Timothy Newsom

Creative Marketing Professional

Phone: 203-903-6304 or Timmy@imdsonline.com

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Timothy Newsom is an accomplished entrepreneurial leader, author,  and innovator. He has more than 15+ years of small business, marketing and design experience.

Entrepreneurial Experience

Integrated Marketing & Design Services - Creative Marketing Professional

January 2002 - Present

  • Graphic Design (Posters, Book-covers,  Album-covers, Postcards, etc.)

  • Web Design

  • Traditional Marketing/ Print (Mailers, Flyers, Sales Ads, etc.)

  • Brand Development & Identity (Logo/ Packaging)

  • Video Production

  • PR

  • Digital Marketing (Social Media, Google, Pay Per Click, etc.)

  • Email Marketing Automation (Campaign Management, List Management, and A/B Testing)

  • Google Analytics, Reporting, and Tracking

  • Social Media Management

  • Web Content Development and Management

  • eCommerce Management (Amazon, eBay, Shopify, etc.)

  • eCommerce Order Processing (manually and EDI)

  • eCommerce/ Shopping Cart Setup (Digital catalog management)

  • Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

  • Search Engine Marketing (SEM)

  • Trade Shows

  • Visual Merchandising (In-Store/ Window Displays)

  • Digital Cataloging & Merchandising

COMPUTER SKILLS

  • Photoshop

  • Fireworks

  • Email Marketing Tools

  • Microsoft Excel

  • Microsoft Word

  • Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Exact Target/ Salesforce

  • Website Management Systems

  • Syspro SAP

  • eCommerce Tools

  • CRM Tools

  • Magix Movie Editor

  • Oracle

  • Basecamp/ Project Management ​

Best of New Haven Nominee

Nominee

* Best in Internet Marketing 

* Best in E-commerce

Corporate & Ecommerce

Product placement with EVERYDAY with Rachael Ray Magazine

* This item became one the top selling items of the year.

* This placement opened up new opportunities in mid to luxury retail channels.

Video Design - Promo

Creative Concepts/ Marketing & Promotions​

Designed a 3:30-minute marketing campaign/ product promo video for Pinnacle Training and Publishing.

 

This video is currently being used to promote the 2018 Increase The Peace "Cool Schools Campaign."

 

 

Co-Author/ Art Direction/ Web/ Graphic Design

Everyday Mediation Manual & Training System

* Co-Authored Train-The-Trainer and Student Manuals

* Front and Back Cover Design

 

* Designed Digital Product Page: It'sEverydayMediation.com

 

* Marketing and Promotions

 

 

 

Co-Authored Training Manuals: Youth Peer Mediation - Teacher and Student Editions

Youth Peer Mediation Training System

 

* Co-Authored Teacher's Manual

* Co-Authored Student Manual

* Cover design

Increase The Peace! "Cool Schools Campaign."

Campaign Design and Ideation 

* Anti-Bullying Campaign Design for New Haven Public Schools and Pinnacle Training

* This campaign was used in several school districts throughout Connecticut 

* Co-Authored the official "Increase The Peace" Training Manuals

Brand Development & Client Relations

Brand Development & Client Relations

* Winner of American Express Small Business Photo-Shoot 

* American Express Small Business Open Award Recipient

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Exodus - Bookstore & Coffee House

CEO/ Manager

2000 - 2002

*BUILDING/RENOVATION PROJECT

  • Project Management (Managed the Building Project) Remodeling/ renovations of the 2034 S.F. SPACE

  • Managed the general contractors (Roofer, Electricians, Plumbers, Painters, etc.)

  • Designed the floor plans for the space (Coffee House, Bookstore, and Entertainment Stage

  • Managed and supervised staff and volunteers

  • Purchasing/ Product selection for both the bookstore and coffee house departments

  • Inventory control  (Tracked inventory using Excel and Quick-books reporting)

  • Marketing & Promotions (Press releases, fliers, radio scripts, etc.)

  • Event planning  (Musical events, comedy, book clubs, and community outreach)

  • Contract negotiation ( Recording artist, comedians, bands, authors, etc.)

HARTFORD COURANT 2001
HARTFORD COURANT 2001
BUSINESS AWARD 2001
EMPOWER NEW HAVEN 2001
We hosted the Empower New Haven Day for the City of New Haven and Fleet Bank. We received a community service award from the City of New Haven and Fleet Banks Small Business Award.
EMPOWER NEW HAVEN 2001
UPSCALE MAGAZINE (National)
The Rise Of Gospel Night Clubs
UPSCALE MAGAZINE (National)
The Rise Of Gospel Night Clubs
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Entrepreneurial Experience

Gospel Cafe - Bookstore & Coffee House

CEO/ Manager

1997 - 2000

  • Managed and supervised staff and volunteers

  • Purchasing/ Product selection for both the bookstore and coffee house departments

  • Inventory control  (Tracked inventory using Excel and Quick-books reporting)

  • Marketing & Promotions (Press releases, fliers, radio scripts, etc.)

  • Booking/ Event planning  (Musical events, comedy, book clubs, and community outreach)

  • Contract negotiation ( Recording artist, comedians, bands, authors, etc.)

BUSINESS AWARD 1999
NEW HAVEN REGISTER 1998
NEW HAVEN REGISTER 1998
INNER CITY 1998
GOSPEL TODAY MAGAZINE (National)
GOSPEL TODAY MAGAZINE  (National)
GOSPEL TODAY MAGAZINE  (National)
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