Nicholas Tusa

Nicholas Tusa

Work History

Work History
May 2014 - Oct 2014

Social Media and Publicity Coordinator

Agency Glow

Constructed and executed social media calendars for international brands Creatures of Leisure, OTIS eyewear, and Athletic Recon. 

Coordinated approvals and positioning of creative materials with clients. 

Developed editorial calendars targeting future media opportunities. 

Utilized social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and blog) to initiate B2C conversation and tracked progress.

Oct 2011 - Mar 2012

Public Relations Intern

Fresh Clean Media

Organized and released press kit materials for promotion of client album releases.

Contacted talent and members of the press to set up interviews, organize events, and maintain relationships.

Archived materials, print and digital, of clients in order to record & maintain up-to-date services.

Sep 2010 - Jun 2013

Creative Marketing Vendor

Fox Searchlight

Analyzed demographics from focus groups for current slate of feature films.

Maintained accounts received and paid to ensure payments were made on time.

Production assistant for “Beast’s of the Southern Wild shoot” at LACMA.

Assisted in the coordination, filming and post production ensuring quality and film standards were met at events.

Aug 2009 - Jun 2010

Strategic Coordinator

SB Media Group

Designed media campaigns for clients Santa Barbara Zoo and Opinstage.com directed at University area.

Communicated with clients to ensure their goals and our vision for campaigns were aligned and executed efficiently.

Produced content for the Santa Barbara Zoo as a scriptwriter in commercial and as a copywriter for Opinstage.com marketing campaigns. 

Sep 2007 - May 2008

Public Relations Intern

DRIVEN Public Relations

Executed coverage for key client, ZERO motorcycles, during major client press road tour in DC Chicago, Colorado and California territories from inception to follow-up.

Drafted and edited press releases for clients; Zero Motorcycles and NADAguides.com.

Pitched media through both e-mail and cold calling on a daily basis.

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Photoshop

Hootsuite/TweetDeck

Social Media

Microsoft Suite

Illustrator

Cision