Hi, I’m Michael Onwuka, a recent college grad on the hunt for that next exciting opportunity. I’m an aspiring Marketing Consultant with an international background in sports marketing, retail merchandising, e-commerce marketing and social media management.
I created this space to give interested parties, such as yourself, a quick peek at my educational and professional background and a view of some of the projects I have worked on.
Hope you enjoy your visit and thanks for stopping by!
Mar 2018 - Date
Marketing team member with core responsibly around strategy and marketing scheme development aimed at increasing popularity of the D.C. United Soccer Club within the DC metro area. Other duties include hosting and coordinating Watch Parties for the soccer club during away games and serving as an ambassador for D.C United at various local events such as The White House Easter Egg Roll.
Apr 2017 - Date
Marketing associate for startup E-Commerce business with responsibilities centered on creation of online promotions, social media management and research related to young African designers, artisans, and musicians for potential collaborations and feature publications.
Oct 2012 - Jun 2013
Merchandising associate with client facing responsibilities which included store front and back end inventory management as well as cashier/teller duties.
Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
Summer intern with duties which resulted in the creation of the marketing department’s presentation of the financial quarter’s stock results. Acquired knowledge on client centered communication strategies and provided innovation and creativity for two marketing campaigns.
Short term internship with a focus on skills acquisition. Acquired a high level of customer service and specialist knowledge with regard to real estate sales and marketing based upon housing price valuations and participation in multiple open house viewings with customers.
Short term internship with a focus on skills acquisition. Performed client record validations and assisted in balancing accounts related to foreign based client transactions.
Class of 2017