Nyssa S.

  • Joined March 2016

Tech savvy, adaptable problem solver with 7 years of experience in marketing and communications.

  • Los Angeles, CA, United States
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Nyssa S.
Los Angeles, CA, United States



Social Media Strategy Paid Advertising Email Marketing



I started working in PR in San Francisco and fell in love with the art of marketing and communications. I earned a Bachelor of Science in Business with an emphasis in Marketing and an MBA to get a big picture understanding of how to apply the science!

Work history

Digital Content Manager
Created and implemented multi-channel digital strategy for New York Times bestselling author CC Gibbs including advertising, website, Twitter, YouTube, Goodreads, Amazon, Facebook, and email newsletter.
Member of the Board of Directors
Promoted the organization through social media, website, and emails. Transitioned the mailing and donor database to a new host. Aided in the implementation of an animal data management service, audited compliance, and provided training and documentation.
IT Project Manager
Collaborated with Director of Client Solutions at InclusionINC to determine user requirements, researched software packages available, and selected the best match for their needs. Produced a web application and tested offline on phones and tablets.
Technical Assistant and Photographer
Assisted with website, listings, promotional materials, and mailings. Photographed new listings.
University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine
Communications Assistant
Built relationships with departments within the college and the hospital to develop content to publish through print and electronic media, planned and executed events, and was responsible for all social media strategy and online directories.



University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management
MBA - Operations and Information Systems
University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management
BSB - Marketing


Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1-3 months


Industries I love

Animals & Pets Education Entertainment Events Food Government Travel