Stephanie Porter

Stephanie Porter


  • Demonstrates initiative and able to work under limited supervision

  • Strong writing and computer skills

  • Able to conduct research thoroughly and effectively

  • Able to multi-task efficiently

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Reliable, open- minded and tenacious

  • Organized and devoted worker

  • Comfortable in public speaking environments through extensive presentation experience


To use my learned skills to contribute to the communications industry in either a full-time, full- time contract, or part-time position. I also hope to have the opportunity to develop new skills through experience and practical learning. 



Work History

Work History
May 2011 - Present

Marketing and Events Coordinator

Mackie Harley-Davidson

- Buys and creates advertisements for local media outlets- Plans and executes events at the dealership- Reaches out to local media by sending out e-mail blasts and press releases- Updates company website and social media sites regularly- Handles all sponsorship requests and community relations

Apr 2011 - Present


Big Brothers Big Sisters

- Practices skills in community relations by choosing potential sponsors and drafting sponsorship requests.

- Uses InDesign to create promotional material for the organization.

- Updates social media networks on a daily basis.

Mar 2011 - Mar 2011

Media Room Coordinator (Volunteer)

Canada Blooms Festival

- Checked in media representatives

·Assisted with live and taped coverage of the event

·Set up interviews with media and key spokespeople 

Jan 2011 - Feb 2011

Assistant Event Coordinator (Volunteer)

Niagara College Decadence Event

- Actively promoted the event to students and the community through

social media networks

· Designed promotional material for the event

· Assisted in preparing documents for media kit

· Assisted with media relations on the day of the event

May 2009 - Dec 2010

Water Billing Clerk

City of St.Catharines

- Handled inquiries and complaints pertaining to water billing as a customer service representative

- Gathered and organized data on the computer in Excel and Word programs

- Completed projects as delegated by my supervisor

May 2008 - Sep 2008

Marketing Assistant

Mackie Harley-Davidson

·Actively assisted in the planning and organization of motorcycle events

·Promoted dealership clothing and merchandise at local motorcycle rallies and functions

·Organized store contests for customers and staff



Social Networking

in both my personal and professional life, my experience in social networking is extensive. My current social networks include Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. I also blog in my spare time. 

Microsoft Office

Throughout my years in school,  have become proficient in all Microsoft Office programs including Excel, Powerpoint, and Word. 

Adobe Suites

I have experience in adobe suite programs including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.