RESUME                                                                                                                                                    


EDUCATION   

University of Texas, (Austin, TX)                                                                                                                                                                                                  2008 – 2012

·       Majored in Political Science with a concentration on International Relations

·       Minor in Spanish

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 

WildSpice Magazine, Los Angeles/New York                                                                                                                                                                            2013-present

Co-founder and Visual Director/Lead Designer

·       Weekly/Monthly management of site, including content, artist liaison, and event planning

·       Social media/marketing – concentrating on community engagement

·       UI research, and view analytics in order to retain readers at a higher rate

·       Graphic design (see Portfolio)

uShip.com Headquarters, Austin TX                                                                                                                                                                                             2012-2013

Account Manager, Carrier and Fleet Development

·       Developed campaigns/managed two employees to find pertinent carrier intelligence to better sales tactics/UI design

·       Managed over 500 carrier accounts for fleets/owner-operators

·       Telecommunicated with nearly 100 people per day

·       Sold logistical software to owner-operators within the logistic industry

International Center for Mental Health and Human Rights                                                                                                                                                     2011–2013           

Intern in Project Management and Event Planning

·       Assistant to the film director, and designer; created new product design

·       Event Planning: Negotiate prices with vendors in the production, food, and event industries

·       Persuade benefactors through fundraising events, letters, and personal phone calls to be long term donors

Paggi House, Fonda San Miguel                                                                                                                                                                                                    2011–2012

Hostess/Cocktail Server

·       First face to meet and greet over 200 customers a day with a positive, and inviting attitude

·       Answering and calling over 50 customers and/or vendors a day

·       Scheduling reservations, and coordinating events

·       Keeping a mental log of identities and locations of guests in a fast moving environment

HomeAway, Inc. Austin, TX                                                                                                                                                                                                            2009–2010

Intern, Global Initiatives Group

·       Supported Vice President, Global Growth initiatives in project managing all aspects of HomeAway's first broad reach marketing campaign, centered around the Super Bowl Spot

·       Created and maintained project timeline of deliverable deadlines

·       Researched and presented recommendation for Youtube contest best practices

·       Communicated with key vendors regarding project deliverables and account payables

Reviewed all components of campaign for brand and creative consistency

SKILLS

LANGUAGE:   Advanced Spanish speaker/writer, beginner French speaker

ARTS:  Digital Artist/Collagist. Published photographer (via EliteDaily.com and WildSpiceMag) Comfortable with both film/DSLR  (See Portfolio)

COMPUTER SKILLS: Graphic Design, basic HTML, Photoshop, Microsoft Office, PCs and Macs. Extremely Proficient with Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and Social Networking Sites (Tumblr, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, Wordpress, Wikis)