Rhian Whitehurst

124 W Division Villa Park, IL 60181 | C: 630.418.0911 | rhianleigh@gmail.com

Key Attributes Leader- Manages Time Well - Motivated Self-Starter- People Orientated

Education Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Minor in Spanish August 2012- January 2016
Loras College Dubuque, IA

Work Experience

CBS/ CW, WBNG-TV 12, Binghamton, NY February 2016- January 2017
Sales Assistant/Traffic Manger

McGraw-Hill Education, Burr Ridge, IL December 2015 - February 2016
Marketing Coordinator

McGraw-Hill Education, Dubuque, IA Fall 2014 – December 2015
National Sales Intern

● Takes on projects assigned from Sales Representatives and District Manager
● Inputs data in internal sales database, Sales Force
● Researches and plans opportunities for upcoming college semesters
● Aids my team of sales representatives in daily tasks and activities

Matthews Distributing Company of Iowa, Dubuque, IA February 2015 – December 2015
Marketing and Public Relations Intern

● Managed and strategized weekly local grocery store product sampling plans by working with
distributor chain account manager to parallel selection with chain advertisements which resulted in
a 13.6% YTD sales increase in craft beer sales for Matthews Distributing.
● Collaborated with craft category manager in developing a plan to revive sales of Founders
Brewing Company in Hyvee accounts which attributed to an 80% YTD sales increase.
● Planned and executed brand representation for Retro Beer Company and Founders Brewing
Company for Dubuque on Ice Brewfest 2015 which resulted in over 2,000+ attendees.
● Created and led various on-premise promotions for Retro Beer Company and Lagunitas Brewing
Company Couch Trippin’ Promo which resulted in high ratings of retailer and consumer

Bailey Edward, Chicago, IL Summer 2014
Accounting Intern

● Filed and organized confidential documents
● invoicing duties

Erasmus Student Network, Santiago, Spain January 2014- May 2014
Marketing/ Event Coordinator Intern

● Planned trips and activities for international students
● Provided translation services as well as English teaching services
● Organized and worked events in various cities and countries

Younkers, Dubuque, IA March 2013- January 2014
Sales Associate/ Customer Service