Dessi White

Freelance Photo Editor & Article Writer

Location:Rockledge, Florida, United States
2 Skills
305 Milano Lane #104
Melbourne, FL 32940
C: 321 482 9140
H: 321 608 2228
Communication Specialist
To obtain a position where my skills in communications, public relations, and event planning can be utilized.
Professional Profile:
Creative Communication/ Marketing specialist with a proven record of driving revenue gains and public awareness through intelligent use of social media and event planning. Experience in print, video, audio and multimedia design and production.

Networking / Communications Market research
Video podcast Twitter
Audio podcast Facebook advertising
Photoshop Media planning
YouTube video production Event Planning
Story development Bilingual (English-Bulgarian)
Strategic planning Deep knowledge of Slavic cultures

Microsoft office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Adobe Photoshop CS 6
*Experience in Mac OS X and Windows 7

Que Bella
Public relations, Cosmetologist (08/2012-Present)

Visual merchandising, networking, directs interaction with clients, processing cash and credit card transactions.

• Develop publicity plan to gain new clients.
• Creation of and of audio and video web presentation for the business.
• Establish strong client relations.

7th SKY Salon and Spa
Founder and Owner (02/2010-08/2012)
Provided strategic leadership in marketing, sales, creative development, and financial management.

• Assisted in designing the company website by writing and editing content to provide educational and engaging material to our clients.
• In addition to our website, I developed a comprehensive plan using multimedia advertising such as Facebook, Angie’s list and E-mail newsletter. Through social channels, print and promotional online advertising quickly established good reputation for my company and tremendously grew client contact database. Gained big following.
• Planned, organized, and hosted costumer appreciation events.
Flirt Salon & Spa
Cosmetologist (02/2005–01/2010)

Worked directly with clients. Assisted staff with organization, financial and scheduling duties.

• Developed client referral and advertising programs.
• Established strong repeated clientele witch allowed me to open my own business.

TV OKO (Bulgaria)
Reporter, Writer, Producer (05/2001-05/2004)

Work in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment.
Sourced, evaluated, and developed breaking news stories. Oversaw story and handled negotiations. Identified new trends and events by scouring blogs, social media sites, and local news sites. Frequently served as a reporter conducting research and interviews and writing up material for distribution.

Radio Aura (Bulgaria)
Creative writer / Advertisement department (09/2003-05/2004)

Accountable for developing, structuring and writing advertising adds for clients.
• Currently enrolled in FullSail University for Media Communications Bachelor of Science
• Honors Beauty College. Graduated in 2008 from Cosmetology program.
• A Cut Above Beauty College. Graduated in 2005.
• Clement Ohridsky South-West University in Bulgaria (2004). Majored in Slavic Languages and Literature.
• Available upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
Article Writing