Erika Collins

Freelance Website Designer & Ad Designer

Location:Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
2 Skills
Erika Collins

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Bachelor of Arts in Communication August 2009
Minor: Philosophy
Honors & Awards
Dean’s List

Experience in Communications
Stay at Home Mother/ The KEL Kollection Chattanooga, TN
Stay at Home Mother / Artist 04/11 – Present
• Stay at Home Mother and Local Artist
• Created the Branding, Naming and Advertising for the Artwork I Create
• Created, Built, Run and Edit Two Current Websites, Facebook Page and Etsy Shop

Chattanooga Riverboat Company Chattanooga, TN
Outside Sales Manager 02/10 – 04/11
• Made Sales Calls and Appointments to Generate Revenue
• Scouted Company and Group Contracts for Large and Private Events
• Created Marketing Advertisements, Campaigns, Facebook Page and Edited Website
• Hosted and Guided Tour Groups for Incoming Journalists to Chattanooga
• Member of The Chamber of Commerce, YPac, CVB and B-Networked

La Quinta Inn-Downtown Chattanooga, TN
Sales Manager 11/09 – 02/10
• Made Sales Calls and Appointments to Generate Revenue
• Draft Group and LNR (Locally Negotiated Rate) Contracts
• Member of The Chamber of Commerce, YPac, CVB, B-Networked
and GCHA

Moccasin Bend Brewing Company Chattanooga, TN
Marketing and Creative Director 08/08 – 11/09
• Advertised the Micro-Brewery through Press Releases and Flyers
• Publicized the MBBC Brand through Local Advertisements and Promotions

Crabtree Farms Chattanooga, TN
Public Relations Intern 05/09 – 07/09
• Publicized Crabtree Farms to the Chattanooga Community

Miller Lite Chattanooga, TN
Promotions 12/07 – 06/08
• Conducted Promotions at Restaurants and Bars to Promote Miller Lite

Customer Service Chattanooga, TN
Representative for CBL 10/02 – 01/06
• Assisted Customers around CBL Properties
• Tourism Guide for Chattanooga

Key Communication Skills
Computer: Excel, Microsoft Word, Creating, Editing & Building Websites, In Design, Photo
Shop, Sage, Constant Contact, SPSS, Power Point, Quick Time, I-Page, Flash Player,
Adobe, Facebook, Party Planner
Language: Spanish
Communication: Media Writing, Persuasive Writing, Mass Communication of Law and
Ethics, Creative Writing, Public Speaking, Advocacy and Debate,
Publication, Editing and Design
Skills (2) Rating
Website Design
Ad Design