Ann Wong

Freelance Chinese Translator & Event Planner

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Location:Lenoir, North Carolina, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/annwong
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Ambitious, passionate, and self-motivated leader and manager offering extensive expertise in the media industries. Assertive, positive, and detail-oriented marketing and public relations specialist with a keen ability to multi-task in high-pressure environments. Long-term thinker and problem-solver possessing a strong work ethic and the willingness to surpass expectations and to go the extra-mile. Results-oriented, focused, and peak performance planner and strategist with a proven track record for dealing with high-profile clients and for cultivating and maintaining long-term relationships. Superior communication and people skills.

CORE COMPETENCIES

Leadership & Management • Planning & Marketing • Public Relations
Multi-Tasking • Media Relations • Education • Interpersonal Relationships
Strategic Problem-Solving • Peak Performance • Oral & Written Communications • Organizational Details
Project Management • Team-Building & Development

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

UNITED STATES ARMY – MILANGUAGES, Fort Bragg, North Carolina • 2008 – 2009

Instructor - Malay, Chinese-Mandarin Focus
Provided language efficiency and communication skills to Special Forces students in the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Training School. Conducted lessons in compliance with teaching participles of Defense Language Institute. Developed well-structured language instruction (various levels) and cultural training to military students with emphasis on the development of speaking, reading, listening, and writing, as well as knowledge on regional expertise and social immersion in the target language. Emphasized task-based learning.

MAX ENTERTAINMENT – TOTAL SPORTS ASIA, Malaysia • 2006 - 2007

TV Sales & Acquisitions
Supervised events management. Maximized advertising and sponsorship opportunities. Planned and developed entertainment events. Interfaced with international agencies for talent bookings. Created and developed agenda, budget, and financial positions. Oversaw production of promotional and publication materials for trade events. Orchestrated event details, including logistics, venue, layout, and corporate arrangements. Prepared and designed routine materials for internal and external communications circulation.

Media Sales & Marketing
Analyzed and evaluated contents for representation suitability, market position, and presentation. Developed marketing plans to meet local, regional initiatives and product strategies. Provided support to regional offices for marketing needs. Developed budget and managed research reports in accordance with client needs. Explored new sales openings and market opportunities. Cultivated partnerships with network of contacts in broadcasting and content industry.


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ACE ENTERTAINMENT, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia • 2004 – 2006

Executive, Marketing & Promotions - ACE Entertainment
Organized, conceptualized, and promoted events in challenging market. Oversaw marketing and promotion of all events. Wrote press statements. Launched media and platform releases. Managed events and public relations (PR) activities, including event concepts, logistics, and course layout. Negotiated agreements with corporate clients and sponsors. Interfaced with diverse media platforms. Maximized sales, publicity, and sponsorship opportunities.

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EDUCATION
Master of Business Administration
Campbell University, Buies Creek, North Carolina.
Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications
Campbell University, Buies Creek, North Carolina.

Diploma in Mass Communications – Public Relations
Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Native Fluency
English • Chinese-Mandarin • Cantonese • Malay • Indonesian

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Microsoft Office • Dreamweaver • Photoshop • Illustrator • Digital Photograhy • Web Design