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Wade Striebel

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About Me

Wade Striebel began his entrepreneurial adventures following his successful application to the Ontario Summer Company Program. Wade is confident, and well spoken, is happy communicating both behind a keyboard, as well at networking events.

Wade is currently working on Socializd. Socializd is the tool for managing your brands' social media, whether you are an agency with 10 brands and 50 social media profiles, or a small business with one brand and 5 social media profiles.

Experience

Socializd

Founder

Socializd is the tool for managing your brands' social media, whether you are an agency with 10 brands and 50 social media profiles, or a small business with one brand and 5 social media profiles.

Insta-Websites

Founder & Social Media Guru

Insta-Websites provides pain-free data-driven web solutions for small and medium-sized businesses in the GTA Region.

  • Developed responsive, user and SEO-friendly websites ensuring clients reached their project goals in terms of bounce rate, time spent on site, returning users, and Search Engine Ranking
  • Evaluated clients’ websites and social media accounts, confirming content changes made assisted in reaching outlined project goals
  • Researched and understood thoroughly new policies, quotes, renewals, policy changes, and audits concerning specific business operations, allowing for excellent business growth
  • Processed, renewed and kept accurate accounts for assigned personnel, to ensure all employees were adequately compensated for time worked

Dufferin Board of Trade (Chamber of Commerce)

Junior Website & Social Media Administrator

  • Managed social media accounts leading to an increase of over 240% in reach and a 40% increase in average engagement
  • Evaluated website usage and implemented changes certifying website was easy to use and understand for visitors
  • Reconciled PayPal transactions monthly, ensuring not-for-profit compliance.

Dufferin Board of Trade (Chamber of Commerce)

Junior Website Administrator & Think Local Champion

  • Managed social media accounts leading to an increase of over 240% in reach and a 40% increase in average engagement
  • Evaluated website usage and implemented changes certifying website was easy to use and understand for visitors
  • Reconciled PayPal transactions monthly, ensuring not-for-profit compliance.
  • Cultivated relationships with board of trade members ensuring their voices were heard regarding the Ontario minimum wage increase

Insta-Computers

Founder

  • Recieved Ontatio Summer Company Program funding
  • Taught seniors computer skills, achieved 60 recurring clients within 4 months of opening
  • Oversaw government contract assisting in student's transtion into new careers
  • Processed, renewed and kept accurate accounts for assigned personnel, to ensure all subcontracts were adequately compensated for time worked
  • Researched and understood thoroughly new policies, quotes, renewals, policy changes, and audits concerning specific business operations, allowing for excellent business growth

Suncor Stainless

Accounting Clerk

  • Managed Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable confirming outstanding invoices were collected
  • Compiled Quarterly Reports ensuring management could make informed decisions regarding business operations
  • Assisted bookkeepers and accountants with Year End tax preparation to ensure timely reconciliation and filing with the CRA
  • Oversaw writing off of bad debts from accounts declared uncollectible to maintain accurate Accounts Receivable balances

Hockley Valley Ski Resort

Ski Instructor

  • Organized and ran an instructional eight week ski program for children three to thirteen years of age that built fundamental ski skills
  • Communicated with parents to ensure program issues were clarified and conflicts resolved
  • Critiqued ski program based on evaluation of individual students that guaranteed continuous progress
  • Adapted teaching and interpersonal skills in relation to the abilities and personalities of colleagues which allowed for great team work to be accomplished
  • Advised team of supervisors on course progress that ensured effective changes to ski program being taught to students

Education

McMaster University

Sept 2014 - April 2018

Honours Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) Field Of StudyBusiness/Commerce, Accounting

Graduated with Honours Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Accounting and Minor in Economics.

Projects

ClassicPress Committee

ClassicPress is a hard fork of WordPress that serves the CMS-based business website market. We empower the people who create and support these websites, including plugin and theme developers.

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Skills

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