Você está na página 1de 2

Rory Sacks

E: rorysacks@gmail.com | M: 516.680.6660 | W: rorysacks.com


New York, NY

Professional Experience
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai | New York, NY | 2014-Present
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is a leader in the medical and scientific training and education, biomedical research and
patient care

Instructional Designer

Leveraged interactive, online and blended learning (AICC/SCORM/Experience API) standards as well as
adult learning principles to design and deliver engaging learning opportunities.
Ensured that learning materials are intuitive, informative, and consistent with current instructional design
and learning principles.
Created engaging instructional content for inclusion in online learning opportunities through Coursera
and other MOOC platforms.
Responsible for reviewing course content for potential intellectual property issues.
Coordinated library resources in support of online and on-campus in class teaching and learning.
Experience working with web-authoring tools and web-based CMS/LMS (e.g., Articulate, Canvas,
Blackboard, Drupal, etc.)

The New School/Parsons | New York, NY | 2013-2014


The New School enrolls 10,000 degree-seeking students in more than 130 undergraduate and graduate programs focused on
collaborative, project-based, interdisciplinary learning.

Academic Technologist

Managed state of the art Academic Technology facilities.


Collaborated with faculty and staff to provide leadership in innovative uses of information technology for
education and research.
Educated faculty and students about the effective use of technologies through workshops, teaching
circles, user groups and in class training.
Maintained records and documentation; completed special projects which included maintaining websites
and databases, hiring, training, scheduling and supervising staff, lead staff evaluations and review, update,
implement and perform quality control of procedures and policies.

Shindig | New York, NY | 2013


Shindig is a start-up committed to unleashing the unrealized potential of video chat. Shindig's proprietary technology enables you
to give an online reading, talk, or interview in front of an online group of 50 to 1000.

Business Development and Training Consultant, Education

Provided mentorship and support to selected educators who represent Shindig in their education
communities
Pursued collaborative opportunities to work with teachers and faculty members (conferences, speaking
engagements, webinars, workshops, etc.)
Identified and developed Shindig use cases for specific education verticals
Worked to design and implement a program geared towards educators

Nutmeg Education | New York, NY | 2013


Nutmeg is a start-up that supports K-12 educators with an assessment tool that save teachers time and make them more effective
in the process. Nutmeg provides a fast, effective solution that can increase student achievement, but most importantly, is embraced
by the teachers themselves.

Sales, Marketing and Training Development Consultant

Contract partnerships with educational institutions such as charter schools, public schools and other
companies within the educational technology industry.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops reviewing
professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional societies.
Develop sales initiatives and direction through business-to-business and business-to-consumer plans by
implementing marketing strategies.

Small Appliance | Oceanside, NY | 2009-2012


SmallAppliance.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of Turnpike Appliance Service, a 50-year-old company that specializes in
service support for branded small appliance and personal care manufacturers.

Vice President of Business Development, Sales and Marketing

Represented over 350 individual business clients, which resulted in over a million dollars in annual
revenue.
Established direction for development and administration of the organizations quality improvement
efforts.
Consulted with peers on attitudes and practices of quality throughout the organization.

Education
M.A., Secondary Education - Social Studies | Adelphi University | 2009
B.A., History | Quinnipiac University | 2007