Hello, I am Aaron Stein, Social Media Marketer and Graphic Designer Extraordinaire!
My name is Aaron Stein and I am a 32 year old, single father, living in central Pennsylvania. I am a Social Media Marketer and Graphic Designer who specializes in helping small businesses improve their social media branding through my company Foresite Branding. In 2008 I graduated with a Bachelors in Business Marketing from the Smeal College of Business at Penn State University.
Aaron Stein's Background
Aaron Stein's Experience
Owner at Foresite Branding
Foresite Branding is a new Social Media Marketing consulting firm. We focus on providing marketing solutions to small businesses on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. We also provide blog writing services for small businesses. Our goal is to create a community around your business that converts casual visitors to your social media sites into paying customers.
Member Services Representative at State College Area Family YMCA
Managed customer accounts.
Performed general reception duties (Receiving/Transferring Phone Calls/Filing/Inter-office Mail Handling).
With a customer base nearing ten thousand members, I have been able to develop strong customer service, and reception skills in a large scale setting through working with the State College Area YMCA. The SCAYMCA is a community organization dedicated to providing a positive environment for local families and individuals to enjoy healthy and active lifestyles.
Art Director at Acid Lab Studios
February 2009 - February 2011
Acid Lab Studios is a company formed to develop an independently produced video game. This game is currently in development.
Temp at The HR Office
June 2007 - December 2010
The HR Office is one of the premier Temp Employment agencies in Central Pennsylvania. They have provided me with numerous positions both temporary and temporary to permanent. Working with their firm has been beneficial to my career and my networking abilities.
Data Entry Assistant at E.B. Jacobs, LLC
June 2007 - January 2009
Managing candidate databases in Excel, SPSS, and ITEMAN and producing mailings of candidate results.
Responsible for the Bus Operator Selection System (BOSS) program. This involves working directly with clients, scanning incoming data, entering and managing data in our online database and delivering results to transportation authorities across the nation that participate in our candidate testing programs.
Scanning test results for candidates.
Designing Memory Scene Images for San Antonio Police and Fire Entry Level Testing.
EB Jacobs, LLC is a nationwide consulting firm specializing in the testing of potential employees or candidates across government agencies, police and fire departments, transportation authorities, and corporate organizations.
Branch Manager, Bellefonte, PA Division at College Works Painting
December 2005 - October 2006
Generated $76,000 in door to door sales with an average job size of $2800 in five months time.
Recruited, interviewed, and hired fifteen employees and managed a staff that averaged eight total employees on two separate crews throughout the summer.
College Works Painting provides leadership internship programs for Undergraduate College students. I was honored to be one of seventy-three students selected to personally run an exterior house painting business out of over ten thousand applicants statewide and the experience of managing my own business has been priceless.
Data Entry Specialist at Construction Data Company
2000 - 2002
Data entry. General receptionist duties including filing and managing a multi-line phone system.
Aaron Stein's Education
Penn State University
2005 – 2008
Bachelor's of Science
Aaron Stein's Interests & Activities
Social Media Marketing, Graphic Design, Video Game Animation, Webcomics, Music, Parenting, Loving