Taaron Gorbahn

Digital Creator

Victoria, BC

I'm a punk marketer who is passionate about building and sharing great products.

Work Experience

  • RingPartner

    Product Owner|Jul, 2016Aug, 2017

    The pay per call marketing ad exchange. Connecting people with opportunities and businesses with inbound customer calls.

    • Created lead generation and onboarding campaigns for Advertisers and Publishers.
    • Re-built marketing website using Squarespace and Hubspot CMS.
    • Co-ordinated webinars, video, email and content marketing campaigns.
    • Launched an internal sales training course with bonus incentives.
  • Starbucks

    Shift Supervisor|Dec, 2015Jun, 2016

    The massive retail coffee coffee chain. Inspiring and nurturing the human spirit -- one person, one cup, one neighborhood at a time.

    • Coached partners and built connections with customers.
    • Executed store operations in compliance with standards and policies.
    • Performed cash and inventory management.
    • Anticipated customer, store and partner needs by observing operational cues.
  • FriesenPress

    Author Account Manager|May, 2014Dec, 2014

    The Canadian self-publishing company. Helping authors on their path to self-publishing.

    • Managed the production, design and book launch for over 50 authors.
    • Guided authors through production process and supporting internal departments.
    • Supported Book Promotions Specialists with author website design.
    • Co-ordinated and communicating with stakeholders.
  • Gone Hollywood

    Operations Manager|Nov, 2009May, 2013

    Niche video store with pool tables, golf simulator, party room and confectionary.

    • Cash handling, inventory management and staff scheduling.

Education

  • Google Digital Garage

    Online Marketing Fundamentals qualification.

  • Google Partners

    Analytics, AdWords, Mobiles Sites, Digital Sales.

  • Hubspot Academy

    Inbound Marketing, Inbound Sales, Marketing Software, Email Marketing, Growth-Driven Design.

  • Camosun College

    Digital Communications/Business Administration|2013

    Completed first year courses in both programs.

  • Smithers Secondary School

    Dogwood Diploma|20082012

    Early graduation from extra-curricular credits (theater, choir, marketing, business).

Projects

Skills

    • UX
    • Branding
    • Analytics
    • Advertising
    • Automation
    • Content