Kate BolinKate Bolin

Curriculum Vitae

Summary

Skills:

  • Writing and editing for websites, intranets, email campaigns, newsletters, magazines and advertisements
  • Online and social marketing, including producing newsletters, using social media and viral campaigns
  • Coordinating and sourcing content, images and information from external and internal sources
  • Managing and implementing development across existing and new websites and intranets
  • Interviewing, direction and production of video
  • Writing and presenting training materials
  • Founding and maintaining online communities
  • Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, HTML, CSS

Education

August 1995 - May 1999

Bachelor of Arts: Religious Studies
Tulane University

September 1991 - May 1995

High School Diploma
California Academy of Mathematics and Science

Professional Experience

July 2019 - Present

Marketing Director
Eco Web Hosting
Nottingham, England

Planning and managing all marketing aspects for a small web hosting company.

November 2018 - June 2019

Marketing Manager
GoDaddy
Nottingham, England

Planning and managing all marketing aspects for Heart Internet and tsoHost, two of the web hosting companies owned by GoDaddy.

May 2016 - November 2018

Marketing Executive
Heart Internet
Nottingham, England

Planning and managing events, projects, and advertisements for a large web hosting group.

September 2014 - May 2016

Copywriter
Heart Internet
Nottingham, England

Writing and editing website, email, and print materials for a large web hosting group.

November 2010 - September 2014

Web Administrator
Holcros Ltd.
Nottingham, England

Managing, maintaining and updating two online retail websites, including sourcing and producing content, promoting through social media and newsletters, writing articles and product information and designing print and web advertisements.

January 2007 - May 2010

Web Officer
New College Nottingham
Nottingham, England

Managing, maintaining and updating the website, Staff Intranet and Student Learning Portal, including planning, strategy, meeting with teams across the college, copywriting and design.

January 2006 - January 2007

Web Services Co-ordinator
PRIMIS+
Nottingham, England

Managing, maintaining and updating the public-facing website, including working with NHS Connecting for Health, restructuring the website for accessibility, search engine optimisation and standards, and producing press releases and website copy.

November 2004 - January 2006

Internet Marketer/Web Developer/Content Editor
Senior Internet
Nottingham, England

Building and designing websites, writing copy for websites, emails and news articles, writing instruction manuals and training materials, and providing search engine analysis and optimisation for sites.

May 2001 - September 2003

Studio Web Developer
Games Workshop
Nottingham, England

Planning and producing online content for the global Games Workshop website, including internationalisation, graphic design, sourcing content and working with external companies, including New Line Cinema.

August 1999 - August 2000

Internet Publicist
The Tenagra Corporation
New Orleans, Louisana

Produced, wrote and distributed online marketing campaigns for fiction and non-fiction books, including excerpts and press releases.

January 1997 - May 1999

Work-Study Employee
Newcomb College Centre for Research on Women
New Orleans, Louisiana

Supervised and maintained a small Macintosh computer lab with a focus on providing Internet knowledge and access to the women's studies students on campus, as well as professors and scholars, as well as updating the website and designing, organising, and creating online exhibits for the centre.

Volunteer Experience

2010 - 2019

Volunteer
Nottingham Hackspace
Nottingham, England

Part of the Communications team, the Membership team, the Events team, the Craft team, and the Fundraiser team. Produced copy for the newsletter and website, gave tours to potential new members, answered emails, organised and volunteered at events, maintained tools and resources for the craft area, and organised and supported fundraisers for future Hackspace development.

May 2016 - May 2018

Trustee
Nottingham Hackspace
Nottingham, England

Board member for the membership-led community workspace, including purchasing new tools and resources, organising volunteers, fundraising, membership drives, and mediation between members.

May 2012 - May 2014

Trustee
Nottingham Hackspace
Nottingham, England

Board member for the membership-led community workspace, including purchasing new tools and resources, organising volunteers, fundraising, membership drives, and mediation between members.