Work History

Work History
Mar 2004 - Present

Virtual Marketing Communications Director | Consultant

Michael N. Francis | My Consultants Group

I assist companies, organizations, entrepreneurs, directors, small /medium business owners, CEO's and professionals with all their Strategic Marketing, Corporate Communications, Public Relations, Media Relations, Press Releases, Press Conferences, Product launches, Digital and Social Media Marketing, Online Content, Facebook and Google Advertising , Promotional Campaigns, Media Planning, Above The Line Advertising (ATL), Below The Line Advertising (BTL), B2B Marketing Solutions, B2C Marketing, Trade Show Marketing Support, Corporate Social Responsibility Programs, Sponsorship Strategy Development, Sponsorship Activations, Development of Strategic Alliances & Partnerships, Brand Communications, Brand Positioning, Brand Development, Events Management and Marketing. Most of my marketing communications work, projects, contracts and clients were related to Food & Beverage, Hospitality, Hotels, Travel, Tourism, Entertainment, Events, FMCG, Quick Service Restaurants (QSR), Sports, Real Estate, Import & Export Trading Houses, Hi-tech, Telecommunications and Biomedical Instruments.

Oct 2001 - Dec 2003

Marketing, Promotions, E-Marketing and Loyalty Marketing Manager

The Living Arts Centre
Mar 1996 - May 2001

Marketing and Public Relations Manager

GTM Services Ltd.
1994 - 1995

Product Marketing Engineer

Boehringer Manheim
1993 - 1994

1993-1994 Seismic Junior Observer & Instrumentation Engineer

Western Atlas

Education

Education
2001 - 2002

Post Graduate

George Brown College
1996 - 1997

Courses

YES Canada
1994 - 1995

Diploma

IMPEX
1987 - 1990

B.Sc

Technical University of Budapest

Skills

Skills

Social Media Marketing

Marketing Communications

Public Relations

Marketing

Summary

Hello I am Michael N. Francis a passionate, business solutions oriented B2B and B2C Virtual Marketing Communications Director with several years of hands-on experience within different aspects of marketing, corporate communications, public & media relations, sponsorship, social media marketing, sports & events management/marketing. As a Marketing Communications Consultant I help companies, business owners and entrepreneurs, that are in multicultural & multilingual environments, increase their revenue & profit by creating, developing and managing communications and perceptions through marketing communications systems, strategies and plans, both online & offline. I work with a variety of clients on a variety of projects. Some of the industries I worked with are Advertising & Public Relations Agencies, Entertainment, Nightlife, Sports, Events, Hotels, Hospitality, Food and Beverage Franchises, Restaurants, Travel, Tourism, Arts Centers, Nonprofit Organizations, Import/export Trading Houses, Real Estate, Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), Telecommunications, Biomedical and Hi Tech, across Canada (Calgary, Toronto, Vancouver & Mississauga), Europe, Dubai, Gulf Region & North Africa. If I sound like a professional you would like to work with then please feel free to connect here and on other social media platforms: Skype: MichaelNFrancis Twitter: @MichaelNFrancis Facebook: Michael.N.Francis Specialties: Marketing; Consulting; Marketing Strategy; Corporate Communications; Public Relations & Media Relations; Brand Management, Activation & Communication; Sports & Events Marketing & Communications; Sponsorship Marketing, Strategy Development & Negotiation; Event Management and Planning (e.g. Press conferences, Media events, Media Tours, FAM trips, Trade shows, Product launches, Corporate events, Promotional Events, Cause Related Events, Sports Events and Open houses); Community Relations; Social Media Marketing; Digital & Inbound Marketing

Interest

Social Media Marketing,  Digital Marketing,  Marketing Communications,  LinkedIn,  Organizing Corporate Events,  Traveling,  Meeting People, Experiencing Different Cultures,  Photography,  Scuba Diving,  Swimming, Motorsports,  Horse Riding,  Basketball, Soccer, Facebook, Twitter, Dubai, YouTube,  Marketing,  Connections, Michael N. Francis,  Toronto,  Canada,  Sports Marketing,  Media,  Press Writing,  Exhibitions, Business, Leadership,  Entrepreneurship,  InterNations,  United Arab Emirates, Google