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Guy LeCharles Gonzalez

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Entrepreneurial media and marketing professional with B2B and consumer experience in audience development, content strategy, event programming, and email, search and social marketing. Skilled at building strong relationships with communities, colleagues, and clients, and a proven leader respected for fostering productive team environments and getting results within organizations in the midst of transformation and disruption.

SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Marketing Strategy
  • B2B Marketing
  • B2C Marketing
  • Audience Development
  • Content Strategy
  • Event Programming
  • Editorial Product Development
  • Sponsored/Branded Content
  • Email Marketing
  • WordPress
  • Google Analytics
  • Public Speaking

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Free Verse Media & Marketing—Chief Strategist (Jul 2019 – Present)
  • Panorama Project—Project Lead (July 2019 – Present)
  • Writer’s Digest (F+W Media)—Publisher & Marketing Director (August 2017 – July 2019)
  • Northstar Travel Group—Group Marketing Director (June 2016 – July 2017)
  • The Reading Room—VP, Audience Development / Consultant (Oct. 2015 – Mar. 2016)
  • Library Journals, LLC (Media Source, Inc.)—Director, Content Strategy & Audience Development (Mar. 2011 – Sept. 2015)
  • Digital Book World (F+W Media)—Director, Programming & Business Development (Oct. 2009 – Mar. 2011)
  • Horticulture (F+W Media)—Publisher & Editorial Director (Oct. 2008 – Oct. 2009)
  • Writer’s Digest / Family Tree / Horticulture (F+W Media)—Advertising Sales Director (Mar. – Oct. 2008)
  • Writer’s Digest (F+W Media)—Advertising Sales Representative (Apr. 2007 – Mar. 2008)
  • SourceMedia—Advertising Sales Representative (Sept. 2006 – Mar. 2007)
  • SourceMedia—Marketing Manager (Feb. 2003 – Mar. 2007)
  • Primedia Business—Audience Marketing Manager (Jan. 2001-Jan. 2002)
  • Freelance—Direct Marketing Consultant / Copywriter (Jan 2000-Dec 2000)
  • The Academy of American Poets—Membership Coordinator (Aug. 1998-Dec. 1999)
  • Poets & Writers, Inc.—Fulfillment Manager / Circulation Assistant (Mar. 1997 – Aug. 1998)

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • Host, speaker at indieLAB
  • Featured speaker, panelist at Future of Media & Publishing Meetups
  • Guest lecturer on digital marketing at NYU, City College, and CUNY Publishing Institute
  • Panelist at Empire State Book Festival
  • Panelist at South by Southwest
  • Co-host, Moderator at Digital Book World
  • Speaker, panelist at Writer’s Digest Annual Conference
  • Featured Performer at Austin International Poetry Festival
  • Featured Performer at Connecticut Poetry Festival
  • Featured Performer at National Poetry Slam
  • Founder, Curator, and Host of a little bit louder reading series
  • Host of The Open Room at the Nuyorican Poets Café

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