Archive | April, 2013

Jen Canfield

8 Apr

Bay Area native, Techie, Political Junkie, Social Media Enthusiast, Cinephile.

Lover of startups. Passionate about building companies, establishing brands, Digital Marketing, Policy, and leaving my impact on the world by working with awesome organizations and companies that are shaping the future.


Education: St. Mary’s College of California

Bachelor of Liberal Arts, Communication, 2011


UpOut – Marketing Manager

San Francisco, October 2012 – March 2013

Seed-stage startup focused on local event discovery; I led all of UpOut’s marketing efforts until a company downsizing in March 2013.

My team and I at the UpOut end of the world party.


Revl – Senior Content Specialist

San Francisco, February 2012 – October 2012

Revl sought to revolutionize the resume and the job-hunting experience for both recruiters and job seekers. Unfortunately the company folded in late 2012.

Part of the Revl team revl-ing.

ImageRocketSpace – Startup Accelerator Intern

San Francisco, October 2011 – February 2012

Where I fell in love with startups and growing early stage companies.

The RocketSpace crew at Achievers 50 Most Engaged Companies Awards Dinner.

ImageOther Stuff I’ve Done:

Barack Obama for America – Digital Fellow

San Francisco, September 2012 – November 2012

I worked on a team of 8 in the state of CA strategizing and managing the campaign’s digital organizing efforts. I contributed to OFA CA’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and blogging strategy. I also trained volunteers on social media best practices and best ways to get out the campaign’s messaging on social media.

Phone banking to swing states days before victory.


Red Bull – Student Brand Manager

Emeryville, August 2008 – April 2009

I was Red Bull’s campus rep on my college campus. I planned strategic ways to make Red Bull a part of everyday student life at SMC. Through sponsored events, guerilla marketing, product placement, and collaboration with the Red Bull Bay Area Team I made Red Bull a known force on SMC’s campus.

Red Bull anyone?


Looking for something new. Interested in startups, technology, social media, and community management with an awesome and inspiring team. If I can find something that combines all 5 of those, I’ll be one happy camper!

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