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Education

Columbia College Chicago

Bachelor of Arts Entertainment and Media Management with a concentration in Fashion Retail Management, Minor in Public Relations GPA: 3.7 CisionPoint accredited process

Internship

Aug 2011-Present Factor Women Modeling Agency • Strategic Social Media Correspondent – Twitter,Blog,Facebook,Pinterest • Booking and Managing Dressers- Saks, Macys, Misericordia, Yigal Azrouel, Oscar de la Renta • Created Press Contact Database • Wrote Press Release and Pitched to Media • Point person for press at New Gen Fashion Show • Senior Intern - responsible for training interns • Street Team – directing a scouting program, advertising ideas, implemented interviews, researches events and venues, responsible for making members active, inspires and motivates team members, conducts meetings about progress • Top Shop Scouting Event- proposal and marketing details May 2010 Bravo Network’s The Fashion Show • Assistant to casting directors •Created interview schedule •Set up and broke down space equipment

Related Work

2012 National Gun Victim Action Council (NGAC) • Research gun victim media coverage • Performed field research on NGAC Starbucks boycott • Brainstormed social media and media strategies and tactics (engage key audience 14,000 victims, activate third parties, and develop slogan and visual) • Inspired slogan “Brew not Bullets” and image • Influenced word choice in headlines. Boycott Starbucks is now Say No to Starbucks • Wrote a published letter to the editor concerning gun laws • “They (the students) are engaged, intelligent, savvy and a joy to have as our professional PR advisors. The information about the generational misunderstanding of the word Boycott was eye opening, remarkably significant and has saved us from making a crucial error.” – NGCA Founder CEO, Elliot Fineman 2012 Launch •Produced yearly student fashion show •Choose hair and make up looks •Conducted fittings •Casting models • Sent show •Conducted line up •Made Model racks and cards

2010 French Connection’s Fall/WinterShow • Styled and choose looks •Organized lineup •Structured racks and garments •Gave Direction to models 2010 Vert Couture’s Show • Structured models and dressers •Created racks •Organized Designers garments

Experience

Columbia College Fashion Association

Board Member, Student Organizations Representative: August 2010-May 2012 • Social Media Correspondent - twitter • Find Space Opportunities for Events • Write Proposals for Events and Funding • Create Avenues for Students to Meet Industry Professional


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