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Company: USA Track and Field
USA Track &
Field, the National Governing Body for track
& field, long-distance running and race
walking, is seeking a motivated web developer
to program and integrate New Media and
interactive technologies into the current
USATF Website, www.usatf.org,
and provide back-end program support to the
database-driven portions of the site. Based in
Indianapolis, the position will help lead
USATF’s Web presence, attracting Website
traffic and serving our customers.
candidate will be highly organized,
enthusiastic, and open to multiple viewpoints
and will creatively apply technologies to
USATF’s Web site to further our direct
outreach with fans and customers. Direct
experience with Kentico’s content management
system will be strongly considered.
- Hands on
development and coding experience is
required, primarily in ASP.net, C#,
will be part of the daily responsibilities
develop, and support object oriented web
services and web based applications to be
used in a high-use production environment
- Would work
within our CMS (Kentico) to extend and add
develop and enhance the database-driven
portions of the site, modifying as needed
and identifying the needs of USATF
departments in this area
security of the site, including e-commerce
lead the migration of existing code to a
new database-driven Web site and programs
- Would report
to the lead Internet Application
Developer, and would work closely with the
Web Applications Manager and Internet
degree in Computer Science or Information
Systems or related field is desired, but
Associate degree with 2+ years of
experience, or 4+ years of on-the-job
experience will be considered
- Must be
proficient in the following: ASP.NET
WebForms (C#), Transact SQL, HTML, CSS,
Experience with ASP Classic (VBScript) is
using Visual Studio 2010
with Microsoft Office applications is
using source control, and working with a
team is a plus
ability to create and manage relational
databases, including Microsoft SQL Server
and Microsoft Access
in maintaining and troubleshooting Web
servers (Windows/IIS platform experience
with the ability to work with limited
communication skills, both written and
ability to work with various departments
and organizational constituents
accepting applications until the position is
filled. No phone inquiries. Please mark all
correspondence with "Web Developer"
and send your resume, including links to Web
sites demonstrating work product to:
USATF is an
Equal Opportunity Employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
national origin, gender, age, handicap,
veteran status, or other protected classes.
USATF encourages minorities and women to
Director of Associations
USA Track and Field
USA Track &
Field (USATF) is seeking an individual to
serve as Associate Director of Associations.
This person will report to the COO and will
create and execute programs, services, and
initiatives that provide USATF members,
sanctioned events, member clubs, and local
Associations with a positive experience with
USATF and the sports of track & field,
long distance running, and race walking.
assignments may include:
- Oversee a
department that develops and implements
programs and services offered to a wide
range of constituent groups:
including Masters athletes; individual and
club members; and sanctioned event
- Prepare and
review budgets for the Associations
department; assist in preparation of
various committee budgets.
Office liaison to the Associations,
Organizational, Masters Track & Field,
and LDR Committees and the Club, Cross
Country, and Mountain/Ultra/Trail
- Direct the
planning of the Associations Workshop.
- Work closely
with the Events Department in the planning
and implementation of Club, Cross Country
and Mountain/Ultra/Trail events.
bachelor’s degree is required;
master’s degree preferred.
- At least 5
years experience in the Olympic sports
movement or related sports environment
with a background in event management or
athletic programming preferred. Past
experience in Masters sports is preferred
and a working knowledge of USATF programs
is a plus.
with a volunteer base is a plus.
job experience in an office environment
managing information, preparing reports
and working with budgets, and handling
customer inquiries and other
knowledge of Microsoft Office software,
including Word, Excel, and Access.
- Ability to
communicate clearly and effectively and
handle conflict resolution in a
- Ability to
organize information and present it in a
clear and concise manner.
- Ability to
manage a number of projects and handle
large amounts of quantitative and
- Must be able
to travel away from home for extended
commensurate with experience.
accepting applications until the position is
filled. No phone inquiries. Please
mark all correspondence with "Associate
Director of Associations" and send your
USA Track &
Human Resources Department
132 E. Washington St., Suite 800
Indianapolis, IN 46204
or Fax: 317-261-0514
or E-mail: Patty.Hogan@usatf.org
USATF is an
Equal Opportunity Employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
national origin, gender, age, handicap,
veteran status or other protected classes.
Deer Meadow Blvd. Streetsboro OH, 44241
obtain a job in the sport business field
of Mount Union graduate in December of 2012
of the Arts: Major in Sport Business with a minor in
Juice and Smoothie Bar: May 2009 - August 2012
customer orders and balance register bank. Preparation
of food and smoothies for customers. Maintain inventory
levels of all food and dining items. Train new hires.
M. Fumich M.D., Inc.: May 2011 - December 2012
billing information into accounts receivable.
Responsible for disposing of old records in accordance
to their retention policy. Answer phones and file
Sport Sales Workshop & Job Fair: February 10, 2012
trained to sell tickets by ticket sales representatives
from all over the country.
Aeros: August 25, 2011 – September 1, 2011
in promotions. Took tickets in the box office through
the ticket window and the computer. Worked in sales in
the team store. Helped children in the fun zone.
Cleveland Sports Commission: April 2011
Women’s Gymnastics Championships- Helped with team
locations and security. Communicated with team managers
to ensure events ran smoothly.
Cleveland Sports Commission: February 2011
Sports Awards- Distribute and collect auction hand-held
devices. Collected winning bidder’s funds.
the two main T.V. shows at the station which were All
Bets Are Off with Bruce Drennan and Chuck’s Last Call
with Chuck Galeti. Their shows were filmed at the
station and also at Progressive Field for almost every
Cleveland Indians home game. Also edited videos and
graphics for the shows.
Sports & Events –
Current road race intern
in practices and meets as captain of high school cross
country team. Received honors in 1st team
All-P.T.C., Most Valuable Player, Horizon Award, and
Plain Dealer Athlete of the Week. Ran in regional’s
three out of the four years of high school track.
200 Langhorne Lane Apt. #B
Lynchburg, VA 24501 E-m
Posted December 10, 2012
#3, San Francisco, CA 94118 415.606.1498 ¤ firstname.lastname@example.org
RCP Events, Inc.
RCP Tiburon Mile Open Water Swim
Mar. 2003 – Mar. 2005, Jan. 2006 – Dec.
2007 & Apr. 2009 – Present
Director of event production and logistics.
Oversee all event operations including venue,
registration, marketing, volunteers and special
events. Play director role in all event
operations, publicity and marketing strategies,
materials, event permits and recruitment and
coordination of elite athlete travel, hospitality
and event volunteers. Lead role in public
relations, event advertising and promotion. Manage
a staff of four and committee of 15 in
coordination of over 200 event volunteers, venue
set-up and production and registration of 1,000
swimmers. Supervised production/editing of the
Comcast Sports Net video broadcast.
Special Olympics International
2011 World Summer Games- Athens, Greece
Sport Resource Team
Dec. 2009 – Present
Recruited as Technical Delegate for the 2011
World Games Open Water Swim in Greece, June 25,
2011 - July 4, 2011. Assisting in the coordination
of the first ever official Special Olympics open
water swimming event in Special Olympics
competition. As part of the Sport Resource Team,
assist in the promotion and implementation of open
water swimming as an official sport within
programs offered at Special Olympics
Pacific Sport Events and Timing
2009 Honolulu Marathon
2011 + 2012 Nike Women’s Marathon
Dec. 2009, Oct. 2011 & 2012
Assist with registration, packet pick up and
registration solutions at the Honolulu Marathon
and Nike Women’s Marathon Event Expos. Set up
and manage timing mat systems at the Nike Women’s
Marathon. Assist timing staff in the execution of
race timing and logistics throughout race weekend.
Sustainable Sports Foundation
Marin Triathlon and Marin Half Marathon
June 2012 – Present
Work with event staff in soliciting and
securing sponsors for both the Marin Triathlon and
Marin Half Marathon events. Manage registration
activities including packet pick up and
registration solutions. Assist staff in the
execution of race logistics throughout race
Special Olympics Northern California
Pleasant Hill/San Francisco, CA
Director of Special Events
Mar. 2005 – Aug. 2012
Managed production logistics for fundraisers
including The Celebrity Winterfest Corporate Ski
Challenge, The RCP Tiburon Mile Open Water Swim
(2006-2006), The Spirit of the Season Black Tie
Gala, Silicon Valley Golf Classic and The Olympic
Club Golf Tournament. Controlled budgets for all
mentioned events up to $350,000 per event.
Co-produced 2007 and 2008 Summer Games Opening
Ceremonies featuring Katherine McPhee (2007) of
Smash and American Idol, country star Collin Raye
(2008) and 1500 Athletes. Managed the procurement
of over 200 auction items and donations for each
event including packages valued at $10,000 to help
raise over $1,500,000 for Special Olympic
Programs. Promoted fundraising efforts for the
organization through multiple events,
competitions, pledge campaigns, collateral and
matching gift programs.
Sam Leftwich Events, LLC
San Francisco, CA
Mar. 2008 – May 2008
Assisted with the coordination of all event
logistics in production of the Arthritis
Foundation Walk in San Jose. Provide support in
the recruitment and management of volunteers,
walkers, vendors and sponsors. Created and managed
detailed event timeline to assure event chairs
were on task
June 2005 - September 2006
Work with a team of four in production of the
Presidio Relay & 5k and the Run to Remember 5k
& 10k. Management of event operations included
securing permits, venue set up, registration
logistics, marketing, and volunteer coordination.
International Management Group (IMG)
San Francisco, CA
2001 – 2002 Events
Obtained and maintained sponsorship agreements
with businesses and corporations. Aided in the
preparation and editing of event advertising
materials. Played key role in grass roots
marketing campaign to increase ticket sales.
Responsible for the coordination of the Tournament
Pro-Am event. Prepared demographic reports for
management and sponsors.
Recreational Sports Department
University of San Francisco, CA
Director of Outdoor Adventure Programs
July 1999 – May 2001
Managed all outdoor adventure events and
programs. Responsible for production of annual
trip and staff schedules. Responsible for program
marketing to both the students and members of the
USF Recreation Center. Prepared training manuals
and schedules for a staff of 25 students.
Recreational Sports Department
University of California
at Santa Barbara
Publicity and Marketing Director
Sep. 1996 – June 1999
Held various positions of increasing
responsibilities entering as an intramural event
supervisor, promoted to the publicity and
marketing staff and in my second year, promoted to
acting publicity and marketing director. Led a
team in the management, organization and
production of special events including numerous 5k
and 10k walk/run events. Supervised a staff of ten
in execution of advertising strategies.
LEADERSHIP & EDUCATION
University of California at Santa Barbara
University of San Francisco
RRCA Coaching Certification Program
University Award of Distinction, 1999;
Recreational Sports Award, 1999.
Masters degree, Sports & Fitness
RRCA Running Coach Certified, 2012
1999 – Present
1995 – 1999
Pacific West Athletics Triathlon and Run Teams
UCSB Women’s Collegiate Water Polo Team; UCSB
Women’s Lacrosse Club
Marathon Running, Swimming, Cycling, Triathlon,
James J. (Joe) Laughlin
3112 Magnolia Street
PO Box 400
Zolfo Springs, FL 33890
407-463-7785(c) email@example.com www.J7Sports.net
Posted August 3, 2012
Qualified in: • Sports Event Management • Sports Coaching & Officiating • Events Announcing
To obtain a professional position in which a strong background in personnel management and training,
use of modern technology, coaching of athletes, officiating various sports, and large and small event
management will work in tandem with local corporate goals for success.
Areas of Expertise
● EVENT MANAGEMENT & CONSULTING
● SPORTS TECHNOLOGY
● PUBLIC ADDRESS ANNOUNCER
● ATHLETIC DIRECTOR
● J7 Sports Event Management - 1975 to present - consultation/administration of road races, track meets, & cross country runs
○ Road race administration, promotion, & management, computer timing & scoring
○ Cross Country running – meet management and planning
○ Track & Field – meet planning & management, computer timing and scoring
○ PA Announcer – from press box / table or reporting live while roving between events
○ 40 to 50 events managed /year
● Sports Official - USATF, FHSAA - 1975 to present
● FLRunners.com CC Invitational - 2009 to present - events announcer
● Florida Senior Games - 2005 to present - local events timer/scorer
● Florida Law Enforcement Games - 2004 to 2008 - events planner and results coordinator
● ESPN Wide World of Sports – official for cross country and track & field, contract event announcer
● Athletic Director, Assistant - 1990 to 1994 - Lyman High School, Longwood, FL
● Coach - cross country and track & field - 1977 to 1986 - Lake Brantley HS, LHS
1. J7 Sports Event Management – Longwood, Florida – August, 1975 to present - Event planning, electronic scoring & timing
2. Oak Park Middle School - Leesburg, Florida - March, 2010 to June 2010 - Classroom teacher – grade 6 integrated science
3. Winter Park HS Ninth Grade Center – Orlando, Florida – January, 2010 to February, 2010 - Classroom teacher – integrated
4. Ocoee Middle School – Ocoee, Florida – August, 2008 to June, 2009 - Classroom teacher - grade 6 grade life science
5. Lawton Chiles Middle School – Oviedo, Florida – August, 2000 to June, 2007 - Classroom teacher, coach
6. Jackson Heights Middle School – Oviedo, Florida – August, 1999 TO July, 2000 - Classroom teacher, coach
7. The Geneva School – Fern Park, Florida – August, 1997 TO July, 1999 - Science department chairman
8. Lyman High School - Longwood, Florida - September, 1982 TO August, 1997- Teacher / Coach / Assistant Athletic Director
● B.A. Science Education, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
● A.A. Education, Seminole Community College, Sanford, FL
References available upon request
Lanark Road #7 • Brookline, MA 02445 • (617)
543-2228 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Feb. 24, 2012
motivated, energetic professional with
experience in planning, promoting, executing, and
evaluating events. Proven
ability to multitask without sacrificing accuracy;
thrive in a fast-paced environment and work well under
Windows XP, Internet E, Chrome/Google
Areas of strength:
Organization & Prioritization
Oral & Written Communications
Solutions Building/Problem Solving
Staff Training & Delegating
Marketing & Promoting
Fluent in Spanish/English
fundraising events for numerous marathon team charity
Liver Foundation Marathon Team, Boston Medical Center-
Marathon Team, Patriots Foundation Marathon Team, and
MSPCA Animal Shelter.
activities and events including
Ragnar Relay 2010, 100 on 100 Miles Relay-VT 2010, Super Hero 5K-MA 2011, Down and Dirty Muddy
Run-PA 2010, and Cambridge 5K 2011 Select Race.
teams, purchased uniforms and costumes, communicated
with teams through email, and chose race day and
Cultivated relationships promoted and secured
sponsorships with major vendors including Active.com,
SONY, and Point Plus Real State.
Half Marathon 2010-Woman's 3rd Place
Rally 5K 2011-Woman's 1st Place
Hero 5K 2011 Referral Program-2nd Top Referrer and Best
and Fastest Team
Sponsored Athlete (selected to assist with promoting
SONY Walkman and 5 race events)
Qualified , Member of the Boston Running Center
Coordinator and Event Planner of The Cambridge
My Fit Pup, Boston, MA, 2008 to Present
day to day operations including sales, marketing,
scheduling, invoices, and payments.
client base from 5 to 30 within one year and accelerated
sales to $100,000 in 2010 and 2011.
Created an advertising campaign which
relied on grassroots relationships and a proactive
approach to various vendors and businesses.
established budgets in which both expectations and goals
VSM Law, Boston, MA, 2007 to 2008
from Legal Secretary to Paralegal within 5 months of
applications, petitions, letters, and affidavits;
coordinated filing of applications and petitions.
in Business Communication, Harvard Extension School
Coach Certification Lev el 1,
Instructor level 3 , Beverly, MA 1997
Brick, New Jersey 08724
to promoting corporate interests across sales,
operations, employees, constituents and other vested
parties. Applied sound judgment and knowledge to a wide
spectrum of major programs, as well as high profile and
national interest situations, then pursued appropriate
actions to affect positive organizational outcomes.
Adept in building rapport and skillfully interacting
with the highest levels of senior leadership, and
effective in negotiating multiple agendas to accomplish
decision-making and action.
strong fiscal and operational discipline in building and
leading functionally focused teams, while prudently
managing capital assets. Promoted the value of people
development and maximized the use of high technology
solutions, including social media, to improve
performance at various levels within organizations.
Outstanding record of success in strategic planning,
operations, policy development, and other high profile,
enterprise wide performance
improvement activities. Top
Secret security clearance with SCI access.
MANAGER - ITT Systems Corporation, Camp Arifjan,
of Operations for the largest vehicle repair and
maintenance facility on Earth
Director for $452 Million of contracted services
associated with equipment worth over $2 Billion
a Staff of 38 who coordinate the service activities of
4,100 people who move, repair, maintain, and store over
8,000 vehicles and equipment annually in a highly
complex, dynamic, and physically challenging
plan, schedule, and execute, directives from higher
headquarters for the allocation of over 10,000 items of
rolling and non-rolling logistics assets in support of Middle East and Department of the Army level objectives.
activities among Logistics, Quality
Assurance, Property Management, Physical Security,
Information Technology Services, Safety, Health, and
Environmental programs within the over-all program
requirements to resources and coordinate on-time and
cost effective delivery of services and products. Also
coordinate $100M warehouse operations that support
local, Theater, and Department of the Army level
STAFF LIAISON OFFICER -
US Army, San
Antonio, TX, and Miami, FL
2006 to 2010
Army South Commanding General’s
personal representative to US Southern Command
Colonel hand-picked by the Commanding General of US Army
South ( in San Antonio, TX ) to be his full-time
representative at US Southern Command Headquarters ( in
Miami, FL ).
in decision making regarding planning, programming, and
conducting, over 600 Department of Defense events per
year in the Caribbean, Central America, and South
America, with over $750 Million in funding.
comprehensive knowledge of numerous operational
strategic objectives and insured that these objectives
were achieved through various high profile programs.
timely and accurate evaluations were reported to the
highest levels of military command.
MILITARY SUPPORT, NATIONAL SCOUT JAMBOREE
Army, Fort AP Hill, VA
2004 to 2006
of Operations leading a
1,700+ person support team responsible for planning and executing a month
long world class event
Colonel hand-picked by 2-Star Deputy Commanding General
of First US Army and charged with leading a team of 15
planners who coordinated all activities for 1,700 people
who supported 50,000
daily attendees to the 2005 National Boy Scout Jamboree.
Led a top to bottom assessment of missions, strategies,
operations, personnel, security, and programs, required
to insure the efficient and smooth conduct of numerous
activities in an operationally intense environment.
Directed support activities throughout the planning,
execution, and recovery phases of the event.
broad policies, budget impacts, forecasts, and programs
in direct alignment with overarching “corporate”
policies, objectives and goals.
Translated ideas into well-functioning programs
the distinction as an ombudsman in engaging senior
leadership, as well as subordinate team leaders,
in “what if” discussions and offering
new/different perspectives and “big picture”
viewpoints that were well received and acted upon.
and implemented a management structure and processes
that made best use of human capital and infrastructure
ENGINEER – University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 1996
of select 5-person professional extension program
staff at the University of Vermont
extensive training in World Class Manufacturing
techniques including Continuous Process Improvement,
Lean Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Six Sigma,
Statistical Process Controls, Kanban, Theory of
Constraints, Single Minute Exchange of Die, Just in
Time/Zero Inventories, Cellular Manufacturing, Activity
Based Cost Accounting, Replenishment, Good Manufacturing
Practices, Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point,
Electronic Data Interchange, and Barcoding Systems.
numerous profit improvement systems for a variety of
manufacturing companies ranging in size from $1M
to $100M. Improved manufacturing profitability
using one or more state-of-the-art techniques for cost
cost savings programs and delivered presentations to
the implementation of cost savings programs.
ISO 9000 Quality Auditor and OSHA experience.
$1.5 Million manufacturing business.
Filaments Inc., Burlington, VT
1994 to 1996
Manager for $45M market leader in specialty monofilament
for management of all
raw materials and finished goods for the world leader in
monofilament bristle manufacturing.
Managed over 2 million pounds of plastics
barcode-based material tracking system that resulted in
significant cost reductions.
inventory reduction techniques that resulted in
significant cost reductions.
for international shipping and receiving of Full
team of 3
Supervisors and 12 Union employees responsible for 24/7
Computer, Inc., Mahwah, NJ
1990 to 1994
of software company specializing in Electronic Data
Electronic Data Information products to vendors of
Fortune 500 companies including Wal-Mart, Sears and
company from $500K to $5M in sales in 4 years.
supply chain management software tools that incorporated
barcoding, count, and accounting information for
information exchange between retailers, vendors, and
ahead of peers through a series of leadership positions
of increasing responsibility during 10 years of Active
Duty military career within organizations ranging from
tactical units (150+) to large organizations (10,000+).
Demonstrated outstanding effectiveness in
planning, allocating, and managing, capital assets and human
resources in high-profile operating environments in the
U.S. and Europe. Key
highlights of leadership roles:
as youngest, lowest ranking, Commander of an Artillery
Battery (Company) in Germany.
as Nuclear Weapons Surety Officer in charge of 150
nuclear weapons for the 3rd Infantry Division with
responsibility for security, maintenance, and operations
training of personnel.
while the most junior member of 11 person management
team, to manage all course data used for annual funding
and scheduling of 120 high school level to post graduate
level academic programs involving 2,000+ instructors and
40,000+ students at
the US Field Artillery School (second largest
school in US military ).
Swimmer and Triathlete
of Science Degree, Engineering –
U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York
– U.S. Army Command & General Staff College
customer service agent, eager to help customers achieve
their goals. Organized and able to prioritize and manage
demands on time. Takes initiative, meets deadlines, and
works well with others. Possesses communications and
problem solving skills.
N’ SOLE SPORTS,
IL Sept. 1998-
Train and supervise hourly employees in customer
Responsible for selection
and purchasing of footwear and apparel
footwear, apparel & equipment needs of
Collaborate with customers to provide
goods and services for individual needs
Army National Guard
Public Affairs Specialist and Radio Operator
Wrote home town
press releases for soldiers being deployed
Designed and edited internal publication for
Set up and maintained battlefield communications
during annual training
Covered school sports,
board policy, and community business
Assisted with design layout and
took accompanying photos
Charleston, IL graduation May 2012
sTATE uNIVERSITY Normal,
Mass Communications May, 1995
Track & Field, Level I
Federation of Interscholastic Coaching Education (NFICEP)
High School Association (IHSA)
Clinic Illinois Marathon Champaign,
IL April 2011
Helped create Busey Youth Run course
Marketed and promoted event
Helped with day of race management
County Freedom Celebration Youth Run Champaign,
Organize volunteers on course to ensure
Helped with day of race management (Race
1018 Fribourg Street
Mobile, Alabama 36608
for Marketing/Sales position with flexible work
schedule, traveling opportunities open to exchange of
ideas, progressive, innovative and flexible to capture
the customer changing preference
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Management team as Coordinator of Residential
Service in charge of four shifts and 96 employees.
Supervised Assistant Coordinator of Residential
Service, Residential Data Coordinator, Residential
Support Supervisor, Lead Residential Supervisor, Lead
Residential Instructor, and Residential Instructors.
Participated in Interdisciplinary Training
Committee, Instructional Support Review Committee, and
Toilet Training Committee.
Communicated relevant information to all
Development of and assistance to staff to
implement model clinical initiatives to equip direct
care with new competencies including incidental
teachings of language, IEP & ISP
Monitored residential homes and oversaw efficient
Oversaw administrative disciplinary actions and
provided incidental feedback to staff
Reviewed job applications, interviewed, drug
screen, hired and trained residential staff
Worked with kids with cognitive delays as well as
unique and challenging behaviors
Worked as a Qualified Developmental Delay
Trained in individual personal outcome
Conducted internal incidental investigations on
possible abuse, negligence, mistreatment, medication
Professional Crisis Management for since February
2007 through Professional Crisis Management Association
Experience in First Aid and annual Standards
certification since 2007
of Residential Services, Assistant Coordinator of
Residential Services, Residential Support Supervisor,
Lead Residential Instructor, Residential Instructor
Learning Tree Inc, Mobile Alabama
Manager, - 2003 -2007
Bravo Inc, Mobile AL
Trained staff on restaurant policy, food handling
procedures, safety and customer services.
Interviewed and hired new staff as needed
Scheduled and supervised staff
Marketed Fazolis restaurant through event sponsor
Lab Assistant, – 2005 to 2007
Services – University of South Alabama
Oversaw and helped students with basic computer
Booked meeting room reservations
Answered phone calls and fax services
Processed student and faculty identification
Sold Computer supplies and Services to students
Trainer and Fitness Instructor, – 2005 – 2006
Center – University of South Alabama
Coached and motivated individuals to achieve
personal fitness goals
Ensured safety in the training facility and
performed first aid as needed
Manager, 2003 - 2006
Center – University of South Alabama
Coordinate events in the evenings and on the
Reported to the director any concerns, repairs on
building and operational equipment
Set up presentations, sound operators,
projectors, video and music systems
Trained new staff.
of Science, Business Administration, December 2005
of South Alabama, Mobile Alabama
Participated in 2010 and 2011 1000 Mile Bike ride
for autism awareness and the Learning Tree preschool.
Volunteered to feed the homeless during Christmas
Volunteered Lag Mason Marathon – 2004
Participated in charitable and professional road
races and marathons
Participated in NCAA Division I and NAIA college
track & Field and Cross Country.
COMPUTER Microsoft word 2000, 20003, 2007, Excel and
image scanning and editing
Track & Field Scholarships,
University of South Alabama 2002-2005
Baptist University 2001 – 2002
available upon request
1008 Ice Castle Ct, Gambrills, MD 21054 (410) 353-0124
on my experience at Competitor Group to help shape a
sports brand in sponsorship sales/activation with
leadership responsibilities including development,
analyzing and improving market sales/performances,
social media, and maintaining network relationships.
Competitor Group, INC., Sponsorship
Sales & Activation Intern, (while obtaining
my MBA) San Diego, CA March 2011 - Present
Create and supply individual race recaps as well
as year-end recaps for 35 sponsors including Dodge,
Muscle Milk, Nestle, and Sony
Assist with sponsor’s activation during race
day weekends (site visits, expo space, race day
Oversee the social media activation for our 35
Generate summarized Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon
participant surveys based on purchasing power,
demographics, and overall lifestyle choices
Conceptualize and research potential new sponsor
Design e-cards to send to our sales team in order
to boost ads for upcoming magazine circulations
Compile and analyze the advertisements of
St. John’s College, Assistant
Director of Alumni Relations, Annapolis, MD August
2008 - January 2011
Created, generated, and maintained a $500,000
fundraising effort and special events for the College’s
gymnasium as well as the coordination of 40 volunteers
Designed and oversaw the production of
e-solicitations. The 2010 end-of-year e-solicitation
resulted in a 99.7% delivery rate, 36% click-through
rate, 4.8% conversion rate (Best e-solicitation in SJC
Planned and implemented Annapolis campus
activities such as Homecoming & Croquet
Project Manager for the social media conversion
of YourMembership.com to Blackbaud’s NetCommunity
Editor of Annapolis alumni contributions for the
Updated and designed the Alumni Online Community
as well as other social networking sites
Created multimedia videos for alumni purposes
Director of Senior Class Gift
Director of Phonathons and Alumni Thank-a-thons
Developed and exported database queries using
Stony Brook University
Athletic Department, External Relations &
Development Coordinator, Stony Brook, NY Sept 2003
– August 2006
Coordinated Fundraising Efforts for $1,000,000
Campaign-Providing Athletes With Support (P.A.W.S.)
Conceptualized and planned various events
surrounding Alumni gatherings, Reunions, Athletic
Director Advisory Council meetings and the Hall of Fame
inductions Addressed the needs of the University
President as well as 5 corporate sponsors in the V.I.P.
suites during sporting events held in LaValle Stadium
Assisted in the marketing of 20 Division I
Collegiate Athletic Teams bi-weekly by designing
advertisements for the Newsday, Stony Brook Press,
Three Village Times, and the Stony Brook
M.B.A in Sports
Management: San Diego State University, San Diego,
California Projected June 2012
M.A. in Integrated
Marketing Communication: Duquesne University,
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania May 2008 Summa Cum Laude Honors
B.S. in Business
Management: Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New
York May 2006 Member of Sigma Beta Honor Society &
Golden Key Honor Society
Developing a sports based curriculum for the San
Diego Padres – Dominican Republic League 2011-Present
Lead Researcher for Sports Marketing, A View
of the Experts (currently in production)
Certified web designer (Adobe Creative Suite 4
& 5) 2008-Present
Member of the Stony Brook University’s Athletic
Director’s Advisory Council 2007-Present
Co-authored a journal piece on Internal Branding
for the Pennsylvania Communication Association 2007
Four year Varsity member as well as three year
captain of the Women’s Lacrosse Team 2002-2006
1320 E 4th N Mountain Home
Posted September 17, 2011
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX - 2004-2008 - BA Advertising, Art
Burleson High School
Burleson, TX - 2000-2004 - Distinguished Academic Plan
Graduate - 3.8 GPA - Top 10%
Scott's Desert Sun
Property Manager and Office Assistant - Present -
Mountain Home, ID
Manage rental properties, laison between property owners
and tenants, assist agent, create listings and
advertisements, customer service, payroll, answer phone,
emails and faxes
RunnerSpace.com, Flotrack.org, LetsRun.com,
TheFinalSprint.com, RurnningTimes.com PreRaceJitters.com
2007 – Present
Write and edit articles, race coverage, athlete interviews, edit blogs, videos, podcasts, social media, sports media, forum moderation and event coverage.
Mountain Home ISD
Volunteer Assistant Coach | 2010 | Mountain Home, ID
Coach cross country and track for junior high and high school athletes.
Idaho Content Coordinator | 2009 | Boise, ID
Managed multimedia high school sports web site: articles, blogs, athlete interviews, promotions, event coverage, rankings/scores, forum moderation,
hired and supervised freelance photographers.
USA Track & Field
Web Intern | 2008 | Indianapolis, IN
Updated and maintained USATF site, brainstormed new ideas for content, posted results, schedules, photo galleries, entry information, etc., worked with
internal staff, volunteers, event directors and associations.
Fort Worth Running CompanySales Associate | 2007 – 2009 | Fort Worth, TX
Customer service, running shoe and apparel sales, video running gait analysis, operate cash register and race expos.
Texas Tech Cross Country & TrackCollegiate Athlete | 2004 – 2007 | Lubbock, TX
Competed in NCAA Division I cross country and distance track, (3000m and 5000m), officiated high school and college track meets.
Bakery Clerk | 2006 – 2007 | Burleson, TX
Customer service, baked, stocked, cleaned, closed and worked independently.
On The Border
Hostess | 2005 | Burleson, TX
Customer service, organized seating, reservations and assisted wait staff.
Skills / Knowledge / ExperienceWriting | Computer Knowledge – PC and Mac | Microsoft Office | Adobe Creative Suite | Adobe Acrobat
Traditional, Sports, Social and New Media | Advertising/Marketing | Art: Printmaking, Drawing, Paint
Apparel Design | Retail | Coaching
Posted September 14, 2011
of Miami, Coral Gables FL
Science in Communication
Broadcast Journalism and Psychology
Assistant, Fox News Channel, Washington DC February
Maintaining the assignment desk by communicating and
coordinating amongst the reporters, producer’s and
crew in the
field and newsroom during regular and breaking news.
and producing live shots for the reporters in the
newsroom and in the field.
Assisting the editors and planners by logging live shots
and tapes and sending them to New York.
various shifts including overnights, weekends, morning
Assisting the editors and writers on weekend and weekday
shows by cutting tape and packages.
the director of special events with planning and
attending the 2010 Radio and Television and White
Assistant for “Food Wars,” Travel Channel,
Washington DC February 2010
in all areas of production including setup and break
down of the set, filming b-roll and interviews with
release forms, running errands, helping individuals on
set including producers and camera crew.
Projects and Weather Intern, NBC Universal, Miramar FL
with the Consumer Investigative Unit to research and
uncover stories affecting the community.
the 2008 election. Collected latest information from
each State’s polls.
weather reports with John Gerard and researched numerous
digital and analog editing equipment to preview and log
tapes as necessary.
Desk Intern, WBAL TV 11 News, Baltimore, MD May-August
with deadlines to assist with planning and communicating
at the assignment desk and newsroom.
• Spent a
great deal of time shadowing and assisting local
reporters and photojournalists.
the Olympics as well as Baltimore native Michael Phelps’
family and friends.
Voiceovers and SOTS that were aired during the noon and
Reporter for The Miami Herald, Miami FL October -
with the Miami Herald and editors on two pieces that
were published in the “Where We Live” section
out with every Sunday paper.
Transformed Once Private Island”- which discussed the
history of Key Biscayne.
Reefs”- The artificial Coral Reef business off Miami
Avid, iNews, Ardomme, Samurai, ENPS, iMovie, iPhoto,
Weather Central Plus, Microsoft Office, Mac
aired on UMTV’s NewsVision Program
Published in The
Published in Distraction Magazine: The Magazine
of the Students of the University of Miami
Published in The Miami Herald “Where We Live”
Fundraising and Philanthropy Chair
Gamma, Advisor for Recruitment
Reporter, Writer, Photographer and Producer
Magazine: Editor and News Writer
Hurricane Newspaper: News Writer
Available upon Request
Arlington Blvd., Apt. 3 • Arlington, VA 22209
email@example.com • 631.742.4760
Posted September 14, 2011
Obtain a legal internship with a
company/organization/firm in the running industry
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA, COLUMBUS SCHOOL OF LAW Washington, D.C.
anticipated May, 2013
Rank: Top 23%; GPA: 3.401
cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Psychology, May,
GPA: 3.70; Major GPA: 3.84
List, Freshman – Junior; President’s List, Senior
CLUB CROSS COUNTRY & TRACK
President, Sophomore - Junior; Member, Freshman - Senior
BUSINESS SERVICES, INC.
June 2011 – July 2011
Created, revised, and reviewed various
agreements and legal documents such as employment
contracts, settlement agreements, mergers, service
contracts, referral agreements, and employee/independent
Reviewed SEC filings to identify potential
issues the company would face if a corporate spinoff
Performed legal research and drafted
memoranda on various practice areas (e.g., insurance and
employment law) to analyze issues and ensure compliance
with federal and state law
Aided in a $27 million loan closing by
drafting and compiling the requisite documents
June 2009 - August 2009
Aided in merger of two law practices by
transferring client database information
Completed estate tax returns, opened
estate accounts, sold clients’ stocks, witnessed wills
Assisted in preparation of residential
real estate contracts
Filed documents (e.g., wills, trusts) with
& ASSOCIATES, P.C.
Syosset, New York
May 2008 - August 2008
Performed legal research on environmental
Drafted discovery questions
Cove, New York
May 2008 - August 2008
Conducted marketing research for clients
Managed database for clients
July 2007 - August 2007
Researched information regarding lead-free
parts for the company’s data communication products
Formulated new database using research
Inspected and repaired faulty product
Street, #2 Durham NH
03824 Phone: (484)
August 13, 2011
To obtain a
position that will enable me to utilize my hospitality
background while further developing
my skills in
the event industry.
of New Hampshire
Recreation Management and Policy, option in Program
Event Management, expected December 2011
Attendant, October 2009‐ present
Recreation, Durham, NH
Rent out fitness equipment, ensure safety of
patrons, maintain cleanliness of fitness center
Coordinator, June 2004‐ August 2008
& Golf Resort, Stroudsburg, PA
Planned and implemented activities for guests,
gave tours of the property, entertained guests at
Associate Internship, Summer 2011
, Newmarket, NH
Assist with organizing road races for thousands
of people from 5Ks to marathons; registration,
coordination, course set‐up, debriefing, etc
Marketing races across New England; mass emails,
calls, flyer drops, personal contact
In office duties: securing sponsorships,
recruiting expo vendors, organizational charts using
a variety of companies and customers through telephone
Volunteer, Fall 2010
Hospital at Dartmouth, Durham, NH
Volunteered with The Children’s Hospital at
Dartmouth at annual softball tournament
Helped with set up, ran registration and t‐shirt
Volunteer, Fall 2010
Passage Three Notch Century Bike Tour, Durham, NH &
organize prior to event, ran registration at event,
Hosted thousands of riders
Demonstrated flexibility, time management skills,
Coordinator, Fall 2009
Center, Dover, NH Recreation
a Halloween event for over 40 children
Organized nine different organizations to
contribute to event, held committee meetings with the
Hill Vineyards, Bangor, PA
Organized and packed supplies
Assisted with sales at festivals
Organized and distributed supplies
• CPR and
5 Main St.
#2 Durham NH 03824
Phone: (484) 894‐651
& Fundraising Coordinator
Passage, Durham, NH
Department of Recreation Management and Policy
of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
Hill Vineyards, Bangor, PA
324 W Forest Ave, Apt. 1 ▪
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
August 12, 2022
one of the nation's best female distance runners through
hard work, dedication and
Atletiek vzw, Gent, Belgium
5th place finish
9:51.26 (new personal best)
National Championship, Eugene, Oregon
14th place finish
Relays, Des Moines, Iowa
1st place finish
4th place finish
Classic, Eugene, Oregon
League Steeplechase final
Houlihan 324 W Forest Ave, Apt. 1 ▪
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
9th place finish
USA National Outdoor
Championships, Des Moines, Iowa
6th place finish
Twilight Meet #3, Boston, Massachusetts
final, Featured event
1st place finish
Payton Jordan Cardinal
Invitational, Palo Alto, California
1st place finish
Drake Relays, Des Moines,
1st place finish
8k on the
2nd place finish
Puma Mile, Walnut,
Palo Alto, California
1st place finish
10:03.23, New world leading time of 2010 until
USA National Indoor
Championships, Albuquerque, NM
6th place finish
9:19.23 converted (9:33.20)
Won heat, 6th place finish overall
9:23.82 to qualify for USA National Indoor
Broke venue record and meet record in a time of
Chile Pepper Cross
Country Festival, Fayetteville, Arkansas
3rd place finish
37:20.00 over 10,000 meters
5409 Whitley Park Terrace • Bethesda, Maryland 20814
(917) 881-2131 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted July 15, 2011
Events ~ Idea Generation ~ Budget Creation
Development ~ Team Supervision
innovator with eight years of endurance event management
success, including a variety of runs,
and a stair-climb. Develop top-quality events within
budget through effective vendor
contract negotiation, and dedication to maximizing value
for participants. Extensive logistics
and customer service skills. Career highlights include:
Proposed and generated event ideas, entertainment, and
themes to provide exceptional
delegate service. Offered full event administration,
including event conception,
creation, permitting, client coordination and post-event
feedback to help enhance future
Maintained financial control through contract
consultation; ensured outside agencies and third
worked within organization’s guidelines. Negotiation
with suppliers and creative
minimized cost and risk.
and executed successful athletic event that saw
increased participation at 50% over
New York, NY 2009–2011
event concepts, create and implement planning
strategies, and provide logistical support through end
of event. Provide full-scale event production support,
including writing proposals, budget creation, vendor
selection as well as operations reports and on-site
management. Coordinate with internal and external
Communications, Logistics, and Marketing teams to
achieve goals of each event. Manage staff of 2-20 people
to facilitate success of events.
Most recent collection of events included: recruitment
for 10-city walk tour, pre-production and
site management for 5-city multi-day charity walk,
Brooklyn Bridge Walk and a role in the ING
Established fourteen city, cross-country mall tour, with
three weeks lead-time including four separate
routes and a celebrity component.
London, UK 2008
design and delivery for various events, including
conferences, award ceremonies, training days, and
off-site/team-building meetings for up to 2,000
attendees. Facilitated venue selection, event layout,
and day-of logistics. Prepared budgets and developed
effective relationships with external suppliers to
ensure best value and to control costs.
Established key policies and procedures to enhance
Events Team’s productivity including Feedback
Forms and Training Guide for Freelance event staff.
BREAST CANCER, London, UK 2007–2008
implemented inaugural mass-participation fundraising
walk; developed concept, selected walk route, wrote and
produced opening and closing ceremonies, staffed route,
and directed event day logistics. Managed event success
through key roles in logistics planning and media
relations, and by leveraging advertising and sponsorship
relationships. Met financial, marketing, recruitment,
fulfillment, and supporter care objectives.
Managed a team of 4 people to create inaugural
fundraising walk, while raising over £1.1M through
participant fundraising and sponsorship.
WALK FOR BREAST CANCER, Washington, DC 2003–2006
operations of local large-scale, multi-day fundraising
event. Recruited participants, managed volunteers and
staff, and solicited vendors for 3,500-person annual
event. Scouted route and selected site. Supervised five
participant coordinators tasked to interact with clients
and vendors and to perform business development and
Established methodology to successfully recruit over
8,000 participants; increase of 20% over three
FIBROSIS FOUNDATION, Washington, DC 2002–2003
of Special Events
logistics for 25 special events year-round, including
golf tournaments, walk-a-thons, and evening galas.
Managed day-of-event schedule and guest database.
Designed and produced invitations, collateral pieces,
and specialty signage. Arranged vendor deliveries and
Planned and executed successful athletic event with 50%
increase in participation from previous
Science in Marketing, University of Maryland, College
Graduate of College Park Scholars in Public Leadership
Received President’s Scholarship for Academics (four
Studied abroad at University College of London (United
Kingdom), Fall 2000.
interests and related roles include:
runner; completed Lisbon Half Marathon, The British 10K,
Standard Charter Great City Race,
Race and multiple Bethesda Turkey Trots.
Triathlon Coordinator, Sports Club/LA. Created and
coordinated comprehensive triathlon training
100% participant completion rate.
walker in Avon Breast Cancer three-day, 60-mile walk in
Washington, DC; personally raised more than $25K.
Adam S. Hughes
Posted May 4, 2011
U.S. 10K CLASSIC, Atlanta, GA
Race Manager (2008-Present)
• Charged with
the creation and implementation of the overall marketing plan including:
budget, targeted publications,
websites and targeted events
• Oversee the
creation and delivery of targeted direct email campaign
• Develop local
marketing and promotional partnerships with both media outlets and companies
throughout Atlanta and the southeast
recruitment activities associated with securing over 2000 expo / race-day
• Create social
media strategy for the U.S. 10K Classic
social media calendar to communicate with the running community and promote
• Assist in
approving creative material (i.e. race application, sponsor signage and event
overall sales, setup and production aspect of the U.S. 10K Classic Health and
sponsor contracts to ensure contractual deliverables are met
expo sponsorship sales by 15% in both 2008 and 2009
• Assist in
sponsorship prospecting and selling
OGDEN DESIGN & CREATIVE
SERVICES, Atlanta, GA
Senior Event/Marketing Manager
• Managed over
250 corporate marketing event accounts for AT&T, Home Depot and HomeBanc
comprehensive training on various client products and services
with Client Executives to ensure each corporate event met specific marketing
with Client Executives to ensure corporate events achieved marketing objectives
managed and directed all aspects of event logistics: site selection, equipment
activation, vendor coordination,
event signage, marketing collateral, giveaways and staff training
6-person sales team in to maximize AT&T products and services, producing
over $2.6 million
in revenue for 2007
• Led 12-person
event staff, including a set up and sales team
• Compiled and
communicated value-add components in post-event reports for clients
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, Statesboro,
Marketing & Publicity Director
aggressive marketing strategy for Relay For Life
volunteers and staff partners for all special event efforts
community awareness by proposing and managing several pre-race events
wrote, distributed and pitched press releases to various local and regional
Georgia Southern University,
Bachelor of Science in Public
License / Associations / Skills:
Board of Realtors, Atlanta, GA
County Board of realtors, Woodstock, GA
knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
• Working knowledge of Adobe
InDesign, Acrobat and Photoshop
Posted April 13, 2011
results-oriented Communications Manager with an outstanding background and
proven successes. Capabilities in corporate communications, project management
and marketing. Meticulous attention to detail in a fast-paced,
deadline-driven, high-pressure environment.
HEALTH SOLUTIONS, Franklin Lakes, NJ (8/09 –Present)
with Medco account management teams to prepare new business materials for
and manage internal tracking tool documenting timelines and deliverables in
support of new client installation
develop and manage communications between clients and their employees
with legal and regulatory compliance departments within Medco to ensure
accurate and compliant communications with clients and plan members
Blue Cross: manage time-sensitive communications with plan members
regarding pharmaceutical benefits, in support of Premera clients including
Starbucks and Microsoft
Motor Company: manage communications with Ford employees, bifurcated
into union and non-union members; supported account team in RFP to renew
Care Reform Implementation: supported review of all health plan
communications for compliance with regulatory changes
MAGAZINE, Conde Nast, New York, NY (5/07-7/09)
& Marketing Coordinator
and execute market research services in trend analysis, market growth
potential and consumer insight, leading to the development of more effective
marketing presentations used to align corporate mission with internal and
external marketing communications objectives, including providing content,
editing and approving copyright and collateral, producing graphic images,
print dispatch of material, and collating press list for events
in Vogue.TV website design (content, music, navigation, graphic images, etc)
that creates effective, targeted online communications for consumers, all
the while strengthening brand pres on the Internet.
MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY, Paramus, NJ (11/06-5/07)
executed and managed the National Multiple Sclerosis walk for the Northern
New Jersey Chapter, consisting of 8 walks (30,000+ participants in
aggregate, raising over $1.4 million).
National Multiple Sclerosis organizational publications for internal and
external audiences, including newsletters and walk information.
Multiple Sclerosis program expenses to ensure events stayed within program
in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Adobe Illustrator, QuickBooks,
Lexis-Nexis, Web Trends and Outlook
Stroudsurg University, East Stroudsburg, PA, May 2006
Business Administration; Major: Finance, Minor: Marketing
AMY JO SULLIVAN
1068 Lois Lane Apt J· Harrisonburg, VA 22801
email@example.com · 703.343.0891
EDUCATION JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY, Harrisonburg, VA
Bachelor of Science, School of Communication Studies/May 2011
Emphasis in Organizational Communication, SCOM GPA: 3.64
· Minor in Writing, Rhetoric, & Technical Communication (WRTC), WRTC GPA: 3.94
· Member of Events Committee of Public Relations Student Society of America, 2008-2010
· Member of JMU Club Cross Country & Track, 2007-present
· Cumulative GPA: 3.52
JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY WRITING CENTER Jan 2010-present
Writing Consultant Harrisonburg, VA
· Collaborate with students on academic writing to make them stronger, independent writers.
SPORTS INDUSTRY & COMMUNICATION EXPERIENCE
NBC OLYMPICS Summer 2008
Intern - Runner Beijing, China
· During nearly five weeks in Beijing worked 12 hour days, provided operational support to all NBC departments, ensuring the success of the 3,500 hours of coverage across five networks and the Internet during the Beijing Olympics.
· NBC Press Office, contributed to daily releases by monitoring coverage and selecting highlights.
· NBC’s front desk in International Broadcast Center (IBC), greeted guests, handled a variety of inquiries from international press, vendors, and visitors.
· Delivered tapes, files, and merchandise to outside affiliates and Olympic venues across Beijing.
· Assisted production crew at cycling venue at The Great Wall, provided food services and made deliveries to NBC trailers.
· Acted as liaison between NBC and international press unit, delivering and retrieving media guides/press releases, completed and distributed daily production/logistics reports from venues.
· Coordinated transportation at Beijing Capital International Airport for arriving NBC employees and families and navigated through terminals to transport destination.
· Negotiated with local vendors for purchasing clothing to be worn by staff at Closing Ceremony.
POTOMAC NATIONALS AFILIATE OF MLB’S WASHINGTON NATIONALS Summer 2009
Intern – Promotions/Media Relations Woodbridge, VA
· Ensured success of on-field activities between innings, awarded fans seat upgrades.
· Shot photos of fans interacting with players and sponsors for Media Guide, website, newsletter.
· Organized and updated corporate sales contact information for 2009 season
· Interacted with fans regarding game status, promotions and navigating the stadium.
CARE Summer 2009 F Face-to-Face Recruiter Washington, D.C.
· Tackled streets of D.C., Virginia, and Maryland 7 hours a day, recruiting monthly donors
· Selected as one of only 4 hires from a pool of 35 applicants.
· In July, ranked second among 15 team members in number of committed donors and in final week of recruiting, enlisted 13 donors in 5 shifts to earn a $500 bonus.
· Thrived in competitive sales environment, meeting daily quotas to maintain a place on team.
WOMEN’S RUNNING MAGAZINE/THE WOMEN’S HALF MARATHON SERIES Summer 2010 - present
Race Operations/Marketing Intern St. Petersburg, FL
· Researched and wrote an article published in November/December magazine
· Traveled with staff to manage Health & Fitness Expo and 2 half marathons
· Edited articles for upcoming issues of Women’s Running Magazine
· Assisted with the management of Constant Contact e-newsletters
· Managed Facebook pages and wrote press release for the half marathon in Nashville
· Interviewed cover girl runners and wrote 4 stories for Facebook site
· Completed list management tasks for the magazine including billing and records
· Completed Richmond Marathon, November 2008, Marine Corps Marathon, October 2009, October 2010
· Extensive Travel: China, Northern Ireland/Ireland, England, Mexico
David C. DeMello firstname.lastname@example.org
904.315.4089 825 North Kings Rd APT 8 West Hollywood, CA 90069
Posted February 18, 2011
Manager / Assistant Buyer (October 2008—January
Manager of a running specialty store in
Northwest Louisiana named 2010 Top 50 Running Stores in America by Competitor
Mange the scheduling of employees and
overseeing sales and customer service
Train staff on all running & soccer
products, including footwear, and apparel.
Assist in setting company goals,
financials, budgeting, and marketing
Involved in day to day grassroots
marketing through Sportspectrum Race Management.
Coordinate and produce footwear
presentations to running, triathlon, and fitness clubs.
Sportspectrum Race Management,
Race Coordinator, Manager (January 2009 –January
Manage 40 + runs, multi sport events and
adventure races throughout Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas.
In charge of organizing and ensuring
race day logistics run smooth by being the point of contact for clients,
attending city meetings, recruiting volunteers, and being the liaison with local
health and safety authorities.
Director of all local and online
marketing, including Facebook and Twitter – newspapers, flyers, and all
distribution of materials during packet pick up.
Proficient with ChampionChip, IPICO, and
Chrono Trax chip timing systems. Currently use the Race Director program for
scoring races, Get Me Registered for database entry, and registration of
No Limit Timing,
Race Timer & Assistant (June 2009 – January
Time runs and multi sport events
throughout Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas
Coordinate race day setup of timing
equipment and database entry
Note worthy races timed:
New Orleans Crescent City Classic 10k, 2009 &
2010 over 20,000 participants.
Shreveport River Cities Triathlon 2009, 2010 of
over 1000 participants.
Played Semi professional soccer in
Wellington, New Zealand for the Western Suburbs Soccer Club from January 2007
– September 2008
Interned with the New Zealand Olympic
Men’s Soccer team as one of the strength and conditioning assistants. ( May
2008- July 2008)
Trialed with Club Oprario of the
Portuguese 2B division as a professional soccer player.
Roanoke College, Salem, Virginia, Bachelor of
Science, May 2005
Concentration in Health and Human Performance
David C. DeMello email@example.com
904.315.4089 825 North Kings Rd APT 8 West Hollywood, CA 90069
Sportspectrum Race Management & Sportspectrum
INC – President & Director of Operations
Trinity Timing – President & Director of
No Limit Timing – President & Director of
Extreme Missionary Adventures – Operations
Morgan Kayla Jappe
231 E. 96th Street, New York, NY
10128 • 970/640-5428 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Enthusiastic young professional with
sports marketing background offers
an in-depth understanding of
management and public relations
• Talent for
organizing and communicating with staff
• Leader with a
calm flexibility for the unexpected
computer skills and creative problem solving
• A quick study with an
eagerness to learn
PERFORMANCE & MANAGEMENT
Lead Server/Corporate Trainer •
Dos Caminos Restaurant (New York, NY) 2009 to present
Currently serve and train new wait
staff in busy Soho restaurant/bar; upscale menu requires intensive training and
review with executive chef;
restaurant boasts NYC’s 2nd largest patio seating area
Server/Hostess & Stage Assistant
• 710 Beach Club (San Diego, CA) 2010
Assisted owner at beachside music
venue and local hotspot; highlighted performers include Donavon Frankenreiter,
Dirty Heads, and Natives of a New
Lounge Supervisor • Hotel Roger
Williams (New York, NY) 2008 - 2009
Managed staff at boutique hotel
lounge; ensured customer satisfaction in lounge, room service, private parties,
operations; other duties included
product orders, inventory, vendor relations, and office management
In-game Host • Colorado Rockies
Baseball Club (Denver, CO) 2007 - 2008
On-screen personality for select
game day promotions; helped select contestants and acquaint them with the rules
ballpark and their role as a
participant; served as Anthem and God Bless America performer; acted as
field hostess to other
National Anthem performers; assisted
marketing department staff on pre-game and other promotions
Director • University of Denver
Music Department (Denver, CO) 2006 - 2008
Directed main stage spring
production, Into the Woods, 2008 (First undergraduate student to become
director of school
musical at the University of
Denver); Assistant Director for opera productions, Cossi Fan Tutti and La
Sports Marketing Team Leader •
University of Denver Athletics (Denver, CO) 2004 - 2008
Served as team leader, guiding
underclassmen co-workers through the sports marketing system; executed
NCAA Division I athletic events;
selected and coordinated National Anthem performers for every home sporting
wrote scripts for announcer; built
relationships with sponsors and created entertaining in-game promotions;
at Denver Pepsi Center for WCHA
Regional Tournament & Frozen Four
Performer • Colorado (Denver,
Winter Park, Central City, & Grand Junction, CO) 2002 - 2008
Contract performer in over 20
productions at regional dinner theaters and opera houses; highlighted roles
included Luisa in
Sally Bowles in Cabaret, Peggy Sawyer in 42nd Street, Tzeitel in Fiddler
on the Roof, Ado Annie in
Nichlaus in Tales of Hoffman, and in ensemble in world premiere of Poet
Li Bai (Central City Opera)
University of Denver • Colorado Lamont
School of Music, Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, 2008
Featured personality in September
Denver Lyric Opera Guild Award
Monetary award for outstanding
at the University of Denver, 2008
Cheer Squad, University of Denver
2004-08; Co-Captain, 2007-08
Academic Scholarship Recipient
Chancellor’s Scholarship and Music
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
JEFFERY L. FULLEM
245 Washington Ave
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Phone: (610) 420-4647
Energetic, ambitious, athlete and coach, certified Elementary Education Teacher with a professional objective working in the running industry. Ultra-marathoner with a mind for innovation who is motivated to advocate the benefits of running while promoting appropriate shoes, apparel, and accessories. Would brings a proven ability to encourage individuals to meet and exceed their goals through training, psychology and understanding of products. Extremely enthusiastic and eager to exceed organizational objectives.
On-Set Teacher October 2010 to Present On Location Education, Philadelphia, PA
o Primary educator for 6th grade student staring in the major motion picture “Safe”.
o Responsible for creating and carrying out activities for all core subject areas.
Title I Grant Tutor January 2005 to October 2010
Montgomery County Youth Center and Norristown Area High School, Norristown, PA
o Led student specific supplementary activities for students performing below grade level in mathematics and reading.
Athletic Sales Representative September 2008 to September 2010
Bryn Mawr Running Company, Bryn Mawr and Manayunk, PA
o Served customers by providing proven advice on athletic apparel, footwear and training.
o Managed store inventory and helped to maintain profit levels and sales projections.
o Specialized in fitting individual customers with footwear specific to biomechanics.
Special Population Teacher and Youth and Family Advocate June 2005 to December 2009 Montgomery County Youth Center, Norristown, PA
o Taught students between the ages of 12 and 18 all core and minor subject areas.
o Work duties required effective mentoring abilities and conflict resolution in order to provide one-on-one counseling for students on an as needed basis.
o Provided full supervision and instruction in the classroom while implementing a variety of lessons.
o Organized and guided field-trips to a variety of locations.
Long-term Substitute Teacher, High School December 2004 to June 2005
Norristown Area High School, Norristown, PA
o Contracted long-term substitute teacher teaching sophomores and juniors advanced math.
o Fulfilled the requirements of a secondary education teacher by attending parent-teacher conferences and participating in other responsibilities as required.
Head Boys and Girls Cross-Country and Assistant Track & Field Coach June 2000 to August 2005
Norristown Area High School, Norristown, PA
o Helped create a distance running culture and greatly increased athlete participation.
o Lead two female runners to three State Championships appearances.
o Individually worked with each athlete to create and exceed goals.
o Lead efforts to raise and excess of $2,000 in fundraising.
High School Alternative Education Teacher June 2002 to July 2004
Lincoln Academy/Plymouth-Whitemarsh Genesis Program
o Taught pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, reading, study skills, and health and physical education.
o Held Chair position during fundraising campaign that raised over $25,000 for general physical education department to build a rock wall.
Substitute Teacher September 2000 to June 2002
Norristown Area School District, Norristown, PA
o Taught nearly every subject area in every school in the district.
o Awarded “first-call” status through exemplary work.
Student Teacher, Elementary School January 2000 to May 2000
Marshall Street Elementary School, K-5, Norristown, PA
Christine White, cooperating teacher
o Taught high achieving 4th grade students a variety of lesson plans that focused on utilizing district wide curriculum.
o Developed and implemented original unit plans, participated in parent conferences and in the development of an IEP.
o Helped to improve math and reading competency by proctoring math competitions and organizing story telling nights.
o Utilized a variety of different evaluation and classroom management techniques.
RECOGNITION AND AWARDS
o 1+1=3 Award winner for creating an innovative and engaging reading curriculum, 2004.
o Awarded the 2001 League Sportsman Award, Norristown High School Head Cross-Country Coach.
o Bravo Zulu Award Winner at ESF Summer Camps for excellence in coaching, 1999.
o 2-time All Conference runner at Cabrini College and Cross Country Team Capitan, 1998 to 1999.
o Finisher of 11 ultra-marathons (three 100 milers) and 12 marathons including Boston and Paris.
o Volunteer Work: youth running coach for the Norristown Killdeers (1996-97), Tutor for Side-by-Side Program, Norristown, PA (1999)
MA, Special Education West Chester University
To be awarded May, 2011
BA, Elementary Education Cabrini College
Awarded May, 2000
Mary Newitt, Educational Coordinator, Montgomery County Youth Center 610-631-1893
Bob Schwelm, Owner, Mawr Running Company 610-529-5210
Ellen Campion, On Location Education 914-747-2737
Larisa J. Manuel
Cell Phone: (206) 240-3476
Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN
August 2009-December 2010
Masters of Science in Sports Administration (MSSA), graduated with honors distinction—Magna Cum Laude
Achievements: Cross-Country & Track Graduate Assistant Coach 2009 and 2010 seasons
Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
August 2000-May 2004
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.); Concentrations in Human Resources Management and Marketing
Achievements: Women’s Cross-Country Team Captain; Vice President and Board Member, Student Athletic Advisory Committee (representative to NCAA Division 1 / West Coast Conference); President, Gonzaga Association for Marketing and Advertising
Euro RSCG 4D, Portland, OR
January 2008-December 2008 (laid off do to economic downturn)
Account Manager at an international multimedia advertising firm specializing in interactive and digital space
· Responsible for strategizing, managing, and deploying online/web 2.0 marketing and advertising campaigns for clients Visa and Adobe Software
· Managed time-sensitive process of bringing client’s strategy to finalized deliverables by effectively
stewarding communications with internal project team
· Other tasks included writing creative briefs/statements of work, content management, account profitability tracking, analyzing web analytics, and collaborating/critiquing creative design work
GenA Media & Marketing/Competitor Publishing Group, Portland, OR
June 2006-January 2008
Regional Account Manager for national network of endurance sports and fitness magazines
· Responsible for managing current accounts and actively prospecting and securing new business
· Accountable for revenue generation through print and online sales
· Other duties included event/tradeshow representation, grassroots community promotions, high-level proposal information, ad placement management and account receivables maintenance
BAX Global Logistics Inc., Portland, OR
November 2004-June 2006
Sales Coordinator/International Customer Service Agent for international business to business (B2B) supply chain solution and transportation company
· Provided centralized support of multiple levels of sales operations as well as in-depth customer service support
· Responsibilities included responding to customers requests, building presentations, compiling portfolios of services, and analyzing and reporting
University of Portland Athletics, Portland, OR
Sports Information Department Intern
· Performed an in-depth analysis of collegiate websites and provided recommendations for the upcoming Pilots website redesign
· Updated large quantities of team and player statistical and historical records
· Created, monitored and maintained content for a blog which served as prototype for future Pilot athletic blogs
· Assisted with other the day-to-day media activities and duties relating to Pilots sports programs as assigned by the Sports Information Director and Assistant Sports Information Director
Run Portland Elite/Competitive Racing Team February 2007-Present
Member of local, elite-level running team sponsored by Fit Right NW and Puma; compete in 10+ races per year in the Northwest under contract
NIKE Run Hit Wonder (RHW), Nike Running Club Summer 2005
Pace group team leader and grassroots marketer for NIKE RHW fitness training program; responsible for inspiration and motivation of participants as well as promotion of NIKE products
Competitive distance running and Racing 2005-Present
Run in variety of elite running races around the Pacific NW; 2007 3rd place female finisher, Eugene Half Marathon;
55th overall female finisher Boston Marathon, 2008; 1st place female finisher, Nike for Kids 5k, 2008; 54th overall female finisher, Chicago Marathon 2009
“I've got a theory that if you give 100 percent all of the time, somehow things will work out in the end.” -Larry Bird
8340 W 26th Ave
Lakewood, C0 80214
Road Runner Sports Westminster, CO
Marketing Rep., Retail Sales/Fit Expert
customers feel comfortable and welcome at
both race expos
and our retail location
• Help new and
seasoned runners understand main
points in a variety of running shoes
and how they
apply to their particular needs.
customers through a multiple point gait
utilizing advanced pressure and motion
explain the results of the analysis and
customer on the best type of shoe or
running shoes for their needs.
for continued education on new
technology (i.e. socks, insoles, shoes,
management garments, electronics, etc.)
pertinent to the
running industry and our
replenishment of inventory both stocking
merchandise in a way that best
to access and use it to meet their
• Go to races
and clinics to promote the growth of
customer base, and be involved in the
• Lead weekly
group runs and develop a training
beginner/intermediate runners in the
8340 W 26th Ave
Lakewood, C0 80214
Hiwan Golf Club Evergreen, CO
• Help lead
team of staff in setting up and tearing
• Involved in
the hands on training of new staff and
learning of current staff
the best possible customer service
members of the club and their guests.
Café Golden, CO
Mercedes Madsen 303-384-9350
Worked in the fast paced customer service
while interacting in a fun a positive way
Work along side team members and managers to
highest possible level of customer service.
Responsible for handling cash and credit
Multi-task the desires and needs of all my customers
in a responsive
Life Christian Center Turlock, CA
of Jr. High Ministry
Oversaw and ran all daily operations of the Jr. High
at a church of 1000 members.
Managed a staff of up to 6 volunteers
-Built, lead and
trained my team to be competent in
students and meeting their needs.
Led weekly staff meetings
Budgeting and Fundraising:
staying within and expending
and fundraising including a 5K
a group of 30-50 students.
Aspired to teach students how to develop meaningful
with others and facilitated their
spiritual, and social growth.
Modesto Junior College Modesto, CA
A.A., General, 3.5gpa
Sprinter/jumper on track and field team
Adobe Photoshop, graphic design
All MS office tools
Public speaking and communication skills
time with my family. Wife and 3 kids all
share the same
love of the outdoors! Running/racing,
fishing, hunting, swimming, and
biking are how
we spend our time. Have competed in 5k,
10k, . marathon
and . Iron Distance Triathlon.
5318 18th Ave North, St. Petersburg, FL 33710 (727) 744-4026
Associate Director of Sales February 2005 to current
Sirata Beach Resort and Conference Center, St. Pete Beach, FL
• Plan and coordinate multiple meetings, events and tradeshows simultaneously
• Represent property at 3-6 national tradeshows yearly
• Responsible for customer solicitation, cultivation and relationship building
• Contract negotiations and public presentations
• Market resort through e-mail blasts, bulk mail, web-site, community and print
• Manage and train sales and convention services team
• Experienced in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook, among other programs
“PurpleStride 5K” Event Director, St. Petersburg, FL May 2009 and May 2010
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), CA
• Construct event marketing plan
• Collaborate with PanCAN on creating and distributing e-blasts, posters, post cards and all marketing pieces
• Coordinate and oversee ad campaign
• Responsible for completing and delegating marketing duties
• Recruit and supervise Steering Committee of 7 members
• Sole responsibility for event planning logistics including, but not limited to, permitting, event space design, EMS, police, event day timeline, insurance, etc
• Detail volunteer needs, duties and assign volunteer coordinator
• Create Pancreatic Cancer Survivor Recognition program
• Implement recycle program at event
• Oversee and assign registration volunteer
• Write emcee script for announcer
Sponsors and Budget
• Identify possible sponsors and supporters
• Sponsorship solicitation, cultivation, relationship building and creativity
• Create and follow sponsorship levels
• Establish and followed event budget for non-profit (gross $91,000 net $80,791)
• Exceeded “Inaugural” 2009 budget with 520 participants and $47,000 raised
• Exceeded 2010 budget with 875 participants and $91,000 raised
• Expectations for 2011 will be 1,200 participants and $110,000
Volunteer Assistant April 2010
St. Anthony’s Triathlon, St. Petersburg, FL
• Assist Volunteer Manager on event weekend
• Communicate with all volunteers (400+)
• Clear understanding of triathlons to help with troubleshooting and event needs
Volunteer Coordinator, Sand Key Triathlon Sept. 2009 and Sept. 2010
Tri This, Inc.
• Responsible for volunteer recruitment
• Communicate information clearly between volunteers, groups, athletes and event staff
• Event day support
Health and Fitness Expo Manager 2006 - Current
Motion Sports Management, St. Pete Beach, FL
• Responsible for vendor and sponsorship cultivation for both St. Pete Beach Classic (5K and 10K)
and Bay to Bay (5K and 12K)
• Plan and execute Health and Fitness Race Expo
• Vendor contracts negotiations
• Plan and solicit support for Post Race Party
Aid Station Captain, Ironman World Championship 70.0 2007 and 2008
Through contract with Motion Sports Management, St. Pete Beach, FL
• Plan and logistics for double aid station set up, flow and professionalism
• Responsible for 50 volunteers on event day
• Event day support and Ironman crew contact
Vice President - St. Pete Road Runners Club
St. Pete Road Runners Club Summer 5K Series committee and event design
Team in Training participant
Relay for Life participant
Ragnar Relay team captain
Avid Runner and Marathon Competitor
L. "Hammy" Handwerker
Kelburn Rd., #213, Deerfield, IL 60015 http://www.linkedin.com/in/stevehandwerker
312.375.9500 E-mail: email@example.com
2009 Publicity Club of Chicago Gold and Silver
Trumpets Award Winner
2009 International Association of Business
Communicators/Chicago Bronze Quill Award Winner
Sports Marketing and Public Relations Professional
and international, B2C and B2B sports marketing, PR and
communications expert. Strategically positions clients
as industry leaders. Top-quality strategic,
multitasking, writing, creative, team and budgetary
skills. Sees details and big picture. Quick, thorough
study and relationship builder. Fluent Spanish,
conversational German, Portuguese and Hebrew.
Director of Public
Relations, The San Jose Group, Chicago, Ill. 2008 –
March 2009 downsizing
communications agency. Staff, project, budget
management; writing, editing; social media; new
Clients: U.S. Cellular,
Illinois Bureau of Tourism, ComEd, The San Jose Group.
Cellular’s first-ever Hispanic Heritage Month mobile
technology downloads (national flags & ringtones),
downloads, 600,000 print, broadcast & online media
consumers in 12 U.S. markets.
planning team member for ComEd annual back-to-school and
holiday-season special events for youth.
media and traditional media relations, secured SJG
coverage in PRWeek (2x), AdAge, P&C Hispanic,
HR Magazine, Negocios
Now, HMW, and others.
awards for U.S. Cellular and IBOT work.
skills, efficiency and division profitability; expanded
services, social media and internal communications.
SLHCommunications, Inc., Chicago, Ill. 2001 – Present
- Domestic, global
marketing communications; athlete, event management
& operations; sponsorship, licensing negotiation,
contracts; media planning, buying; media relations;
crisis communications; look-of-venue; trade shows;
travel marketing; database marketing; VIP service; new
business; staff management; philanthropy; professional
photography – news, corporate, industrial, sports
Clients: USA: Sports
Engine USA, Inc., TN Sunglasses, Valdora Cycles, Inc.,
Lava Belt, Philadelphia Triathlon in Fairmount Park,
Gulf Coast Tri., Timberman Tri., Lakeshore Marathon,
Elkhart Lake Int’l Tri., Hammerfest Tri., Chann McRae,
Roy Pirrung, Harris County (Tex.) Flood Control Dist.;
GER: Quelle Challenge Roth, Kohler Haardman, Lucia
Kuehner, Bernd Eichhorn; BRA: Oscar Galindez, Fabio
Carvalho; ARG: Barbara Buenahora; ITA: Daniel Fontana;
EST: Margus Tamm; CAN: Luc Morin, Eric Roy.
Roth re-branding PR renewed event’s global
significance. Generated record amount of global media
coverage – at least 12 nations on 5 continents,
developed one of few sub-8-hour pro fields in triathlon
history, initiated course redesigns, special bonuses,
contracts & marketing for world’s largest Ironman
& destination travel race (3,677 athletes, 35,000
expo visitors, 100,000+ spectators; $1.5MM marketing
PR for inaugural
Philadelphia Tri. (1,400 athletes, 3,500+ spectators)
generated regional, national & global media
coverage: 5 TV networks, 1 radio station, 2 dailies, 5
magazines. Managed external PR support.
Philadelphia Tri. two-day expo – 20+ vendor sales;
look-of-venue; negotiations; day-of management.
site redesign increased event capacity &
registration revenue by 33% in one year.
produced Starved Rock/Hammerfest Tri. race & expo,
$31,000+ net per year for Ottawa, Ill. visitors center.
look of venue; event marketing; mascot; game operations;
CONCACAF Gold Cup Chicago support operations.
& second-tier pro athletes’ visibility &
sponsorship assets brought to new levels.
MOTORTABS and Valdora’s PHX new product launch media
full-service public relations & news distribution
for triathlon worldwide.
photography published worldwide – editorial, sports,
formal affairs, industrial, product, and real estate.
Development and Marketing, USA Field Hockey, Colorado
Springs, Col. 2008
National governing body
& Olympic team. Brand building, marketing &
management; expo, advertising, merchandise,
partnerships, sponsorship sales; look-of-venue; special
Beijing Olympics logo design; fund-raising strategy;
budget, staff, change management.
grossed $11,000 in new USAFH-branded merchandise sales
with one-week lead time.
last-minute expo vendor space sales for national
initiated collection of approximately $18,000 in
past-due sponsorship & advertising sales
Beijing Olympics-themed field hockey logo and USAFH’s
first-ever brand standards.
produced "Believe. Belong." Olympic team video
to motivate thousands of young hockey players.
"Postcards from Beijing" media relations
campaign & sponsored gear for Beijing fans &
managed look-of-venue for national championships week
(seven hockey pitches, expo, medical, etc.)
public address, half-time, mascot, and other
opportunities for sponsors & vendors at national
Began ESPN The
Magazine relationship to overhaul, best manage &
profit from USAFH’s quarterly magazine.
sponsorships with Williams Oil, High Sierra &
high-end endemic companies.
Specialist, PriceWeber, Louisville, Ky. 2000 – 2001
Media relations; news
conferences; writing, editing; newsletters;
cross-functional project management; trade shows;
branding, identity; internal communications; sponsorship
activation; client relations, account management;
business, staff development.
Clients: The Valvoline
Company; Cummins, Inc.; Fleetguard, Inc.; Brown-Forman
Beverages Worldwide; PriceWeber.
activated Valvoline’s NASCAR sponsorship via trade
show appearances, media relations & promotions.
managed Valvoline-Fleetguard joint media luncheon for
greater impact & client cost savings.
managed project, change management for Valvoline
newsletter redesign, increasing reliability &
revenue from media relations-only to project management,
sponsorship activation, new business.
change management of client news releases to 100%
digital from hardcopy-only, improving efficiency &
editors’ satisfaction. Project management for
cross-functional creative & software development
Account Director, The
Hanlen Organization, Inc., Wilmette, Ill. 1993 - 1999
Media relations; public
affairs, client relations, account management; news,
features, white paper writing, editing; market research;
trade shows, special events; award-winning custom
publishing; photography management & creative;
advertising, direct marketing; sales incentive programs;
business development; staff supervision.
Specialty Plastics; Cooper Lighting; Elkay Mfg.; Kirsch;
Jameson; Seatt; BDO Seidman, LLP;
USA Group, Inc. Employee
Benefits Consutling; Sikich Group, LLP; Binding
Industries of America; Univshoe, Inc.; Adoption by
Choice, Inc.; PSO/ICCA; Herbst LaZar Bell; Miller &
relationships between agency, BFGoodrich and media
through comprehensive media seminar on
difficult-to-understand product, earning endless
coverage over next five years.
Univshoe’s Casual Fridays footwear with market
research, B2B and B2C news releases, special events, and
turnkey Casual Friday policy handbook for human resource
operations for Kirsch news conference, golf/tennis
outing, product launch party.
for Jameson earned City of Chicago aldermanic support,
establishing ordinance mandating residential carbon
monoxide (CO) detectors; national media coverage;
developed a national CO council.
helped earn State of California building code approval
of BFGoodrich’s plumbing pipe system.
interviews over six weeks for Illinois Child Care
Association’s statewide broadcast media tour.
consistent, key leadership & product coverage in
national consumer & trade media for BDO Seidman
tax/global currency/healthcare, Kirsch, BFGoodrich,
Cooper, Elkay, and Jameson/Seatt residential and
commercial building products.
University of Illinois Sports Information, Champaign,
Media relations, public
relations for varsity wrestling, women’s tennis,
football, basketball, and volleyball; photography
assistant for all sports. Assisted network television
crews as needed.
pediatric ward and school visits for NCAA Div. I
heavyweight champion, John Llewellyn. Secured statewide
and national media coverage for teams and individual
Avid athlete –
stick-and-ball, endurance, outdoors (backpacking,
camping, trail running).
sponsored triathlete; six-time IRONMAN competitor;
Suite; Adobe Photoshop; Cision; Salesforce.com;
and German; intermediate Portuguese and Hebrew.
Society of America; Publicity Club of Chicago.
USA Track & Field.
Fund of Metropolitan Chicago.
B.S. in Kinesiology,
Minor in Communications, University of Illinois at