I am inspired with working with for & nonprofit organizations, artists, and entrepreneurs. I have over 5 years’ experience in marketing, where I have worked with Fortune 500 companies, as well as staffing and experiential marketing agencies nationwide. I believe that my growing skills in Project Management and IT, makes me a valuable asset to your team.
Leunami Marketing is dedicated to providing opportunities for people who work in creative fields. We value education and believe that through continued studies, we can all help make a difference. Our knowledge working with artists, non-profit businesses, for-profit businesses, entrepreneurs, and minorities; has gave us a holistic approach to our work.
What do you like most about your profession?
I enjoy being able to combine my natural artistic nature with the business world. In Project Management, one has to be able to work with several kinds of people and balance that goals are being met on time. I enjoy reaching these goals and creating something special that will leave business owners and most importantly, consumers a lasting taste.
What questions do clients most commonly ask you? How do you respond?
Most clients ask about Leunami Marketing's history, the type of clients that we have worked with in the past, expertise, things of that nature. These are valid questions and ones that I would ask as well, because I would want to make sure that my investment is in good hands. I often respond by providing them our history with working with artists, small businesses, entrepreneurs, Fortune 500 companies, and Universities. I lead them to our website, and then offer a FREE consultation, which outlines how Leunami Marketing would be able to benefit them. This usually answers their questions because I show them exactly what they want to know, which is how Leunami Marketing can put their business in a better position.
Describe a recent client engagement or project.
We are currently obtaining sponsorship for a large music festival which is held yearly at a University. This relationship has stemmed from our ability to assist our client in their advertising needs in the past.
What are 3 attributes you need to be successful in your industry?
Enthusiasm, customer mindset, and creativity.
What are the most important things to consider when hiring a service provider in your field?
Communication - speed of service and reliability, and return on investment.
How are you different than others in your profession?
Leunami Marketing is different compared to other businesses in our industry because we offer top of line services at low monthly costs.
What are your biggest professional influences (books, mentors, events)?
Thich Nhat Hanh, Mark Cuban, Paulo Coelho, Richard Branson, Robert Kiyosaki
How do you typically handle disagreements with clients?
I seek advice from several people that I rely on so that I can better understand the clients' view and come up with a solution to the disagreement.
Describe your proudest professional accomplishment.
Recently, Leunami Marketing has had the opportunity to work more closely with artist, Klay Dot. We helped Klay Dot with website development, branding, and communication with media and management strategy. In less than six months since we've started, this has been very rewarding as Klay Dot recently released his first album, which has done very well! He will be attending the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California! We look forward to the future with this artist!
Marketing Manager at Street Factory Media
February 2012 - April 2012
Managed a 15 city tour with an assistant manager, where I communicated with Universities in each city and distributed flyers and posters around several campuses in Ohio. This tour was for the 2012 CountryConcert.com.
Staffing Coordinator at P.S. Stearns Inc
January 2012 - August 2013
I work with Fortune 500 companies at concerts, sports events, and retail locations. Prospecting and interviewing potential brand ambassadors as well.
Production Manager at Leunami Marketing
November 2011 - Present
Leunami Marketing assists works with for profits, non profits, artists, and entrepreneurs, helping them with their marketing strategy and implementation. We create a strategy to help with branding, and offer monthly consulting to help further develop the business, from business plans to Search Engine Optimization. The Leunami Marketing team has experience working with several experiential marketing companies and several businesses.
Contact Leunami@live.com for a free consultation.
Staffing Coordinator at Ascent Talent, Model, Promotion Ltd.
January 2011 - August 2013
Ascent Talent is a nationwide leader in helping global brands and local businesses execute their events throughout the United States and Canada. I have worked with this company as a brand ambassador and assistant manager with numerous Fortune 500 companies.
Business Development Coach at World Media Source
January 2011 - August 2013
YesImFresh.com is an online media outlet that reports on several popular culture issues. As the business development coach, I helped maintain growth with the website, organizing contributors and working directly with advertisers.
Marketing Manager at Harlem Globetrotters
August 2010 - September 2010
Market Manager for a Harlem Globe Trotters event at Nationwide Arena. Duties included managing a team to distribute over 20,000 posters to businesses around the area, as well as establishing partnerships with other local entertainment companies.
Ohio State University
Field of Study: Marketing
Degree: Financial Certification
Bowling Green State University
Degree: Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)
Field of Study: Marketing
Hilliard Darby High School
CompTIA A+ Certification
Date: Nov 07, 2013
CompTIA A+ 220-801 covers the fundamentals of computer technology, installation and configuration of PCs, laptops and related hardware, and basic networking. CompTIA A+ 220-802 covers the skills required to install and configure PC operating systems, as well as configuring common features (e.g. network connectivity and email) for mobile operating systems Android and Apple iOS.