SUSAN V. NIELSEN
1 Pickwick Hill Drive
Huntington Station, New York 11746
A wide range of marketing and communications experience, underscored by results-oriented copywriting and creative strategy, for direct marketing, public relations, corporate communications, advertising, publishing, and multi-channel efforts.
Sutherland Building Group, Hauppauge, New York, April 2012-present
Originated this role for four construction-related companies and continue to manage all aspects of marcom. Highlights:
Publishers Clearing House, Port Washington, New York, October 1997-November 2011
Creative Group Head/Copywriter - through June 2011 & Marketing Analyst - part-time temp July-Nov. 2011
Generated new revenue and future customer value for this nationally known sweepstakes enterprise by creating successful test packages and components, as well as revitalizing existing packages.
Howard Blankman Incorporated, Jericho, New York, July 1993-October 1997
Managed a wide variety of accounts for Long Island’s then-largest public relations firm, including:
banking, medical services, law, cable TV, hospitality, business advisory, online services, non-profits.
Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, Social Media
Social Media Marketing Boot Camp – Presented by National Seminars Training
Introduction to Social Media – Presented online by mediabistro.com
Masters’ Series in Direct Marketing – Presented by the Direct Marketing Club of New York and conducted by New York University professors.
New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York – M.A., Communication Arts
State University of New York College at New Paltz – B.A., English/Journalism
Intern/reporter with The Legislative Gazette, which covers the New York State Legislature
REFERENCES available upon request.
PORTFOLIO samples at suenwrite.com