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John Bowes | Elance
 
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John Bowes

Public Relations & Communications Consultant
   Canada
  |   Toronto, ON
  |  7:40 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $40

While I may be new to Elance, I'm seasoned in PR. Put my agency, business, government and non-profit PR experience to work on your next project. Please browse my portfolio and client list.

Projects I am interested include press releases/publicity, social media, web content, corporate communications, product launches, content marketing and online communications.

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Feb 5, 2013|Public Relations Consulting|Private|Completed
Feb 1, 2013|Public Relations Consulting|Private|Working

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Portfolio

I worked with TV Personality Deb Nelson on her new venture, Nelson & Co. Boutique....
Working with American Apparel, I lead the development of its social strategy for the...
My first project working with Marqedia PR was to re-design its corporate website and...
Launching your brand in a new space can have its challenges. Working with TV's Deb...
When a crisis hits, the press hits might not be positive, so it's best to be proactive...
You can never have enough money, says S. H. W., personal finance expert and author.
When you're launching something unique in a new region, you have to be creative. One...
http://pinterest.com/pin/100416266661400202/
The hospitality industry is a tough one, customers are fickle and the littest thing can...
http://churchonchurch.com/
High-tech company, SE, launched its product first in Bell store across Canada. As a new...
When high-tech company, SE was invited on an international Trade Mission, it needed to...
Stand-up troupe PICNICFACE was invited to perform for the Children's Wish Foundation...
New nightlife promotions website HH, needed some helping spreading the word. I provided...

Skills (5)

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Public Relations
Public Relations Skill Test
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Social Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Certification
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Service Offerings:

PR & Communications
• media kits and press releases • communications plans • blogger programs • product launches • corporate and technical writing • key message development • crisis communications • interview preparation • publicist/press agent

Online/Social Media Engagement
• social media strategy and/or management • reputation management • website copy editing • content marketing • content creation


Client & Collaboration Experience:

Business:
• American Apparel • Atlantic Fashion Week • CHURCH Night Club • City Models Talent • FRED. beauty food art • Rainmen Basketball • National Basketball League • Nelson & Co. Boutique • TeamBuy.ca • Unata/Longo's

Personalities:
• TV’s Deb Nelson • TV’s Fred Connors

Organizations:
• Atlantic Council for International Cooperation • Ballsy Cancer • Canadian Blood Services • Community Business Development Corporations • Health Canada • Le Petite Voilier Child Care • National Defence • NS Centre on Aging • Public Works Canada • NS Centre on Aging


Client Testimonial:
"I was extremely fortunate to work with Marqedia PR when I opened a new business. I was immediately impressed with John and his unwavering enthusiasm, commitment and passion for my project. John assisted in building my business and brand in a new market, and provided press releases, booked media appearances and established social media for my new venture. On a personal level, it has been a true pleasure to work with...

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Employment

Marqedia Public Relations
Sr. PR Consultant
2010 - Present

Education

Sφdertφrns Hφgskola University, Sweden
International Media & Politics
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Mount St. Vincent University
Public Relations & Politics
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Ryerson University
Public Relations
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Keywords

Public relations
media relations
communications
social media
online strategy
press release
product launch
start-ups
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