Dwon Kelly

Dwon Kelly

Certified Fitness Trainer/Basketball Coach/Actor / Account Executive

Location
Greater Chicago Area
Industry
Broadcast Media

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Dwon Kelly's Overview

Current
  • CEO at D'Raptuer Management Group
Past
  • Personal Training Director at LA Fitness inc
  • ASSITANT VARSITY BASKETBALL COACH at FORMAN HIGH SCHOOL
  • Account Executive at Crawford Broadcasting
  • Player/Recruiter at University of Missouri-St. Louis
Education
  • University of Missouri - St. Louis
  • Lansing Community College
Connections

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Dwon Kelly's Summary

To obtain a challenging and rewarding position that will enable me to utilize my six years sales experience as an account executive as well as my administrative skills.
Computer Skills:
Microsoft Excel, Word, Access; Lotus 1,2,3, Power Point, Altel MSP/CPI, Netscape, Tapscan, Maximizer, CMS Centervue, Proxy 01, Projeca
Certification: CPR/AED ISSA certificaion 2014, Fitness Trainer Certification 2014, American Sport Education Program (ASEP) 2005, Professional Coaching certificate 2003,*Coaching Principles 2003, *Sports First Aid Physical Fitness Specialist,

Dwon Kelly's Experience

CEO

D'Raptuer Management Group

January 2014Present (9 months) Greater Chicago Area

Work with a group of young and extremely talented artist that's on the rise!!! 2GREEDY, RALPHY, TEE SWAIN, VINCE BLACK, PAPER BOY SKETCH, LEEKELEEK, J. BREEZ GUAPO...

Personal Training Director

LA Fitness inc

Privately Held; 10,001+ employees; Health, Wellness and Fitness industry

September 2011September 2013 (2 years 1 month) Greater Chicago Area

Devoted to assisting clients in achieving and fulfilling their individual fitness goals Responsible for providing introductory training assessments to members Selling training packages for our certified personal training staff Maintaining a solid staff of Personal Trainers and Personal Training Sales Counselor Hiring and terminating of personal training staff Treat all clients in a professional and compassionate manner Responsible for taking clients through their workouts and provide clients with suggested cardiovascular routines as requested Advise clients of what to do during their “off day”and or when they are exercising on their own Positive fitness role model for all our clients and club member Always on time and prepared for all scheduled personal training sessions Maintain a clean and professional appearance at work

ASSITANT VARSITY BASKETBALL COACH

FORMAN HIGH SCHOOL

September 2008March 2011 (2 years 7 months) CHICAGO, IL

Support the coach with drills and exercises that include parts of the offense and defense to be carried over in game situations Provides training, coaching and mentoring of team members in order to improve performance and effectiveness Observes dribbling and shooting techniques used by players which may require refinement or amendment Taught players how to identify when to step in and take charges and how to notice trends or common issues in your opponent and communicate on defense with teammates for run and jump situations Taught pre practice shooting to ensure each player shot 200-500 shots a day before practice started Taught how to jump to the ball on defense to close out positioning Able to produce optimal Performance gains threw intensive flexibility drills and exercises

Account Executive

Crawford Broadcasting

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Broadcast Media industry

August 2004May 2006 (1 year 10 months) Greater Chicago Area

• Primary responsibilities included: Selling Commercial Air Time to potential clients
• Worked with advertising agencies
• Provides on-the-job training, coaching and mentoring of team members in order to improve performance and effectiveness
• Set up leads with potential prospects
• Produced sales scripts
• Set up co-op opportunities with major companies
• Created own media kits for business to business sales

Player/Recruiter

University of Missouri-St. Louis

19961999 (3 years) Greater St. Louis Area

Support the coach with drills and exercises that include parts of the offense and defense to be carried over in game situations Provides training, coaching and mentoring of team members in order to improve performance and effectiveness Observes dribbling and shooting techniques used by players which may require refinement or amendment Sold the program to incoming recruits while showing the University Scouted and recruited

Dwon Kelly's Publications

  • Leekeleek" Back Out South"

    • datpiff.com
    • June 1, 2013
    Authors: Dwon Kelly

    2Greedy Presents @LeekELeek "Back Out South" The Mixtape Hosted By @DJShonSODMG @StackOrStarvDJs @SOS_DVD Powered By @MixtapeSupply @DopeAllianceUK @Elevator_ www.stackorstarvedvd.com 100% Stack Or Starve Approved!

  • Paper Boi Sketch "Greedy Child"

    • http://www.datpiff.com/Paper-Boi-Sketch-Greedy-Child-mixtape.495109.html
    • June 2, 2013
    Authors: Dwon Kelly, LeekeLeek

    DJ Louie Styles & 2 Greedy Present: Greedy Child by Chicago artist- Paper Boi Sketch. The highly anticipated mixtape includes features and production from LeekeLeek & more! Follow on twitter @PAPERBOI_SKETCH & @DJLouieStyles

Dwon Kelly's Projects

  • 2Greedy

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Dwon Kelly's Skills & Expertise

  1. Broadcast
  2. Social Media
  3. Social Media Marketing
  4. Public Relations
  5. Entertainment
  6. Final Cut Pro
  7. Social Networking
  8. Voice Over
  9. Account Management
  10. Marketing
  11. Radio Advertising
  12. Film Production
  13. Marketing Strategy
  14. Screenwriting
  15. Film
  16. Sales
  17. Commercials
  18. Voice Acting
  19. Event Management
  20. Customer Service
  21. Management
  22. Acting
  23. Coaching
  24. Event Planning
  25. Casting
  26. Theatre
  27. Product Management
  28. Employee Relations
  29. Radio Promotions
  30. Television
  31. Radio Broadcasting
  32. Radio
  33. Digital Media
  34. Media Planning
  35. Video Production
  36. Advertising
  37. New Media
  38. Publicity
  39. Video

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Dwon Kelly's Education

University of Missouri - St. Louis

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Mass Communication/Media Studies

19962000

Grade: A

Played basketball on scholarship... Studied broadcasting and mass communication

Activities and Societies: BASKETBALL, STUDENT COUNCIL

Lansing Community College

associates, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

19941996

Played basketball for 2 years

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