Jeff Park-Kaneshida 
213 290 5575

QUALIFICATIONS: Results-oriented professional with exceptional verbal and written communication skills. Pragmatic manager who cuts clear paths through projects. Extensive research and writing including marketing materials; resourceful in evolving business environments; strong written & verbal communication while retaining a sense of humor.
MEDIASORCE 2001-2009, 2013-present formerly Metaphor Software Group
Marketing Director
Enterprise software developer for content management systems
• Develop marketing and business development communications
o Website and media kit production
• Lead: project formation and strategy
• White paper lead analyst/writer, “Organization, Management & Delivery” that codified standards & practices
• Clients: Warner Bros., CBS, DDB Needham, Wells Fargo, Now Productions

EAT24HOURS.COM 2010-2012
Online ordering for restaurants
• Composed online content for website
• Advised on customer outreach
• Maintained/updated relevant databases

KAPLAN-PMBR 2003-2004
Customer Service Representative
International test preparation company whose PMBR division specialized in Bar preparation. Rose to leading sales position within one quarter.
• Became leading sales person within 6 months
• Processed sales & incoming customer inquiries
• Counseling: time management
• Enrollment processing
• Order fulfillment

Business Development & Marketing Consultant
Creative talent agency for motion picture, television and advertising industries
• Advised principals and formed strategies on marketing and business development.
Researched and wrote argument for crisis funding grant in the post-9/11 aftermath that successfully awarded SBA cash liquidity to the agency

Senior Account Executive
National, award-winning marketing and public relations agency specializing in the technology sector
• Managed accounts in high-tech sector, from telecom to dotcoms
• Strategic counsel in positioning, branding and developing collateral that delivered key messages in print, online and electronic media
• Researched and composed media press materials including releases, backgrounders, fact sheets
• Media relations

2007-2009: Los Angeles City Councilperson Bill Rosendahl, District 11 Environmental Sub-Committee
• Provided research on sustainability issues critical to Councilperson Rosendahl. Served as advisory board to Councilperson Rosendahl on issue points, such as zoning, development and transportation
• Planning committee for Water Conservation Awareness public event from my proposal

2007-2009: Member, Green L.A., coalition of over sixty organizations united in promoting the issues of sustainability.
• Represented Environmental Sub-Committee, Los Angeles City Council District 11
• Generated reports to Environmental Sub-Committee

2003-2008: Featured Panelist and Speaker on Independent Filmmaking
• Organization of Black Screenwriters
• Los Angeles Film School
• Filmmakers Alliance: The Lee Strasberg Institute in Hollywood
• The Global Entertainment Media Summit, New York, and Los Angeles
• The Filmmaker Program at the Video Software Dealers Association Conference, Las Vegas
• Twyman Creative Conference: UCLA, and Raleigh Studios

2004–2007: Elected Board of Directors, West Los Angeles Neighborhood Council, a program of the City of Los Angeles
• Served on the Council’s inaugural board and two subsequent terms
• Served as key liaison between Los Angeles City District 11 stakeholders (resident, commercial, and non-profit interests)
• Received presentations from stakeholders, compiled data, and presented to the City Council

1998–2003 Member & Co-President (2003), Media Image Coalition (MIC), a program of the Los Angeles County Human Relations Commission, is a broad-based coalition of approximately 30 constituent member organizations, among them: The NAACP, Writer’s Guild of America, SAG-AFTRA, the Producer’s Guild, Children Now, and Women in Film
• Media relations: Spokesperson at press conference in regards to boycott of major television broadcast networks
• USC Annenberg School of Communications: Coordinated satellite event as precursor to United Nations Convention on Racism in Durbin, South Africa.
o Prepared panelist talking points
• Researched and composed white paper on the digital divide which was presented at the United Nations Conference on Racism in Durbin, South Africa

• UCLA, History, Minor in Film, Critical Studies, Dean’s List

 • Los Angeles City College Certificated Program in Film Production (direction, screenwriting, cinematography, editing, and sound)