• Waleed Hafeez

    Marketer | Writer | Project Manager | Chef

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I write about Toronto’s vibrant food scene as well as other topics close to my heart like politics, technology, health, wellness, entertainment and the culinary arts

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BEING AN URBAN BEEKEEPER

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BEING AN URBAN BEEKEEPER

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QUITE THE PICKLE

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QUITE THE PICKLE

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USE 'EM UP SOUP

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USE 'EM UP SOUP

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A CHEF'S BIO

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A CHEF'S BIO

About

At my core I solve problems creatively and collaboratively and care about shared growth and learning

I’m deeply spiritual and apply my learnings to my work ethic and my treatment of my peers and leaders. I’m always looking for challenging ways to grow as a person and as a professional, and to develop my skills even further. Here are some things I already do comfortably:

Adobe Creative Suite
Process & Project Administration
Team Leadership
Microsoft Excel
Data Acquisition
Crisis & Conflict Resolution
Product Strategy and Planning
Marketing Content Management
Customer Relationship Management
6

*years of professional experience

1350

*project management hours

$15.9 m

*value of my portfolio as a Customer Experience Manager with a leading medical market research provider

The tabs below contain a summary of my recent work experience and examples of my capabilities. More information is available by request

Summary

IRELAND & HALL COMMUNICATIONS INC., TORONTO, ON

Communications Manager | November 2015 – May 2016

Worked alongside Founders to execute short & long-term PR and marketing campaigns to accomplish client and brand-specific goals

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DECISION RESOURCES GROUP (DRG), TORONTO, ON

Customer Experience Manager | April 2014 – June 2015

Cross-functionally serviced a portfolio of top-tier pharma and healthcare clients, providing strategic account management and overseeing the client-user’s experience and ROI

                     

Project Analyst | February 2013 – March 2014

Conducted strategic analysis of the global markets for medical devices – specific focus on diagnostic imaging media

                     
Design & Development
Media Relations
Project Management
Analytics & Reporting

Research Findings Presentation

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Account Health and Opportunities Assessment

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The following is a selection of writing I have done for print and online outlets

What’s been said about me and my work

“The client support and insight he provided on a consistent basis were exemplary – Waleed was consistently willing to taking on all manner of client requests with enthusiasm and thorough analytics.”

Robin Osmond
Robin OsmondDirectorRobin’s LinkedIn

“Even beyond Waleed’s professional strengths to ensure an overall great customer experience is that he is very personable and easy to work with.”

Bijal Patel
Bijal PatelClient, GenentechBijal’s LinkedIn

“In everything that he does, Waleed brings passion, enthusiasm, and an admirable dose of creativity. He can see things in ways that others cannot, and as a result brings newness and freshness to every project he is a part of.”

Maeve Strathy
Maeve StrathyFundraising StrategistWhat Gives Philanthropy

“Due to the many different hats worn, Waleed possesses extremely creative problem-solving skills as well as unparalleled interpersonal and communication skills.”

Maria Chung
Maria ChungBusiness Development Manager | Founder, StrengthAesthetics StrengthAesthetics