SCI Direct, Plantation, FL
Manager of Web Communication, 2014-Present
Design and develop websites for SCI Direct and each of their brands, including Neptune Society, Trident Society, Neptune Cremation Services, Neptune Society of Northern California, National Cremation Society, National Cremation Services, All Faiths Cremation Society, All Faiths Funeral Alternatives and Cremation Service, and Cremation Society of Virginia. Work together with video team to create commercials for SCI Direct’s brands. Research and spearhead corporate community involvement.
Optimum7 Internet Marketing & Technology, Coral Gables, FL
Chief Designer/Front-End Developer, 2012-2014
Created and implemented effective web solutions for Optimum7 and each of their 25 clients. Served as
chief consultant for all design-related decisions. Improved the bounce rate by 66% after analyzing and
revamping the Optimum7 homepage. Created conceptual design for Report7, Optimum7’s newest SEO &
rank-tracking tool. Redesigned and coded company e-newsletter and created e-newsletters for several
Optimum7 clients. Wrote informative articles on a weekly basis to post to company blog, resulting in
increased site traffic.
OMG National, Plantation, FL
Senior Web & Graphic Designer, 2011-2012
Created and executed unique designs in print and web-based media in a timely manner. Provided patient,
courteous customer service to clients and coworkers alike. Efficiently organized and managed over 50
projects at a time.
The Current, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Staff Writer, 2009-2010
Radio X, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Business Manager, 2008-2009
Managed sale of air-time. Drafted and edited invoices. Scheduled and managed events. Trained and
supervised new employees.
On-Air Personality, 2008-2011
Hosted radio shows. Introduced new local artists and music. Scheduled and hosted interviews with local
bands. Provided musical entertainment at various events for students, faculty, staff, and other clients.
Beef’O’Brady’s Family Sports Pub, Cooper City, FL
The Sun-Sentinel’s Teen Link Newsmagazine, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Staff Writer 2007-2008
The Miami Herald Teen Speaks Program, Miami, FL
Staff Writer 2006-2007
High School Sports Magazine, Nationally Published
Staff Writer 2004-2008
Nova Southeastern University, College of Engineering and Computing, 2014-2015
Master of Science in Information Technology
Nova Southeastern University, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, 2008-2011
Honors: Nova Southeastern University’s Honors Program
Major: Communication Studies
Concentration: Media Studies
Minor: Graphic Design
Hard working, reliable, detail and goal-oriented leader with exceptional communication, interpersonal, and
problem-solving skills. Procient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Coda, WordPress,
HTML, and CSS. Experienced in HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, PHP, and Joomla.
Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Dean’s List 2008-2011
Delta Epsilon Iota Honor Society Member
Lamba Pi Eta Communication Studies Honor Society Member
Honors Program Scholarship Recipient, 2008-2011
Honor Award Recipient, 2008-2011
Trustee Scholarship Recipient, 2008-2011
The Society of Professional Journalists
The Society of Professional Journalists Scholarship Recipient, 2008
Say What? Juried Student Art Exhibition, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Nova Southeastern University Gallery 217
April 4-27, 2011
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