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Jim Higgins | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 30, 2015

Jim Higgins

Experienced Small Business Marketing Consultant
   United States
  |   West Chester, PA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $55

Proven marketing executive with over 30 years working for a variety of small businesses in both consumer and B2B applications. Experience in planning, budgeting, strategy development and project management for consumer financial services, retail merchandising, trade shows, web design & social media, email marketing, print & broadcast advertising. Mature, professional and easy to work with, I can provide great value for your organization on an as-needed basis.

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Portfolio

Wrote major portion of presentation and incorporated partner speaker's slides and...
Wrote and designed marketing portions of presentation and incorporated other speakers'...
Wrote and produced presentation to be used as a PowerPoint, tablet or hard copy for...
Drafted copy for graphic design for trifold services brochure for small limousine...

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Marketing to Underbanked

Employment

Grafico Marketing Group
Chief Marketing Officer
2007 - Present
Boutique marketing and design firm that has focused on brand management and retail marketing programs targeting small businesses. Managed all sales and marketing efforts for the company resulting...
United Financial Services Group
Marketing Director
2003 - 2006
Franchiser of over 150 retail check-cashing centers providing a variety of alternative consumer financial services throughout the United States. Managed all marketing functions for franchisee...
Independent Consultant
Marketing Specialist / Advisor
2003 - 2006
Independent marketing consultant serving major providers of alternative consumer financial services industry that serves the 40 million under-banked consumers with check-cashing, small loans, money...
Dollar Financial Group
Vice President Marketing
1997 - 2003
International operator of over 1,000 retail outlets providing a variety of alternative consumer financial services throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Managed all...
CBS Television
Retail Marketing Consultant
1997 - 1997
CBS Owned & Operated television station serving the Philadelphia market. Position designed around my retail expertise to replace outside business development consultants in supporting sales staff...
American Appliance
Vice President of Advertising
1991 - 1997
Operated a full service, in-house advertising agency with a staff of seven employees to handle all media, in-store merchandising and marketing communications efforts for 30-store regional retail...

Education

University of Maryland - College Park
Bachelors Business Management
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