Samantha S.

  • Joined November 2016

Creative thinker, passionate social good advocate, writer, photographer, obsessively organized, avid reader, yogi, amateur chef

  • Philadelphia, PA, United States
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Samantha S.
Philadelphia, PA, United States



Copywriting Strategy Community Social Media Marketing



10-years in advertising/marketing, digital media and sales. Currently, in Director level position for AOR representing some of the biggest names in the spirits industry. Excellent ability to motivate teams and give constructive creative feedback.

Work history

Creative Agency
Account Director
I am currently an Account Director at a well-known agency focusing on the spirits industry. My day-to-day is a mix of creative direction, program conception and building, and team management.
Torchlight Technology Group
Director, Client Services
Media buying (including social), social campaigns, website conception, client liaison
Digital Media Solutions
Senior Account Manager
Sales, contract negotiation, media buying
Sam & Goldie
Owner and Lead Designer
Designer, Sales (Neiman Marcus was biggest client), event coordination, crafted marketing materials,


Overall Portfolio Site

Please see link below for my portfolio.



University of Denver
International Relations/ Communications



advertising brand strategy copywriting digital marketing events lead generation presentation and slide design website audits marketing strategy web design


Asana Basecamp Canva Wordpress Trello Squarespace Slack Powerpoint Mixpanel Facebook Advertising Google AdWords Google Analytics Instagram LinkedIn Mailchimp


Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years


Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Consumer Products Food Government Health & Wellness Media Philanthropy Retail Social Enterprise Travel

What I read

Slate, Vice, Mother Jones, The Atlantic, NYT, Washington Post, Wallpaper, Dwell, As many books as possible

Side projects

Photojournalism, Blogging, Volunteering with refugee community, 13th Street Cocktails, Interior Design, Jewelry design

Ideal team

I am extremely self-motivated, and love to activate new programs. I enjoy working with teams who trust me to take a project and run with it. I enjoy managing teams, and motivating people to be their most creative selves. Small to medium sized companies.