Rachael M. Haring

Education and Honors:

Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PABS, Business Administration, 1999
  • International Management/Marketing concentration; minor in German
  • Completed 24 credits in Honors Program
  • 3.95 GPA, magna cum laude
Århus School of Business in Århus, DenmarkFall 1999 Semester Abroad
  • International Business and German
Recipient of SICO Scholarship, The Glencoe Scholarship, and Shippensburg Full Tuition Scholarship
Member of National Business Honor Society (Beta Gamma Sigma) and National Collegiate Honor Society (Phi Kappa Phi)

Work Experience:

12/2005 – 10/2006: Meetings and Expositions Coordinator, Craft & Hobby Association, Elmwood Park, NJ.
  • Laid out exhibit hall floor for 1,500 booth trade show.
  • Managed official show office on-site, corrected exhibitor issues, coordinated staff, and provided customer service for show attendees and vendors.
  • Aided exhibitors and attendees at registration desk.
  • Increased show exposure and attendance by creating marketing fliers, brochures, newsletters, and e-mails.
6/2003 – 7/2005: Event Coordinator/Marketing Manager, Group C Communications, Tinton Falls, NJ.
  • Coordinated three-day trade show conference program with over 60 educational sessions.
  • Served as speaker liason on-site and directed conference proceedings.
  • Increased show exposure and attendance by creating marketing fliers, brochures, newsletters, and e-mails.
5/2001 – 3/2005: East Coast Convention Coordinator/Booth Representative, A Different Drum, Smithfield, UT.
  • Organized exhibitor inventory, paperwork, and contracts for approximately six conventions per year.
  • Served as sales representative at booth during conventions.
  • Designed marketing flyers and wrote promotional copy for label releases.
5/2000 – 11/2002: Internet Marketing Representative, Interflex, Inc., Wyomissing, PA.
  • Provided on-site product demonstrations, consultation, training, and support.
  • Coordinated design, programming, organization, and marketing of client Web sites, resulting in improved customer feedback, on-line sales, and brand awareness.
  • Developed Web sites and newsletters for clients such as ConAgra Foods, Lehigh University, Indian Motorcycles, and R.M. Palmer Chocolates.
5/1998 – 8/1998 and 5/1999 – 8/1999: Intern for Marketing Communications department of Lucent Technologies, Breinigsville, PA.
  • Aided with scheduling and planning of training events, trade shows, and promotional activities.
  • Conducted competitive research and analysis.

Skills and Interests:

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