Mr. Military Officer
8-year US Army officer (captain) with experience specializing in both combat arms and public affairs leadership positions. After receiving my honorable discharge, I became a SaaS sales professional for an Inc. 5000 company in the tech/HR space, and later, helped erect the company’s first-ever corporate communications division. First-gen college.
Undergrad School: University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Undergrad Major: Communication with Media Studies emphasis
GRE: In Progress
Age: 32, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Veteran Support Leader @ Epilepsy Foundation, Peer Group Leader @ Wounded Warrior Project, Children's Athletic Coach @ Special Olympics
Title: Public Relations & Sales Manager
Company: Top Firm
Length of Employment: 3 yrs
Title: Armor Officer (captain)
Industry: Government / Military
Length of Employment: 8 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Developed, executed, and measured external communications strategies and tactics to support brand awareness and industry thought leadership for a $550 million company. Facilitated 100+ logistical resupply missions in a combat environment covering 28,000+ km of terrain; sustained 100+ troops and local units, contributing to regional stability.
Post MBA Goal:
Post-MBA, I intend to pursue a marketing strategy position in ‘Entertainment, Media, Technology’ (EMT), with a concentration in the television and/ or sports-related business fields. My desire is to combine my military leadership skills with the knowledge obtained from an MBA to help lead strategic change in an evolving media market.