Here are some glowing recommendations and accolades from people I’ve worked with attesting to my work ethic, character and creative abilities.
If you’d like to contribute your recommendation of me to this list, please do!
Kreative Haus/Lindy – Business/Personal
“Lindy is a very creative and strong communications expert. I’ve worked with her on several projects and she is always able to express a company’s message or vision through copy, social media and other forms of communication. She is easy to collaborate with and is very much a team player. Lindy brings a lot of ideas to the table and isn’t afraid to question things which helps push the project forward. I strongly recommend her as a communications professional.”
Eddie Ventura, Senior Graphic Designer, Fly Studios
“You’re awesome! Thank you so much!” (Regarding interview and publicity.)
Morten Duesund, VOX, Tainted Souls, Norwegian rock band
“Thanks sooooo much, this is really awesome! I have a feeling I am going to get a lot of good mileage out of this letter. Even without intimately knowing the industry, you helped me to get to my point without sounding robotic or too cheesy. It was a very well-balanced letter.” (Regarding editing a professional inquiry letter.)
Jillian Domin, Marketing Research Professional
“Very impressive and very good haiku!” (Regarding Valentine’s Day homemade card swap poetry.)
Patsy Darnell, Sister
“You’re funny Lindog!”
Angelina Wood, Lifetime Friend
Irvine Chamber of Commerce
“Lindy is a joy to work with! Her creativity and knowledge of social media, website and media management are tremendous assets for any company looking to expand their presence and visibility.”
Kim Sherman, Membership Director, Irvine Chamber of Commerce
“Lindy is wonderful to work with! I was always impressed by her ability to juggle multiple roles and communication with a variety of departments within our organization. She always had a creative and positive outlook and was open and inviting to questions and new ideas that I had. Her balance between being diligent and personable is remarkable.”
Danielle Spellman, Membership Services Coordinator, Irvine Chamber of Commerce
Concordia University Irvine
“Lindy is an integral part of the Marketing Team at Concordia University Irvine. Her skills and expertise have contributed to the growth and exposure of the Arts department at Concordia through online and social media campaigns, mailings, and other forms of communication.
She is very organized: she develops marketing plans well in advance to ensure that our events are properly publicized. She has also developed a network of online contacts that assist our department in promoting our events.
I appreciate that I can rely on Lindy to keep me informed. She communicates with me on a regular basis, and is always available to answer my questions. I look forward to working with her on future projects because I know that she has our best interests in mind.”
John Marchetta, Performing Arts Coordinator, CUI
“Thank you so much for your publicity efforts. I did an online search for our theatre performances and we showed up everywhere.”
Tony Vezner, Theatre Director, Looseleaf Theatre, CUI
“I’m really excited to see what we can do with this too. Thanks for being so on top of this as you always are.” (Regarding the news/PR page we developed.)
Mark Ruttan, Website Optimization Expert, SEMTRAK
“The Information Night was a success. The new brochures are great. I am very proud to use them. Thanks for asking, and thank you for your work on providing a quality brochure for the TCP. It is much appreciated!”
Deb Baumgartner, Admissions Counselor, Graduate Credential Programs, CUI
“Well done, Ann and Lindy. The whole day. Thank you.” (Regarding crisis communications and media relations.)
Rick Hardy, AVP Marketing and Admissions, CUI
“I just wanted to tell you both that you handled everything today with such grace. I know it can be overwhelming, but you both impress me so much. I’m thankful to work with two beautiful ladies.” (Regarding crisis communication and media relations.)
Veronica Steele, Social Media Manager, CUI
Surfrider Foundation – Newport Beach Chapter
(Steering Committee – Communications/PR)
Dudley Tabakin, Vice Chairman, Surfrider Foundation – Newport Beach Chapter
“Lindy is very efficient and flexible, and did great communication for our non-profit organization. She became involved outside work and provided excellent work, along with volunteering a lot of her time. We are extremely happy with her efforts.”
Top qualities: Personable, Expert, High Integrity
Robyn Vettraino, LEED AP, Homes, BD+C
“Great newsletter. Loved the energy and sense of fun!”
Nancy Gardner, Mayor of Newport Beach
(Public Relations Manager)
“I had an opportunity to work with Lindy at Interush, Inc. Lindy was very organized and great at utilizing tools that were available to her. Not only was Lindy an efficient and detailed oriented worker, but she was also a great team member who was always willing to help others who needed assistance.”
Tomomi Yamamoto, Web Content Manager, Interush, Inc.
Sundance Spas / Jacuzzi Hot Tubs
“Lindy played a critical role for Jacuzzi / Sundance managing day to day mass communications with the company’s international dealer and authorized service center network. She played a pivotal role in launching a new email communications platform as well as a refreshed extranet website portal. Her assignments were varied and also included both external PR and event planning projects as well. Lindy effectively worked with cross functional teams to identify key information then intelligently segment and communicate it based on the audience. Her creativity, strong writing and people skills were spot on.”
Anthony Pasquarelli, Communications Manager, Jacuzzi/Sundance Spas
“WOW – what can I say about Lindy other than she is quite possibly one of the most DYNAMIC people I’ve ever worked with! She is vibrant, full of energy, but most importantly…she is always full of ideas. I sincerely miss working with her.”
Matthew Tomko, Supervisor – International Ops, Jacuzzi Brands
Makita USA, Inc.
(Marketing Communications Specialist)
“I have worked alongside Lindy on various advertising and marketing projects at Makita. The quality that stood out most about Lindy is that she was very enthusiastic about her job and took great care in being creative, organized, meticulous, and dependable in her work. Furthermore, her genuine personality and great sense of humor made the office atmosphere an enjoyable experience.”
Jackie Tran, Graphic Designer, Makita USA, Inc.
“It was a pleasure working with Lindy during our time together at Makita. Lindy’s role in Marketing Communications was instrumental in the growth of the Marketing department. Not only was she well organized and thorough in handling multiple projects at one time, she brought creativity and ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking to the table. Lindy left difficult shoes to fill when she eventually moved on to better opportunities.”
Susan Gibson, Marketing Specialist, Makita USA