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Marketing & Events Professional Seeking New Opportunities (Denver)

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education completed: masters

I am an educated and experienced professional seeking new opportunities for career growth. I have attached a redacted version of my resume below but would be happy to send the full resume to those who are interested in my services. Through my past success and personal paths, I have been fortunate to gain global experience in several international markets, including the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom. Working and studying while immersed in different cultures has given me insight into many facets of business and creativity. This has also allowed me to have an understanding of working with people from an array of diverse backgrounds.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Director of Marketing & Events 10/2015 – present
Savannah, USA
- Responsible for planning, developing, executing and overseeing marketing, events, and promotion initiatives for clients across the US.
- Developed entire marketing programs including website, SEO, budget and measuring matrix, marketing materials, email blast, events, direct mail, and trade show.
- Manage on-site events teams, social media contractors throughout the United States.
- Client relation management.
- Maintain an extensive catalog of client information, localized and national entertainment professionals, and media outlets.


Co-Chair/Festival Director 12/2018 – present
Savannah, United States
Serve as Co-Chair, leading overall function and direction of the festival.
Develop and lead festival themes and images.
Oversee and coordinate all festival logistics.
Oversight of Development.
Oversight of Entertainment/Outreach.
Oversight of Communications.


Communications & Marketing Director 12/2016 – 12/2018
Savannah, United States
Manage all communications, plan activities, and building external relationships with the organization's constituencies, including funders and the media.
Develop, implement, and evaluate the annual communications plan across various platforms (Web, SEO, Social Media, Radio, TV, Print, etc.).
Lead the generation of online content that engages audience segments and leads to measurable action.
Coordinate web-page design & maintenance.
Put communications vehicles in place to create momentum and awareness as well as to test the effectiveness of communications activities for the festival and all ancillary events.
Coordinate with DMO regarding tourism campaigns.
Direct photography for Festival and ancillary events.
Coordinate all signage at and around the festival and ancillary events.
Lead all DOE communication. Establish and direct sub-committee as needed.


Director of Communications 05/2018 – 11/2018 (Contract)
Savannah, USA
Social content creation, maintenance, and marketing for a federal congressional campaign.
Networking outreach to organizational endorsements, helping to make the candidate one of the most organizationally endorsed candidates of the 2018 term.
Successful in helping to increase voter turnout to the highest it has been in over 25 years.
Oversight of branding and marketing efforts.


Event Logistics Consultant 06/2016 – 11/2016 (Contract)
Palo Alto, USA
Successful execution for the conference - with an attendance of 75,000.
Management of conference badge scanning.
Work cross-functionally with onsite teams to ensure operations run smoothly.
Work with internal teams to ensure each aspect of the conference meets management standards.
Analyze, cross-reference and create spreadsheets for internal and external teams.
Work closely with directors to help maintain conference space allocation and meeting room assignments.
Measure, and report on conference implementation and results.
Create, maintain and monitor a positive onsite attendee experience.


Executive Marketing Consultant 08/2013 – 08/2015
Los Angeles, USA
Private marketing consulting to CEO.
Identifying and driving new efficiency and growth opportunities for campaigns.
Lead current major re-branding efforts and expansion into multiple aspects of new & creative business opportunities.
Monitor projects to help develop effective marketing efforts and creative public outreach.
Help build and hire creative and analytical marketing departments.
Creative team leadership, training and project management.


Regional Marketing & Events Coordinator 09/2013 – 01/2015
Los Angeles, USA
Social media management of multiple locations. (Increasing engagement over 400%)
Event conceptualization, management, and execution. (i.e. National Audio TECH Expo trade-show organization of 43 sponsors, 50 guest speakers, thousands of attendees, vendor parties, entertainment, and marketing).
Event sponsorship management, set-up, organization and lead generation (i.e. Live Nation's
HARD Summer Festival sponsorship with over 75,000 people in attendance and successfully bringing in 1,500 prospective student leads).
Organization and management of involvement in national trade shows. (i.e. NAMM, SXSW,
PotluckCon, AES in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York).
Ordering, distribution, and management of promotional materials.
Networking liaison between company, vendors and key partners.
Conduct market research to identify market competitive, requirements and opportunities to market programs current and future (products).
Create and manage regional brand awareness within Southern California.
Create and maintain fiscal year marketing plan & budget for the Los Angeles region.


Marketing & Social Media Consultant 03/2013 – 08/2013
Los Angeles, USA
Creative product photography. (Published by LA Times Online and Chicago Tribune Online)
Creative marketing services & research. (Ex: Product feature on Good Day Sacramento.)
Website content, product descriptions, social media development, and management.
Developed a stream of creative marketing concepts for the company to utilize for present and future endeavors.
Designed concepts for marketing, promotional and online materials.


Social, Events & Media Manager 07/2009 – 12/2012
Burleigh Heads, Australia
Developed a strong and visible social media presence while monitoring successes using consumer feedback, insights, and analytical tools.
Designed and implemented online marketing strategies.
The first point of contact for media channels, including social media, television, radio, and print.
Developed and managed online marketing campaigns to effectively drive traffic to social media pages and to create brand awareness.
Management of photography events in fashion, real estate, media, and corporate settings.


EDUCATION:
- Masters of Public Relations & Advertising 09/2010 – 11/2011
Robina, Australia - Accelerated Degree Program
- Masters of Communications & Journalism 05/2009 – 09/2010
Robina, Australia - Accelerated Degree Program
- Bachelors of Business Marketing & Digital Media 09/2002 – 06/2006


I do not currently live in the Denver area and would like to relocate here permanently. Thank you for taking the time to review my resume, I look forward to hearing from you!
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