Sept. 2015-Mar. 2016
I was hired as the Advertising Assistant at EWU’s independent student run newspaper; The Easterner. This was my first sales job, and I really enjoyed working with my boss Colton Weiks. Some of the activities I engaged in are listed below.
- Marketing and selling print/online advertising space.
- Cold calling, setting up meetings, and communicating via e-mail with prospective clients.
- Planning small presentations to potential clients highlighting the benefits of potential promotion.
- Helped to maintain relationships with local merchants association & chamber of commerce
- Worked as a member of a team deploying a first of its kind student housing reference guide
- Creating short video summaries of weekly issues to post to Facebook.