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Senior Content Marketing Manager, IBM for Marketing
 Co-led “Above the Clutter” CMO campaign ( resulting in 178M+ impressions,
58k+ video views, 13k+ website views and 1k+ new social followers.
 Lead external content campaign to boost contributions from clients, BPs and influencers, 32% of our
content was external in 1H 2016 versus 9% before I joined.
 Create and lead monthly editorial calendar to ensure consistent and timely content and messaging
published across our channels, publishing 150+ articles quarterly driving 15k+ views and 1k+ leads.

2014 – present

Founder, Reportory
Built platform so that media publishers can provide personalized email newsletters to readers
 Received a prestigious $20k grant and fellowship with the Reynolds Journalism Institute to partner
with a mid-size publisher to pilot the technology, testing retention and satisfaction differences
between editor-selected and personalized email newsletters (Project page)

2014 – present

Content Marketing Manager, IBM MobileFirst
Responsible for all content and messaging worldwide for IBM's cross-brand mobile initiatives, one of CEO
Ginni Rometty's top four priorities for the company.
 Led cross-brand initiative integrating messaging and content creation of more than 10 brands and 50
offerings, consisting of hosting weekly messaging calls and closely partnering with dozens of product
marketing managers to strategically position our mobile capabilities across the company.

2012 – 2014

Founder and Managing Editor, Innovative Interactivity
Launched and subsequently sold the site, brand and social entities five years later to the School of
Journalism and Mass Communication at UNC Chapel Hill.
 Created marketing campaign leading to 85,000 visitors from 177 countries in 2011.
 Turned site profitable in 2010 with affiliate marketing and direct advertisers.
 Remotely managed 16 guest bloggers and a daily Spanish editor.
 Researched and wrote more than 600 posts in four years.

2007 – 2012

Digital Marketing Intern, Lenovo Worldwide Services
 Redesigned and re-launched the “Services and Warranty” portal of Lenovo’s website.
 Launched a new sales portal for WW Services to improve usability and drive increased sales.


Multimedia Producer, The Roanoke Times
 Programmed all Flash-based interactive packages; received 13 awards for five projects.
 Launched video-based advertising initiative by programming a Flash-based video player with pre-roll,
post-roll and lower-thirds ad spots.

2007 – 2008

Media Correspondent, CNN
 One of eight students across the nation to work for, pitching, researching and producing
localized multimedia packages for the website.

2006 – 2007

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2009 – 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA), General Management, Kenan-Flagler Business School
Master of Information Science (MSIS), Human-Computer Interaction, School of Information & Library Science
 First MBA/MSIS dual degree candidate
 President, Business Technology Club, 2011 - 2012; Project Manager, 2010 - 2011
 Weekly ESL tutor, 2005 - 2007 and 2009 - 2010
 Thesis: Retention rates and satisfaction levels in passive versus interactive multimedia
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Visual Communication, School of Journalism and Mass Communication
 President, Society for News Design, 2006 - 2007; VP of Marketing, 2005 - 2006
 Board member, Students United for Darfur Awareness Now, 2004 - 2006

2003 – 2007