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American Chamber of Commerce Online Content Manager March 2015-September 2016 Shanghai, China
Edited and wrote for monthly periodical, Insight. Reporting included monthly column interview- ing various Chamber personalities, feature articles on a variety of U.S. – China topics, and all Chamber events.
Worked heavily with graphic designers for entire print and website presence.
Web management responsibilities included WordPress and basic HTML. Tasks included design
and maintenance of Wordpress site and weekly compilation of Chamber HTML-based newsletter
using Dreamweaver software.
Managed Chamber’s complete social media presence including Chinese platform WeChat,
LinkedIn and Facebook.
Hops Magazine Managing Editor- Hops Magazine June 2010-March 2015
Managed team of a wholly Chinese business environment including graphic designers, freelance writers and Hops interns.
Converted business model to revenue based through expansion of paid advertising/sponsorship partners.
Managed yearly budget.
Negotiated various advertising contracts with imported beer brands.
Assigned, edited, and conceptualized all articles for publication.
Managed Hops website, including executing initial design and regular post maintenance.
Organized Hops craft beer events throughout Shanghai and Beijing.
Wall Street English Business English Teacher and Content Creator January 2008-June 2010
Designed and implemented business English curriculum for adult students.
Tutored various business professionals and monitored progress through weekly tests.
Writing and editing across different markets
Strategic social media management
WordPress and HTML
Conversational Mandarin (HSK2), beginning Arabic
University of Oregon
Bachelor of Arts - Anthropology
American University in Cairo
Study Abroad, Archaeology Cairo, Egypt