Vice President, Chase Sapphire Brand & Advertising
New York City & Los Angeles | 2019 to Present
Head of Brand & Advertising for Sapphire—inclusive of brand positioning, product marketing, creative advertising development, celebrity collaborations, experiential brand extensions, strategic partnerships and paid media strategy.
Vice President, Brand Partnerships & Content Strategy
New York, NY | 2017 to 2019
Led a corporate marketing team that delivered integrated marketing solutions and branded content that showcased how the company positively impacts people and communities around the world.
Consumer Marketing Manger
New York, NY | 2016
Grew consumer marketing and advertising efforts for Waze, the real-time traffic and navigation app acquired by Google. Conceived strategic marketing plans and guided the development of creative assets and digital resources across a global team.
TEEN VOGUE | CONDE NAST
Senior Manager, Integrated Marketing & Brand Partnerships
New York, NY | 2015 to 2016
As part of Vogue Group, envisioned and executed cross-platform advertising campaigns that empowered a diverse mix of beauty, retail and American fashion brands to engage and inspire young women, beyond just the pages of the magazine (digital, social, video, print, events). Managed a portfolio of 50+ brands/clients, including P&G, Coty, Marc Jacobs, Macy's and Express.
Assistant Manager, Corporate Marketing & Integrated Communications
New York, NY | 2011 to 2015
Oversaw national adverting campaigns and integrated communications initiatives that strategically told the company/brand story in engaging and innovative new ways – resulting in a double digit increase in brand consideration during one of the most pivotal time in Toyota history.
Marketing Communications Strategist
Los Angeles, CA | 2010 to 2011
Developed proactive, integrated PR/marketing initiatives that enhanced awareness and reputation of Toyota’s brand & product marketing programs -- including Super Bowl campaign and Sienna "Swagger Wagon" and Prius Family product launches. Conceptualized and executed tailored experiential and lifestyle media events for traditional and social media influencers.
Business Communications & Media Relations Specialist
Los Angeles, CA | 2008 to 2010
Represented Toyota as an official company spokesperson, counseled executives and business units on strategic communications initiatives and served as a key contact for national media outlets. Core member of the strategic communications team during a pivotal time in Toyota history.
Sales & Marketing Management Trainee, LEXUS Division
Los Angeles, CA | 2007 to 2008
Selected as a candidate for Toyota/Lexus USA's rotational management development program designed for top talent in the areas marketing, sales and business development.
RELEVANT COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP
New York, NY | 2013 to 2016
With supporters that include Ariana Huffington, Soledad O'Brien, Lisa Ling ,Gloria Steinem, and more, ColorComm is the nation's premier professional organization specifically for women of color across the communications and media industry.
Co-founded and led the New York division of the nation’s premier professional organization specifically for multicultural women across communications and media industries – attracting over 40,000 supporters nationwide.
University of Southern California
Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
New York University
Certificate, Digital Media Marketing