Nathan Rothstein

Nathan Rothstein

Work History

Work History
Jan 2012 - Present

President

Project Repat

Turn your t-shirts into a t-shirt quilt. Over 35,000 custom tshirt quilts sold since June 2012. Featured in Inc, Fast Company, Boston Globe, Fox News, Huff Post, Today Show, Entrepreneur Mag. Member of Better Ventures 2012 accelerator class in San Francisco. B Corporation- Best for the World Award 2012, 2013. 

Jan 2011 - Oct 2011

Co-Founder and Director of Community Engagement

Swellr
Earned Media Campaigns, Managed consumer outreach, managed blog.swellr.com, created partnerships with teachers, PTAs and educated non-profits Masschallenge finalist. Swellr was featured in Forbes.com, GOOD, Bostinnovation, Somerville Patch, Lexington Minuteman, Lexington Patch, Andover Patch and the White House Blog
Jan 2010 - Dec 2011

Freelance Writer

Self-Employed

Wrote articles for GOOD Magazine, Next American City and True/Slant (acquired by Forbes) 

Jan 2009 - Dec 2009

Political Director

James Perry for Mayor
Created and Implemented Fundraising Plan Created website and social media strategy
Aug 2007 - Jan 2009

President

NOLA YURP Initiative
Co- founded organization and Served as the Executive Director Mission: To create a support network, to connect retain and attract young professionals from diverse backgrounds for a sustainable New Orleans Organization attracted more than 3500 members in two years

Education

Education
Jan 2002 - Jan 2006

B.A

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Member of the Honors College, Organized Alternative Spring Break Trip to NYC and taught class on Homelessness in cities

Skills

Skills

Proposal Writing

Policy Analysis

Philanthropy

Event Management

Spanish

Newsletters

Marketing Communications

Entrepreneurship

Grants

Research

Start-ups

Press Releases

Nonprofits

Public Policy

Social Entrepreneurship

Community Development

Media Relations

Strategic Communications

Social Marketing

Community Engagement

Public Relations

Program Development

Volunteer Management

Facebook

Community Organizing

Public Speaking

Guest speaker at Yale, Harvard, Umass-Amherst, Tulane, and Howard speaking on entrepreneurship and New Orleans recovery in post-Katrina New Orleans

Social Networking

Grant Writing

Event Planning

Community Outreach

Non-profits

Social Media

Fundraising

Blogging

Social Media Marketing

Earned Media