Niko T. Vergis 1733 Bishop Way ● Mundelein, Illinois Nikovergis@yahoo.com ● (847) 401- 6526● www.nikovergis.com Professional Profile Highly experienced and effective team member with a unique style that has consistently resulted in the establishment of a loyal and extremely productive team member. Offering a combination of creativity and analytical skill with the ability to asses both vantage points. Experience XA, The Experiential Agency – Chicago, IL.
September 2013 – Present
Draft creative pitches, press releases, and chef biographies for editors, writers and bloggers Create media placements and track impressions of media coverage Assist in media plan development and RFP execution for restaurants and hospitality groups Contribute to social media department through developing new business proposals and presentations
LA Fitness - Lake Zurich, IL.
June 2013 – Present
Created a focused demographic marketing plan to attract a broader consumer base Enroll members through self-generated marketing and company promotions which gained 25% sales Attract a broader consumer base by calling on new corporate accounts
Long Grove Café - Long Grove, IL.
June 2009 – June 2013
Managed the financials and store operations Utilize Marketing background for online marketing strategies Partnered with management with suggestions to increase sales Wine pairing knowledge which increased liquor sales by 6%
Woman’s National Basketball Association - Rosemont, IL.
April 2012 - September 2012
Marketing Intern for WNBA
Supervised assembly of 400 partnership advertisements for sponsors incentives throughout the season Independently managed promotional events by monitoring & analyzing results in operation Created a WNBA marketing campaign plan for 2012 to help increase game attendance
Mundelein High School - Mundelein, IL.
November 2009 - June 2010
Head Diving Coach / Junior Varsity Gymnastics Coach
Managed and mentored a team of 20 athletes Taught advanced skills to youth and supervised the safety of the team Tailored coaching techniques for each member of the team to boost confidence and individual success
Education Columbia College Chicago – Chicago IL. BA Marketing Communication Additional Skills Proficient with Microsoft Word-Excel-PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, Solidworks Familiar with Nielsen Spectra, MRI+, Cision, Sprout Social Experience with website development