CV

This is where I will keep my updated resume. The following is my old resume, but I still need to update it to reflect the past 3 years of work:

Ben Parisot | 503-719-3537 | me@benparisot.com | http://www.benparisot.com

I am a creative professional with 10+ years of experience producing websites, branded content, and multi-platform marketing campaigns.

Key Accomplishments

  • Increased Facebook followers 120% and ticket sales from social referrals 28% for Pink Martini after social marketing strategy overhaul
  • Maintained an average 81% client retention rate for Roger That through solution-focused creative direction and project management
  • Attracted 150,000+ new site visitors from search referrals for Nova USA Wood Products through content-based inbound marketing and PPC campaigns
  • Decreased visitor bounce rate by 34.6% after site redesign for Fulcrum Fitness
  • Increased time-on-site from ad referrals by 283% after AdWords campaign overhaul for EmploymentLawPDX.com

Work Timeline

2014-2016: Digital Director/Founder, Roger That Agency

2013-2014: Social Media Manager/Web Producer, Pink Martini/Heinz Records

2011-2014: Digital Marketing Manager/Founder, Foster Digital Marketing

2010-2011: Search Marketing Manager, Nova USA Wood Products

2008-2011: Copywriter, Mad Fish Digital

2007-2008: Marketing Rep/Copywriter, Just Out Newspaper

Skills

  • Successfully managed simultaneous client projects while directing agency marketing efforts and contributing to client acquisition.
  • Creating goal-oriented web content strategies and identifying the technologies necessary to achieve those goals
  • Directing creative brand development projects
  • Developing relevant and engaging blog content
  • Complete site deployment, including hosting account set-up, CMS and database installation, and DNS and email configuration.
  • Managing contractors and internal teams
  • Setting and managing realistic project goals and client expectations
  • Creating and managing project schedules and budgets
  • Creating and managing goal-oriented social media and email marketing campaigns
  • Creating and managing cost-effective PPC campaigns
  • Optimizing web pages for search
  • Optimizing media for web use and search
  • Google AdWords certified
  • Google Analytics certified

The Tools I Use

  • Bluehost, GoDaddy, and other common domain management/hosting programs
  • concrete5, WordPress, and other common content management systems
  • cPanel/FTP programs
  • Basecamp, Trello, Harvest, Slack, Smartsheet, and other project management tools
  • Google Drive, Dropbox, and other common cloud-based file storage programs
  • InDesign, Photoshop, GIMP, and other layout/illustrator programs
  • Keynote, Pages, Numbers, and other Mac office tools
  • MS Office Tools

Activism

I currently serve as a board member for Opera in the Park PDX. I am also proud to donate my time and money to support the following organizations:
Cascade AIDS Project, Equity Foundation, Bicycle Transportation Alliance, Oregon Public Broadcasting, ChickTech, Basic Rights Oregon, and Oregon MESA.

Contact Info

503-719-3530

me@benparisot.com

www.benparisot.com

www.linkedin.com/in/benparisot