Public Relations Practitioner
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Location: San Diego, CA, United States
School: University of Alabama
Field of Study: Public Relations, French and International Studies

Public Relations Practitioner

EXPERIENCE....

Anthropologie, Sales Associate July 2016- Present
• Maintain structure on the sales floor while building relationships with shoppers to create a personal brand experience
• Curating personalized looks for shoppers
• Encouraging sales through conversation and help

Undercover Printer, Public Relations and Marketing Assistant July 2016- Present
• Assisting the marketing team in building a brand identity for clients through targeted campaigns
• Develop content marketing strategies and tactics to expand business
• Webpage construction using proprietary software
• Gaining insight and familiarity with e-commerce and how to market online sellers via social media

The Tab, Fellowship May 2016-August 2016
• Wrote weekly articles for an online publication
• One story received about 1,500 shares on Facebook and my page currently has over 12,000 views

Project Health, Public Relations Coordinator
August 2014 – May 2016
• Served five hours per week advocating healthy lifestyle choices for students by creating and visual, written and verbal content
• Was elected as a public relations coordinator to create content for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and analyzed these platforms using propriety software
• Increased Twitter and Instagram following by approximately 24%



DMC Companies, Public Relations Intern May 2015 – August 2015
• Secured donors for monetary and product donations for a skateboard themed charity event
• Helped create content to advertise the event on social networking
• Edited and delivered press releases and media packages and verbally engaged with owners of local businesses to participate in the event
• Helped secure over $20,000 worth of product donation and raised $10,000 for the Children’s Hospital

DC’s Dancing Stars Charity Gala, Public Relations Intern May 2014 – August 2014
• Worked directly under the executive director in all planning, programing and media related tasks for a charity gala in Washington, D.C
• Attended meetings to secure donors
• Managed and edited webpage content using proprietary software and coding
• Acted as a liaison between sponsors and the executive director
• We raised over $300,000 for various D.C. charities and secured high-profile sponsors such as Chris Cooley from the Washington Redskins, Mike Hydeck from WUSA9, Enterprise and Koons Automotive

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT.....
EBay Campaign Development January 2016 – March 2016
The University of Alabama College of Communications
• Teamed up for a competition with the university and eBay to create and implement a campus-wide campaign
• Benefited my team by actively engaging in brain storm sessions, creating content for our campaign plan and proposal, and always being an enthusiastic team player
• Our team won the $3,000 prize for having the most successful and well-planned campaign

NASCAR Social Media Campaign Development August 2015 – November 2015
The University of Alabama College of Communications
• Worked with a group on a semester long project to develop a social media campaign and strategy for NASCAR
• Had the opportunity to present our proposal face-to-face with NASCAR’s public relations team

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