James Price

Dallas, TX

Manager: Yes | Tour: N/A | Height: 5' 7" | Ethnicity: African American

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Profile URL https://mypromojobs.com/jamesp/
Last Visit April 15, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Joined March 09, 2017

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Other Languages he, af
Market Manager Yes
Own Transportation No
Touring Crew I haven't been a part of a mobile marketing tour yet but would like to be considered
Driver License Type Standard

Available For

  • Product Specialist
  • Sampler
  • Promotional Model
  • Spokes Model
  • Em-Cee
  • Bartender
  • Demonstrator
  • Character
  • Hair Shows
  • Trade Shows
  • Labor
  • Market Manager
  • Touring Crew
  • Brand Ambassador
  • Auto Show

Bio

Dynamic in the realm of experiential marketing, human interaction, client retention. Valuable leadership when called.

I am someone who knows how to set goals and achieve them, and have a proven track record of being able to conceive, develop & execute strategies. I feel certain that my strong troubleshooting skills coupled with my ability engage with clients  will be of immediate value to your company.

I love to read about real estate investing and attending museums.  I would love to start my own marketing agency in the next two years.

Resume

SKILLS:

 

·         Computer Skills, Superior Customer Service, Excellent organizational/time management skills

·         Key Point Marketing Techniques, Sales Driven, Consumer Focal, Networking Knowledge

·         Strong negotiations

 

EXPERIENCE:

 

Nielsen Company Dallas, TX                                                   January2016 -November 2016

Research Interviewer

·         Responsible for placing outbound telephone calls to households across the United States to gain cooperation to participate in a survey or recruit them to participate in a Diary, Panel or by placing additional calls to client specific studies

 

 

University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX                                   June 2015-December 2015

Building Attendant

·         Respond and follow through with written and oral university and Division of Housing and Food Service policies, instructions and request from supervisors and team leaders. Clean, dust, and service bathrooms, lobby area, stairwells, hallways and student rooms

 

 

Interactions LLC, Austin, TX                                                         January 2015-June 2015

Embedded Quality Analyst

·         Performed real-time data entry by listening to customer voice clips, capturing the appropriate concept or data, and entering the information into an innovative system

 

 

24 Seven Talent Agency                                                                                       2013 - 2015

Experiential Marketing

·         75th Annual Cotton Bowl-AT&T Brand Ambassador – January 2014, January 2015

·         South by Southwest MTV Woodie Awards Brand Ambassador- March 2014

·         Summer of Fridays United States Tour, T.G.I. Fridays Assistant Tour Manager, Apr14-Aug14

·         Big Al’s McKinney Avenue Tavern, Server, August 2014-December 2014

·         Volunteer Child Care Attendant, January 2013-July 2013

·         Shared Housing Volunteer Project Coordinator, July 2013-June 2015

 

EDUCATION:

 

May 2015 COMPTIA A+ Certification - Per Scholas Institute of Technology

·         Break down and installation of personal computers

·         Networking basics, Troubleshooting

·         Computer Maintenance

·         free minds project-university of Texas of Austin

 

Austin community college-skill point allianceHumanities -January 2013

·         Creative Writing, Critical Thinking, U.S. Politics, Theater

 

Apprentice Electrician License - September 2012

·         Electrical Theory, Basic Construction Framing, OSHA 10, CPR, AED

  • Freelance Marketer

    24 Seven Inc.
     –  (1 year 11 months)Dallas/Fort Worth Area

    State Farm-Better State Crew DFW-
    The Better State Crew® is a team of State Farm representatives that create dynamic and consistent consumer experiences across the country, always helping those they encounter Get to A Better State. The Crews will be activating at select events and creating goodwill in the local community, leaving lasting impressions with those they encounter.

    Gucci North Park-
    Support colleagues in charge of product replenishment and stock activities, to ensure store efficiency

  • Assistant Tour Manager

    Lime Media
     –  (5 months)

    Station Set up, Prepping Food, Cooking, Clean Up, Stocking

    Leadership, Organization, Recruiting and training, Staying 

    attentive

    Operating Vehicles, Mechanized Devices, or Equipment - 

    Running, maneuvering, navigating, or driving vehicles or 

    mechanized equipment

  • Merchandiser

    Mallard Group
     –  (2 months)Dallas/Fort Worth Area

    Working closely with visual display staff and department heads to decide how goods should be displayed to maximise customer interest and sales

    Managing, training and supervising junior staff

    Responsible for product merchandising within large volume stores (Grocery, etc.). This includes stocking shelves, rotating shelved product, setting up displays, stocking and rotating products in coolers, organizing and rotating products in storage rooms, and moving products from storage to the sales floor

  • Media-Rologist

    Nov 27
     –  (14 years 1 month)

    Hip Hop artist, Activist, and Actor

  • Nokia Brand Ambassador

    Geometry Global - WPP
     –  (2 months)Austin, Texas Area

    Continue to strengthen Nokia’s position as a leader in
    smartphone imaging 

    Drive consideration for the Nokia Lumia phones by 
    highlighting/demoing innovative design and imaging

    -Direct product interactions with Lumia Devices with consumers.

  • Independent Contractor

    the HYPE! agency
     –  (1 month)Dallas/Fort Worth Area

    • Deliver the maximum number of samples and consumer impressions while 
    conveying clear, concise brand messages 

    • Deliver maximum number of high-value coupons to consumers to generate trial 
    and purchase 

    • Educate consumers about the product attributes and the benefits of feeding 
    their pets Hill’s® Ideal Balance™

  • Brand Ambassador

    Fusion Event Staffing
     –  (1 year 8 months)Austin, Texas Area

    Able to promote brands and their products through exciting persuasive key points. I have been a brand ambassador for companies such as Texas Lottery Commission, Pizza Hut, Dole and Samsung. Marketing is everywhere and you must have a brand ambassador to attract potential consumers.

  • Brand Ambassador- U.S. Olympic Genome Project

    Samsung
     –  (1 month)Austin, Texas Area

    At the 2012 South By Southwest 2012 Interactive I was selected as a Brand Ambassador to promote Samsung's U.S Olympic Genome Project. My accomplishments were exhibiting the hands on beta test of the Genome Project with South by Southwest attendees and getting them to sign up for updates. Gave public speeches and recorded media about the purpose of the Project to international crowds.

  • Maintenance Technician-Convention Center

    City of Austin
     –  (1 year 10 months)

    1.Tape, float, and texture sheetrock.
    2.Hammer nails/stakes.
    3.Measure using tapes, transits, levels, etc.
    4.Move furniture, file cabinets, equipment, etc using hand dollies.
    5.Change light bulbs.
    6.Paint, varnish, and/or seal walls, ceilings, floors, furniture, equipment, etc using brushes, rollers, air sprayers, etc.
    7.Install and/or replace floor and ceramic tiles.
    8.Drive vehicles as needed, such as truck, pick-up truck, etc.
    9.Replace glass in doors and windows.
    10.Perform unskilled carpentry work in the construction/repair of walls, ceilings, etc. Repair and replace electric plugs
    and cords.
    11.Operate drills, buffers, grinders, sanders, etc.
    12.Perform simple plumbing installations and repairs i.e. install/repair faucets, unclog drains, replace valves, etc.
    13.Perform basic service on pumps, air handlers, cooling towers, etc repack, change oil and filters, lubricate, etc.
    14.Operate various power saws, i.e. radial arm, skill, etc.
    15.Repair and replace door locks and knobs.

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer-Groundskeeper, Project Assistant

    Shared Housing Center, Inc.
    Poverty Alleviation

    Serves as a on-call volunteer to assist with projects, initiatives, and back to school programs orchestrated by Shared Housing.

  • MLK Day Meals on Wheels Volunteer Food Delivery

    VNA of Texas
    January 2015Poverty Alleviation

    Dallas Coalition for Hunger Solutions:

    Caring and joining volunteers from all over Dallas County to deliver meals to the elderly and disabled on the recent 4th Annual VNA Meals on Wheels MLK, Jr. Day of Caring.

    Over 200 regular routes-100%-were deliverd by volunteers! This was a tremendous savings to the Visting Nurse Association that administers the Meals on Wheels program. These savings mean VNA has money to serve more of our neighbors in need in the future.
     

  • Petitioner

    People Organized In Defense of Earth and her Resources- P.O.D.E.R
     –  (1 year 11 months)Environment

    Committed to community service, extensive volunteer history includes petitioning zero tolerance policies of Austin Independent School District on behalf of the P.O.D.E.R. organization.

    Oak Springs Preserve Clean-up & Community Planting- Sunday 11/23/08

    Quality and Preserve Project, located at 3101 Oak Springs. This 5.997 acre 
    tract contains natural springs, native plants, wetland, and huge beautiful Oak 
    trees. In 2005 it was a proposed site for a paved shopping center that would 
    have included a dollar store, two fast food joints, and two other 4,000 square 
    foot retail stores. PODER and area residents (with the assistance of 
    Councilman Mike Martinez) protested the plan and convinced the City to 
    purchase the site to protect it from destruction. The site has a partial trail and 
    benches. PODER along with other groups plan to educate the community about 
    this treasure and engage people in its restoration, maintenance, and use by 
    families as a green space

  • Alternate Election Judge

    Travis County
    April 2010Politics

    – Appointed by the authority ordering the election to serve in an election polling place on election day. Serves as a clerk unless needed to take over the role of Presiding Election Judge in the event of that person’s inability to serve.

Projects

  • CONSUMER ENGAGEMENTS

     

    Team members:
  • Austinites for Geographic Representation

    Starting 

    Actively participated in the Petition Drive Completed for 10-1 Council Districts
    Austinites for Geographic Representation Claims 33,000
    Signatures, of Which About 22,800 Are Considered Valid

    Team members:

Skills

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Education

  • Austin Community College-Skill Point Alliance-Gateway Electrical

    Apprentice Electrician, APPRENTICE ELECTRICIAN
     – 

    Electrical Theory
    O.S.H.A. 10
    CPR, AED
    Carpentry

    Activities and Societies: NCCR

  • Philander Smith College

    n/a, Business Administration
     – 
  • Per Scholas

     

Certifications

Languages

  • English

     

Publications

Honors & Awards

  • March 2015 Brand Ambassador of the Month

    ATN Promo, Modeling, Staffing LTD
    March 2015

    ATN Promo's Brand Ambassador of the Month for March is James from Dallas, TX. James has been impressing clients and our internal team with his top-notch Brand Ambassador and Management abilities since 2012.
    “It has been 3 years of emphatic khakies and polos with ATN. ATN is the agency that really has a pulse.
    The leadership and trust that is bestowed upon you by clients is a pioneering experience. The diversity of consumers you are able to interact are at times awe-inspiring. Managing promotional events is a book worth writing about indeed." - James

Test Scores

  • Comptia A+ Certification Exam Score Report 220-801

    Score: 751
    May 2015

    The CompTIA A+ Certification Exam has a scaled score between 100 and 900.

  • CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Score Report 220-802

    Score: 761
    May 2015

    The CompTIA A+ Certification Exam has a scaled score between 100-900.

Courses

  • Independent Coursework

    • Nuts & Bolts of International Law Seminar (901304073)

Recommendations

A preview of what LinkedIn members have to say about James:

  • James, Came in great handy when diffusing a feud. He listened to the situation from all sides and acted like a mediator making things beneficial for all parties involved..
  • James is a champion in the making, creating the future he desires and making decisions to create the present.

Experience

T.G.I.Friday's Summer of Fridays Tour

Dallas,Detroit,NYC,St.Louis,Houston,Atlanta,Tampa, None, Apr 2014

Station Set up, Prepping Food, Cooking, Clean Up, Stocking Leadership, Organization, Recruiting and training, Staying attentive Operating Vehicles, Mechanized Devices, or Equipment - Running, maneuvering, navigating, or driving vehicles or mechanized equipment

Powerade Socio Allianza

dallas, Texas, Aug 2016

• As part of a street team, brand ambassadors will visit soccer leagues 4x per year to distribute samples of POWERADE®

• Our goal is to distribute 5,000 samples of POWERADE® bottles per weekend; 2,500/day

• POWERADE® bottles will be distributed along the field sidelines to players, coaches, and spectators

Austin Women's Expo

Austin, Texas, Apr 2017

 sign up consumers who wear glasses/contacts and have them come in for an evaluation and ultimately have the consumer go through with a LASIK procedure

Set and Services Retail

dallas, Texas, Feb 2017

Retail Merchandising and Product Placement at retail stores across the United States.  Reading a plan o gram and executing assembly production.

Primerica

Dallas, Texas, Mar 2017

Life and Health Insurance advisor with a keen focus on policy retention and Securities.

Dallas Rock n Roll Marathon

Dallas, Texas, Mar 2017

Built With Chocolate Milk organization wanted to hand out Chocolate Milk to all the runners at the Dallas Rock  n Roll Marathon.   Spreading the hash tag #buildit to those who enjoyed the chocolate beverage.