Social Media, Broadcasting, PR, Entertainment, Music, Event Planning.
Marketing & PR Coordinator
Le Rouge Salon + Beauty Bar
B.A. in Advertising and Public Relations from Grand Valley State University. Putting my passion for communication and media to use, I've freelanced for several blogs, companies, and websites. I am a diligent worker whose goal it is to find the most efficient, effective, and creative ways to reach my audience.
"I never dreamed about success. I worked for it." - Estee Lauder
Freelance or remote work that let's me work from anywhere or working for a start up.
Le Rouge Salon, Spa & Boutique
August 2014 — Present
Part-time marketing coordinator for full service luxury salon and spa. Maintain all aspects of social media for the company, communicate with media outlets for promotional reasons, set up in store displays and signage, meet with owner and manager to design specials and promotions to attract more business to the salon.
Forever Twenty Somethings
April 2011 — May 2014
Contributing writer for website Forever Twenty Somethings. Wrote articles and posts dealing with post college life, relationships, and the job market for an audience of recent graduates or young professionals.
Social Media Intern
January 2012 — September 2012
Ran all social media for the Sure Sister organization. Discussed all dealings of fraternity and sorority life with organizations management and strove to improve the content of the blog, Twitter, and Facebook of Sure Sister.
Grand Rêve Public Relations and Advertising
September 2011 — February 2012
Assisted the owner in acquiring new accounts and maintaining relationships with clients. Wrote articles and web content, and updated social media.
Broadway Grand Rapids
January 2011 — April 2011
Assisted the Director of Marketing and Public Relations. Worked closely with the school program, bringing underprivileged students in the Grand Rapids area in to the city to see theatrical productions at a fraction of the cost or free of charge. Worked with donation request processing and press/media kits.
Grand Valley State University
Bachelor of Arts, Advertising and Public Relations
Graduated in 4 years with a degree in Advertising and Public Relations with an Advertising concentration.