the management and supervision of individual clients §Develop plans with feasible budgets, develop marketing strategies and other recommendations for clients

Jan 2010 - May 2010

PR Director

Ad Team

§Developed public relations campaign for State Farm Insurance-2010 AAF student advertising competition

§Investigated public relations trends

§Placed 4th in District 9 competition

Dec 2007 - May 2009

Vice President Administration/PR Director/Secretary

Delta Delta Delta

§Acted as a liaison between local chapter and executive office

§Used the guidelines established in the chapter Accreditation Plan to set the chapter and the officers on a course towards maintaining their accredited status

§In charge of all public relations for Up ‘Til Dawn fundraiser and organized media relations; raised $13,000

§Designed and implemented creative fundraising opportunities over the course of a year

§Developed Bylaws and Policies and Procedures for local chapter

Skills

Skills

Writing

Writing press releases, fact sheets, research insights, call reports, creative briefs, status reports and pitch letters

Computer

Proficient in Word, InDesign, Power Point, Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Movie Maker,  Quark Xpress

Excel

Certified by the National Computer Science Academy

Superior communication skills