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Work Experience

Nokia – Head of Social Media, North America (November 2011 – Present)

– Heading up social media program throughout Nokia’s comeback in North America.

– Manages and engages Nokia’s online community as a brand ambassador on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Nokia’s official blog, and 3rd party sites.

– Launched Nokia’s first Windows Phone device, the Lumia 710, through social media.

– Successful launch of Nokia’s hero device at CES and SXSW, the Lumia 900, with positive buzz in social media from announcement through sales start.

– Spearheaded social media element to Lumia 900’s launch event in Times Square with Nicki Minaj. After one week the video has received 1+ million YouTube views.

– Produced social aspect of Nokia’s multimillion dollar “Smartphone Beta Test” campaign.

– Lead social media outreach during Lumia 900 data connectivity bug. Helped turn potential public relations disaster into positive news cycle.


Nokia – Communications Manager, Social Media (July 2009 – October 2011)

– Editor-in-Chief of Nokia’s official blog, Nokia Conversations. Took readership from 155,000 uniques/ month to 958,000 uniques/month in 1.5 years.

– Conversations becomes 4th most read Corporate Blog, 34th most read Tech Blog, 37th most read Gadget Blog, and 1st most read Nokia-focused Blog. (according to Technorati)

– Launched localized editions of Nokia Conversations in Latin America, Finland, and China.

– Active member of Social Media team during Stephen Elop CEO transformation & Microsoft partnership.

– Managed three-person team and eight-person agency.

– Videographer for Nokia during events. Own produced videos have reached 1+ million on YouTube.

– Co-host of Nokia’s official podcast, reaching 10,000 listeners per week.


Nokia – Digital Marketing Manager, Games (January 2008 – June 2009)

– Headed up all global asset and campaign creation for Nokia’s N-Gage gaming platform.

– Personally managed million-euro marketing budgets with top international agencies.

– Owner of online channels such as and

– Executed digital ad buys and SEM at a global level.


Nokia – Online Marketing Specialist, S60 (January 2006 – December 2007)

– Headed the S60 Blogs, Nokia’s first public blogging platform. Took the readership from zero to 98,000 monthly visitors in two years.

– Served as S60’s Brand Evangelist representing S60 both online in Nokia’s own channels, as well as popular blogs/forums, and also offline in community events and trade shows.



– Hereford High School, University Preparation (Fall 1993 – Spring 1997)

– University of Maryland UMBC, Computer Science (Fall 1997 – Fall 1998)

– Johns Hopkins University, Information Systems (Spring 2001- Fall 2001)

– University of Helsinki, Finnish Studies (Fall 2003 – Fall 2005)


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