- New York, NY
Hi, I'm Gary Wapnitsky. I'm looking for a position as an advertising agency integrated project manager.
Gary Wapnitsky's Bio:
Gary Wapnitsky is an advanced Toastmaster, Corporate Leadership Trainer and Wedding Officiant based in New York City.
His background is in print and digital project management for advertising agencies in New York City.
Gary has successfully learned how to be a great communicator and leader due to his involvement in Toastmasters. Currently, he is the presdent and vice president education of new york city's oldest Toastmasters club, is an area director overseeing six clubs and is currently running for a division director position to oversee 36 clubs with a total of 720 members.
Gary Wapnitsky's Experience:
Project Manager (former) at LLNS Healthcare Communications2012
Senior Digital Project Manager at Sudler Digital / WPPOctober 2011 - November 2011
ï¿¼Client: Janssen Biotech, Incâ¨Project: Rebuild and launch of Zytiga.com ï¿¼Project delivery of varying sizes, from thousands to millions ï¿¼Planning and financial forecasting with SarbanesâOxley compliance in mind ï¿¼Monitoring and controlling of project artifacts ï¿¼Risk and issue management including suggested steps to mitigate ï¿¼Quality assurance and change control
Interactive Project Manager at JUICE Pharma WorldwideMarch 2011 - May 2011
Client: Merck Vaccinesâ¨Projects: Physician-facing iPad applications ï¿¼Lead development of all project documentation (user requirements document, project charter, project plan, functional specs, etc.) in collaboration with account and development teams ï¿¼Develop project estimates ï¿¼Track client issues and revisions as well as project scope ï¿¼Work with third party vendors as needed ï¿¼Manage daily task assessment and coordination
Project Manager at Euro RSCGJuly 2010 - February 2011
Clients: Sanofi-aventis/Pfizerâ¨Projects: Physician-facing website/iPad applications ï¿¼Develop project estimates ï¿¼Develop project plans ï¿¼Prepare comprehensive project scopes (deliverables, schedules, budgets, etc.) ï¿¼Develop and maintained critical issues documents ï¿¼Conduct project status meetings ï¿¼Prepare billing and forecast income
Production Manager at Momentum WorldwideApril 2010 - June 2010
Director, Social Media at Horn InteractiveFebruary 2009 - January 2010
Expand the online presence of clients in collaboration with a large team to interview celebrities, companies, and prospective clients ï¿¼Architect and direct the execution of all social media initiatives, coordinating with lead strategist, marketing, media, and creative ï¿¼Manage a multitude of functions using a combination of creative, organization, and writing skills
Print and Online Project Manager at RTCRMJanuary 2008 - January 2009
ï¿¼Client: Abbot Laboratories ï¿¼Oversaw daily workflow of multi-component print projects under tight deadlines and within budget ï¿¼Led and enforced quality-control procedures for direct mail, collateral, and print advertisements ï¿¼Collaborated with account managers, art directors, copywriters, and creative directors on all client work
Visual Merchandise Print Production Manager at Godiva ChocolatierSeptember 2007 - January 2008
Managed six seasons of print design for in-store displays for U.S. and Canadian stores. Oversaw graphic retouching on all executions. Managed timeline for both in-house and print vendor to successfully make target delivery dates.
Print Production Manager at Agency SacksJanuary 2007 - September 2007
Client- SHVO Group ï¿¼Oversaw print executions of 4 NYC properties. ï¿¼Client- Steinway Lyngdorf ï¿¼Oversaw outstanding execution of international ad while working with client in London, Dubai and Singapore ï¿¼Client- The Leading Hotels of the World ï¿¼Recreated the exterior of the New York Palace Hotel through extensive retouching for the hotels updated branding
Project Manager at MRM WorldwideJanuary 2006 - November 2006
Client- U.S. Army Managed multiple projects for the "Army Strong" campaign geared towards high school seniors and college freshmen Created and maintained timeline which was shared with the marketing department of the U.S. Army
Project Director/Production Manager at Saatchi & Saatchi HealthcareJanuary 2004 - January 2006
Client: Enbrel ï¿¼Client: Ameriprise Financial
Gary Wapnitsky's Education:
State University of New York College at Brockport1992 – 1994
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