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Social Media

Summary

Work experience

Nov 2009Present

News Editor - Web

Independent Television Network
Dec 2010Present

Social Media Director

CMB Events Group
Nov 2011Present

Head of Digital Media

Loops Solutions
At Loops Solutions, I'm overlooking our Digital Media team that manages over 40 different brands and businesses whose social media presence we maintain on the most prominent social networking platforms that are most relevant to their business and in their country or region. In addition, I carry out RnD as well as strategical implementations on our business and our clients'​ social media activities that includes various promotions and campaigns. I also contribute to the company blog as well as certain publications published by Loops. Being head of digital media at Loops also means that I help with hiring persons to our digital media team. If you've tried and tested digital or social media and is looking for your first real job in the industry or, you want to change your mundane digital media job to turn it into an exciting and fulfiling journy by joining one of the leading organizations in digital media in Sri Lanka, email me your CV at [email protected]
Jun 2013Present

Co-Manager

Google Business Group, Colombo
Planning. organizing and hosting GBG Colombo events with the rest of the team. Conducting workshops mainly related to Google products such as Google+ and Google apps.
Sep 2009Present

Co-founder, Digital marketing & Planning

Happenings Colombo
Planning events. Managing communities & correspondence. Working out the strategy for the digital marketing and promotions. Happenings Colombo was part of CMB Events Group during December 2010 - June 2011.

Education

B.Sc

Institute of Chemistry, Ceylon

New Media Workshop in the U.S.

Sharing the Knowledge

Other Activities - Music

References

Angelo Fernando

Angelo has extensive experience in bridging traditional and new media, internal and external communications.

He has an unusual blend of agency and media background. Managed corporate communications and branding.

He is also a thought leader, columnist and speaker on connecting the dots between PR, marketing, media and social media.

Suranga Priyashantha

I participated in a workshop in Social Media Marketing - the first ever SMM workshop in Sri Lanka, conducted by Suranga Priyashantha - a leader in eMarketing in the country.