Jimi Devine

  • Joined May 2015

I'm a Writer and Social Media Manager in the cannabis industry. Currently working with The Hash podcast and Smell the Truth on SFGate.com

  • Oakland, California, United States
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Jimi Devine
Oakland, California, United States

Worked with

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year

Services

Categories

Social Media Community Content Growth Paid Advertising

Experience

Summary

I've mainly been focused in political writing, since 2008 most of my published work has been on marijuana and drug policy. I'm looking to expand into other areas.

Work history

Cannabis Buyers Club of Berkeley
Social Media/Inventory Manager
I developed the online presence for one of the oldest cannabis organizations in the US. Most recently CBCB won "Best Community Dispensary" in the East Bay Express's "Best of the East Bay 2015"
Drug Policy Alliance
Media Assistant to the Director of DC and Maryland Affairs
During my time at DPA I represented the organization at various events inside the beltway, and had response letters published in The Chronicle of Higher Education and The Hill.
www.StopTheDrugWar.org
Research Assistant
During my time at StopTheDrugWar.org I wrote for the world's leading drug policy blog "The Speakeasy", and assisted with research for the world's largest drug policy newsletter The Drug War Chronicle.

Skills

Tools

Tweetdeck Twitter Twitter Advertising Facebook Advertising Facebook Insights Facebook Power Editor Reddit Google AdWords Wordpress Tumblr YouTube Buffer BuzzSumo Eventbrite Facebook Flipboard

Interests

What I read

Twitter, The Intercept, Gizmodo, TheHill, Politico, and the last book I read was Double Cross by Ben Macintyre.

Side projects

The Hash Podcast, StopTheDrugWar.org, The Drug Policy Alliance, Students for Sensible Drug Policy, NORML, Americans for Safe Access, Cannabis Buyers Club of Berkeley, The Coalition for Cannabis Policy Reform (CA)

Ideal team

Small groups that are delegated out in a way to create functionality and not dead ends..