UROOJ A. QURESHI
5709 Streamside Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46278
Experienced marketing and advertising professional with proven success helping businesses develop their online campaigns. Strong ability to plan and implement events and manage social media. Background in market research and administrative assistance. Expertise in brand development and promotional material design. Demonstrated skills in planning and coordinating fund-raising events for non-profit organizations.
AREAS OF STRENGTH AND EXPERTISE
• Community Relations
• Basic XHTML Coding • Non-Profit Organizations
• Fluent in Hindu, Urdu, Sindhi
• Desktop Publishing Certified • Event Planning
• Project Management
• Microsoft Office Suite
Fight the Wackness, Now, Indianapolis, IN 2010 to Present
Director of Marketing
Responsible for creating and developing company branding initiatives. Oversee development of printed marketing materials and online marketing. Liaise with public relations team in event designs and community image.
• Serve as secretary of the board and founding member of organization.
• Helped created the organization's brand and image from ground up to match founder's vision.
ISNA, Indianapolis, IN 2010 to Present
Programs and Educational Services Assistant
Help plan and implement events and conferences including annual convention with 10,000-30,000 attendees. Serve as primary contact to event speakers. Charged with coordinating travel arrangements and on-site hospitality. Maintain records of all documents and presentations from prior conventions, conferences and presentations. Manage social media and the publication of weekly e-newsletter.
• Streamlined set processes improving efficiency and enhancing speaker's hospitality experience.
• Helped coordinate redesign and relaunch of weekly e-newsletter.
Diverse Consulting Institute, Carmel, IN 2010 to 2011
Assisted in creating marketing and press materials for various clients. Provided input on logo conceptualization and branding efforts.
• Conceptualized logo design based on key company values
Airvan Consulting, Indianapolis, IN 2008 to 2009
Analyzed extensive market research data and identified key customer demographics. Prepared detailed, informative client reports. Redesigned company website (www.airvanconsulting.com) to appeal to target audiences. Created and designed promotional materials to stimulate new market share.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science, Business, Marketing/Advertising, Indiana University-Indianapolis, 2009
Desktop Publishing Certification (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)