Resume

As a marketing specialist with over ten years of experience working in large, international corporations that specialize in technical products and services, I utilize communication, technology and interpersonal skills to build marketing tools that meet and exceed goals.  I am proficient in the Adobe® Creative Suite software and highly-skilled in the Microsoft® Office Suite.

Skills Summary

  • Adobe® Creative Suite
    • Photoshop
    • InDesign
    • Illustrator
    • Acrobat X Pro
  • Hubspot Certified
    • Inbound
    • Hubspot
    • Hubspot Design
  • Camtasia Video Editing
  • Website Design and Content Management Systems
    • WordPress
    • Weebly
    • Wix
    • Sitebuilder
    • 1and1
  • Blog Management
  • SEO
  • Microsoft® Office Suite
    • Word
    • PowerPoint
    • Excel
  • Event/Trade Show Planning
  • Newsletter Communications
  • Surveying
  • Social Media Management

Professional Experience

Marketing Communications

  • Prepared and distributed product press releases and spotlight articles for various news outlets
  • Managed postal mail and email merges quickly and efficiently for important announcements
  • Surveyed contact lists as necessary for a variety of topics from product needs to program or event follow-up
  • Create professional presentations for board meetings or training events

Graphic Design

  • Photo, image and drawing editing using Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Business Card Design
  • Icon Development
  • Created and updated literature; catalogs, brochures, handouts using a 4-color process
  • Maintained the integrity of graphic standards set by corporate to ensure a uniformed look and feel for all marketing documents
  • Responsible for preparing product documentation designed in Europe for release in the United States
  • Coordinated with vendors for printing, technical writing and design
  • Managed document review procedures

Event/Trade Show Planning

  • Planned and executed trade show activities including presentations, displays, booth logistics and event follow-up
  • Coordinated lodging, transportation and meals for training events, group outings, team building activities, etc.
  • Managed shipping and logistics for equipment and supplies

Information Technology

  • Maintained information on company website using content management system
  • Partnered with software developer and product management team on a variety of projects to redevelop the structure and functionality of the company website to increase product awareness and sales
  • Designed and project managed a one of a kind product selection tool containing over 2,000 products for use by multiple audiences
  • Managed and maintained technical databases for product selection software

Customer Service/Data Entry

  • Maintained and entered sales orders received via fax and email
  • Coordinated with production for accurate shipping data
  • Ensured accuracy of shipping terms, condition pricing and delivery details
  • Communicated directly with customers and distributors regarding pricing or shipping issues

General Office

  • Prepared and distributors sales reports and metrics on a monthly basis
  • Participated in daily accounts receivable/payable activities
  • Maintained numerous CRM databases using SalesLogix, ACT!, SalesForce.com and Microsoft Access

Employment History

Freelance Marketing Specialist – September 2015-present

Envysion, Inc. – Louisville, CO
Digital Marketing Specialist, April 2014 to April 2016

Quest Integrity Group – Boulder, CO
Office Assistant/Marketing Specialist, July 2011 to October 2013

Schneider Electric – Dayton, OH
Marketing Specialist, 2005 to 2011
Customer Service Coordinator, 2004 to 2005
Receptionist, 2003 to 2004

Volunteer History

Blackhoof Bowmen Organization – Jamestown, OH
Website Designer, March 2014 to December 2016

Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Data Entry Assistant – Zoology Department – January-December 2014

City of Thornton “Break a Leg” Theatre Group
Graphics Team – April-August 2011

Champaign County Ohio, American Cancer Society Relay for Life
Luminaria PowerPoint Merge & Presentation – 2011 to 2013

Education

DeVry University – Cincinnati, Ohio
Bachelors of Science – Technical Sales & Marketing – 2007
Magna Cum Laude

Edison Community College – Piqua, Ohio
Associates of Applied Business – Computer Information Systems Technology – 2003