Sy Syms School of Business
Business , Business
June 2004 - June 2004
February 2010 - January 2012
March 2009 - December 2011
TuxedoCanada.com is an online discount tuxedo and tuxedo accessories retailer. After partnering with major tuxedo companies, I created an e-commerce platform to sell tuxedos and accessories across Canada and eventually across North America.
TuxedoCanada.com was acquired in late 2011 by Paragon Retail Group.
November 2008 - January 2012
Flid Media is a conversational marketing consulting company with a mission to help small businesses and non profit organizations use new online technologies to take their organization to the next level.
Services include: SEO (Search Engine Optimization), Reputation Management, Social Media, Strategy, Social Presence.
Get Lucky (http://helpyourselfgetlucky.com)
November 2006 - January 2012
What started out in 2006 as a playground to thoroughly examine and learn the world of blogging, SEO and social media, became a hub for me to post articles about self improvement and improving one's luck.
The blog explores ways that a person can create his own luck in all aspects of his life. The premise is that luck and chance are different and that luck can be influenced by many outside factors. To learn more, visit http://helpyourselfgetlucky.com.
VP of Trade Show Operations
The Great American Dessert Expo
August 2005 - November 2008
The Great American Dessert Expo is a trade show devoted to the billion dollar dessert industry in the United States.
As an integral part of the trade show team, I helped develop the show which more than tripled the exhibitor base and attendees over my 3 year tenure. I created a multiple year business plan for the show to attract buyers and demonstrate the show’s potential. I developed an extended online marketing plan by implementing regular e-newsletters, online advertising and helped develop Dessert Today, the industry e-newsletter.
VP of Marketing and Sales
Lubicom Marketing Consulting
August 2005 - November 2008
As the Vice President of this boutique marketing firm I have met with clients and based on their individual needs, created marketing plans and implemented them to develop their brands, increase their brand awareness and helped them succeed. Most notably, I have helped many businesses and organizations get online or improve their existing online presence and open up their companies to enable a two-way conversation with their clients and members.
I have also successfully organized and run over 2 dozen large events including meetings, conferences, trade shows, dinners and receptions for our clients across the United States, Canada, Argentina and Israel.
Executive Network Recruiter
January 2005 - September 2005
Recruited high level executives for an exclusive philanthropic network of executives and celebrities.
September 2004 - September 2005
Welcome Addition was a start-up business that supplied new mothers with all of the essential needs for themselves and their babies after giving birth.