Interest

  • Travel enthusiast
  • Fashion devotee
  • Sports Fanatic 
  • Social butterfly
  • Bookworm
  • Avid fine-food lover
  • Objective

    • To acquire an postion within the communications field
    • To gain experience and polish my skills within the public relations field
    • To volunteer with various prestigious events throughout Toronto
    • To continue to grow my network and build relationships within the communications industry

    Summary

    A recent graduate of the Humber Public Relations program, I am eager to show the industry leaders what I can do.  Event coordinating is where I flourish and have honed my skills for the past 10 years. My goal in life is to work in hospitality PR for an international company and travel the world over.  I thrive in busy, interactive environments that allow my social skills to shine.  I am extremely well organized and can handle multiple projects simotaniously. 

    Work History

    Work History
    Jan 2010 - Present

    Server, Social Media Coordinator

    Earls Restaurant
    Aug 2010 - Nov 2010

    Associate

    Fairweather PR

    Fairweather PR is a boutique PR firm specializing in tourism and hospitality PR, media relations and corporate communications.  Fairweather PR offers extensive experience in the field and a breadth of media contacts both locally and globally.

    Jan 2008 - Aug 2010

    Bartender, Event Coordinator

    ByMark Restaurant

    Education

    Education

    Bachelor of Arts

    University of Winnipeg
    • Graduated with a double major in both Psychology and Criminal Justice
    Jan 2010 - Aug 2010

    Post Graduate Certificate

    Humber
    • Dean's list both Winter and Summer sessions
    • Chair of the logistics committee for the Alcohol Awareness Event
    • Co-ed volleybally team
    Jan 2008 - May 2008

    Specialized Honours

    York University
    • Placement at Hincks Dellcrest community center

    Four Seasons Hotel Toronto

    Skills

    Skills

    Customer Service

    Be everywhere and do everything you can to astonish the customer

    Computer Proficiency

     Skillful with social media applications: LinkedIn, Facebook, Ning, Twitter, Blogspot Adept with InDesign, Excel,  Microsoft Word, Cision

    Leadership Skills

    Outstanding Leadership skills and ability to inspire team members

    Public Speaking

    Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. --Ralph Waldo Emerson  

    Event Coordination

    Expertise in planning, organizing and executing events  

    Writing Skills

     Exceptional writing skills: media kits, blogs, feature articles, appointment notices, biographies  Well-versed in Canadian Press Style

    Marc Jacobs Media Kit

    Media Coverage Garnered