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Cristy B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 15, 2014

Cristy B.

   United States

Overview

I am a public relations professional in the Twin Cities, specializing in Media Relations. I currently work on several consumer accounts such as: Red Gold Tomatoes, Andersen Windows, The California Redwood Company, Noodles & Company and other national clients.

I've ensured placements in the following outlets:

Print: Baltimore Sun, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Indy Star, San Francisco Chronicle, Cleveland Plain Dealer.

Magazine: Custom Homes, House Beautiful, Real Simple.

Online: Wall Street Journal, Apartment Therapy, DoItYourself.com,...

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Lemke Anderson Communications
Account Coordinator/Media Relations Specialist
2013 - Present
I currently lead media relations efforts on several consumer accounts such as: Red Gold Tomatoes, Andersen Windows, The California Redwood Company, Noodles & Company and more.
City of Maplewood
Water Safety Instructor
2005 - Present
Prepared age appropriate swim lesson plans to ensure a fun and educational experience Evaluated a total of over 100 students ranging in ages from one to sixteen in safe water skills Aided the...
Lemke Anderson Communications
Public Relations Assistant
2011 - 2013
I currently work on several consumer accounts such as Red Gold Tomatoes, Andersen Windows, The California Redwood Company, Noodles & Company and more.
City of Maplewood
American Red Cross Head Lifeguard
2005 - 2012
Managed the aquatic facility including the staffing, communication, chemical testing and patron safety Completed required documentation, incidence reports, and rescue logs Counseled individual...
Lemke Anderson Communications
Public Relations Intern
2010 - 2011
Writing news and product news releases; researching, creating and editing media lists and specific media contacts; media relations pitching; organizing and analyzing media coverage.
UWRF Sports Information
UWRF Sports Feature Writer
2009 - 2010
Researched and got in contact with the athlete of the week to set-up an interview Interviewed and recorded information based on the athlete's answers Wrote and edited a feature article on the...
UWRF
UWRF Student Voice/Online Editor/Reporter
2008 - 2010
Managed the UWRF Student Voice web site and its content. Updated and edited the newspaper stories online weekly for over ten issues. Attended and added ideas while attending the weekly editorial...
Maplewood Community Center
Certified Lifeguard
2005 - 2010
CollegeFanz Website
CollegeFanz Sports Network Intern/Columnist
2008 - 2009
Interned as a columnist for the world's largest online college sports community Researched, wrote and edited weekly blogs on University of Minnesota sports Added and commented on discussions...

Education

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Bachelors
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