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Michael Ly

  • San Jose California

Phone: (408) 772 - 9385               E-mail: [email protected]

Work experience

Feb 2015Present

Social Media and Marketing Lead Volunteer

Heart of the Valley, Services for Seniors
  • Promote current social media channels to turn visitors into lead
  • Use inbound methodologies as well as social media for business to enhance the appeal of all social media channels
  • Lead a team to statistically and critically analyze all channels to identify gaps and create a solution for each discrepancy
  • Create a marketing strategy plan to prevent most risks for the near future.
Mar 2009Nov 2014


Ocean Blue Sushi Club
  • Establish a close relationship with guests for exceptional satisfaction
  • Analyze profit and loss in each category(bar food, sushi, drinks, etc.) using excel to organize data and manipulating to evaluate possible future changes
  • Train servers to maximize their performance and skills
  • Control inventory and budget to promote profit with the use of MS Office Softwares
  • Make certain of profitability by expanding the knowledge of our restaurant by managing all social media applications and loyalty applications


Project Management with Earth, Air, and Space Educational Foundation

San Jose State University

Managed a team to implement a new Digital Asset Management system for the foundation. In charge of organizing a Gantt chart to manage the team’s time and activities including managing all activities within the scope of project. I delegated tasks to each member to perform to their best performance as well as create a user documentation guide for the system. A few tasks we performed are:

  • Survey Digital Asset Management systems to be integrated with the systems
  • Analyze and critically find solutions for museum’s assets
  • Represent EASEF in a professional level because Google and Sony are shareholders
  • Develop large digital arhives of photos, graphics, and video materials

Web Base Design Project 

San Jose State University

Managed a team of 3 to create a functional website for a real life client. We focused implementing marketing values to the design for all users as well as integrating the website into a database. Installing a few different software to communicate properly with the system and design. As project manager, I provided strategic direction for the project. A few technical skills are:

  • Create a website using Html, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Integrate bootstrapping to create a fully functional and easy to navigate template
  • Design the website to be a responsive design to allow mobile functionality


Social Media
Undestands the fundamentals and in-depth studies of how social media is used to promote business. Works in non-profit organization to increase the traffic of all social media channels. Utilize the inbound methodologies to Attract, Convert, Close, and Delight visitors into leads. 
Web Design
Understands the fundamentals of developing a web page. Knows how to code in HTML, CSS, PHP, Javascript. Utilize codes to make all applications and webpages responsive to fit on computer, tablet, and mobile devices.
Project Manage
Project manage many projects in school as well as outside. Create a cohesive team that works in the scope of the project on a timely fashion. Gantt Charts, Status Reports, Proposals, Charters, User Documentation are a few tasks I have worked with. 
Advanced understand of data and networking communications. Knows how to code in Ruby, C, HTML, CSS, PHP, Javascript. Researched, investigated, troubleshoot simple to difficult network problems with PC’s, printers, software and hardware. Controlled from large or small projects, installations of software to one computers or multiple computers. ·        


Cloud Computing

CloudU, Rackspace
CloudU is a vendor-neutral curriculum designed for business owners and technical professionals who want to bolster their knowledge of the fundamentals of Cloud Computing.  You’ll find increasing Cloud Computing knowledge among businesses. The program is a collaborative effort between Rackspace® Hosting and industry analysts. The content of CloudU isn’t vendor-specific. Anyone looking at moving to the Cloud, regardless of vendor or platform, can benefit from CloudU.

Social Media for Business, 

SO ME Academy
Understanding social media to help grow your business. Fundamentals and in depth knowledge of generating free leads for your business or organization. Applying models, theories, and studies to current social media channels to increase traffic. 

Inbound Marketing Strategy

Hubspot Academy
Learn the core elements of the Inbound Methodology to improve marketing results. From the essentials of optimizing a website, to landing page best practices to smarketing, these classes are the bread and butter of what inbound is all about. 

Relevant Coursework

      Business Productivity Tools                                               Quantitative Business Analysis

      Fundamental of Marketing                                                 Business Strategic Management

      Networking & Data Communication                              Advanced Networking& Data Communication

      Fundamentals of Management                                        Database Management Systems

      Practicum of Project Management                                 Web-Based Computer Programming

      Business Programming                                                        Professional and Business Ethics