Maude Olivia Pires

  • Vancouver BC
Maude Olivia Pires


  • Strengths in teamwork, leadership, and negotiation
  • Determined, respectful, friendly, quick learner and adapts to change easily
  • Fluent in Spanish and English and familiar with German and French
  • Gained cultural background and experience in adaptability from living in Switzerland, Austria, Thailand, Egypt, Costa Rica, the United States (New York), and Canada
  • Skills with Photoshop, Retail Pro, Microsoft Office, Social Media, Mail Chimp, Wordpress

Personal Info

Current Address

102-2288 West 2nd Avenue

Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6K 1H9

Foreseen Address

Beustweg 7, CH-8032

Zurich, Switzerland

Date of Birth

April 21st, 1990


The Netherlands

Country of Birth


Work History

Work History
Feb 2014 - Present

PR/Marketing and Sales Consultant

The Cross Decor and Design - Vancouver, BC
  • Building new and maintaining current customer relationships to increase store sales
  • Learning extensive knowledge on every product and service for the purpose of selling to clients
  • Gained experience in jewellery, merchandising, interior designing, and B2B selling 
  • Work in a team-oriented environment, where individual goals were also set
  • Given ambitious goals between $15,000 to $40,000 per month
  • Assist the Media Relations and Social Media Manager 
  • Implement campaigns through different online media channels
  • Evaluate communications strategies to promote brand awareness to clients, employees, and the general public about the business
  • Help improve social media growth on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter by consistently posting photos of beauty, products, and services
  • Contribute to the increase of Instagram followers
  • Work closely with marketing clients to aid them in choosing appropriate products and accessories for press related events, such as photo shoots, movies, and events
  • Developed a marketing and public relations proposal to bring new inspirational ideas to The Cross to ultimately increase social media and store followers and increase sales
  • Plan to broaden the spectrum of types of media brought to The Cross by actively searching for partners
  • Work to add to social media channels to match Instagram’s current success, such as Facebook, Twitter, The Cross Blog, Pinterest, and press
Aug 2014 - Dec 2014

Account Manager

NK Media and
  • Managed and maintain client relationships to increase the company’s portfolio 
  • Helped clients improve their website and online presence through marketing assessments and proposals
  • Identified sales leads and potential opportunities through a variety of sources
  • Developed marketing audit tools to assess the ranking of a number of client’s current online presence ranking
  • Created company branding information, such as sales kits, sales presentations, and design
  • Established both company’s social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
  • Gained experience in digital marketing tools, marketing strategies, internal marketing, and website development
Nov 2013 - Feb 2014

Promotions Coordinator

Vitamin Daily - Vancouver, BC
  • Developing and implementing strategic PR programs to achieve significant increases in brand awareness
  • Assisting management with the creation of advertising while fostering client relationships through direct communication and attending multiple events
  • Managing client reports and strategies through Mail Chimp, Link Share, and Social Media
  • Contributed to Vancouver-based sales and promotions relating to Vitamin Daily and its business units
  • Actively sought new clients through neighbourhood introductions and sales kit drops
  • Negotiated contesting, cross promotions, sponsorship opportunities, subscriber acquisition strategy and reporting for Vitamin Daily 
  • Attended sales strategy meetings, assisted management with the creation of advertising and partnership proposals, budgeting and minute taking, and updated Salesforce database 
  • Helped out with admin responsibilities around the office
Feb 2013 - Sep 2013

Marketing Intern

The Legendary Value Institute
  • Worked directly with Anne Graham (CEO), one of the top entrepreneurial coaches in the world
  • Aided in launching a new book to the corporate marketplace, using leading-edge marketing techniques designed to deliver results
  • Created the main marketing plan and proposal to help advertise the book series, ‘Solutions in Plain Sight’ written by Anne Graham
  • Directly contacted companies to set up opportunities for possible sponsorship, speaking engagements and marketing possibilities for her books
  • Compiled market research to help sell the book and advertise it appropriately
Jan 2013 - Sep 2013

Marketing and Business Intern

Sunberry Fitness - Vancouver, BC
  • Helped create the best business plan to fully enter the fitness market
  • Given weekly projects with freedom to use my own ideas and opinions to implement marketing strategies and plans
  • Given extensive knowledge on how Sunberry Fitness started from day one to opening day
  • Worked with various marketing channels by going through the cycles from design to production
  • Assisted in creating design aspects of the business, such as business cards, website landing pages, and external advertising options
  • Developed skills in Wordpress, Mailchimp, Survey Monkey, Spokal, and Blogging
Sep 2010 - Dec 2010

Special Events and Marketing Intern

March of Dimes - New York, USA
  • Helped organize events to increase donations to help premature children
  • Actively assisted top-level managers with hands-on projects
  • Developed interpersonal skills, along with increasing general working knowledge
  • Used foreign knowledge to benefit the New York division
  • Successfully completed multiple tasks with favourable results despite deadline pressure
May 2009 - May 2010

VP Marketing Executive

Social Committee at Sauder School of Business, UBC - Vancouver, BC
  • Required leadership skills and creativity to advertise events that promoted the social environment at the Sauder School of Business by creating the overall image of the committee, through posters and online advertisement
  • The events included Mr. Sauder, a beauty pageant orientated towards male participants, and Sauder Cup where students competed through obstacles. Profits of these events resulted in a $500 donation to a leukemia foundation


Sep 2008 - May 2013

Bachelor of Commerce, Specialization in Marketing

University of British Columbia

Sauder School of Business


Snowboarding, painting and drawing, animals, learning a new language, cooking, fashion, travelling, organizing plans