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Sea Witch Marketing, Inc.
DescriptionDescription; Savannah Master Calendar / Savannah VIP Events
MEDIA COMPANY, "Linking Business & Nonprofit Leaders in the Savannah Area"
WEEKLY NEWSLETTER WITH Largest circulation of BUSINESS and NONPROFIT leaders in Savannah area. 15,000 biz executives-opt-in email database built over 8 years.
Membership organization that provides event informaton to 15000+ email members / Subscribers on a weekly basis. Needs a new website manager to help with launch, update to existing website and maintain Membership Info, Newsletter Sign ups, link up with Constant Contact weekly newsletter. Lots of calendar based programs. Cread Database of event industry vendors
MEDIA/ Public Relations / Marketing firm specializing in 3 Areas;
A) Weekly Newsletter about local events
B) EVENT PLANNING, specifically Grand Opening/ Ribbon Cutting, Nonprofit Fundraisers, Community Festivals.
C) ASSOCIATION/ Nonprofit management, providing consulting services to nonprofits membership groups on how to increase funding, membership, volunteer recruitement, board development.
Owner has 20+ years of experience in NYC, now have retired home to America's Most Haunted City: Savannah GA and am working on projects here. My background includes managing worldwide marketing campaigns with some of the largest ad agencies, PR firms in NYC. Largest client was the Australian Tourist Commission, took them to world's Top 10 for conventions in 18 months. Worked with South Africa during the Mandela Elections -coordinating the Travel/Tourism editors press trip.
- Former Adjunct Professor of Tourism Marketing, Meetings Management at New York University. I have loads of experience, contacts and love passing this onto young (and/or YOUNG at heart) people- who are interested in the EVENTS, and PUBLIC RELATIONS industry.
INTERNSHIP POSITION: Help with launch of event /calendar website to handle 15000+ member subscribers to newsletter.
COMPANY WORK: Here's what I'm working on and need help with:
1) EVENTS: I'm working on
_12 Month Event Series - one networking after hour social each month 200 guests
_Halloween Festival -Masquerade Ball Fundraiser for local pet charities : 500 guests
_4 Ribbon Cutting, Grand Openings /Anniversary parties for local business owners
range from 100 to 500 guests
2) NEWSLETTER: The Savannah Master Calendar
Ongoing, I publish a weekly newsletter in Constant Contact - about events taking place in Savannah, we have 15000+ subscribers !
Need help with editing, researching content and linking newsletter to website
3) Helping with launch, update, maintenance of website
_Review existing Website- come up with list of actions to improve in terms of
A) FUnctionality, B) Revenue Generation C) Graphic Design layout
_Develop systems for integrating website with Constant Contact, Calendars,
_Newsletters, and Social Media
_Develop Mobile APP for website
_Develop ways so that content can be placed on other websites - for monthly fee
_Strong computer skills, especially with programming, database management, ideallly in publishing media, or nonprofit association management or interested in these sectors
_ Information Technology skills, programming, HTML - building website easy for client to manage update directly
_Data storage, membership information for 15000+ membership organization
_Coordinate website with Constant Contact, Social Media, Facebook, Linked IN
_Developing smart phone apps - so info/ website can be accessed easily
_Developing security system for members to log in
_Members must be able to post information / update easily
Membership based organization -so abilitiy to handle back-end of dealing with money, paypal, shopping cart, tie ins with Cafe Press for promotional items, handling annual fees, event fees,
_Office has a resident Cat and Miniature Dachshund :)
How To Apply - via email
1) Resume with full contact, DIRECT CELL PHONE, Email
2) List of 3 business or academic references
3) Link to portfolio of websites you've worked on
We are equal opportunity organization and celebrite DIVERSITY in all forms - so must be able to work with team of 10 other interns and staff with multicultural backgrounds.