Date of birth: October 7, 1983
Nationality: American and Swedish
To work in the communications department of a dynamic company, and to achieve a position in which I am working closely with clients to build and advance brand exposure in the media.
2006- 01- 2007 06 M.S. in Media and Communications, Lund University (Sweden)
Focus of studies: communications and contemporary media
2002 08- 2006 01 B.S. in Media and Communications, Lund University (Sweden)
Focus of studies: globalization and media’s effect on society, (120 ects)
Minor in Art History (30 ects)
Sociology (30 ects)
Education and Culture (15 ects) and Swedish Film (7.5 ects)
1998 -2002 High School Education, Port Townsend High School, WA (USA)
Four years of high school education with an average grade of 3,9 out of a maximum of 4. Specialization in Advanced English literature, Social Science, Art and French. Graduated with honors for academic excellence.
Academic Achievements Abroad
2006 09- 2007 06 Erasmus Exchange Program University of Amsterdam (Netherlands)
60 ects – 1 year program. Focus of studies: marketing, politics and communications.
Studies included courses in the Master’s Program European Communication Studies. Graduated with an average grade of 8 out of a maximum of 10.
2008 08- Luxe Public Relations, London – Account Executive
2009 09 Luxe PR is an agency specializing in luxury hotels and restaurants. Responsibilities included managing three client accounts, including the five-star Cadogan Hotel, Royal China Group (six restaurants), as well as the French restaurant, Brasserie St. Jacques. The position required obtaining excellent and varied press coverage, writing press releases and establishing a reputable relationship with the media ( www.luxepr.com )
2007 11- Meltwater News, London- International Management Trainee
2008 05- Business to Business Sales Consultant for the global market leaders of online media
2006 06- Upstage Theater and Restaurant, Port Townsend, WA (USA)
2006 09 Head of marketing and PR, fulltime position.
Responsibilities: Promoting the musical events held daily at the restaurant, writing press releases and biographies for upcoming shows and artists, as well as promoting the Port Townsend annual Jazz and Blues festival.
2005 06- Upstage Theater and Restaurant, Port Townsend, WA (USA)
2005 09 Full time waitress/hostess
2003 02- Hard Rock CafÃ©, Paris (France)
2003 06 Fulltime bartender
1997 06- Upstage Theater and Restaurant, Port Townsend, WA (USA)
2002 07 Prep-cook, waitress, hostess
LANGUAGES & IT-SKILLS
Swedish Fluent Fluent
English Fluent Fluent
French Understanding level Understanding level
Danish/Norwegian Understanding level Understanding level
IT-skills: Excel, Word, Windows, PowerPoint, Photoshop, Outlook, Internet
EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
Spring 2007 Received an Erasmus scholarship of 600 euros per semester to study abroad at the University of Amsterdam
Spring 2004 Promoting and working at functions for international exchange students
Autumn 2004 Secretary of the Drama Club
Traveling: I have lived in France, Sweden, the United States and Holland, and have traveled around Europe and North America.
Music and arts: Reading and writing, and have a love for films and music.
Sports: Running and swimming.
Director of Luxe PR
Tel: +44 (0)207 288 0800
Owner and Manager of The Upstage Restaurant
Tel: (360) 301 0315
Grades and further references available upon request