FUNDRAISING AND COMMUNICATIONS EXPERTISE * Writing - proposals and reports, website and blog copy, talking points, PowerPoint presentations, brochures, annual reports, e-newsletters and blasts, and anything else that requires a clear, persuasive approach. * Internet Research - general web research, Foundation Directory Online, LexisNexis for Development (your account). * Nonprofit Budgeting for Funders' Eyes - I'm not a fiscal person, but I can look at a budget for a foundation, corporation, or major donor and tell you if it will make sense to them and if there are any "red flags." I can also work with you to rewrite it if necessary. * Action-Based Fundraising and Organizational Strategic Plans - a collaborative effort in which I will ask the right questions and make sound recommendations. Short and to-the-point; not a tome meant to sit on a shelf. DIGITAL EXPERIENCE *Website: Oversaw development, implementation, management of completely new website - creativeartsteam.org (Drupal CMS). *Bulk Email: 7+ years’ experience with Constant Contact emails and events – hot links, content and list management. Also familiar with Mail Chimp. *Online Charitable Giving: 6 years’ experience with Network for Good page configuration and content. Some experience with Text-to-Give. *Social Networks: Sophisticated understanding of community building via Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter. Some experience with Google AdWords for Nonprofits, Instagram. *Computer Literacy: Advanced expertise in MS Office Suite (including Publisher), Adobe Acrobat Pro, Apple Pages, Keynote, Numbers, Preview.
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Business consultant in startup - investment funds - research I have over 10 years of experience in business development, investing, operations, and business development. I worked in MNCs such as Siemens and EADS before transitioning into the VC sector and startups. I currently lead a startup company and my own consulting firm. I have successfully gotten backing from investors and raised capital. Activities: > Creation of Business Plans and Related Research > Creation of Investor Presentations > Raising Capital > Business Development > Forecasts & Budgets > Cashflow Modeling > Financial Modeling Client roster: > GE > SINTEF (Scandinavia's largest independent research institution) > Scandinavian incubators and accelerators > ... Education: > MBA from a top business school > Engineering degrees from top universities
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I have produced accurate, reliable, time sensitive results for many businesses working as a professional in customer service and administative management. Most recently I have been working remotely for an ecommerce firm taking orders, providing customer service and search engine optimization as needed. My skills in friendly communication, problem solving, technical solutions, accuracy against deadlines has been honed from many years of experience in a variety of environments. I am available 7 days per week for projects or on-going part-time tasks that will fill in the gaps to develop your business. You can count on me for honest support in the areas of order processing or other data-entry, SEO, telephone interviews, research, proofreading, bookkeeping assistance or a variety of administrative duties.
Experienced nonprofit fundraiser and business entrepreneur. I've developed proposals for nonprofit agencies that generated over $20 million in grant funding for housing, business creation and job training programs. Experience in preparing complex government and private sector proposals, the longest of which was 300 pages. Business experience includes start-up and growth of marketing, sales lead generation and web publishing company in which I've sold my interest. I'm skilled at executive coaching and strategy development. I'm also interested in personal development and high performance as evidenced in my book Simple Sleep Solutions which is designed to empower individuals to solve sleep issues. Also published in Spanish as Soluciones Simples a los Trastornos del Sueno. The book is currently available on Amazon and ITunes, and the English version is being republished by Xlibris, a Penquin Books subsidiary.
I am a seasoned fundraising professional with nearly twenty years of experience working for premier nonprofit agencies in New York City, including El Museo del Barrio, The Americas Society, The Rockefeller University, the American Museum of Natural History, The Children's Aid Society, and The Foundation Center. With a concentration in Foundation and Corporate Foundation fundraising, I have overseen the submission of a wealth of successful proposals, securing grants ranging from a few thousand dollars to eight-figure, multi-year awards. I have also spoken at numerous conferences on topics in Foundation fundraising and writing winning proposals. I am a member of Women in Development New York and the Association of Fundraising Professionals. I earned my B.A. in English with Highest Honors from the Pennsylvania State University, and am completing work for a Masters in Liberal Studies from the City University of New York Graduate Center. Specialties: Foundation/Corporate Foundation/Government fundraising, proposal writing, budgeting, strategic planning Let me put my skills and experience to work for you!
With a focus on social media, digital, and event marketing, I serve as a dedicated partner in building efficient and data-driven strategies for impact-focused brands and organizations. A New York City native and NYU graduate, I have over seven years of in-house and agency experience working for a wide variety of brands, including Mattel, JP Morgan Chase, The Michelin Guide, Cardozo Law School, local animal rescues, and more.