Passionate, focused, and creative web designer, writer, and marketing professional. Detail oriented, driven, decisive. Excels under pressure. Communicates and works well with all levels of management, peers, staff, clients, and outside vendors.
Adobe Flash, Adobe Experience Manager
FIRSTHAND CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC.
San Jose, California, 2001 - Present
Manage all company websites, including programming, design, content creation, maintenance, and analytics reporting. Design, edit, and produce shareholder communications, including newsletters, annual reports and prospectuses and liaison with legal to ensure compliance with SEC/FINRA regulations. Handle the design and production of all advertisements, e-mail newsletters, datasheets, and other marketing collateral. Manage firm's Twitter presence.
Campbell, California, 1999 - 2001
Managed editorial process for weekly e-newsletter, including writing, copyediting, proofreading, and design. Maintained relevant static site content, including help pages, informational articles, and glossary of terms. Wrote and maintained "best practices" manual and style guide. Built and maintained taxonomy utilizing proprietary tools. Responsible for creating several hundred thousand categories, as well as continuously updating and refining nearly 1,000,000 categories online.
AMERICAN PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION
Alexandria, Virginia, 1993 - 1996
Managed publication of monthly client magazines, including editing, proofreading, designing, and printing. Edited and designed several monthly newsletters. Wrote and produced annual product catalog and assisted in planning of new publications.
New York, New York, 1991 - 1993
Managed publication of monthly client magazines, including editing, proofreading, designing, and printing. Managed publication of monthly advertorial section in Elle, American Photo, and Women’s Day magazines. Responsibilities included interviewing clients, writing and editing advertorial copy, photography, and layout design.
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT SANTA CRUZ
Graduated in 1990 with honors with a Bachelor of Arts degree in American Literature and a minor in Political Science
Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue