meridian herman

marketing + communications professional

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To see examples of my work, please visit my portfolio. To learn more about my professional accomplishments in any position, please click the job title link.

Recent Professional Roles

Jul 2006-Present  |  Independent Marketing Consultant

May 2016-May 2017  |  Marketing Manager  | Illinois Engineered Products and Acorn Wire + Iron Works

Jun 2014-Jan 2016  |  Marketing Coordinator  |  Mid America Tile 

Mar 2009-Jun 2015  |  Event Rental Manager  |  Unity Temple 

Aug 2008-Jun 2014  |  Advisor + Apartment Guide  |  Oak Park Regional Housing Center 

May 2009-Mar 2011  |  Executive Assistant  |  Managing Horizons

Aug 2008-Jan 2010  |  Marketing Assistant +  Asst. Rental Supervisor  |  Cheney Mansion

Aug 2006-Aug 2008  |  AmeriCorps*VISTA   Colorado “I Have a Dream”® Foundation

Technology Skills

Proficient: Acrobat Professional/DC, Constant Contact, MailChimp, HootSuite, InDesign, Microsoft Office Suite, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Publisher, ACT (CRM), WordPress, content management systems (CMS), social media including Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn

Experience: Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, basic HTML coding, Microsoft Access, Photoshop, SalesForce, Shopify, SquareSpace, custom/proprietary inventory systems and databases, online collaboration tools


B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication | Drake University | Graduated: May 2006

Major: Magazine Journalism | Minor: Marketing | Concentration: Graphic Design

Select Special Training & Certifications

  • American Marketing Association webcast - "Email and Social Media Marketing Engagement Strategies"
  • AmeriCorps conferences & training
  • eRocketFuel Webinar – “Ten Ways to Get More People to Your Website”
  • HubSpot Webinar – “How to Use Social Media to Attract More Customers”
  • HubSpot Academy - Inbound Marketing Certification
  • Vistage Presentation – “Social Media for Business: How to Use It; Why You Can’t Ignore It”