Jeremy Levy

Digital Marketer | Project Management | Photographer
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Hi,

Creative, passionate, analytical and entrepreneurial, I've worked on many exciting projects in digital marketing and photography and possess 8+ years experience in SEO, PPC, social media, email marketing, web development, graphic design, analytics, general project management and photography. My industries of focus have been highly competitive online markets such as, automotive, fashion and financial businesses. I have a passion for the online marketing industry and a desire to partner with a leading company to innovatively expand their online presence leveraging all my tools. I am seeking a fulfilling and rewarding relationship with a company that I can grow with long term, both professionally and personally. Please see my portfolio -->here

Work Experience

Freelance Digital Marketing Consultant & Photographer 2008 — Current

StreetScout.Me + OptimizedReality.com

Leveraging my eye/photography skills with my ecommerce skills for several clients including a website/blog named StreetScout.Me


• Street Style + Landscape Photographer

• Develop and customize budgeted media packages tailored for clients specific needs

• Develop and roll out creative strategies for photoshoot campaign ideas with brands like Herschel, Nordstrom, ECO Fashion Week, NYFW, Robson Street, to name a few

• Preference to shoot street style helps keep cost lower and helps showcase a product look more relatable than a staged shoot

• Photographed street style at several Fashion Weeks

• Create Cinemagraphs (Moving Photos)

• Edit and process pictures and videos using Adobe products

Digital Sales Consultant2014 — 2016

e-Dealer.ca

Working for the Director of Sales as a Marketing Strategist Consultant for dealerships across BC. I work as a consultant to help redesign or create new websites to achieve higher website visibility and conversions for clients. I specialize in local SEO and help websites get prominently positioned search engine rankings locally. I also report on conversions, funneling success metrics, and visitor traffic to maintain a healthy cost per acquisition for each client.


• Consult marketing managers in order to help them achieve the sales goals

• Review and optimize dealerships websites to help strengthen their funnel and create more leads

• Report and optimize on Pay-Per-Click campaigns

• Analyze competitor websites and strategize on building a better user experience

• Help optimizing dealerships inventory online for higher clickthroughs which in turned created a higher turnover of inventory

• Investigating new opportunities for system enhancements or additional services

• Tracking sales processes and providing on-going reporting to sales leadership

Digital Marketing Specialist2012 — 2013

Auto West Group: Auto West BMW, Auto West Infiniti, MINI Richmond, Performance One

Managed 5 brands: Auto West BMW, Auto West Infiniti, Auto West Group, and Performance One. Main objectives were implementing a strong online presence for the Auto West Group websites while managing ,tracking and reporting on several different lead sources.


• Managing our AWG website portfolio and oversee the project management of all websites.

• Developing online marketing strategies including but not limited to: email communications, pay-per-click management, social media strategies for Auto West Group

• Effectively managing the online digital marketing budget under the direction of the Group Marketing Manager.

• Strategy development and campaign management of all SEM, SEO, and Display advertising.

• Providing active online reputation management on review sites such as Google Reviews, Yelp, DealerRater.com, blogs, forums, etc. in addition to Facebook and Twitter.

• Implementing social media architecture (Facebook & Twitter contests, videos, iPad displays and other engaging content) for AWG's collection of stores.

• Researching and implementing on ways to increase traffic, engagement, and search engine optimization.

• Running and presenting website and social media analytic reports on a monthly and ad-hoc basis.

• Strategy development and monthly campaign management of all direct email communication to our database for each store within our brand portfolio.

• Ensuring online pre-owned inventory web content is actively updated and accurate, including photography and video of each vehicle.

• Contributing towards promotional activities specifically linked to AWG's web presence, such as contests, tours, and photo shoots.

• Assisting with monthly online new vehicle, pre-owned and aftersales tactical campaign executions.

• Designing online and display ads and undertaking a variety of graphic design and desktop publishing projects to support campaigns.

• Assisting with the maintenance of all AWG CRM and database systems to ensure optimal database functionality.

Special Projects


• Launched PR initiative to get Auto West BMW recognized and approved as "The Most Sustainable BMW Dealership in the World". Created and designed Green.AutoWestGroup.ca which showcased AWB $2 million dollar eco-luxury features. Produced 11 short documentary videos showcasing there embedded eco-luxury features (See Video Here -->The Most Sustainable BMW Dealership in the World). Launched interactive displays within the dealership to drive traffic to our green videos via mobile devices.

• Researched and implemented video/photo booth for new and pre-owned cars. Designed intro, outro with calls to action. Watch -->Mock-Up Video

• Official Photographer for events (Golf Events, Tuning and Performance Events)

SEO Consultant2008 — Current

Optimized Reality

Consulted to help redesign websites in order to achieve higher website visibility which in turn resulted in higher conversions. Specialized in SEO and helped websites get prominently positioned search engine rankings locally and globally. Also reported on conversions, funneling success metrics and visitor traffic to maintain a healthy cost per acquisition.


• SEO and SEM to maintain first page rankings on Google

• Specialized in analyzing metrics and conversions

• Monthly research on developing ranking algorithms for Google, Yahoo, Bing

• Consulted clients for website development & launch

• Design and Maintain websites which included full integration into social networks

• Consulted for SEO companies: BlueHatMarketing and NVI

SEO Specialist 2011

BlueHatMarketing

Consulting and working on a portfolio of 100+ clients. Focus was to have all clients rank on first page for their designated keywords and cities.


• Auditing and reporting on On-Page SEO Factors

• Analyzing Google Analytics and Adwords Campaigns

• Competitive keyword analysis and suggestions

• Managing 50+ Google Places accounts

• Managing SEO Outsourcing

Product Manager2005 — 2007

Future Electronics

Responsible for increasing sales and margins of various electronic components, while remaining informed of the latest market trends and product offerings in order to assist inventory profiling.


• Book business at the appropriate margin, whilst optimizing profitability and maximizing revenue, based upon comprehensive knowledge of the markets, suppliers, products, strategies and customers.

• Driving sales and developing product awareness within marketplace, increasing the awareness of the product within the sales organization.

• Supporting marketing and sales teams with data analysis using trends, comparison highlighting and communicating key insights.

Inside Sales Representative2003 — 2005

Future Electronics

Generating and qualifying new sales opportunities. Working as part of an integrated sales team and focused on identifying opportunities to sell electronic components.


• Developing new and emerging account base through cold calling, networking and contacts.

• Receiving feed back from customers on prices and market trends so I could report back to marketing

New and Used Car Sales Representative2000 — 2003

Cite Nissan and Mitsubishi


• Selling new and pre-owned vehicles. Updating 3rd party inventory listings. Built and maintained dealership website.(Wordpress)

• Achieved national award for top 10 sales people in Canada for Mitsubishi (2003)

Assistant Sales Manager1998 — 2000

Rogers AT&T (Cantel)


• Supporting and cultivating the sales of telecommunication devices at the corporate level. Implementing network and inventory software for our remote kiosk located in the Eaton Center.

• Reporting on sales and budget. Instilling company values and developed the business through gaining a solid understanding of local competition.

Other Relevant Marketing Experience

Street Style Blogger2011 — Present

StreetScout.Me


• Designed and created a blog featuring global street style & fashion

• Manage a team of contributors from different parts of the world (Canada, USA, France, Italy…)

• Photograph and post-process fashionable people on the streets for publication on StreetScout.Me

• Contribute to Vancity Buzz fashion column

Executive Editor2010 — Present

NoteNoted.com


• Designed and created a blog featuring album/song reviews as well as artist interviews.

• Dealing with PR agencies and independent artists to help increase exposure

• Manage a team of contributors

• Critics on large outdoor music festivals and concerts

Volunteer Experience


• 150+ hour at The Salvation Army in 2016

• Mt. Sinai Hospital - Raised over $50k

• Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada

• Mada Community Center

Education

John Molson School Of Business - Concordia University1997 — 2000

Marketing Communications

Stanstead College1994 — 1996

Professional Skills

Lightroom, Photoshop, InDesign, Premier, After Effects, Screenflow, Dreamweaver, WordPress, HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL

References

Below are a few references from previous employers, business partners & personal contacts. Further references are available upon request.

Jeremy is a dedicated and tireless professional committed to achieving his goals. While he is willing to take risks in business, he is careful to ensure that he has all the necessary information and has analyzed all potential outcomes before making the leap. Not only will he always get the job done but he will often source a new, more efficient model to get it done better. Any employer would be fortunate to have him as part of their team.
— Ali Saadr , Vice-President BluehatMarketing

Jeremy is a very reliable and professional person. He is completely dedicated to his job and his responsibilities. It was great pleasure to work with him and I can highly recommend him for any marketing position.
— Sako Liberiam , Owner Cite Mitsubishi & Nissan

It's incredible the speed at which Jeremy was able to help me redesign and increase the traffic on my website. I can appreciate his work and have had my business excel ever since we've met.
— Brahm Mauer, Owner Brahm Mauer Wedding Services

Portfolio

In the below images I have given you a visual representation of some of the projects I have worked on: Auto West BMW, MINI Richmond, Auto West Infiniti, Performance One, BlueHatMarketing, Note Noted, Brahm Mauer Bar Services, StreetScout.Me

The Greenest BMW Dealership in the World

  • Green Site
  • QR & NFC Enabled Displays
  • The Greenest BMW Dealership Video

At this year’s prestigious BMW Sales Excellence Award Ceremony, situated at the iconic BMW Museum in Munich, Germany, “The Most Sustainable BMW Dealership in the World” title was given to Auto West BMW. This highly esteemed award recognizes dealerships worldwide who are paving the way for a greener future, while supporting BMW AG’s worldwide commitment to not only be the most innovative automotive manufacturer in the world, but also to tackle the fundamental issues relating to sustainability.

www.Green.AutoWestGroup.ca

Auto West BMW

  • Auto West Bmw's Website
  • Online Ads
  • Email Marketing

Based in Richmond, BC, the Auto West Group is one of the top luxury automotive groups in Canada. Established in 1986, as the first BMW importer in Western Canada, the Auto West Group has grown to over 180 team members, and three of Canada's leading retail facilities: Auto West BMW, MINI Richmond, and Auto West lnfiniti.

www.AutoWestBmw.com

MINI Richmond

  • MINI Richmond's Website
  • Online Ads
  • Email Marketing

In 2011 MINI Richmond embarked on providing MINI clients a very unique dealership experience and midyear 2012, opened the largest MINI dealership in Canada located on Cambie road in Richmond BC.

www.MINIRichmond.ca

Auto West Infiniti

  • Auto West Infiniti's Website
  • Online Ads
  • Email Marketing

Auto West Infiniti located just 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver. is committed to providing the highest levels of customer service through our unsurpassed knowledge of the Infiniti vehicles we sell and service. Our staff of automotive professionals take pride in representing the Infiniti brand and is well versed in the innovative design, advanced technology, and superior performance that the brand represents.

www.AutoWestInfiniti.ca

Performance One

  • Performance One's Website
  • Online Ads
  • Email Marketing

Boasting a 2,500 square foot two-level state-of-the-art facility, Performance One sets itself apart from all other tuning shops with a service bay inspired by Formula One Racing – pairing performance with precision. Directly overlooking the impressive service bay, their clients can view their high-end vehicles being worked on from the Performance One customer lounge, while exchanging similar interests with other performance enthusiasts.

www.PerformanceOne.ca

BlueHatMarketing

  • BlueHatMarketing's Website
  • BlueHatMarketing
  • BlueHatMarketing

A full-service onine marketing agency offering services in web-development, search engine optimization and marketing.

www.bluehatmarketing.com

NoteNoted.com

  • Note Noted
  • Note Noted
  • Note Noted

NoteNoted reviews the latest and greatest talent in music today.

www.notenoted.com

Brahm Mauer Bar Services

  • Brahm Mauer Services
  • Brahm Mauer Services
  • Brahm Mauer Services

Brahm Mauer Bar Services

Brahm Mauer Bar Services

StreetScout.Me

  • Street Style & Fashion
  • Street Style & Fashion
  • Street Style & Fashion

A realistic profile of street style with an eye toward the fashionable.

www.streetscout.me

Contact

Please use the contact form to get in touch with me or directly via email at contactjeremylevy@gmail.com. I look forward to hearing from you!

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