Hi I'm Kyle Quandel - this is my official BrandYourself Profile.
Kyle Quandel's Bio:
Leverages a great passion for social causes, an extensive professional network, and a dynamic public persona to represent companies and organizations to target audiences and draw attention to their causes/business goals. Offers proven success as a business leader, effectively managing teams, budgets, recruiting efforts, and strategic objectives for national organizations such as the The Humane Society of the US and local efforts like Brooklyn AIDS Task Force. - Kyle Quandel
Kyle Quandel's Experience:
Self Employed (Business)August 2009 - Present | NYC, USA
Campaign Coordinator at The Humane Society of the United StatesJune 2008 - January 2010 | Washington DC
• Oversaw event management and fundraising, media relations, public speaking, and education efforts focused on humane alternatives to fur in the fashion industry. • Coordinated media coverage of planned events by managing press releases, photo ops, and live coverage. Managed design competition including selection of judges, criteria, venues, designers, models, and guests. Administered events budgets, sponsorships and designer outreach with Calvin Klein and Henry Bendel.
Public Relations Director at Brooklyn AIDS Task ForceAugust 2005 - June 2008 | Brooklyn, NY
• Drove full scale community outreach and business engagement efforts aimed at raising public awareness and visibility of AIDS while erasing stigmas and misinformation related to the disease. Served as first point-of-contact with press and public to determine effective communications tactics. Developed and executed a full-spectrum, agency-wide public relations and outreach plan to ensure cohesive messaging, mission planning, and services; created and deployed program evaluation tools.
Account Executive at McCann Worldgroup2000 - 2005 | NYC, NY
• Oversaw Motorola international ad campaigns in coordination with global offices; collected and analyzed various media coverage for the client and served as liaison for all interagency matters and client requests. Handled media planning, production, market research, and timelines for an agency that billed $90M per year; drafted and presented client reports including strategy briefs and competitive analysis. Managed production estimates, budgets, and global ad campaign costs; developed, monitored, and maintained timelines for agency goals that aligned with client demands.
Prevention Director at The AIDS Project1996 - 2001 | State College, PA
• Developed higher education training programs and public awareness events to promote AIDS awareness. Managed an in-house, oral HIV testing program to train counselors in processes, client interactions, and regulatory standards; ensured program fully complied with state and federal requirements. Personally counseled individuals and large groups on safe sex, harm reduction methods, and testing methods. Maintained confidentiality of clients files and provided targeted case management services. Served as organization spokesperson and organized large scale fundraising events.
Exec Asst at PETA1994 - 1996
Kyle Quandel's Education:
City University of New York2011 – 2014Concentration: Communications
Pennsylvania State University - Main1996 – 2000Art History, Communications
Chapel Hill - Chauncy Hall1990 – 1994College Prepatory
Kyle Quandel's Interests & Activities:
MARCUS WAYMAN MEMORIAL CAMPAIGN, Director: Mobilized campaigns on bullying, LGBT rights, and suicide awareness; drove fundraising, media relations, public information, and international grassroots campaigns. Interests: Travel, humane living eco-advocate, left-handed Leo & INFP, Buddhism. Kyle Quandel.