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Jesse Radonski
Works at Evolve PR
Attended University of Oregon
Lives in Portland, Oregon
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This is a client, but definitely a fun game to test your creativity out on.
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I like the examples given of quirky ways to market your game.
Marketer Alex Hayter says it can be more effective, and cheaper, to be weird, surprising, and fun instead 
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He makes some valid points here, and is probably one of the reasons why games like Fable have been so successful financially.
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Lots of comparisons to Hexen, but looks like a fun solo slasher adventure.
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One of my favorite beer bloggers wrote a little something about +PortlandBrewing's Noble Scot. Read about it and check out the radio show she was on recently.
Recently I had the opportunity to be on the radio for the first time as a guest on Ginger Johnson's weekly show, Beer Radio, on KSKQ 89.5 FM. Not only would we be talking about all things beer but its timeslot lands convenien...
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Might be worth watching if you're interested in VR.
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Been working on this game for a while. Nice to see it getting some attention.
The military action title sees players completing reflex-driven events to save London from a madman.
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If this was more true, then companies wouldn't base bonuses for developers on Metacritic scores. Steve does make some valid points in the article though.
The increasing irrelevance of game reviews is a huge change in the industry, and ultimately it's for the best
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There are definitely some interesting predictions on the future of videogames from the GamesBeat 2014 conference.
A selection of the best quotes, quips and insights from last week's GamesBeat 2014 conference
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I'm kinda excited to geek out over this. 
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Public Relations and Communications
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Media Relations, Writing, Editing, Blogging, Social Networking, AP Style
Employment
  • Evolve PR
    Account Coordinator, 2014 - present
  • Watershed Communications
    Account Coordinator, 2012 - 2014
    - Write, edit, and proofread materials for correct grammar and AP style - Track media coverage for clients with Cision, Google, and an RSS reader and provide 90-day status reports with analysis and recommendations for future campaigns - Draft agendas, take meeting notes, and provide recaps for internal and client meetings - Pitch television, newspaper, and blogger media client events and news - Write news releases for multiple events that have resulted in television, newspaper and online media mentions - Build targeted media lists with Cision for multiple campaigns - Update internal database with key media in print, television and online organizations - Research, compile, and edit award material for clients - Produce weekly social media content for Watershed Communications as well as promote events from personal social media platforms - Trained and supervise an intern for a role I previously performed for first three months of employment
  • Singley + Mackie
    Brand Specialist, 2011 - 2012
    - Created monthly content calendars for Electronic Arts and Time Life featuring daily posts for their Facebook and Twitter profiles - Received high-level experience with Facebook analytics & advertising, Twitter analytics & advertising and Simply Measured analytics including using Boolean searches and manipulation of data in Excel - Refined SEO on all Time Life YouTube videos and increased 3 – 4% of views in 3 months - Had a hugely successful "Hashtag Art" campaign with Electronic Arts which generated 18.3MM potential impressions, 34,000 page views and 10,800 interactions with the brand - Increased exposure for Time Life on Twitter by interacting with famous and influential people like rapper Chuck D of Public Enemy (124k followers); pop singer, Jody Watley (46k followers); actor, Matthew Modine (8k followers) and MSNBC reporter Chuck Todd (210k followers) - Performed SWOT analysis of clients and competitors in the digital landscape - Wrote and constructed in-depth client reports including results from campaigns and recommendations for the future - Intern for first three months of employment
  • CD/Game Exchange
    Sales Associate, 2004 - 2011
    - Used key contacts in radio industry to process wholesale orders and saved 40% in costs of product - One of two employees who handled online sales and communication through Amazon with an average 99% feedback rating - Use specialized knowledge of music, movie, and video game media to provide customers with recommendations tailored to his or her tastes
  • Flux Magazine
    Public Relations Excecutive, 2011 - 2011
    - Aided advertising department in procurement of paid advertising for print issue attaining 75% of new clientele and an added $400 to the print budget - Attained two of five key businesses around the campus area to distribute the annual print magazine to a target audience of Flux Magazine
  • Oregon Daily Emerald
    Social Media Intern, 2009 - 2009
  • KWVA 88.1 FM
    Sponsorship Coordinator, 2009 - 2010
    - Entered the position with no existing advertising clients and attained 10+ paying clients for non-profit sponsorship of KWVA - Leveraged KWVA as an affordable place to advertise with aid from the radio station’s monthly newsletter, Twitter and Facebook
  • KWVA 88.1 FM
    Loud Rock Format Director, 2004 - 2009
    - More than doubled existing nationwide label and promotional contacts upon entry into position - Conducted phone and in-person interviews with nationwide touring band members - Reviewed and charted an average of 10 music albums on a weekly basis, year-round for College Music Journal - Attained personalized station IDs from famous musicians to further promote KWVA - On-air personality for "Slaughter on the Dance Floor", a two-hour radio show dedicated to the loud rock music genre for over five years
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Portland, Oregon
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Eugene, OR - Cottage Grove, OR - Geneva, IL - Indianapolis, IN - Portland, OR
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Social Media Enthusiast | Public Relations Graduate
Introduction
Jesse currently works with Watershed Communications, a public relations agency located in Portland, Oregon.

Jesse is a college graduate from the School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon earning a nationally accredited degree in public relations. He can usually be found reading about industry news online and sharing it on Twitter and Facebook. 

Outside of work, Jesse likes to play videogames, write on his blogs, read comics, and see shows whenever possible.
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University of Oregon graduate with a nationally accredited degree in public relations
Education
  • University of Oregon
    Journalism - Public Relations, 2009 - 2011
  • Lane Community College
    Transfer Degree, 2005 - 2009
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