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Dean W.

Average rate
$25–60/hour
  • Joined February 2018

I have extensive experience growing and managing the social media profiles of influencers and companies.

  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Profile photo of Dean Watkins
Dean W.
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Services

Categories

Content Social Media Strategy

Experience

Summary

I have extensive experience growing and managing social media profiles of influencers and companies. I have also created content for brand campaigns on a corporate level and would love to start working on a project that achieves your social goals.

Work history

Yahoo
Audience Engagement Editor
• Manage Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Snapchat and Tumblr accounts spanning 4.7 million followers • Create and execute growth strategies with the goal of organically growing our Instagram, Snapchat and Pinterest following
USA Today
Audience development Manager
• Help define affiliate properties content strategy to generate traffic • Develop content strategy between USA Today and affiliate partners • Directing longer editorial features and one-offs for the sports digital properties
ESPN
Production Assistant
Production Assistant • Developed highlights for SportsCenter, teleprompted shows, and Managed digital content for “Watch ESPN” • Created story ideas ranging from feature ideas for Outside the Lines to segments for SportsCenter and Numbers Never Lie

Education

Accreditations

Howard University
Bachelors in Broadcast Journalism

Skills

Languages

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

brand strategy community management content content strategy content creation content curation copywriting influencer outreach social media management social media

Tools

Buffer Constant Contact Facebook Facebook Insights Facebook Power Editor Google Analytics Eventbrite Hootsuite Iconosquare Sprout Social Twitter Medium Instagram Powerpoint Pinterest

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1-3 months

Interests

Industries I love

Medtech

What I read

Digital magazines, Non-Fiction books

Side projects

I work with several influences monetize their social media pages

Ideal team

I don't have a preference when it comes to team size, or management styles, I have been able to work well under a variety of situations.