||Los Angeles, CA
||International Development Studies
APOLLO K. BLACKWOOD
O B J E C T I V E
To obtain a career utilizing communication skills combined with a strong work ethic and self-starter attitude. Special interests include Advertising, Marketing, and Personal Relations.
Univ. of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
â€¢ B.A., International Development Studies
â€¢ 3.3 GPA, Deans Honor List (2006)
â€¢ Conversational/Reading Spanish
â€¢ Windows & Mac Operating Systems
â€¢ Microsoft Office suite:
Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook
IMAGING SPECIALIST-THE CODING SOURCE, LOS ANGELES [JULY 10-PRESENT]
â€¢ Performing extremely detail-oriented inspections on thousands of electronic medical records to provide quality assurance and ensure any HIPAA violations are prevented.
â€¢ Envisioned the first internal slogan implemented for the imaging department.
â€¢ Appointed as Project Lead for on-going Quality Assurance checks and delivery of completed charts.
TEMP. ADMIN. ASSISTANT-ACCENTMARKETING, LOS ANGELES [APRIL 11-APRIL 11]
â€¢ Provided assistance in Account Services department doing media trafficking, expenses, & travel.
â€¢ Provided office support in maintaining cleanliness & organization. Aiding in preparation for various projects and presentations.
OFFICE ASSISTANT-UCLA NEUROPSYCHIATRIC INST., LOS ANGELES [SEPT 09-JUNE 100
â€¢ Executed office duties such as filing, scanning, and data entry with precision.
â€¢ Assigned to archive a diverse range of closed accounts, effectively clarifying any inconsistencies
COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT-UCLA FOWLER MUSEUM, LOS ANGELES [OCT 07-JUNE 09]
â€¢ Entrusted with delicate artifacts and effectively and continually reorganized storage spaces to accommodate for incoming and outgoing objects
â€¢ Independently completed extensive inventory project matching electronic records via database with physical records, accounting for any contradictions and losses.
MARKETING DIRECTOR-LAPU THE COYOTE THAT CARES THEATRE CO., [JUNE 09-JUNE 10]
â€¢ Executed introduction of wristbands, stickers, & posters, on top of traditional flyers, & t-shirts.
â€¢ Acted as personal liaison between company as well as other organizations in collaboration and recruitment of new members and took part in organizing direct marketing strategies
MARKETING COMMITTEE-MIGHTY MIC: BENEFIT CONCERT, UCLA [JAN 10-APRIL 10]
â€¢ Served on committee for completely student-run benefit concert with 1500 attendees to raise awareness and money for human rights violations in Democratic Republic of Congo.
â€¢ Appointed sole publicity coordinator for day of event, maintaining high visibility and effective strategies to round-up last minute concert attendees and sold all of our 1200 presale tickets.