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847 584 3007 Portfolio michaelpirovano gmail com Cover Letter Printer Friendly MICHAEL PIROVANO ChicagolandCreative Creative Director Michaelis pursuing Pirovano is pursuing his obsession for Chicagoland Director Michael Pirovano his obsession for meticulously crafted content meticulously crafted content with relentless and and passionate curiosity A an seasoned with a relentless and passionate curiosity Aa seasoned marketer copywriter with an eye for design his Chicagoland Creative Director Michael Pirovano is a seasoned marketer and copywriter with eye for marketer and copywriter with an eye for design his colorful background includes a colorful His background includes a biomathematics research fellowship writing voice acting and design colorful background includes a biomathematics research fellowship writing product voice acting biomathematics research fellowship writing voice acting product and project project management work in the video game and a briefindustry stint as an Elvis product and work project work inindustry the video a impersonator brief asYou annever Elvis management in management the video game industry and game a brief stint and as an Elvisstint impersonator know when aknow spot on rendition of Hound Dog rendition might come inDog handy impersonator You never know when arendition spot on of Hound Dog might come handy You never when a spot on of Hound might come in in handy CLIENT NAME CONFIDENTIAL GHOSTWRITER GHOSTWRITER 11 19 04 20 CHICAGO 09 19 04 20 CHICAGO Authored Authored aa book book on on the the psychology psychology of of corporate corporate cybersecurity cybersecurity CAST21 CONSULTING CREATIVE DIRECTOR Guided and communication communication campaigns campaigns Devised Devisedbrand brandmessaging messagingand andmarket market Guided brand brand synergy articulation and positioning both for patientpositioning strategies strategies Championed Championedcreative creativeand andinstructional instructionaldesign designinitiates initiatives forinternally internal and patient facing and and clinician facing clinician facing assets assets CANON FODDER CREATIVE DIRECTOR 08 17 04 20 CHICAGO Developed brand brandidentity identity market positioning campaigns Managed an interdisciplinary team of Developed andand market positioning campaigns Managed an interdisciplinary team of designers designers composers project managers composers illustrators illustrators developers developers writers andwriters projectand managers VANAHEIM STUDIOS EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY Master of Business Administration 2016 2018 UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS Bachelor of Science Integrative Biology 2012 2015 Graduated a year early RESEARCH FOCUS Environmental epigenetics the role of black carbon particulate matter PM polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons PAH and diesel exhaust particles DEP on DNA methylation and histone modi cation NARRATIVE DIRECTOR 06 19 11 19 STOCKHOLM Supervised creative production production narrative narrative design design and and user useracquisition acquisitionstrategies strategiesfor fortwo twoMMORPG MMORPGgames games working directly under under Romi Romi Gr hed Gr hed Producer Producerof ofStar StarWars Wars The TheForce ForceUnleashed Unleashedand andDevelopment DevelopmentDirector Director on Mirror s Edge Catalyst DILIGENT CORPORATION CONTENT MARKETING MANAGER 04 19 11 19 NEW YORK Directed brand articulation articulation demand demand generation generation and andcreative creativeasset assetproduction productionfor forthree threeDiligent Diligentsubsidiaries subsidiaries Hired and trained a team of contractors in the maintenance of multiple publishing calenda calendars DILIGENT CORPORATION CONTENT WRITER 09 18 04 19 NEW YORK Facilitated content creation creation marketing marketing and and strategy strategy for for aaDiligent Diligentsubsidiary subsidiary Designed Designedemail emailtemplates templates conference signage sales sales collateral collateral and and social socialmedia mediagraphics graphics Supervised Supervisedcopywriting copywritingand andghostwriting ghostwritingfor for high level client facing communications and publicity materials HONEYWELL SENIOR TECHNICAL WRITER 05 18 09 18 DES PLAINES Authored support documentation documentation for for Honeywell Honeywell UOP s UOP s reactor reactorand andre nery re nerycontrol controlsystems systems Maintained Maintainedthe the knowledge base surrounding petrochemical catalyst regeneration adsorption and drier technology AMERICAN EXPRESS ASSOCIATE TECHNICAL WRITER 02 17 09 18 ITASCA Created instructional material andmaterial support and documentation supporting each release of American Produced multimedia instructional support documentation supporting each release of Express American paymentpayment fraud software Adopted Adopted project management duties ahead ofahead two product Express fraud software project management duties of two product product launches launches CELECTIV 10 17 05 18 UX UI DESIGN LEAD CHICAGO Developed wireframe wireframes prototypes and user stories Aligned developers and business analysts around a uni ed product vision Writing Program In Progress 508 Compliance Game Design 06 15 02 17 BASEZERO PRODUCTIONS A CHICAGO ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF MARKET DEVELOPMENT Structured and marketed marketed aa comprehensive comprehensive suite suite of ofbusiness businessdevelopment developmentsolutions solutions orchestrating orchestratingcontent content email and social media marketing campaigns CHICKEN FRIED COMEDY DIRECTOR OF BRAND MARKETING 08 12 02 17 LOS ANGELES Designed brand strategy initiatives initiatives and and creative creative assets assets including webdesign design social socialmedia media and andmessaging messaging including web services for Los Angeles based Angeles based comedy comedy network network services for aa Los Responsible iGaming 2020 eGaming Review Article REALNETS Client American Express Reading Emily West 2017 Full l ength Pla y Boardroom On Fire 2019 Longform Article Founding Father Issues 2016 Sketch Comedy Show 2016 The Squeakquel 2017 Sketch Comedy Show Accertify is an American Express company Authored over200 medical and technical articles ebooks and white pap e r s DIGITAL MARKETING SPECIALIST 03 16 09 16 PARK RIDGE Executed on content content email email and and social socialmedia mediamarketing marketing SEO SEO PPC PPC and andbrand brandidentity identitydevelopment developmentservices services for a portfolio of roughly 30 clients UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS BIOMATHEMATICS RESEARCH FELLOW 12 13 01 15 CHAMPAIGN Awarded 4 000 from the National Science Foundation to lead an international cohort in modeling Odontomachus brunneus response thresholds as a means of expanding the potential of autonomous building technology Presented research in predictive analytics alongside a National Medal of Science winner TRIGGER STREET PRODUCTIONS STAFF WRITER 04 12 05 13 LOS ANGELES Published several high pro le high pro le articles articles for for the the production production company company ofof aa two time two time Academy Academy Award winning actor 90 SECOND NEWBERY FILM FEST DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC RELATIONS 02 12 02 13 CHICAGO Authored grant proposals proposals managed managed publicity publicity and and scheduled scheduled events events for for the the international internationalnon pro t non pro t organization of popular YA ction author James Kennedy ISM MARKETING DIRECTOR 02 13 10 14 CHAMPAIGN and marketing marketing campaigns campaigns for for local localtheatrical theatricalproductions productions Set Setticket ticketsales salesrecord recordbyby Spearheaded branding and bringing in over 4000 pro t in a single night STATE OF ILLINOIS HEALTHCARE COORDINATION CONSULTANT 05 13 06 15 CHAMPAIGN Administered healthcare and and occupational occupational therapy therapy for for physically physically disabled disabled individuals individuals Increased Increasedshift shift efficiency over 50 847 584 300 michaelpirovano com michaelpirovano gmail com INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR PROGRAM COORDINATOR 10 11 03 14 CHICAGO Taught writing to children children grades grades K 12 K 12 Presented Presented aalecture lectureseries serieson onmarketing marketingatatthe theUniversity UniversityofofIllinois Illinois Managed curriculum development and instructional design