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TARGET LOCATIONS Relocate:
Countries:
Yes
Any/Open

WORK STATUS United States:
Other:
I am authorized to work in the United States
I require sponsorship to work in any other country

EXPERIENCE 8/1999-4/2001 Initiative Media Dallas, Texas
Assistant Account Manager
Managed the following accounts: Ackerman McQueen Advertising, Six Flags Parks, Pizza Inn, National Rifle Association, Leapfrog.com, Oklahoma Tourism, KTQX-FM, KZPS-FM, KRBV-FM, and KOAI-FM.
Primary Responsibilities: Assist in all aspects of account management including the day-to-day interactions with the various clients, effectively resolve any conflicts, facilitate the purchase of national spot television, and manage client's media purchase through tracking budgets and flights. Other responsibilities included providing media research, trafficking and general office support.

1/1999-8/1999 Temerlin McClain Las Colinas, Texas
Assistant Planner
Managed the following accounts: Subaru North America and Centex Homes. Primary Responsibilities: Coordinated the placement of media materials totaling over twenty-five million dollars.  In this position I tracked the regional expenses related to the media plans, provided monthly budget summaries, negotiated contracts, maintained vendor relations, developed media schedules and assisted in the development of media plans.

9/1998-12/1999 Citizens Communications Dallas, Texas
Intranet/Internal Communication Coordinator
Primary Responsibilities: Assisted in all functions of employee communication department including Intranet site management, development of training material for new employees on budget processes, expense/procurement reports, SAP systems and daily processes inside the Communication and Planning Department. Assisted in all internal communication initiatives

4/1997-3/1998 Fort Worth Weekly Magazine Fort Worth, Texas
Sr. Classified Account Executive
Primary Responsibilities: Supervised the classified sales team, provided team training, managed credit accounts, billing and collections of all classified revenues. Also, provided layout, design, and proofing of the classified section while meeting strict deadlines. In this position I increased the revenue for the classified section from $8000 to $20,000 per month and classified advertising increased from one page of advertising to six pages.


EDUCATION 12/96 University Of North Texas Denton, Texas
Bachelor's Degree of Applied Arts and Sciences
Concentrations: Advertising Art or Communication Arts, Applied Economics, Human Behavior and Journalism

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Windows 98 / NT / ME
Mac OS
Prosoft Certified HTML
Basic C++
MRI Crosstabs
CMR Strategy
Market Mate TV and Radio
Freehand
PageMaker
Illustrator
Photoshop
Quark XPress
Word
Excel
Powerpoint
Donovan
LA400
Internet Applications

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