Jade Waddy

Public Relations/Communications Professional

Location icon United States of America

A creative communications and marketing professional, with more than 10 years of experience in the communications/media industry. I possess strong written and verbal communication skills and I am proficient in AP Style. I am able to effectively multi-task in fast paced environments while meeting goals and deadlines and consider myself to be a dedicated team player who contributes to the organization’s and team’s goals. Demonstrated strengths include writing, generating significant media coverage for organizations/clients, developing social media strategies and messages; and implementing marketing programs and initiatives to enhance client/company’s visibility among stakeholders. Areas of specialty include media relations, integrated marketing communications programs, social media, event coordination and marketing. Here you will find a few of my writing and multimedia work samples.

Portfolio

Media Releases

UTHealth Newsroom
06/08/2012
UTHealth celebrates opening of new School of Dentistry building

The new $155 million building is located on the South Campus of the Texas Medical Center – exactly one mile south of the pink granite building that served as home to the UTHealth School of Dentistry for nearly 60 years.

UTHealth Newsroom
01/21/2009
UT School of Public Health launches farmer’s market to combat obesity, diabetes

To fight an epidemic of obesity and it’s life-threatening, complications diseases in the Brownsville area, faculty and students at The University of Texas School of Public Health Brownsville Regional Campus have come up with a strong weapon: a farmer’s market loaded with fresh fruits and vegetables.

Company Newsroom
2015 Holiday/Black Friday Press Release

National retailer Stage Stores, which operates Stage, Bealls, Goody's, Palais Royal and Peebles specialty department stores, announced that its 850 stores will be open on Thanksgiving from 2 p.m. to 1 a.m. and will reopen at 6 a.m. on Black Friday. Stage Stores will offer customers exciting doorbuster deals, holiday coupons, gift card giveaways and other fun surprises.

Memorialhermann
Memorial Hermann Opens Convenient Care Center in League City

Residents in League City and surrounding communities now have access to Memorial Hermann's newest Convenient Care Center, which includes a 24-hour Emergency Center. Memorial Hermann Convenient Care Center in League City is the health system's sixth and largest Convenient Care Center in the Greater Houston area.

Feature Stories/Blogs

Health Leader Online Magazine
Saving Face

His cancer could be removed-at a terrible cost. Three surgeons, one clinic and two hospitals would restore his life and face-at no cost. When Steven Cantrell, 43, noticed a "small blister" on his lip, he thought it would go away within a few days.

Event Recaps

Stage Stores
Style By Invitation

Recap of exclusive event, Style By Invitation, which offered customers a semi-private in-store shopping experience.

Internal Communications

Earned Media

Multimedia Samples

Vimeo
Video Samples

This page serves as an extension of my online work samples. *All videos posted were filmed and edited by me*

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