YYZ Living Magazine
Account Manager / Editorial Assistance
May 2011 — October 2012
(Worked until office haitus)
Sourced potential media buyers and built strategic business alliances with YYZ Living Magazine partners while acting as the point of contact for ad and
media purchasers. Reporting directly to the magazine Editor-in-Chief
and publishers. Solicit and secure full page print ads through cold calling and face-to-face meetings from companies including: Strellson, Tommy Hilfiger
Fragrance, Fiji Water, Amarula, BCBG Max Azria Lundstrom, Rudsak, Volos, Mbrgr, Skyy Vodka, Essie, Stella Artois and Fashion Group International.
Point of contact for editorial auto, business, entertainment and tech print writers by email and phone. Pitched engaging print and digital story ideas. Liaised between editor-in-chief and publicists for editorial interviews.