Vitaliy Vladimirov Resume

Uptown United: Program Manager 05.16 –

• Initiated “Made in Uptown” – an ongoing series of blog-like features of Uptown businesses and nonprofits. Coordinated, performed, and edited each interview, each of which I then shared via 5-10 Facebook posts. So far, 18 interviews have been completed, with others planned.
• Proposed and planned an Instagram contest for upcoming Lunar New Year Parade
• Developed neighborhood-wide “Shop Local” campaign and marketing collateral
• Researched hyper-local market data such as transit use and retail spending for both Uptown and its five neighborhoods to draw prospective developers and businesses
• Performed and presented targeted demographics and market research for an Uptown non-profit
• Developed a survey on Uptown bike usage survey and another on local businesses’ satisfaction
• Wrote quarterly reports to the City of Chicago outlining progress made on local planning initiatives
• Represented agency at events and meetings; Engaged businesses about SSA & TIF-funded programs

LISC Chicago: Business District Leadership Intern 04.16 – 09.16

• Supported and wrote twitter posts for a series of workshops for chamber of commerce practitioners

Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning: Communications/Outreach Intern 05.15 – 05.16

• Supported a seven-person team with proofreading, stakeholder engagement, and event planning
• Juggled multiple assignments from several senior level staff, often with overlapping deadlines
• Proofed 50-150+ page planning documents to meet CMAP’s exacting standards
• Wrote and reviewed content for newsletters, website, and Twitter
• Analyzed Google Analytics data for monthly reports of agency’s website traffic
• Developed graphics for and delivered presentations about ON TO 2050 to community groups
• Analyzed six-months of Constant Contact data to discover who most engaged with agency content
• Scheduled and helped facilitate ON TO 2050 workshops; Represented CMAP at community events
• Helped manage 45 high school students for the “Future Leaders in Planning” summer teen program

Lakeview Chamber of Commerce: SSA Program Intern 01.15 – 05.15

• Maintained a storefront vacancy data base
• Wrote Twitter posts for the “Belmont Theater District,” performed social media training for local theaters

Andersonville Chamber of Commerce: Economic Development Intern 05.14 – 11.14

• Took photos for and wrote blog posts to help promote the Chamber’s many events

Active Transportation Alliance: Development Intern 10.13 – 05.14

• Helped compose and edit grant applications; Helped maintain Raiser’s Edge CRM database

Education:

UIC at Chicago: Master’s in Urban Planning and Public Policy
DePaul University: Certificate in Grant Writing
Columbus College of Art and Design: BFA in Illustration; Art History minor

Skills:

Design/layout, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, data analysis, writing, public speaking