Where I studied
Fresh graduate that thrives on being conceptual, enthusiasic with a good, old-fashion work wthic.
Virginia Commonwealth University Bachelor of Science, Mass Communications Bachelor of Science, Sociology
Where I’ve Worked Afro American Newspaper 2008-2009 Advertising Sales Intern/Radio Personality Responsible for research into the new market of young adult readers. Rejuvenating sales tools so they work better for both the client and readers. Johnsons Inc. 2007-2008 Events Planning Intern Worked on events stationed on the East Coast. The Big Apple Classic. That brought together rivalries that are equal to that of the NY Knicks and the Boston Celtics. It is the basketball competition of a lifetime where four black colleges and universities battle it out on the court. Bringing together the black community through not just sports, but also fun, drumline competition and college fairs. I was able to get Terrance and Rocsi the Host’s of 106 and Park on BET, to also host the basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden. Another event I was able to gain experience with was the Sister to Sister Conference. This empowering conference that’s held every spring, unties women of all ages and backgrounds. Where many renowned social activists, authors, scholars and moving performances by musicians. Being able to find just the right people for the event was my main focus, and through that I was able to help create a legacy of events.
How I stay Fresh Senior Checked 2009 Worked with a client Silver Nation, to boost knowledge on their service for SeniorChecked. Senior Checked is a service that is committed to providing safe services to seniors. Through evaluations and adhering to a strict code of ethics that will insure safety, to seniors by making services providers go through extensive background checks. SC had a double-sided problem. They needed more seniors to utilize their servives, and more businesses to get checked. My plan was to make the relationship between seniors and the businesses more like a concierge service. Through my quantitative and qualitative research I found this to be the best solution. My seniors are engaged in all functions in life. They didn’t want to be treated as if they couldn’t help themselves, and my plan insured that they wouldn’t 4816 Whitfield Chapel Rd., Lanham, Md 20706 301.919.9588 email@example.com
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