OVERVIEW

From social networking to blogging, consulting to analytics, graphics to presentations, I’ve created and managed both traditional and digital marketing campaigns for the last 7 years. I would love the opportunity to use the skills I’ve learned on the sales/consulting side combined with my interactive marketing expertise to help take your company to the next level!

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Mantic Games
Trade Sales – Jan 2015 to present

• Prospect new game store leads and generate new accounts in assigned region
• Manage and grow existing accounts and create opportunities for stores with new releases
• Demonstrate and pitch products in-person to consumers at company booth at game conventions

Illinois Center for Broadcasting
Instructor – Nov 2014 to present

• Teach college courses on Photoshop, WordPress website management, audio/video production
• Create and follow through on individualized lesson plans for students falling behind
• Advise and assist students in obtaining internships in both traditional and digital media industries

NextMedia360
Digital Marketing Manager – Jan 2011 to Nov 2014

• Managed all aspects of digital sales, marketing, and consulting for two Chicago market radio stations
• Interactive expert for NextMedia360.com specializing in video production & social media marketing
• Primary contact for websites, graphics, social media, and mobile for Star105.com & RockTheFox.com
• Responsible for interactive/digital sales & sponsorship goals of $15,000 – $20,000 per month
• Led management team regarding all online branding for launch of new radio station, 103.9 The Fox
• Conducted presentations and meetings showcasing company’s latest digital marketing solutions
• Supervised and created compelling content for weekly email/text blasts to listener databases

Matrix Broadcasting/Digity Companies (formerly NextMedia)
Afternoon Drive Host – Feb 2013 to Nov 2014

• Delivered daily engaging content on 103.9 The Fox reaching over 300,000 listeners weekly
• Hosted ongoing live community events to ensure proper image and promotional execution
• Assisted in production of local music show as well as producing national syndicated programming

JBTV Music Television
Social Media Manager – Aug 2012 – Mar 2013

• Photos and live coverage of events via Twitter and Facebook for Chicago music television show
• Sent email blasts to guests to ensure proper attendance and maintained/organized guest database
• Operated professional level digital camera to capture best possible shots per director’s request

Website Solutions US
Interactive Content Director – Aug 2009 to Sep 2010

• Lead company in digital sales and support for national clients of syndicated radio show
• Marketing campaigns included live video product placement, web banners & affiliate links
• Creating ongoing email marketing campaigns using Mailchimp, Constant Contact, & AWeber
• Managed 5 WordPress-based websites including writing compelling content, video & social media
• Demonstrated and pitched products to attendees at live trade shows (Health supplement industry)
• Supervised Interactive Services department with 4 employees reporting directly to me

Allant Group
Senior Client Services Coordinator – Jun 2007 to Aug 2009

• Dedicated technical support contact for Bank of America direct mail and telemarketing projects
• Quality control in projects which included troubleshooting any errors in process
• Participated in ongoing departmental meetings with Business Development team to grow accounts
• Traveled to deliver presentations to Bank of America risk team on project process flows

Experian Information Solutions
Business Analyst – Jun 2004 to Mar 2007

• Consulted with financial institutions on most effective criteria to use for pre-approved credit offers
• Dedicated technical support contact for Discover and Citi for direct mail projects
• Traveled to deliver presentations and training to both large and medium-sized clients
• Led team on process workflow improvements using Oracle system

EDUCATION

DePaul University
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Marketing

College of DuPage
Studies included Graphic Design & Business Management