Dynamic Marketing Communications professional with more than 10 years in the creation of innovative brand awareness campaigns centered on customer events, tradeshows, community engagement and media relations.
Event Planning and Execution
Marketing Campaign Management
Print and Digital Media
Excellent written and verbal communicator
Cross-functional team leader
Self-directed and highly motivated
Microsoft Office Suite expert
Constant Contact and Salesforce CRM
Marketing Communications DirectorAug 2006 to Aug 2016 SUEZ － Richmond, VALed staff and external partners to develop brand awareness and drive product sales, manage events and trade shows, purchase media, provide creative services, and conduct PR for a global environmental services company, with seven offices in North America. Created award-winning programs, strategies, and sales tools from concept to completion, resulting in greater team efficiency and effectiveness.
Marketing Communications ManagerAug 2004 to Jul 2006 Degremont Technologies － Richmond, VA Planned and executed all marketing and community events, such as tradeshows, community outreach programs and off-site activities. Designed and created marketing collateral for sales meetings, trade shows and company executives. Planned and negotiated media buys, including TV, radio, print and digital.
Executive Assistant to CEOAug 2001 to Mar 2004 Infilco Degremont, Inc － Richmond, VAProvided logistical support to CEO, including maintaining meeting and travel schedules. Routinely drafted CEO communications and assisted marketing team in organization of tradeshows and off-site events. Collaborated with other team members on special projects as assigned by senior leadership team.
Education and Training
Concordia University － Montreal, QC, CanadaCommunications, English and Journalism coursework
McGill University － Montreal, QC, CanadaCE credits in translation (French/English)