About Ted

Ted is a creative professional who has resided in Richmond, VA since 1980. He comes from a vast array of experiences both creatively, professionally and socially. He spent much of his childhood in public schools until middle school when he finished out his primary education in Catholic schools.

After high school, Ted pursued his higher education in both J. Sargent Reynolds Community College and Virginia Commonwealth University. He pursued a degree in Mass Communications with a strong grounding in business. He also pursued his passion for the arts with photography and graphic design.

Once Ted completed his higher education, he pursued interests in computer technology, website design and later music and sound engineering and production as well as video production and writing.

Ted is passionate about details and achieving the highest grade results he can within the limitations he works with. He values genuine effort, honesty and continuous learning and improvement.

RESUME

TED MANOLATOS

SKILLS & ABILITIES

Writing, Website Development, Graphics, Marketing, Public Relations, Client Management, Multimedia Development (Sound / Video / Audio Mixing / Distributed Media)

EXPERIENCE
Self Employed
2017-Present Consultant

Designed and created marketing media and eBooks. Created branding and personalized media, websites and produced music. Wrote eBook and blog content. Engaged social media.

RUH GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS – RICHMOND, VA
2015-2017 Consultant

Created marketing and communications media based on team requirements. Developed communications strategies to enhance business.

TEDDY CREATIVE – RICHMOND, VA
2012-2015 Proprietor

Developed website solutions and marketing media for various clients. Engaged the marketplace to build business for the company.

CYCLONIC CONSULTING– RICHMOND, VA
2007-2012 Web Developer / Graphics

Developed website solutions for various clients. Created marketing oriented landing pages with data gathering backend technologies. Created graphics, layouts, code.

EDUCATION
VIRGINIA COMMONWEATLH UNIVERSITY
BS – COMMUNICATIONS 1995 GPA 3.7
J. SARGEANT REYNOLDS C. C.
1989-1991 Liberal Arts Transfer Student
BENIDICTINE HIGH SCHOOL – RICHMOND, VA
COLLEGE PREP – 1988

Testimonials

TESTIMONIALS

“Ted has been great to work with in creating branding possibilities and business ideas themselves with marketing strategies that are clear and concise. I would highly recommend him for brain storming and creation of unified marketing and communications plans.”

-TONY MANN :: BUSINESS INVESTOR

“Ted helped us to rebrand our film review site in 2011 and advised on the look and feel of our new publication, both online and in print as well as drafting copy to help attract potential business partners.

We found Ted personable and professional, and very flexible and fair in providing affordable services. We would not hesitate to approach him in future for knowledgeable marketing advice.”

-ROSY HUNT :: EDITOR TAKE ONE

“I have worked with Ted for years and he has always provided top notch service and extensive experience in everything he does. He is honest and up front and affordable.”

–DEBRA RUH :: RUH GLOBAL

“We needed an affordable website solution as we are a non-profit with limited funds. Ted jumped on board quickly and delivered a professional solution and created a training DVD as well as providing hands on training.

-VAULT :: NON-PROFIT FOR THOSE WITH DISABILITIES

“I worked with Ted on my business website and he was invaluable in creating a great site quickly. He personally walked me through the process of managing it and found solutions that worked well for my needs.”

-KIMBERLY VANDERLAND :: SPACE MATTERS