Education

Education

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Present

Communications Intern

The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation

Managing and maintaining social media

Writing and editing:

  • Media releases
  • Media advisories
  • Media backgrounders
  • Newsletter articles
  • Blog stories
  • Event and fundraising promotions
May 2010 - Jul 2010

Promotional Marketing Representative

InStore Focus

Clients: President’s Choice and Sun Rype

In store sampling and product promotions at special events

Providing qualitative and quantitative grassroots feedback through daily/weekly field reports

Feb 2010 - May 2010

Promotional Marketing Representative

GoBee Industries

Client: Coca-Cola

In store brand activation at key retail locations Meeting and exceeding promotional targets

May 2009 - May 2010

Promotional Marketing Representative

Mango Moose

Clients: Proctor and Gamble and Teriyaki Experience In store brand activation, sampling, and promotions Raising brand awareness at numerous high profile events

Skills

Skills

Soft Skills

Public Speaking Visual Presenting Smart Serve Certified Musically inclined  

Technical

Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel Microsoft PowerPoint Mozilla Firefox Data entry speed of 75 wpm  

Social Media

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn MySpace Blogger  

Writing

Hard and soft news releases  Social media news releases Advertorials Matte releases Media kits

Objective

To obtain a rewarding career in an industry leading and innovative environment that will enable me the opportunity to apply and enhance skills.

About Me

A self-starter with an affable personality who is motivated to continue learning on a daily basis in order to improve technical, career, and personal skills.

Interest

  • Alto saxophonist
  • Ardent playwright
  • Reading various types of literature
  • Hiking
  • Social event planning