SLCBIZ

3rd year Marketing Student Biographies

Meet potential placement students - January 16th, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

RSVP businesscareers@sl.on.ca

-2nd year students are on placement Thursday/Friday - Winter semester

-3rd year students are on placement April 2017 (3 weeks)

 

THIRD YEAR STUDENTS 

 

Name:  Danika Bellemare                                                                              

Marketing Year: 3rd           Expected Graduating Year: 2019 (After Completing BBA)

Biography: This year in placement I would like to explore my interest in consumer behaviour, understanding how to best communicate to the buyer and how to maintain positive relationships with them. My social personality combined with my background in psychology, I think, could be an asset in helping a business understand their customer base and how to better reach them. I enjoy a challenge and like to understand the why behind the choices consumer’s decisions.         

Areas of Interest: Research; data analysis; CRM; product development/marketing; web/content marketing; event planning; other (detail)

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/danika-bellemare/                                                   

Email: dbellemare26@student.sl.on.ca


Name:  Isaiah Bonitto                                  

Marketing Year: 3rd year                           Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: I’m a 22-year-old marketing professional. I can work alone or with others to complete tasks and reach a common goal. I enjoy working in an office setting, as well as outdoors. I am hardworking and detail oriented, using observation and intuition to help me make my decisions. On my leisure time I enjoy playing basketball and working out, as well as travelling and meeting new people.             

Areas of Interest:  CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Event Planning: WEB; SEO; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development; Sports Marketing

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/isaiahbonitto/         

Email: ibonitt15@student.sl.on.ca  &  isaiahbonitto@hotmail.ca


Name:   Alex Carroll                                        

Marketing Year: 3rd                                Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: I am a young, active and interested student studying Business Marketing at St. Lawrence College. I prefer an open work environment where I can meet many people and exchange ideas and thoughts to creatively complete tasks. My extroverted personality adapts easily to many working situations, however I prefer having colleagues to be able to work with so I may perform at my highest levels and produce meaningful results above the expected outcomes.

After completing multiple business oriented courses I would definitely agree that marketing and business was the right choice for my career path. One of the key components in marketing is selling, an aspect which I believe my keen people skills and extroverted personality can thrive in.     

Areas of Interest:  CRM; Content Marketing; Event Planning: WEB; Sales; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexcarrollslc/  

Email: Acarroll01@student.sl.on.ca


Name:  Benjamin Davis                                       

Marketing Year: 3rd                                Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: I have experience in many aspects relating to business thanks to my education and work experience. My best skills are in written and verbal communication. I excel in B2B settings where I can help clients with consultation as well as sales execution. I have worked on business plans, strategized/executed marketing plans and campaigns, B2B sales, and have experimented with graphic design and CRM implementation. My occupational goals are to become an investment banker/manager and a part-time professor.                   

Areas of Interest:   Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Sales, Product Marketing and Development; Consulting, Business Planning

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/benjamindavis413/                                                              

Email: BDavis41@student.sl.on.ca


Name:Ashley Dubois

Marketing year: 3rd                                          Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: Independent, goal-oriented, passionate, leader, confident, eager; these are some of the words my previous employers, professors, peers and family might use to describe me. Being in my third year in the Business Administration - Marketing program at such an amazing institution, I have had many opportunities to learn and develop my communication, organizational, and leadership skills. I have been able to practice these skills along with marketing strategies and techniques working for St. Lawrence College, Queen’s Hospitality Services by Sodexo during my internship and in many school projects and assignments.

I have an interest in Social Media, Content Marketing, Event Marketing, Market Research and Development, and would love to focus on small-medium business growth brand awareness. The most important factor of where I would like to end up in the workplace is the values I share with the organization I work for. I come from a small, very community-base town. I value healthy living, family, and ethics and social responsibility.

Email: adubois01@student.sl.on.ca


Name: Trevor Griffith                                            

Marketing Year: 3rd                                Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: Marketing has offered me an opportunity to reach outside of my comfort zone. Throughout my time at St. Lawrence College I have developed an unparalleled drive and passion for personal and professional development generating a multitude of opportunities and advantages. With a background consisting of both education and experience in the construction industry, I have established a strong work ethic and a continuous drive for developmental progression.           

Areas of Interest: CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis: WEB; Sales; SEO; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development

LinkedIn: https://ca.linkedin.com/in/trevor-griffith              

Email: t.griffy19@gmail.com


Name:  Michael Andrew Hill                                 

Marketing Year: 3rd                                Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: I am a very active student with multiple interests that keep me very busy in my daily life. Throughout the school year I am a salesman at Chris James, and have a very resourceful drive to make it through college with minimal debt. My goal this graduating year is to maintain a GPA of 3.7 or higher, and in life is to travel multiple parts of the world.

Areas of Interest: Product development/marketing; sales; social media; web/content marketing; product design.

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/mhill01                               

Email: MHill01@student.sl.on.ca


Stephen Hillaby

Marketing Year: 3rd

Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: Stephen Hillaby is a creative, active, and overachieving marketing student at St. Lawrence College. He prefers to be realistic, loyal, and independent in the workplace, however he is quite adaptable and enjoys collaborating ideas in a group, working with different cultures, as well as taking a leadership role. Stephen is achieving to earn his BBA in Marketing, and his favorite courses are Integrated Marketing Communications, Statistics and Sales. Stephen is also looking for summer employment.

Areas of Interest:

CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Sales; SEO; Social Media; Research;Product Marketing and Development

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/stephenhillaby

Email: Stephen.hillaby@gmail.com


Name: Emma Jackson    
Marketing Year: 3rd                                       Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography:

“I am a highly organized, hardworking and trustworthy individual who desires the need for excitement and new discoveries. I am a persuasive communicator with a positive attitude and I have the ability to work collaboratively and build trusted relationships. Throughout my studies I have developed a passion for market research. I look at marketing in a whole new perspective and I am looking forward to having my job turn into my hobby.”
    
Areas of Interest: CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Event Planning; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/emma-jackson/
Email: EJackson16@student.sl.on.ca


Name: Matthew Kane                                        

Marketing Year: 3rd                                 Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: As a marketing student I possess knowledge in the field including marketing communications and professional sales tactics. I spent six months participating in the Disney College Program. While there, I demonstrated strong guest service skills.  I have earned Dean’s list honours, Editor of the Year in a communications course, one of the “Next Best 50” students most likely to succeed in the business field, as well as achieving the highest-ever grade in a career development course.

Areas of Interest: CRM; Content Marketing; Consumer Behaviour; Event Planning: Toastmasters; Sales; Public Speaking; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development; Other: Acting & film making.

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-kane-976655114/ 

Email: thekaner6@gmail.com


Name:  Molly Low                                          

Marketing Year: 3rd                                Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography:                 
Molly is a hardworking, responsible, and enthusiastic, individual. At school and in the workplace, she is loyal, eager to learn, and enjoys helping others. She enjoys working independently as much as she likes teamwork and she is open to changes in the work environment because she knows workplaces are constantly changing and it adds a little variety in life. Molly is currently looking into marketing jobs that involve market research or content marketing that involves video media.

Areas of Interest: Market Research; Other (Content Marketing with specifically use of video media)

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/molly-low/                                                  

Email: mlow09@student.sl.on.ca


Name:  Sarah Maracle                                                      

Marketing Year:  3rd                               Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: This year for placement I am interested in content marketing, social media and event planning. My interests, communication abilities, and desire for success blend together seamlessly. My skillset allows me to excel with online networks to stimulate demand for both goods and companies. I operate with great professionalism and work diligently to succeed all tasks at hand. I would be an asset to any business looking to grow their online presence and have more fluid marketing plans.

Areas of Interest: Content Marketing; Event Planning; Sales; Social Media

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-maracle-38667a106/

Email: maraclesarah@gmail.com


Name: Alex Marsland                                                 

Marketing Year: 3rd                          Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: I am an extremely creative and motivated individual, I thoroughly enjoy learning and trying new things. Some of my personal interests include: Finance, Sales, Real Estate & Technology. I am an entrepreneur at heart: Whether building personal business projects/websites, saving up to break into other markets, or completing school activities. I am constantly working in an attempt to get ahead.

Areas of Interest: Content Marketing, Sales, Social Media, Product Marketing, Design

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alex-marsland-330b2a127

Email: amarsland05@student.sl.on.ca


Name: Jorge Montes                                                   

Marketing Year: 3rd                                 Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: I am an international student from Colombia that came to Canada looking for new experiences. Frequently described as organized, adaptable, reliable, efficient, and responsible, I have always been driven by the desire for personal overcoming. I can communicate fluently in English and Spanish as well as in intermediate level French.  Moreover, I am looking forward to getting more knowledge and experience in different business areas to become a more integral future professional.

Areas of Interest: Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Event Planning: WEB; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jorge-mario-montes-pastrana-324b67128  

Email: j.montes1197@gmail.com


Name:  Shawn O’Leary                                 

Marketing Year: 3rd                              Expected Graduation Year: 2018

Biography: I am a passionate and driven salesperson who has experience in the account management field. I have experience working in the print and IT industry, focusing on web development and E-Commerce. I am able to manage customer relations and create a welcoming and effective environment to move both B2B and B2C interactions forward. I am interested in expanding my knowledge in the insurance industry, as well as any surrounding technologies.

Areas of Interest: CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Sales; SEO; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development; E-Commerce, Sales, Insurance, Marketing

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shawnjosepholeary                        

Email: soleary14@student.sl.on.ca


Name:  Alex Peacock                                                     

Marketing Year: 3rd                                 Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography:  A creative and analytical thinker, a faster learner who is driven to perform; eager to take on new challenges and always willing to learn.  A strong background in customer service has prepared me well to adapt to an ever changing workplace.  Improving relationships, customer loyalty and increasing brand value have been rewarding in past work experience. I look forward to engaging these and new strategies in the marketing field.

Areas of Interest: CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Event Planning: WEB; SEO; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development;

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexpeacock1983/  

Email:  alex.peacock@gmail.com & apeacock10@student.sl.on.ca


Name: Talia Phillips                                       

Marketing Year: 3rd                             Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: I am an enthusiastic marketer who is constantly learning.   I recently completed an internship at Walt Disney World that gave me valuable experience in providing world class customer service and the ability to adapt quickly to new work environments.  I love being able to apply my creativity to marketing through designing infographics and print media, formatting documents, and writing content.  After graduation I will be looking for full time employment for the summer before I continue my studies abroad in September.

Areas of Interest: CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Event Planning: WEB; Sales; SEO; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development; Other (detail)

LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/talia-phillips-1739a3105/        

Email: talia@taliaphillips.com


Name: Alejandra Ponce                                     

Marketing Year: 3rd                                  Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: Adventurous, High-energy, and positive attitude are the best characteristics that describe me. My passion for innovation, generating new ideas and communicating new products to different groups of people makes me an excellent person to work with into the marketing industry.

Travelling has helped me understand and interact with different cultures and individuals. This is the main reason I decided to study abroad. For me, learning people’s needs, how they act, and why they act is essential to innovate and create new products.

 Areas of Interest:  Content Marketing; Event Planning: WEB; Social Media; Product Marketing and Development; Other

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alejandra-ponce            .  

Email: erosalesponce16@student.sl.on.ca


Name: Noah Voskamp                                        

Marketing Year: 3rd                              Expected Graduating Year: 2018

Biography: Hey, my name is Noah and I’m in third year. I’m very familiar with using platforms such as Google Analytics, AdWords and Facebook Ad Manager. I have also recently taken a company’s marketing databases and put them all into a CRM system. From there I am creating an entire marketing plan for the 2018 year. Email and Facebook will be my two main mediums. I’m interested in learning more about CRM and advertising.     

Areas of Interest: CRM; Content Marketing; Data Analysis; Sales; SEO; Social Media

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/noahvoskamp/         

Email: NVoskamp08@student.sl.on.ca


Name: Jessalyn Wagar                                     

Marketing Year: 3rd                            Expected Graduating Year: Spring 2018

Biography: If you were to ask me what my passion is in the marketing industry, I’d have to say sales. I enjoy meeting various types of people and making connections that can benefit a business. I am able to understand consumer behaviour and how to best communicate with them. Communication is my strongest skill, whether it be verbally or written. I also have a background in event planning, campaign creation and pitching.                

Areas of Interest:  Content Marketing; Event Planning: Sales; Social Media; Research; Product Marketing and Development;

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jessalyn-wagar/                  

Email: Jessalyn.wagar@gmail.com


Name: Alex Ward                                        

Marketing Year:  3rd                               Expected Graduating Year:2018

Biography: With previous sales experience, I have gained important customer service skills and plan to continuously expand on what I have already learned. After working in a sales position for the past two summers I can confidently say I would like to pursue a sales career and am willing to put in the extra work to become a more educated and professional salesman. 

Areas of Interest: CRM; Sales; SEO; Research; Product Marketing and Development;

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexward1997/                         

Email: alexward244@gmail.com

 

>