BA in Managerial Marketing
Graduation: May 2016
Kent State University
Google Local Pack
Abby Schafer Photography, Cleveland, Ohio
Business growth of at least 100% year over year for the past 9 years (400% in 2019) by successfully cultivating and retaining client base
Sole marketing, sales and customer relationship manager
Earned The Knot’s customer satisfaction award four years in a row elevating me to their Hall of Fame preferred vendor list
Golden Ivy Designs, Cleveland, Ohio
Jan 2018- Present
Owner, Business & Marketing Consultant
Marketing/Brand Management/Web Design and Development for 12 small businesses
Current customer base includes a Deep Foundations Consulting Group, Independent Salon Owner, Personal Trainer, Local Restaurant Owner and Roofing Company
Full company collateral from logos, business cards, merchandising, 3D printing and digital graphics
Full E-commerce websites designed, built and maintained
SEO, Google AdWords and Analytics
Pile Dynamics, Inc., Solon, Ohio
September 2016- July 2018
Print and web advertising designer for highly technical deep foundation engineering company
Conceptual layout designer for quarterly newsletters and informational brochures
Marketing material creator including 3D models, trade show banners and logos
Event materials coordinator for 17 trade shows, in-house events and technical workshops
Producer and editor of three promotional and educational YouTube videos
University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio
May 2016- August 2016
Market Research Intern
Researching and developing creative campaigns for the Seidman Cancer Center: “Woman Up” in partnership with the Komen Foundation, and UH’s Auxiliary Group
Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, Indiana
Hands-on experience creating spreadsheets for data analysis using marketing research resources such as Scarborough.
Mayfield Draga Pool, Mayfield Heights, Ohio
(7) Summers 2010-2016
Lifeguard, Swimming Instructor
Collaborating with 20 co-workers for team building activities.
Areas of expertise include swimming instruction for the under four age group, specializing in confidence management, safety education and trust building.
IMS Productions, Indianapolis, Indiana
Summers 2012- 2014
Utility and Runner
Member of a large production crew that televises IndyCar races. Duties include service support for the on-camera talent, working in adverse weather conditions, on-call fiber optics support during broadcast.
Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
Spring 2014 - Fall 2014
Utilized effective time management skills by creating and implementing 12 programs and activities each semester for 60 residents while balancing full-time course load and extracurricular commitments.
Built strong relationships with residents of diverse backgrounds by demonstrating support, concern, and helpful listening skills.
Demonstrated strong communication skills through conversations with residents, building hall staff, and campus administrators.
Member of Delta Sigma Pi, a co-ed professional business fraternity - 2013-2016
Habitat for Humanity Alternative Spring Break Trip: Atlanta, Georgia
Akron Food Bank, Relay For Life, Ronald McDonald House
Fieldstone Farm Therapeutic Riding Center, Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Camp Cheerful, Strongsville, Ohio