Daniel Katz

Project Manager

San Francisco, CA

Project manager with 15+ years of work experience in a variety of fields.

Work Experience

  • Marriott International

    Business Development Researcher|Feb, 2012Current

    Market researcher for the Western Mountain Pacific Sales Organization.

    • Developing a research approach, schedule and detailed plan for each project.
    • Conducting market research for new business using various tools such as HIS, Hoovers, Gagein, and many others.
    • Compiling qualitative and quantitative data into excel spreadsheets using advanced formulas and macros.
  • Silverchroma

    Freelance Project Manager|Apr, 2008Current

    Project manager on various film and photographic projects all over the world.

    • Full management of projects from conception to execution and analysis
    • Commanding and educating technical and research host-country national staff.
    • Utilizing the various Adobe Creative Suite programs for both design and post production work.
  • CIBT

    Project Manager|Oct, 2006Oct, 2010

    Providing project management and Russian language support to a multinational visa agency.

    • Managed and trained a group of administrative support staff on system software and processes.
    • Explored and implemented performance enhancing solutions for increasing efficiency.
    • Interacted and negotiated with consulates on issuance of visa and travel documents.

Education

  • SOAS, University of London

     Master of Arts - International Studies & Diplomacy|Sep, 2009Sep, 2010

    General Diplomatic Studies and Practice International Economics Japanese Management in Japan

  • LCC, University of the Arts London

    Bachelor of Arts - Film and Video|Sep, 2005Jun, 2008

    Focus on photography and cinematography

Skills

    • Adobe Creative Suite
    • Russian & Japanese
    • Windows, Mac OS, iOS, Android, Blackberry
    • Siebel CRM Oracle
    • Project Management
    • Photography
    • Film
    • Research
    • Blogging
    • Creative Writing