Experience

Achievements:

  • Technical marketing for medical electronics and optical storage startup ventures.
  • Hebrew-to-English technical translating.
  • Cost savings in logistical support maintaining $100K/day drilling operations.
  • Financial analysis appearing on The Motley Fool investment web site.
  • Designed youth smoking prevention communication campaign for the City of Haifa.
  • Published academic research on computer-based multimedia for industry and education.

Experience:

7/01 – Now Financial Journalist/Communication Consultant Zichron Yaakov, Israel
Freelance analyses for The Motley Fool (http://www.fool.com), a leading investment service and online investment community. Technical marketing for hightech start-ups.

  • Consultant to the City of Haifa on reducing smoking among teenagers.
  • Consultant to Direct Representation for Israel.
4/09 – 11/10 Operations Engineer: Zion Oil & Gas, Inc. Caesarea, Israel
Provided logistic and technical support for operations on a land-based petroleum drilling rig. Facilitated purchase and rental of petroleum exploration equipment and supplies. In-house IT consultant.
9/95 – 10/03 Lecturer/Researcher: University of Haifa Haifa, Israel
Teaching: Computer-mediated communication, health communication, organizational communication, persuasion
Research: Political use of the Internet, anti-smoking campaigns, interactive media
9/91 – 5/95 Teacher/Research Specialist: University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI
Teaching: Communication research, persuasion
Research: Political use of the Internet, interactive media