Sukhjit G.

  • Joined February 2016

I'm a content and communications pro with experience building community and customer advocacy programs.

  • San Francisco, CA, United States
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Sukhjit G.
San Francisco, CA, United States

Experience

Summary

In 2008 I left a broadcast television career and joined the staff of a social network at the intersection of video, social and community. I’ve worked with globally recognized brands as well as cutting edge startups.

Work history

Director of community engagement
Built and developed community programs for Leeo Inc, a smart home company that launched it's first device in October 2014.
Marketing manager
Lead the “Customer Hero” initiative, which identified customer advocates, conduced outreach and built case studies and testimonials. Designed a cross-department editorial process and calendar to streamline and ensure integrity of company content.
Blogger and social media manager
Produced community exclusives including live webcasts from the Sony press event at the Consumer Electronics Show and the first ever interactive fan Q & A session with Sony’s president resulting in approx. 200k live views, hundreds of questions via Ustream
Community manager and brand advocate
Managed the early PeopleBrowsr community. Monitored user experience, reported trends to teams and produced relevant and useful how-to content to lower user churn. Worked with early enterprise clients to train them on how to execute social media campaigns,
Smart Capsules
Hosted, produced and edited video shows for Cooking Capsules, an Android application merging Android app technology and food prep for mobile distribution.
Seesmic
Producer, brand integration
Created a first of its kind interactive show called "Unboxing" for Seesmic, a video conversation and social networking tool. Provided an opportunity for brands, experts and consumers to interact via Web video. Promoted shows via social media, syndication.

Education

Accreditations

San Francisco State University
Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to <1 month

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Consumer Products Food Media Tech Travel Venture Capital

What I read

WSJ, Wired, Marketplace, ReCode, NYT

Side projects

Several video projects including my own series of short pieces highlighting people and innovations.