General

Full Name

Shahin Firoozmand

Last name

Firoozmand

Current City

San Diego, CA

general

["Shahin","Firoozmand","u738bu9e70","Market Entry Strategy Consultant (EAGC); Editor-in-Chief (JIPS)","San Diego, CA","Other/Not Classified","United States","Masteru2019s candidate at UC San Diego specializing in International Economics with advanced Chinese language skills, significant research experience, data analysis skills and analytical writing. Extensive background conducting research in luxury travel, and market development, foreign investment and currency exchange."]

Edu_Program

["St. Maryu2019s College of Maryland Semester Program at Fudan University","Project Pengyou Leadership Fellows"]

Edu_School

["Dulaney High School"]

Edu_University

["University of California, San Diego – School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS)","St. Mary's College of Maryland","Fudan University"]

Exp

["Shanghai","Beijing","Baltimore, MD","San Diego, CA"]

Exp_Work

["New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU)","Overseas Consultant and Business Development Representative","- Liaise with Chinese educational/government departments and corporate clients to expand new Oriental's Vision Overseas program.n- Served as content researcher, editor and translator for the Visions Overseas website (51Pigai.com)n- Translated additional materials (Chinese to English), including studies and surveys of Chinese undergraduate students, spending habits, etc.","Education","Freelance","Consultant, Translator, Editor","Clients: Mediacom Beijing, Siemens, New Oriental, Tesco Morning Monitorn- Researched and presented on comparative marketing and advertising in Chinan- Composed articles on marketing and product development of international brands in China, such as Johnnie Walker Whisky, Siemens technology and Tesco PLC retail outlets.n- Translated (Chinese to English) market research, business reports, news, and speeches, etc.","VariArts Travel Group","Marketing Specialist and Development Strategist – Internship","- Compiled data on Chinese spending habits abroad and consumer trendsn- Kick started the blog of the company website with outbound travel research, statistics and analysis n- Translated materials and created luxury tour destinations and itineraries for locations across China","Export Access Global Consulting","Market Entry Strategy Consultant","- Research regulatory and economic hurdles for market entry in China.n- Analyze data on intellectual property rights, economies zones, risk analysis and business climate nfor foreign companies operating in China.n- Produce detailed action plans to forecast consumer response and brand strategies.","UC San Diego","Editor-in-Chief (Class of 2015) at Journal of International Policy Solutions (JIPS)","- Lead a team of creative, financial, publication and outreach coordinators for JIPS annual publication.n- Coordinate editing and publication of scholarly academic papers for JIPS.n- Serve as guest editor for Princetonu2019s Journal of Public and International Affairs (JPIA)."]

First Name

Shahin