R&S Marketing Consultants, LLC.
August 2009 — Present
R&S Marketing Consultants is a marketing consulting partnership that provides experienced marketing, public relations, communications, event management, content creation, strategies, communication plans, and social media to companies in Columbus, OH.
Some current and past clients include: King Gyros Greek Restaurant, Signature Wines, Jekyll & Hyde Salon, Watershed Distillery, ECAD LLC, The Small Business Beanstalk (The SBB) and Techployr.
• Assist with development and implementation of clients’ marketing, social media, media placement, public relations, strategies, marketing research, website content, event management, and communication plans.
• Responsible for managing and hiring of all Account Executives, Consultants, and Interns for the company.
• Increased sales for King Gyros Greek Restaurant by 20% via creation of all public relations/press releases, social media campaigns, collateral, events, and promotions.
• Create and coordinate events and campaigns for clients resulting in increased awareness, new customers, and increased sales.
• Write, Create, and distribute press releases, collateral, and media kits sent to local publications and local media, resulting in promotional articles (The Columbus Dispatch, Columbus CEO, Alive, 614 Magazine, Business First, Columbus Crave, Columbus Monthly, etc.) and on-air news pieces (10TV, ABC6 and Fox 28) for clients.
• Utilize social media on clients’ behalf to increase traffic to websites, grow customer bases, and promote events, resulting in increased sales and visibility.
• Marketing Contractor/Consultant in different roles for Abbott Nutrition, Nationwide Insurance, and Hondros College from May 2010 - December 2011.
• Created Intranet for Nationwide which is currently used by 12 different departments to integrate their communication, and streamline their project management.