Newport Beach Film Festival Director of Seminars and Industry Relations November 2014 - Present
Coordinate popular Industry Seminar Series, which consists of a series of panels, workshops and seminars comprising of industry professionals on various topics such as Directing, Screenwriting and more. Speaker highlights include Aisha Tyler, Chris O'Dowd, Marco Beltrami, Blake Neely, Tom Cross, Linda Woolverton, Ami Canaan Mann, and John Lee Hancock. Duties include hotel and travel accommodations, invitations to guests and moderators, as well as promotion of event and media coverage including top industry magazines.
Co-host Variety's 10 Cinematographers to Watch panel and a conversation with their Billion Dollar Cinematographer
Liaison for industry professionals by providing informative packets (maps, programs, letters and personalized programs) and information
Coordinator for raising awareness for submissions by creating marketing materials, press releases, promotions, trade agreements and proposals, partnerships, and more with media outlets and organizations
Assist various projects and events as well as VIP and Talent Relations, red carpet, premieres, hospitality
Marketing Coordinator and Associate Director of Interns July 2014 - November 2014 Marketing, PR and Short Film Programming Intern June 2013 - June 2014
Coastline College (Contract) Projects Assistant - Social Media Specialist December 2018 - February 2020
Created, design and executed social media campaigns for college wide events and marketing campaigns.
Coordinated with departments regarding awareness campaigns for college wide messaging.
YMCA of Orange County Marketing and Communications Coordinator November 2016 - February 2018
Coordinate, strategize, grow and measure online presence including social media, YMCA websites, external websites, directories, and e-marketing for YMCA of Orange County, Pomona Valley, Riverside County and San Gabriel Valley.
Maintain Wordpress website, landing pages and connections to social media, measure traffic sources, refine pages.
Develop integration linking strategies between web, social, and digital ads.
Manage social media pages (13 Facebook pages, 3 Instagram, 3 Twitter accounts and 50+ yelp accounts) and Facebook Ads.
Develop creative organic content (blogs, posts, newsletters) and grow social media presence, reach and impact.
Work with Graphic Design team to provide marketing materials and promotional items to field.
Bill Dance Casting Intern June 2013 - August 2013
Interned for Casting Director Bill Dance. Here, I worked directly with the Casting Director, where his specialty is casting Background Artists and does a fair amount in principle casting also.
Casting: assisted in projects: "Cooties", "Mythbusters", and "Watchdogs"
Corresponding with Production companies: resumes, scripts and casting calls
Utilized Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, and Linkedin for upcoming seminars, casting calls and other services
Assisted develop web layout for EPK (Electronic Press Kit) with use of InDesign and content
Editing content for website and articles
WonderCon Programming Department Volunteer March 2018
Performed various duties as assigned including preparation of promotional material, deliver panel materials and more.
Lido Live General Volunteer July 2014 - September 2014
Assist venue with various duties as assigned including running the merchandise table, line and crowd control, talent and customer relations, and general customer service.
Communications - blog, editing, email, marketing, newsletters, social media, Constant Contact, MailChimp Event Management - premieres, panels, live concerts, seminars, red carpet, weddings Microsoft Office - Excel, Publisher, Powerpoint, and Word Project Management - plan and execution, and multi-deadlines Social Media Management - Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, and Yelp Talent and VIP Relations - awards, media interviews, premieres, and red carpet Website Content Management - Wordpress, Wix, and Weebly
The Chimaera Project Social Media Coordinator October 2017 - Present
Assist with organization announcements including contests, general information and more.
Post on to Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter
California State University, Fullerton Bachelor of Arts in Communications emphasis in Entertainment Studies Minor in Radio TV Film 2013