MARKETING STRATEGIST + PROJECT MANAGER
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ABOUT ME

b. 1986, HK.

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Hello, friend.

I'm Brook Maier.

Adventurer. Nature Lover. Connector. Marketing Artist. Web Data Scientist. Project Manager. Producer of Ideas. Curious Mind. Student for Life. Consultant.

 

WHAT MAKES ME HAPPY?

  • Exploring the outdoors through travel and outdoor recreation

  • People, community, friends and family

  • Web, marketing, science and life talk

  • Good conversation

  • Delicious cup of coffee

  • My dog

  • Photography and video

  • Learning

  • Thinking differently and coming up with new ideas

  • Simple living

  • Helping others and giving back when I can

CAREER SNAPSHOT

  • Went to college in Mankato, MN, and graduated with a Marketing Degree in 2012.

  • Started classes with Google for SEO in 2012 at the age of 22.

  • While self-learning with Google, I worked full-time as a Traveling Project Coordinator and Footwear Supervisor at Dick's Sporting Goods in Woodbury, MN.

  • Hired by the Conservation Corps of MN & IA and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, State Parks and Trails Division, as a Web and Marketing Specialist for the Outreach Section in January, 2013 until January, 2015.

  • Awarded the Minnesota Northern Lights Government Innovation Award in 2014 with the collaboration of MN DNR staff for the new website application, ParkFinder.

  • Marketing Manager at Twin City Tees from January 2015 to June 2016, bringing the shop to see it's best year yet of the 11 years it has been in business.

  • Became an Independent SEO/Digital Marketing Consultant and Project Manager for the State of Minnesota in early 2015. I have been working with various Divisions at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and other clients since 2015.

  • Nominated Chair of the Parks and Trails Legacy Advisory Committee in February 2017, member of committee since February 2014.


KNOWLEDGE + SKILLS I'VE PICKED UP ALONG THE WAY

  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

  • Google Analytics + Other Web Data Tools (Data Analysis)

  • Social Media/Digital Marketing (Content Marketing)

  • Communication Processes

  • User Experience (UX design)

  • Social Psychology

  • Development of Marketing/Outreach Plans

  • Project Management

  • Team Leadership

  • Accessibility Requirements (Section 508)

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Process Analysis

  • Policy Analysis

  • Photography + Video + Editing

  • Creation of Infographics

  • Email Campaigns

  • Event Planning + Marketing

  • Fundraising

  • Volunteer Management

  • Customer Service

  • Public Speaking + Presentations

  • Development of Training Guides/Tools

Find out more specific details on my LinkedIn Profile.