Well rounded IT professional with a passion for technologies that transform websites from static repositories of knowledge into relationship building opportunities.
Overall GPA: 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
Internet Marketing Coordinator
Elder Depot, Sellersville, PA
5/2010-4/2011Developed holistic Marketing Plan in coordination with Management that emphasized organic SEO, Social Media, and streamlining PPC SEM. Tracked, analyzed, and provided regular reports on Competitor’s Marketing Initiatives.
- Planned and successfully implemented Social Media campaign based on analysis of direct competitor’s and market leader’s initiatives.
- Broadened audience through the development of satellite sites optimized to capture organic traffic, an affiliate program, coupon propagation, and eBay/Amazon.com storefronts.
- Advised management on site performance, market trends, product opportunities, and recommended site enhancements. Provided regular reports on site metrics.
- Maintained updates and technical enhancements to Elder Depot site and satellite sites, including a new e-commerce platform that will soon be deployed.
HTML Product Entry
Elder Depot via Priority Staffing, Sellersville, PA
- Improved SEO by adding 150+ products with optimized descriptions.
Rural Partner Advisor
Mennonite Central Committee, Prey Veng, Cambodia
10/2006-11/2009Member of three person team that established field office in rural province.
- Oversaw partnership with Provincial Department of Irrigation; responsible for reviewing proposals, distributing funding, monitoring and evaluating projects.
- Established and managed rural school support program. Submitted project proposal for now active rural teacher training program.
- Provided technical troubleshooting in office and to partner organizations. Advised program administrator on information technology policies and upgrades. Oversaw office-wide migration from Windows XP to Ubuntu Linux. Supervised local Computer staff responsible for maintaining office computers.
Other Relevant Experience
- Administrated personal web forum from 2002 to 2008; first in Perl and later PHP.
- Maintained personal WordPress blog from 2006 to 2009.
Microsoft/OpenOffice office suites, Thunderbird/Outlook, Adobe Photoshop/GIMP, Adobe Illustrator/Inkscape, Microsoft Access, Blender, Poser, and many others.
Analytics, AdWords, Docs, Merchant Center.
Twitter, Facebook, Digg, StumbleUpon, pip.io, del.icio.us