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CHELSIE HARTNESS writer//editor//creator


University of Nebraska at Omaha

Speech Communication, 2010, Magna Cum Laude


Marketing Manager

Wallop!, Omaha, NE 2012- Current

• Conceptualize, research and write long-form medical studies • Ghost-write speeches, articles, op-eds and blog and social media posts for industry professionals • Edit content for training sessions, books, articles and blog posts • Create graphic write-ups for all studies • Create press releases and email pitches to nurture outreach

Associate Account Manager – Display Advertising

Yahoo! Inc., Omaha, NE 2011- 2012

• Work directly with Chicago-based Account Managers, Account Executives and clients to provide support for all Internet advertising campaigns, including Gatorade, Kraft, Sara Lee and Kellogg’s • Serve as the client’s contact for billing related issues for insertion orders, invoicing, etc • Report on advertiser performance and suggest reallocations and optimizations as needed • Process and respond to RFPs for designated sales personnel • Utilize Y! proprietary tools, systems and servers for creating proposals and orders

Managing Editor

Power Lunch, Omaha, NE 2011- Current

• Edit and manage all content for Power Lunch’s satirical news site, The Tattler • Perform all content management in Wordpress • Manage all social media for Tattler related projects, including development and updates • Performed brand conceptualization and management • Assist in the video production process, including script writing, editing and videography •

Account Manager

Orion Advisor Services, Omaha, NE 2010- 2011

• Hosted corporate communication videos for our national network of investment advisors • Assisted the marketing department with concept development and script editing • Coordinated and managed each database based on the individual needs of the client • Trained clients on all technology updates during one-on-one sessions • Managed and systematize the entire quarter-end process

Competition Coach and Choreographer

Bellevue Dance Academy, Bellevue, NE 2008- 2011

• Classes instructed: jazz, technique, tap, modern/contemporary, hip hop, and creative movement for students ranging in age from three to adult

Creative and Administrative Assistant

Ervin and Smith Advertising and PR, Omaha, NE 2006-2007 • Assisted in the creative process of writing and editing scripts for commercial production

ACHIEVEMENTS//ACTIVITIES • Registered Yoga Instructor • Contributor, The Reader • Developed social media strategies for several small businesses • Host of online market commentary videos for Advisor Studios • Videographer for an ongoing, local music video project titled, Love Drunk • Officer of Lambda Pi Eta, National Communication Association Honor Society • Produced a cross-cultural communication workshop for junior high and high school students • Produced “Rock for Relief,” a concert benefiting Hurricane Katrina victims • Awarded First Place for a Persuasive Presentation given in the College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media • Awarded four fine arts scholarships by the University of Nebraska at Omaha


Chelsie Resume


Chelsie Resume