Laura Sheridan

Laura Sheridan

Summary

I am a highly-motivated individual, excelling in social media and communications. I am currently completing a postgraduate certificate in public relations at Humber College. I work well in group settings and in leadership roles. I enjoy a fast-paced working environment and I am always up for a challenge.

Interest

-Reading about the PR industry, the environment, politics and current events.

-My hobbies include skiing, yoga and writing.

Objective

To obtain an internship within the public relations industry by April 2011.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Present

Volunteer

Toronto Vegetarian Association

My duties include media relations and writing.

May 2009 - Sep 2010

Manager/ Bartender

The Franklin House

My role as a bartender and manager included: customer service, customer relations, promotions, administration and banking.

Mar 2008 - Aug 2009

Receptionist

Royal Lepage Meadowtowne

Oversaw calls and administritative work for over 120 representatives.

Education

Education
Sep 2010 - Present

Post-Graduate Certificate

Humber College

Skills

Skills

Administrative Skills

-Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint.

Social Media

-Active on various social media networks including Twitter, Facebook, FlickR and 4square. -Created a social media communications plan for BOOST Child Abuse Prevention and Intervention.

Certifications

Certifications
Jun 2003 - Present

Ontario Academic Scholar

Government of Ontario