CV

David Faro

E-mail: dfaddress@gmail.com

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PROFESSIONAL INFO 
Consulting

Strategic Planning

Leadership

Administration

Team Building

Marketing

Skills

Media Creation

Policy Analysis 

Public Speaking

Networking

Creative Thinking 

Training and Education

RECENT
PROFESSIONAL
ACHIEVEMENTS

BUSINESS LEADERSHIP
INCREASED INDUSTRY TRAINING FOOTPRINT and PERFORMANCE


Created multiple industry‐wide marketing campaigns for large scale
statewide information initiatives focused on job creation and
continuing education.


PUBLIC SPEAKING
LEGISLATIVE TESTIMONY

 

Testified for Career Connect Washington initiative in front of the
House Labor and Workplace Standards Committee. 

 

Click here to see testimony

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MARKETING
ASSOCIATION MARKETING STRATEGY AND SYSTEMS


Utilizing up to date technology, implemented paid and organic social
media marketing strategies while successfully delivering advertising
and writing expertise across a comprehensive array of marketing
streams.


Effectively publicized and improved the visibility of cost saving
programs, training systems, and industry information to statewide
members. These strategies increased market penetration and
program utilization by industry operations ‐ in some cases up to
400%.

CONSULTING
EMPLOYMENT SECURITY DEPARTMENT

While involved in a collaborative effort with the Washington State
Employment Security Department communications team, consulted
on the design and implementation of an industry focused microsite
connected to an advanced job listing service for employers and
employees.

 

Click here to see site.

WORK EXPERIENCE

www.davidfaro.com

Consultant

(present)

 

Washington Hospitality Association Education Foundation

Olympia WA

Director -   (2018- 2020)

 

  • Manage the day‐to‐day operations of a leading state hospitality

  • training and education foundation.

 

The Washington Hospitality Association 

Olympia WA

Senior Communications and Marketing Manager (2013- 2018)

  • Senior writer for magazine, web, and marketing materials copy across

  • a wide array of products and formats.

  • Leadership of multiple public relations initiatives.

  • Broad strategic communications planning and implementation

  • experience.

Anthony’s Hearthfire Grill

Olympia WA

F&B Management (2008 to 2013)

 

 

  • Responsible for front of house management in the Olympia unit of Mad Anthony’s Corporation. Accountable for leadership, team building, P&L accounting, inventory, and personnel and facilities management. Training and Education and Evaluation Processing.

 

The World of Residensea 

Miami FL

Enrichment Manager (2002 to 2007)

 

 

  • Senior Manager on board a five-star luxury-floating vessel.

  • Primary responsibilities included the oversight of the onboard staff and facilities that defined the global entertainment, educational and expeditionary departments onboard MV The World.

EDUCATION
  • Master of Public Administration – Economics, Policy Analysis & Organizational Design
  • Bachelor of Arts - Media Theory & Production, Small Business Economics