Statement Event, for women in financial media, is typically an in person event hosted in New York City by Stefanie O’Connell and Emma Pattee. These two women bring together women in the media and personal finance space to create a community exclusively for women, by womxn.
I worked alongside Statement Event in 2019 to design the website, event promotional materials, and day of print materials. In 2020, amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic, I provided thorough research for executing and maintaining an online-only event, pre-event content management, day of social media content management, engagement management, and social support, postmortem support, and a full analytical report covering a five-day outlook for their event sponsors, Capital Group.
In between events I help to establish sponsorship deck outlines, updates, re-designs, and completion of other important business development decks, and as-needed website updates or modifications.
Statement Event Production
- Established brand’s event aesthetic for 2019 and 2020
- Provide social media support during 2020 event
- Established a social media run of show in coordination with client
- Implement day of event social management
- Created data tracking system by utilizing Sprout Social
- Helped to develop Instagram stories aesthetic to support engagement before, during, and after the event.
- Updated website with new event aesthetic for the coming year
- Develop delivery system for 2020 event panels
- Provide research for online event direction
2020 Event Design
2019 Event Design
Social Media Event Management
Day of Statement Event 2020 I arranged an eight hour social media management window in which I was solely responsible for posting, engaging with attendees, tracking analytics, re-sharing content from event speakers, and helping to provide contest entries to client to select prize winner.
Post-event I put together an extensive analysis for the client’s sponsor to review regarding reach, number of impressions, best performing content, how specific data points and facts were received by attendees, and the level of engagement and feedback attendees provided on social emdia.
Statement Event’s brand aesthetic is chic and modern. Transforming over time as trends and fresh developments in feminist temperament evolve.
Contextually, Statement Event focuses on bringing the cold, hard truth out in financial journalism and the quotes, subjects selected for events, and brand design reflect this informational perspective on money and media.
What Clients &
Kelsey Linn Marketing Director at Signafide
Sarah was a fantastic person to work for! She was patient in explaining how systems operated, while being open to suggestions and making you feel as if your opinion was valuable. Her desire to always be ahead of the next social media trend and master it was extremely impressive. All around, she was very helpful while making you want to be better by example.
Steven McMurry | Chief of GSD @ Crazy Clever, LLC.
What can I say about Sarah… She is not only cheery with a great sense of humor, but she is also determined, strong willed and has a unique creative marketing skill set. My experiences working with Sarah were loads of fun, full of knowledge sharing, and much helpful assistance when needed. I would recommend her for positions including SEM, social media, and general digital marketing and consulting. Anyone would be fortunate to have her on their team! Best wishes, and continued prosperity for this young talented professional.
Kate Nelson | Marketing Director, Digital Strategist
Sarah is a smart, creative, driven, social media marketer. She understands strategy, community and how to engage an audience. She also works diligently to connect to her clients in order to solidly understand their point of view. Not afraid to try new things, she’s both courageous and energetic with a great creative eye.
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Alyssa Stevens | Founder at Happy Camper Marketing & Consulting
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Hannah Ribotto | Marketing Operations Manager
Sarah was someone who first trained me when I first started at The Rainmaker Institute. I was so thankful I was learning from her as she was beyond friendly, knowledgeable and professional. It is so clear when you talk to her that she has a passion for social media and a vast knowledge of its ever changing aspects. She is constantly up to date with the latest trends in social media and Sarah is always determined to remain current by continuing to learn and be the best at what she does. Sarah has not managed me directly however, it is clear that her team loves, respects, and trusts her as their manager. She has been an awesome co-worker and a person that I can honestly say I would be comfortable and happy to work with again.
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