Charles w Thomas

Freelance Multimedia Freelancer & Annual Report Writer

Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 Skills
The University of Missouri- Columbia (August 2015)
Broadcast Journalism & Strategic Communication
Specialization: Multicultural Studies

? Strategic digital marketing skills
? Versed in SEO techniques
? Salesforce Business Analysis
? Policy & Best Practice development
? Easily manage, analyze and interpret metadata
? Excellent interpersonal, customer service and organizational skills


Chicago Scene Magazine, Chicago, IL-Sales & Marketing Consultant
November 2018 -
? Manage the development and execution of digital and print advertisement services and packages
? Remotely monitor and analyze Neighborhood Ambassador sales performance and lead
generation on a daily basis
? Collaborate cross-functionally with Events Coordinator to create leverageable micro-influencing
campaigns & events
? Develop “New Media” best practice guidelines to internally regulate competitive sales tactics and
strategies across platforms

IndyBuild Corporation, Chicago, IL-Director of New Media
November 2015 - November 2018
? Organized and facilitated the execution of strategic content positioning.
? Increased company’s organic social media reach by 286% over four months
? Curated high-quality arts and entertainment editorial pieces featuring
high caliber artist, thus augmenting brand position
? Recruit and manage a team of freelance writers and social media
content creators

ABC 17 News, Columbia, MO-Multi-Media Journalist
May 2014- August 2015
? Created original VOBs, VOs, news packages, and web stories for
publication, using JVC’s GY- HD100U camera, Adobe Premier, and
? Enterprised engaging, timely, and newsworthy stories.
? Independently wrote, photographed, produced, and edited original news content

Cumulus Broadcast, Columbia, MO- Assistant Promotions Coordinator
May 2013 - August 2015
? Assisted the Promotions Director in the coordination of public relations events.
? Created digital content and managed social media platforms for six local
radio stations Using Facebook, TweetDeck and Hootsuite.
? Assisted in the production of on-air ads including writing, recording,
voiceover, and post-productio
Skills (2) Rating
Annual Report Writing