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Nik Bando
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Incredibly lucky to meet Scott Harrison, Founder of +charity: water. Very excited to support the cause, and help make a difference in someones life.  
American Express is supporting our founder's #PassionProject to solve the world water crisis. They just launched a new video about Scott Harrison's journey - from night club life to bringing clean water where it's needed most. Watch the video to learn more:
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+Jamie Voorhies - haha!
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I will add it to my "pop culture" circle... perhaps I'm now its oldest follower!
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Social Media Advertising
Advertising Sales, Account Management, New Business Development, Business Strategy, Team Leadership.
  • VaynerMedia
    Associate Paid Media Manager, 2013 - present
    Strategize, execute, and report advertising spends for clients on Facebook and Twitter. Advise clients on best practices to maximize brand reach and business objectives on social networks.
  • VaynerMedia
    Community Manager, 2012 - 2013
    Responsibilities included daily content creation, community building, engagement reporting, campaign execution, and aligning brands with emerging technology platforms. Client work on social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Vine, and Instagram) has been featured in Forbes, Mashable, Adage, Adweek, and various blogs.
  • The Economist Group
    Business Management Program, 2012 - 2012
    Mentored by CEO Andrew Rashbass to develop strategic insights and new revenue streams for the digital editions and social media divisions of The Economist.
  • The Extra Point Newspaper
    Founder, 2011 - 2012
    -Created a newspaper dedicated to Virginia Tech football. Managed all aspects of advertising revenue, client relations, distribution, events, branding, and marketing of the newspaper. -Produced 8 editions (15,000 copies per edition) -Improved Collegiate Times newspaper return rates by 40%. Surpassed annual revenue projections by 80%.
  • College Media Solutions
    Advertising Director, 2010 - 2011
    -Directly responsible for driving $500,000 in annual income for the company. -Supervised four division managers; hired, trained, managed, and motivated team of 30 employees. -Oversaw/ approved annual marketing campaigns for 200+ local and national clients. -Developed business process to build, manage, and sell social media marketing services to clients.
  • College Media Solutions
    Account Executive, 2008 - 2010
    Built client relationships to sell print, online, TV, outdoor, and radio media.
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Avid golfer, yet my score card would tell you otherwise. Dedicated sports fan. Passionate about emerging technology, advertising, and social business.
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    Economics, 2007 - 2012
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