Karley Ura

Karley Ura

Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Present


Glow Fresh Grill and Wine Bar

  • Effectively serve numerous tables, with guests leaving happy
  • Provide effective customer service to guests
  • Organize and prioritize the needs of multiple guests
Jan 2011 - Apr 2011

Strategic Communications Intern

The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)
  • Conducted daily review and assessment of traditional and non- traditional media
  • Participate in development and implementation of new published material (internal newsletters, annual reports and web content)
  • Worked with media personnel for events
  • Assisted in organizing and implementation of news conferences
  • Facilitated interviews with top-tier health-care professionals
  • Wrote and edited feature articles for external and internal audiences
  • Assisted with the creation and design of new external website (Coming for Surgery)
  • Worked with a network of internal and external contacts
  • Assisted with the start up of an external database (Research4Kids)
  • Skilful use of various computer programs (Microsoft Office, Percussion, Photoshop)
  • Event organization and execution (Maple Leafs visit, MP News Conference)
Jan 2010 - Apr 2010

Student Appreciation Banquet Treasurer

Humber College
  • Created a running budget of the banquet
  • Effectively budgeted for each of the departments on the team (promotions, design, food and beverage)
  • Ensured the class was kept on budget
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Communications Intern

Kinark Child and Family Services
  • Remodelled and designed new displays for external audiences to strengthen new messaging and positioning
  • Supported communication efforts for all offices
  • Interviewed and wrote news articles for internal newsletter for all employees
  • Supported development of style guide                                   


Sep 2008 - Jun 2011

Advanced Diploma

Humber College

Learned how to effectively communicate key messages to key stakeholders.

Sep 2005 - May 2008

Bachelor of Arts

Carleton University

Concentrated in International Relations within the discipline of political science. Provding me with the ability to thinking critically with an international scope.




Currently taking beginner French class


Collected, analysed and critiqued academic information Interviewed clients for external communication purposes Organized important information for internal and external communications Proficiency in Microsoft Office, graphic programs and online social media outlets


Ability to take initiative Demonstrated effective teamwork skills with many people Clear while conveying messages to others Very organized with work


Understand situations and work well to solve Execute communication strategies Ability to support key brands and strategic objectives Demonstrated good writing skills Ability to successfully edit written work Can assemble a media kit


To apply my skills and knowledge for a job in communication that will provide me with the opportunity to learn and grow as a public relations professional.


Yoga, Travelling, Reading, Writing and Cooking