Interest

  • Social Media
  • Travel and foreign cultures
  • Sports, especially soccer and golf

Related Volunteer Experience

Awards Gala Volunteer, Canadian Marketing Association           Nov. 2010

Toronto, ON

  • Worked directly with CMA staff to coordinate 2010 Awards Gala. Guests of the evening included executives from Canada’s marketing industry. Tasks included informing and liaising with guests, ensuring a fantastic time was had by all patrons
  • Over 1500 attendees were present at the event—a huge success

Orientation Week Facilitator, Carleton University         Sept. 2005, 2006, 2007

Ottawa, ON

  • Worked with Carleton peers to organize various events for new Carleton students
  • Required strong interpersonal skills, a constantly sociable attitude and the ability to work well with team members

Summary

Currently in the second semester of Humber College's Graduate Certificate: Public Relations program. I'm a PR practitioner in training, with a keen eye for detail and an outgoing personality.

Some quick details on me:

·Enjoy working in a team environment or independently

·Experienced in Social Digital Media communications and applications

          (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn)

·Fluent in conversational French

·Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel),

          Adobe Photoshop

·Excellent written communication skills

·Driven and determined, with strong leadership abilities

·Strong customer service abilities

Thank you for taking the time to review my online portfolio-- I hope you like what you see.

Education

Education

Work History

Work History

Awards Gala Clerk

Canadian Marketing Association
  • Tasks included receiving, organizing and categorizing over 700 submissions for the 2007 CMA Awards 
  • Gained extensive knowledge of advertising and marketing industries

ESL Language Instructor

Pagoda Language Institute
  • Designed lesson plans for six classes each day and instructed children from 5-17 years of age with varying degrees of English proficiency (minimal to advanced knowledge)
  • Job required creativity, patience and dedication to enable students to not only have fun but also progress in their English speaking abilities. Received accolades from school’s senior director, colleagues and parents

Pro-Shop Manager / Customer Service Representative

Bathurst Glen Golf Course

With golf season just around the corner, I will be returning to Bathurst Glen Golf Course as a Pro-Shop Manager / Customer Services Representative. I worked at Bathurst Glen from March 2010 - November 2010, and have been invited back this year. 

As Pro-Shop Manager, I supervise up to four staff members. Other responsibilities include:

  • final monetary counts (closing cash registers at the end of each day)
  • opening / closing golf course and driving range
  • organizing tournaments
  • providing excellent customer service to course patrons
Sep 2010 - Jan 2011

Promotions Team Leader

PUMPED! Marketing
  • Marketed and promoted various clients’ products at PUMPED! Marketing site
  • Led teams of up to five employees in customer engagement and interaction (answering questions, informing consumers)

Skills

Skills

Conversational French

Studied French throughout childhood as immersion student. Subsequent French studies in high school and university. During my years in Ottawa I worked as a waiter, and my French speaking abilities were constantly put to use.