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Eric McKeethen

Summary of Qualifications

Highly enthusiastic and versatile communicator. Nine years of leadership experience and training others to develop their best, along with organizing professional, philanthropic, and skill building events. Over ten years of technical experience in computer and network repair. Certified Associate in Project Management through the Project Management Institute. Studied and taught circus partner acrobatics in multiple countries overseas. Gained international experience in the classroom and traveling abroad. Thrive in fast-paced and challenging environments. Committed to the highest standards of professional and personal excellence.

Education

The University of North Texas, Denton, TX
BA, International Studies, Concentration in International Business and Economics December 2012
Chinese Language Minor, College of Arts and Sciences GPA: 3.5
BBA, Marketing December 2012
Logistics and Supply Chain Certificate, College of Business Administration GPA: 3.5
New Product Development Scholars Certificate, College of Business Administration
Distinguished Honors Scholar, Honors College

Professional Experience

Dallas SEO Dogs – Top-rated digital marketing agency for web design and online strategy based in Dallas
Operations Director Jan 2015 – March 2016

  • Developed processes and company employee handbook which allowed the company to grow from 25 to 120+ client campaigns, established a new employee compensation and benefits plan & helped the company grow from $650k to $1.6mil in yearly revenue

Project Coordinator July 2014 – Present

  • Set up the procedures and simplified systems needed for the company to grow from 4 employees to 18 by standardizing the companies SEO best practices, managing a team of project managers and SEO specialists & automating routine project processes

Project Manager May 2013 – July 2014

  • Managed 25 – 65 SEO & Pay-per-click website projects each month to improve our clients website traffic and leads month over month, served as the client’s main point of contact to ensure client satisfaction & created campaigns for companies in multiple industries

Oyokey – Venture-backed startup company for voice-based UX for emerging devices based in Irving, Texas
Software Integration Specialist May 2013 – March 2014

  • Developed the process by which Oyokey KeyTags are picked up by search engines & how the Oyokey system integrates with Google products

Batrus Hollweg International – Consulting firm specialized in customized employment testing solutions
Marketing Intern, Interim Marketing Director Oct 2010 – Sept 2011

  • Created company’s social media marketing strategy resulting in 260% increase in followers & provided sales department with 30-50 qualified leads a month

Professional Organizations & Affiliations

Delta Sigma Pi Professional Business Fraternity – Senior Vice-President, Vice-President-Professional Activities, Fundraising Chair
American Marketing Association, Professional Leadership Program, Toastmasters International

Philanthropy & Community Service

Provided social media consulting for the Nexus Recovery Center to improve engagement and exposure
Co-organized a philanthropic event which raised $4500 towards leukemia and lymphoma research

 

Proficient in Microsoft Project, Adobe Creative Suite, and Java and C++ programming languages