Nicholas

Skeba

Website Design, Marketing, Analytics


Nicholas Skeba
2118 W North, Unit 2S, Chicago, IL, 60647
(616) 264 – 0027 I nicholasskeba@gmail.com

Education

  • WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY Sep 2003 - May 2007
    Kalamazoo, MI
    Major: Bachelor of Business Administration (Marketing) Minor: German, Math
    • International Programs Council Member: assisted international students through cultural programs and support in
    acclimating to the US
    • Tennis Club President/Co-Founder: recruited members and organized events to gather tennis enthusiasts
    • Rheinischen Freidrich Wilhelms UniversitaetMar 2006 - Aug 2006
      Bonn, Germany
      German Studies (Study Abroad)
      • Received Presidential Grant to study the German language abroad
      • EBERHARD KARLS UNIVERSITAET May 2007 - July 2007
        Tuebingen, Germany
        German Studies
        • Studied German including an advanced course which dealt with reading, writing and graph interpretation
        • Passed the German language proficiency test for admittance into a German university

      Experience

      • Skeba Digital Corp August 2007 – present
        Chicago, IL
        Founder/President
        Internet marketing firm specializing in content management, website development and research of new web opportunities.
        • Responsible for management and operations of 10+ digital properties with over $500k in revenue in FY14, including
        sampleaday.com, canadasamples.com and printablecouponcode.com
        • Achieved subscriber base of over 300,000 active subscribers over 7 years through search engine optimization,
        website enhancements, daily newsletters and key word analysis
        • Analyze website analytics to create new growth strategies, including providing local and national location-based
        offers to site users resulting in 3x more site traffic
        • Directly mange off-shore programmers as well as three US-based employees for site content development
        • Utilize programming knowledge for server applications and HTML programming
        • IZEA.com Website Award winner for highest Real Rank (traffic) on IZEA networks in February 2008 and recognized in the Detroit Free Press for the company’s Facebook marketing strategy in 2013
        • The Law Office of Scott M Aaronson May 2013 – present
          Detroit, Michigan
          Marketing Consultant
          • Developed digital marketing strategy to attract new clients through enhanced search keywords, site landing pages
          and Google AdWord campaigns to increase profitability of digital efforts
          • Created additional marketing tools, such as 1-800 numbers and creation of company website
          • SprachCaffee Aug 2008 – Jan 2008
            Frankfurt, Germany
            Intern –Web Development and Marketing
            Global network of international language schools for providing personalized language courses for students, individuals and
            business professionals
            • Translated company websites from Spanish and German into English to provide a seamless experience for site
            visitors
            • Implemented digital marketing cost saving initiatives through Google keyword analysis and optimization
          • Additional

            • Avid traveler who is fluent in German and Spanish; have lived in Germany and Argentina
            • PAWS Chicago volunteer – nurse and foster shelter animals for adoption
            • 826CHI Volunteer – tutor students in science, math, English and writing

            Skills & Attributes.

            • German
              Fluency in the German language with writing and language skills. 2 years abroad living in Germany.
            • Spanish
              Fluency in Spanish speaking and writing. 2 years living in Buenos Aires.
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