Extensive experience in creative marketing. Designed several email blasts, websites, direct mail, newsletters, brochures, collaterals. Well versed in Adobe applications i.e.Creative Suite & all Microsoft applications. I possess fine tuned written and communication skills, work great w/a team or on my own, have a gentle demeanor and a very energetic personality. Have a passion and good eye for design, enjoy marketing & creatively and successfully representing the companies I have worked for.
Portfolio Promo Pieces
3630 Pine Oak Circle #103 • Fort Myers, Florida 33916
To work in a stimulating energetic environment that will allow me to
creatively and successfully represent the company I work for due to my
extensive marketing experience, eye for design, management experience and strong work ethics.
Proficient in all aspects of Microsoft Office to include Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint as well as Adobe applications to include Acrobat, and Creative Suite CS 5.5. Experience and responsible for designing numerous direct mails, excellent writing, communication and creative skills. Have designed websites, e-blasts, newsletters, collateral materials, successful blogger, advertorial writer for publications such as the News-Press, Naples Daily News, Gulfshore Life, Gulfshore Homebuyer, Gulfshore Business, and have been responsible for in-house advertising.
Ringling School of Art & Design Bachelors Degree in Illustration
Parkway Central High School High School Diploma
Personal Assistant Phil Collins, P.A.
Premier Sotheby's International Realty
I am the right-hand person to my employer who is Broker Associate with Premier Sotheby's International Realty. I am responsible for maintaining his website to include writing content and blogs, responsible for promoting and marketing him so that he achieves maximum exposure in the luxury real estate market. Responsible for lead follow up, design eblasts and promotional material, brochures, well-versed in all aspects of CS5, Photoshop CS6, and Mac based programs. Assist in follow through with closings and listings and listing presentations.
Creative Marketing Manager The Chang Group, Inc. June 2011-August 2011
Real Estate Investment Firm Fort Myers, Florida
Responsible for direct mail including design and written content, generating and establishing new contacts mail lists, redesigning of company website, updating and managing current website, in charge of designing and sending out e-blasts to investors overseas as well as investors in the U.S., content writer for property videos for sale or for lease posted on YouTube or emailed to investor list, and responsible for writing blogs for site.
Content Writer (freelance) Tim Ryan, REALTOR® February 2011-present
Amerivest Realty Naples, Florida
Write 30-40 articles per week for website content and blogging purposes. Articles vary in subject with most real estate related and many pertaining to the history of Naples and surrounding area.
Part-time Administrative Assistant Larry & Mary Catherine White
July 2009-April 2010
Administrative Assistant responsibilities included managing database in Excel, updating and managing website, designed e-mail blasts and launched them on a monthly basis, coordinated contracts and listings, wrote copy for advertising and coordinated weekly advertising of properties in Naples Daily News, assisted in establishing new contacts generating letters to potential clients and customers.
Marketing & Public Relations West Bay Club Director November 2005-August 2007
Responsibilities included: Executive Assistant to VP of Sales and Marketing as well as worked closely with company’s advertising agency, coordinating ads and placement, approving ads, collaterals. Design in-house brochures, flyers, newsletters, write advertorials, design magazine ads, chamber ads, and website banners. Coordinate company events from start to finish. Coordinated airport duratran advertising at SWFL International Airport, deal with promotional company in purchasing promotional items for company, work with company interior design company on special incentives, assist preferred builders of West Bay Club in advertising through e-mail blasts to realtors, prospects. Deal with IT company that designed the RETA program (real estate prospect and client database) and responsible for the upkeep and follow through of traffic reporting for sales. Responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of company website. Assist receptionist when necessary to answer multi-lines and greet customers/clients.
Marketing & Public Relations The Jack Parker Corporation
Manager October 2002-November 2005
Ft. Myers, Florida
Responsibilities included: Worked closely with Sr. VP of company and advertising agency, coordinating ads & placement, approving ads, collaterals. Designed company website for Jack Parker Homes, as well as brochure for Jack Parker Homes. Wrote advertorials, press releases, designed magazine ads, chamber ads. Coordinated events, purchased promotional materials for company. Responsible for e-mail blasts to realtors, prospects, clients. Responsible for upkeep of corporate website.
Ringling School of Art & Design