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Marketing Communications Manager Director in Denver CO Resume Christopher Stimpson

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					                            CHRISTOPHER W. STIMPSON
           Westminster, Colorado 80031 • cstimpson@verizon.net • 301-956-0303


OBJECTIVE

Position in which I can use proven skillset of marketing communications, organization and
management, as demonstrated in successful careers in advertising and advocacy


EXPERIENCE

Communications and Organization

• For fifteen years ran advertising accounts and marketing communications programs in B2B
agency and corporate settings. This involved not only writing and editing but also
account/project management, budgeting, media plans, product launches, working with internal
and external vendors and production supervision.
• Projects included ad campaigns, PR, trade show organization, presentations, website content,
collateral, on-line communication, etc.
• See CHRONOLOGY below for timeline.


Communications, Advocacy and Organization - Solar Nation

• Ran www.solar-nation.org from 2007-2011 as Executive Campaigner, conducting action alerts
at federal and state level to 13,000 subscribers on legislative and regulatory issues impacting
solar energy, renewables in general, and environmental protection.
• Wrote monthly Solar Citizen newsletter (www.solar-nation.org/newsletter/yyyy-mm/) from
Oct 07 to Jul 11 with commentary, opinion and educational content on renewable energy topics.
• Spoke at public and semi-public events (American Institute of Architects, Consumers Council,
Green Festival, The Renewable Energy Initiative) on clean energy advocacy.
• Gave presentations to ASES chapters on renewable energy education at local levels.


Management, Advocacy and Communications - Clean Power Now

• In 2003, co-founded and -directed www.cleanpowernow.org to support country’s first offshore
wind farm (Cape Wind); in 2010, Cape Wind was approved.
• As a director of Clean Power Now, published material to present to the public the rational truth
about modern wind power, e.g: op-eds in regional press, fact sheets, and the 'Winds of Truth'
summary of Environmental Impact Statement.
• Represented organization at local public events, gave interviews and commentary on radio, and
created ad campaign for Cape Wind support.
Organization

• Ran staff liaison function for local chapters and technical divisions of American Solar Energy
Society, optimizing multilateral benefits between HQ, divisions and regional bodies.
• For three years ran international marketing communications department of software co.,
organizing major trade show presence in European markets.
• As independent consultant, organized company participation in major trade show, including all
logistics, creative elements, training, quality control, and negotiations with show management
and vendors.


CHRONOLOGY

2012           Licensed agent, National Agents Alliance (insurance agents’ group)
2007—2011      Executive Campaigner, Solar Nation (nationwide solar power advocacy group)
2004—2007      Radio Sales Executive, WFCC & WKPE
2002—2004      Entrepreneur/franchisee, Subway Sandwiches
2003—2009      Board Director, Clean Power Now (advocacy group for wind power project)
2001           Trade Show Executive Consultant to Magnetek, Inc. (telecoms power supplies)
1999—2000      Snr. Marketing Mgr., Linx Communications (wireless service provider)
1996—1999      Int’l. Marcom Mgr., Dragon Systems (computer speech recognition software)
1991—1996      Marcom Mgr., GTE Gov’t. Systems (communication systems)
1984—1991      Acc’t. Supervisor & VP, Advertising Assistance, Inc. (B2B tech-focused agency)
1982—1984      Marcom Co-ord, Neil Brown Instrument Systems (environmental instruments)


REFERENCES

Shaun McGrath, Executive Director, American Solar Energy Society
303-887-2316               slmcgrath@comcast.net

Brad Collins (former Executive Director, American Solar Energy Society)
303-579-9699                 bradcollins@comcast.net

Barbara Hill, Executive Director, Clean Power Now
508-776-6489


EDUCATION

Lesley College, Programs for Management in Business and Industry
Bachelor of Science in Organizational Behavior

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: Christopher Stimpson ran advertising accounts and marketing communications programs in B2B agency and corporate settings for fifteen years. This involved not only writing and editing but also account/project management, budgeting, media plans, product launches, working with internal and external vendors and production supervision.