Seasoned communication, sales and marketing professional who works well as a leader and a team player in a variety of arenas. Exceptional writing, editing and public speaking skills complement an unmatched work ethic to reach goals and get the job done.
EXPERIENCE: Account Executive, Ricoh Business Solutions
Rhode Island (May ••••• - December •••••)
Territory account manager for Rhode Island with duties including customer retention, new business development and strategic account management.
Created customized B2B solutions with sales of document management hardware and software products as well as network/IT support and services.
Sales/Marketing, Hessler Worldwide
Boston/New England Region (November ••••• - April •••••)
Generated $•••••,••••• in B2C inventory sales over •••••month period.
Established strong image for company through disbursement of promotional materials.
Rhode Island Content Producer/Editor, ••••• Providence, RI (July ••••• - October •••••)
Managed and coordinated coverage for national high school sports websites Rhode Island state site.
Wrote game articles, feature stories and blogs, took photos, edited copy and laid out completed content on the site.
Promoted site via distribution of marketing collateral, intro letters to coaches and athletic directors and utilized Facebook and Twitter by posting links to fresh content on the site.
Sports Editor, North Adams Transcript
North Adams, MA (January ••••• - March •••••)
Reported, edited and paginated sports section for 6,•••••circulation, six-day daily newspaper in Berkshire County.
Planned and designed seasonal •••••page magazine-style sections on local sports.
Coordinated and assigned weekly schedules for sports reporters and photographers for local sports coverage.
EDUCATION: Franklin Pierce University, Rindge, NH
Bachelor of Arts (cum laude) - Broadcast Journalism (May •••••)
ACHIEVEMENTS: Marlin Fitzwater Scholarship for Excellence in Mass Communication
Helped raise $6,••••• for Katrina Relief at campus TV station telethon