JACK WESTERHEIDE

Graduating senior with experience in digital content management, marketing and international business strategy. Adaptable and innovative to manage obstacles while remaining true to project goals. Strong global focus with special interests in cross-cultural communication and branding.

“If I don’t already know how, I’ll figure it out”

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Stores Recruiting Intern

June 2018- Current Abercrombie & Fitch | New Albany, Ohio

Assisted the Stores Recruiting team and their cross-functional partners in marketing campaigns, social media management and recruiting projects for over 1100 Abercrombie & Fitch stores globally. Created recruiting campaign materials for new stores domestically and across the UK, EU, ME and Asia.

Editor

Sept. 2016- Current The Lantern Newspaper | Columbus, Ohio

With one of the largest university readerships in the country, I have had the opportunity to create content and manage teams in a variety of different areas for The Lantern, Ohio State’s student newspaper.

Social Media Editor | Created, scheduled and posted original content on all social media channels for The Lantern. Improved engagement and worked to establish the paper’s digital brand.

Photo Editor | Managed a team of assistant photo editors and freelancers to cover events on campus for all sections of the paper. Oversaw the editing of all photos that were to be used in online and print editions of The Lantern. Traveled with the Ohio State football & basketball teams to games in 2017 and 2018 to cover photos and social media while on the road.

Managing Editor for Design | Oversaw the design of every print edition of the paper while managing a team of design and multimedia editors. Worked to redesign The Lantern website and mobile app while also strengthening brand recognition in the campus community.

Real Time Correspondent

2018 NHL Season National Hockey League | Columbus, Ohio

As a real time correspondent for the NHL, I was tasked with creating and exporting digital content for two teams at every game in Nationwide Arena. This content ranged from social media assets to more in depth profiles on fans and people closely tied to an NHL team.

Creative Media Intern

May 2017- Aug. 2017 Ariel Corporation | Mount Vernon, Ohio

Created visual marketing content for the company and their holdings, while also working on rebranding projects. Helped out cross-functionally with the IT and translation departments in their efforts to translate marketing and training materials for foreign consumers.

 

SKILLS

Adobe Creative Suite

Microsoft Office

Digital Photography & Video

Social Media Marketing

Final Cut Pro X

Wordpress

Social Media Analytics

Leadership & Management

Teamwork

Communication

Writing & Editing

LANGUAGES

English | Fluent

中文 | Chinese | Classroom Study, Culture Immersion

Español | Beginner

EDUCATION

The Ohio State University | Columbus, OH

Bachelor of Arts

International Studies - World Economics & Business

Minors: Chinese, Business

Granville High School | Granville, OH

High School Diploma

ACHIEVEMENTS & HOBBIES:

Eagle Scout

Photography & Video

Camping

International Travel

Alpha Lamda Delta & Phi Eta Sigma Honor Societies

Media, Marketing & Communications Scholar

The Graphics Band

Global Student Leaders Summit

Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Award 2018