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-------------------------- Skills ---------------------------

ConstantContact, SurveyMonkey, Camtasia Video Editing, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, HTML, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office,
Cool Edit, Adobe Audition, Prophet, Sonic Soundforge, Microsoft Movie Maker, Project Management

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--------------------------------- Experience --------------------------------

RedCard
March 2014 - Current
Executive Account Manager
• Research and develop reports from SQL queries and SalesForce that support the sales department
• Work with sales to provide support on product knowledge and demonstrations
• Develop and design a standard quarterly business review model
• Create, write, voice and produce internal and external training and marketing videos
• Develop and design marketing materials

LEAD ACCOUNT MANAGER (February 2015 - June 2016)
• Review and evaluate employee projects for accuracy and business requirements
• Project Manager
• Ensure projects are completed correctly and on time
• Evaluate project requirements based on client request, business needs and results of testing/test output
• Responsible for client’s daily prints and mailings estimated at 2 million prints per month
• Design, layout and update forms and letters through design tools as well as web based tools
• Create, write, and design internal and external training material
• Create, write, voice and produce internal and external training and marketing videos
• Design marketing flyers for conferences and email distribution
• Create and develop email marketing campaigns
• Raw Data interpretation of text files and database information for use in testing, error resolution and addition of business (clients)
• Implement new lines of business for current and new clients

ACCOUNT MANAGER (March 2014 - February 2015)
• Assist healthcare providers and payers to make sure forms and letters print accurately
• Design, layout and update forms and letters through design tools as well as web based tools
• Ensure projects are completed correctly and on time
• Evaluate project requirements based on client request, business needs and results of testing/test output
• Design, layout and update forms and letters through design tools as well as web based tools
• Assist healthcare providers and payers to make sure forms and letters print accurately

Transworld Systems
July 2012 - March 2014
Communications and Web Manager
•Designed and distributed a weekly internal email newsletter to all employees of the company across the nation
• Worked with outsourced company to design a new internal web site; job duties included graphic design, page construction, design layout, navigation and provide content for pages
• Kept current three different web sites; corporate web site, www.transworldsystems.com, careers web site, www.transworld-sales.com, and internal web site for sales reps
• Created and designed marketing flyers, infographics and articles that were distributed nationwide
• Created, designed and produced updates for social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube to strengthen market branding into industries of Medical, Dental, Education, Finance and General Business
• Compiled statistical figures on the corporate web site and social media pages including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube to study outreach and viewership based on search engine optimization and Google analytics
• Composed stories and community outreach features to distribute to employees and general public nation wide via social media
• Created Power Point presentations that were used on monthly calls for Managers and VP’s for both the Sales and Collections divisions
• Voice talent for training, marketing and sales videos

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER (July 2012 - July 2013)
• Designed and distributed a weekly internal email newsletter to all employees of the company across the nation
• Created and designed marketing flyers, infographics and articles that were distributed nationwide
• Created, designed and produced updates for social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube to strengthen market branding into industries of Medical, Dental, Education, Finance and General Business
• Composed stories and community outreach features to distribute to employees and general public nation wide via social media

Emdeon
February 2010 - July 2012
Client Relations Analyst
• Responsible for client's daily prints and mailings, estimated at 5 million prints per month
• Assist with healthcare providers and payers to make sure forms, checks and letters print correctly
• Design, layout and update forms, letters and checks through form design tools as well as web based tools
• Ensure projects are completed correctly and on time
• Coordinate and oversee various meetings
• Perform SQL queries from Windows 2000/03 Server, Visual FoxPro and MS Access in order to extract client rules and data for issue resolution and reporting.
• Heavy analysis load due to client request interpretation, business needs and system/server architecture.
• Raw Data interpretation of text files and database information for use in testing, error resolution and addition of business (clients)
• Evaluating requirements based on client request, business need and results of testing/test output.

CLIENT ANALYST (February 2010 - February 2011)
• Assist with healthcare providers and payers to make sure forms, checks and letters print correctly
• Design, layout and update forms, letters and checks through form design tools as well as web based tools
• Evaluating requirements based on client request, business need and results of testing/test output.
• Coordinate and oversee various meetings

Clear Channel Communications- Augusta, GA
September 2008 - May 2009
Production Assistant
• Coordinated with seven different radio stations to make sure clients advertisements played when scheduled
• Wrote radio scripts for sales staff as well as created and voiced radio advertisements for local businesses
• Represented company at local promotions around town by conducting live broadcasts to promote area businesses
• Voice over talent and on-air afternoon drive-time radio host

Minor League Baseball -
Lakewood BlueClaws, Wilmington BlueRocks, Augusta GreenJackets
January 2005 - September 2008 
Media Relations and Broadcasting
• Designed and updated a weekly email news letter that was sent out to fans to increase ticket sales and web site traffic
   - Created custom made graphics, clickable links and wrote the text to be included in the newsletter
• Wrote press releases to be sent out to local and national media to promote different events, games and ticket packages
• Developed feature stories on players and events to be included in weekly game publications and annual yearbooks
• Produced radio advertisements that aired on local stations to promote upcoming games, ticket packages and events
• Updated web sites with custom made graphics, press releases, game recaps and news articles
• Compiled detailed game notes and kept statistical records that were distributed to coaching staff and members of the media
• Created seasonal media guides ranging from 70-130 pages that included team history, stats, league info and player biographies
• Coordinated interviews for players with local and national media
• Represented teams by conducting interviews with radio, television and newspaper media to promote upcoming games and events
• Responsible for live radio play-by-play announcing of games as well as announcing of pre and post game radio shows

KMOX 1120 AM
- St. Louis, MO
March 2004 - January 2005

Producer
• Network producer for St. Louis Cardinals Baseball
• Responsible for airing Cardinals games over 150 station affiliates that spanned 15 different states
• Edited radio advertisements and promos for all shows on KMOX as well as edited highlights for Cardinals Baseball

Stallion Web Design - St. Charles, MO
July 2001 - Current

Owner
• Generated income by cold calling businesses in St. Louis and conducting sales meetings
• Provided custom made graphics and web design for area businesses in St. Louis
• Designed all sales and information packets that were mailed out to businesses and presented in sales meetings
• Created business cards, flyers and brochures

Lindenwood University - St. Charles, MO
July 2001 - September 2002

Graduate Assistant
• Designed a brand new athletic web site for the university
• Responsible for online publishing and maintenance of information on athletic web site as well as educational web site
• Worked with all 22 sports teams representing the university to ensure proper information was displayed on web site
• Created custom made graphics and composed news articles for athletic web site on daily basis

KFNS 590 AM - St. Louis, MO
November 2000 - December 2002

Producer and Web Site Administrator
• Responsible for getting live and studio programs on air
• Updated web site with local and national sports stories and custom sports graphics

River City Rascals Baseball Team - St. Charles, MO
May 2000 - September 2000

Media Assistant
• Wrote game recaps for all home games
• Updated the web site with game recaps
• Created game day media guides for distribution among media and had some on air responsibilities

------------ Awards and Accomplishments ------------

  - Broadcaster for the 2008 Minor League Team of the Year, Augusta GreenJackets, San Francisco Giants Single-A team

  - National Award Winner for sports reporting from the International Radio and Television Society

  - Recognized regionally in the Midwest for audio production from the National Broadcasting Society

  - Member of staff that won the Baseball America Freitas Award for best Single-A experience in Minor League Baseball (BlueClaws)

  - Member of staff that won the Management Staff of the Year Award from the Frontier Baseball League (River City Rascals)

  - Recipient of LindenLeader award for outstanding work at Lindenwood University

References available upon request.

Examples of web and graphic design


******* Moving costs are not expected. I don't need you to pay for me to move, I can do it myself.
Please don't let this deter you in offering me a job if you are located in another part of the country. **********

 



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