Asian Pacific American Film

Position: MANAGING DIRECTOR
Website: Asian Pacific American Film
Letter of Recommendation

The mission of the DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival is to bring attention to the creative output from Asian Pacific American (APA) communities and encourage the artistic development of APA films in the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan region.

Work Performed:
* Planned and executed all programs ensuring a high standard of event production
* Created and executed a development strategy to include a diverse funding sources
* Created and executed an outreach program to include a wide range or partners
* Created, managed, and executed an annual marketing calendar determining content, timing, and audience to also include outreach to the press/media community
* Created and executed a social/digital media marketing strategy, including goals, objectives, and strategies to advance organization’s brand awareness

Accomplishments
* Raised entire budget through government and corporate funding
* Increase government funding from $0 to $7,000 to $17,000
* Increased social media engagement for a consistent net gain
* Created and executed programming at various Asian Embassies
* Raised funds for filmmaker travel stipends

Program Journals
2017 / 2016