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Michael G. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 31, 2012

Michael G.

   Canada
  |   Toronto, Ontario

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Minimum Hourly Rate $82

Accomplished senior-marketing and operations professional with broad B2B and B2C experience encompassing strategic planning, qualitative and quantitative research, social media marketing, creative development, media planning and buying, database/direct marketing, public relations and sales promotion. Ability and skill set to provide creative, innovative, enthusiastic and forward-thinking leadership to a team environment. Focused on achieving continuous, improved business performance.

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Internet Marketing
SEM
Social Media Marketing
Marketing
Market Research
Advertising
Event Planning
Public Relations

Employment

Nelson Education
Head of Marketing
2009 - 2012
Led a team of 12 Marketing Professionals to provide Marketing, Communications, PR, Social Media and Sales Support for Canada’s #2 Higher Education Publisher.
Shifting Gears Consulting
Principal
2006 - 2009
Provided strategic marketing, planning, PR and development services to clients in both the US and Canada. Sectors included foodservice, retail, financial, software, automotive and accounting.
KFC Canada
Sr. Director of Marketing
2004 - 2006
Reported to the President, managed the department responsible for all aspects of marketing, promotions and communications for 720+ KFC stores across Canada. This included strategic planning, new...
Pitney Bowes MapInfo Corp
Sr. Strategic Marketing Manager
2001 - 2004
Simon Marketing
Account Director
1998 - 2000
Led the McDonalds Canada promotional account
Dairy Queen Canada
National Marketing Manager
1997 - 1998
Led all Marketing activities for brand across Canada.
A&W Food Services of Canada
Marketing Manager
1996 - 1997
Responsible for all Marketing activities in support of the 200+ shopping centre locations across Canada.
PepsiCo - KFC and Taco Bell Divisions
Mgr of Development Planning/Assoc. Real Estate Mgr
1993 - 1996

Education

Schulich School of Business
MBA - Marketing and Strategy
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University of Western Ontario
BA - Economics
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