Matthew "Blake" Reichenbach

Email: m.blake.reichenbach@gmail.com
Phone: 606-669-0231

Sections

Summary

Blake is a writer with a passion for helping others succeed. With a long history as a writing consultant and mentor, he takes a growth-oriented approach to creative endeavors, seeking to not only produce excellence but to also help others grow and develop their skills.

Misc

BlakeWrites/Owner and Managing Editor

January  2018- PRESENT; (REMOTE- KENTUCKY)

Sources, reviews, and publishes articles related to men's lifestyle, fashion, and wellness on a weekly basis. Writes additional content to fill editorial gaps. Creates marketing plans and budgets to promote content. Develops quarterly editorial calendars. 

HubSpot Inc./ Associate Customer Support Specialist

NOVEMBER  2017- PRESENT; (REMOTE- KENTUCKY)

Adds value to customer experience by providing phone and web support for utilizing HubSpot tools. Provides consultative guidance in utilizing HubSpot's sales and marketing software to construct effective, high-conversion funnels. Collaborates with colleagues on solving complex issues. Gains the trust of difficult customers and seeks to add value to customers’ experiences and relationship with HubSpot.

Inky Margins LLC / Owner (Self-Employed)

JANUARY 2017- NOVEMBER 2017; LOUISVILLE, KY (REMOTE WORK)

Provided small business owners, nonprofit leaders, executives, and individuals with content services and general assistance. Developed editorial calendars and sales funnels to meet marketing goals. Wrote, edited, and published SEO web content.

Sullivan University/ Academic Services Coordinator
FEBRUARY 2016 - MARCH 2017; LOUISVILLE, KY
Managed academic files of 200+ distance learning students, including sensitive and FERPA-protected information. Provided academic guidance to assigned advisees. Performed clerical duties as needed. Improved student retention rate (20% higher than office average). Processed appeals for academic reinstatement. Created suggested course schedules to keep students on track to graduate.

Bellarmine University / Writing Center Assistant Director
AUGUST 2013 - FEBRUARY 2016; LOUISVILLE, KY
Worked directly with students to improve writing and editing techniques. Managed consultant availability schedule. Successfully increased number of new students receiving tutoring and retention of pre-existing tutees.

Bellarmine University / BA in English, Sociology

AUGUST 2012 - MAY 2016; LOUISVILLE, KY

Graduated Magna Cum Laude (3.84 cumulative GPA). Studied abroad at the University of Helsinki (Helsinki, Finland).

University of Oxford / Continuing Education

JULY 2015 - AUGUST 2015; OXFORD, ENGLAND

Studied critical reading and Shakespearean adaptations at the University of Oxford as a recipient of the English-Speaking Union’s British University Summer School Program scholarship.

Strategic communication (written and verbal), mentoring, problem solving, critical thinking, prioritizing case work, conflict management, HTML, CSS, WordPress, Squarespace