Projects for the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce

Gainesville, Florida

This position provided an engaging variety of projects which included managing a significant web redesign, creating event invitations and signage, and designing booklets and microsites for nationwide audiences. I also expanded my skills to include work with public relations and e-mail marketing.

COUNCIL FOR ECONOMIC OUTREACH / GAINESVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE – GAINESVILLE, FL

Communications and Research Manager (2007 – 2010)

  • Designed and deployed print and web pieces and social media campaigns using WordPress, InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator

  • Managed extensive web site redesign and content creation that successfully branded four associated agencies in one site while recouping all expenses within one year

  • Implemented, coordinated and tracked E-mail marketing campaigns for national site selectors and local stakeholders

  • Trained communications team on Adobe design applications, PDF workflow and best practices for the web

Golden Image Award , August 2009

Awarded by the Florida Public Relations Association for planning & developing Netroots Rising: Grassroots Communications in a Digital Age, August 2009

Director of Electronic Media (2009-2010) Florida Public Relations Association, Gainesville Chapter

  • Coordinated E-mail and social media campaigns that attracted and retained membership while contributing to the organization being awarded 2010 Chapter of the Year

  • Designed collateral materials for Golden Image Award-winning professional development seminar on grassroots communications in the digital age in addition to helping with planning and coordination

  • Served as webmaster for Chapter site

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