I have in-depth knowledge about the Internet landscape in Canada. I have studied the digital divide, accessibility, language in regards to the Internet from federal, provincial, municipal, business and citizen perspectives.
Women’s Worlds Media Relations • Facilitated relationships with journalists and academics to ensure positive relationships were developed • Maintained database of media connections while corresponding with academics and stakeholders • Development of key messages in response to daily media coverage from extensive and academic written text
Harvest House In 2009, I • Designed, evaluated and delivered a five-year strategic plan for not-for-profit company • Collaborated with the client to complete extensive research while assess the needs of the organization
The question that I hear a lot is “are there hobbies that make money?” My answer to that it YES! Obviously there are thousands upon thousands of hobbies out in the world, probably even more we don’t know about. People are coming up with new hobbies everyday! The reason why people do these hobbies is because they are fun, but when something is fun it doesn’t mean that it is necessarily going to make you money.
SSHRC March- June 2010 Liaison Officer, Outreach Team • Credited with bringing social media to SSHRC • Event planning for conferences & events •Attended Congress at Concordia as a representative of SSHRC • Daily media monitoring • Organized and participated in multiple announcements, events and conferences in both •Created documents, correspondence, speeches and briefing notes that highlighted the importance of social science and humanities research
At Congress for The Canadian Federation of the Humanities & Social Sciences I... • Coordinated communication with journalists & academics for events to facilitate media coverage • Prioritized duties to ensure best coverage was achieved • Completed extensive research of media exposure, in both traditional & new media. Articles in over 8 languages • Explored potential partnerships & funding opportunities • Marketing & promotion of CFHSS key initiatives & events