Posted in Communications, Copywriting, Pitching, Public Relations

“Operation Tribute to Freedom” Media Alerts

2007

FleishmanHillard Consumer Markets Intern

“Operation Tribute to Freedom” was a U.S. Army campaign to thank soldiers who had served in Iraq and Afghanistan.  This is a media alert I drafted for one of the tribute events.

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Posted in Communications, Copywriting, Marketing, Public Relations, Research

Marketing Outreach Intern

2010

Penney Retirement Community

During the summer of 2010, I interned for the retirement community’s marketing department and the Penney Memorial Church cemetery committee to re-engage families of deceased residents, and fund raise for the cemetery upkeep.

Resume:

  • Established an outreach campaign to reconnect past residents’ families with the community.
  • Pitched the community’s cemetery committee fundraising efforts to the engaged audience.

Here is a sample of the letter that I sent to help raise funds for the cemetery:

PRC-InquiryLetter

 

 

Posted in Communications, Copywriting, Editorial Calendars, Event Planning, Media Research, Public Relations, Research, Social Media

Global Health Intern

2014-2015

GMMB

As a global health intern, I worked for clients such as the Swiss nutrition think tank Sight and Life, the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the ROTA Council.

Resume:

  • Social Media
    • Researched and compiled daily tweets (3-7/day) and Facebook posts about global nutrition news articles for nutrition think tank client
    • Created tweets to follow special events, conferences, advocacy days
    • Generated drumbeat social media for multiple clients (avg. 21 tweets, 3 Facebook posts/week)
  • Event Planning (in Rome, Italy)
    • Researched and compiled invite list (1,500+ invitees)
    • Distributed invitation and notifications
    • Tracked RSVPs, shuttle service needs of attendees and invite lists
    • Verified nametags for correct spellings of names and organizations for over 200 guests (included Ministers of Health, UN officials, and other global nutrition experts)
  • Media Monitoring
    • Tracked media coverage for various clients
    • Updated media contact lists (domestic and international contacts)
  • Writing/Copyediting
    • Drafted memo to client on introducing vaccines in Islamic countries
    • Took notes during interviews for client bios
    • Copyedited memos, editorials, etc. for various clients
  • Research
    • Halal vs. Haram vaccinations in Islamic countries
    • Global health influencers – conferences attended, organizations in which involved, etc.
    • Global health, nutrition and agriculture editorial calendar for clients
    • Country briefs (i.e., Nigeria, China, Brazil, Zambia)