Erik

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English
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126
class
English
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126

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English
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Spanish
C1

About Me

Hi! I've taught/tutored students in English ranging from kindergarteners to adults, and love doing it. While my professional background is mainly in business and technology, I've also been a journalist and have self-published a novel.

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Résumé

Education

2013 - 2014
M.B.A.
Columbia University - New York, New York, USA
Focus on general management, media/technology business
2010 - 2011
M.A., Communication/Journalism
Stanford University - Stanford, California, USA
Focus on multimedia production & technology reporting
2004 - 2008
B.A., English
University of Virginia - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Focus on post-colonial literature

Work Experience

2012
Author
Self-employed - All over the world
I'm working on my second novel now - the first one is available here: https://www.amazon.com/Aimless-silk-ebook/dp/B01B9WDX1A
2015 - 2016
Product Manager
SocialCode - Washington, DC, USA
Launched SocialCode Performance (social media ad campaign management tool suite) mobile products and managed reporting products for Performance web product.
2014 - 2015
Product Manager
Trove - Washington, DC, USA
Developed Trove (news aggregation/curation community platform) for web and iOS. Developed and launched Smartpick feature leading to >5x gain in active users over 6 month period.
2011 - 2012
Community Manager
Google, Inc. - Mountain View, California, USA
Managed community/partnerships between Google's news products & over 50,000 news publishers
2011 - 2012
English Tutor
Google, Inc. - Mountain View, California, USA
Tutored custodial staff in basic-intermediate English
2008 - 2009
Teacher, Grade 2
Sarasas Ektra School - Bangkok, Thailand
Taught English, Social Studies, Math & Science to a class of 36 students
2007 - 2008
Local Radio Reporter
NewsRadio 1070 WINA - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Reported, wrote, edited, produced and broadcast news stories of local interest for the radio.