I graduated from Florida State University in December 2013 with Bachelors of Sciences in Journalism - emphasis in marketing - and Political Science. Subsequently, I attended Elon University School of Law from 2014-2015 with an interest in contract and sports law. Currently I'm working with OpenSponsorship.com -- an online platform that connects right holders [ie players and teams] with corporations who seek professional sports sponsorship. I'm a result oriented individual that excels in mining customer's needs, configuring a strategy to meet their needs, and efficiently executing that strategy; thus, producing a loyal customer base that can achieve a businesses' sales objectives.
> Excellent Communication Skills
> Proficient in all Microsoft Office Programs
> Experienced and Published Journalist
> Decisive Problem Solver
> Efficient attacking given tasks
Maintaining an up to the second knowledge of professional sports and how their performance effects their sponsorship availability, desirability, and corporations looking for sponsorship. I also frequently contribute to OpenSponsorship's Blog, located at OpenSponsorship.com/blog and our supplemental open forum at sportsblog.com. Lastly, I work on business research and development by building a customer base through analytical research evaluating several factors -- examples: annual sales, core demographic, previous sponsorship -- in determining a client's fitness with OpenSponsorship.
As far as perspective goes, there isn't better job I could have had. Being primarily in a classroom or office in previous employment positions, manual labor allowed -- painfully at times -- to develop skills and gain knowledge I otherwise would not have been exposed to.
Graduating in Fall gave me the opportunity to have a semester off before beginning law school; I decided to utilize that time training with Bankers Life and Casualty. During my time with Bankers I completed several highly comprehensive online and.classroom courses, went on sales calls, and earned my state issued insurance license.
My final semester of undergraduate studies I interned at the 2nd District Public Defender's Office in Tallahassee, Florida. I worked closely with investigators and attorneys. My responsibilities included but were not limited to; completing prisoner intake forms, interviewing defendants and witnesses', and following up with potential case leads.
Being the Apple Campus Representative for Florida State University I was responsible for marketing and demonstrating how to use Apple's educational products. My primary duties included setting up tabling events and demonstrating to faculty the benefits of Apple's educational programs.
I worked at Camp Ramah Darom as a climbing instructor in the summer of 2010. I worked with over 100 campers daily. My daily tasks included: teaching/reinforcing camper's knowledge of basic safety rules that are inherit in rock climbing, and - to kids 13 or older - how to properly execute climbs by being the bilayer (person on the ground giving instruction/ hooked up to the climber).
I attended Florida State University and graduated with a double major in English (Editing, writing, media) and Political Science.I studied abroad in Spain, was a member of the Young Democrats, wrote for the FSU newsletter and actively participated in intramural sports.
I successfully completed my first year of law school - 2014 to 2015 - at Elon University School of Law with an interest in sports and contract law. I was a member of Phi Alpha Delta, the school's service fraternity and a member of three sub-organizations within the North Carolina Bar Association: sports and entertainment law, business law, and contract law.
I spend free-time playing and watching basketball, baseball, and football -- fandom allegiances lie with the Fins, Heat, Rays, and Bolts. I also read and write political satire; most influential authors are Woody Allen, Bill Maher, and Jon Stewart.
Excellent communication, Editing, instructor, insurance, legal aid, marketing, Microsoft Office, problem solver, sales, and, writer
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