Nandhana Nixon

Nandhana Nixon

Portland, OR, USA


Last updated September 27, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

Happiness is the best type of success!

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

Nandhana Nixon is a business analyst, a blogger, and above all, a dreamer. Nandhana studies business at the Marshall School of Business and is also a member of the specialized John. H. Mitchell Business of Cinematic Arts Program--a unique joint program between Marshall and the esteemed School of Cinematic Arts. She has developed strong skills in: - Market Research - Data Analysis - Social Media Marketing - Supply Chain Operations Nandhana has also worked in a plethora of industries including fashion, education, and technology.

Interesting Factoid

My twin and I were born in June, which is the month of Gemini--which means twins! (That's also why she named the blog she runs with her twin, GEMINII!)


Languages

Malayalam
English
French

Countries Visited

Map View

Japan
South Korea
Singapore
Italy
India
United Arab Emirates
Canada

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Civa Technologies

Sales Analyst & Accounting Intern

May 2020 - Present
- Constructed a B2B Business proposal for a partnership with a major cloud-based supply chain management company - Design and write engaging content for brand websites, marketing materials, and other promotional materials - Gain expertise in supply chain through completion of order fulfillment process for various customers - Manage accounting operations; track/record expenses, perform 100+ customer invoice operations and analyze financial data in detailed monthly report

Product Marketing Intern

May 2016 - Apr 2020
- Developed marketing content for established brands (Rachel Allen, Kitsch, Board Share) - Proposed unique website brand marketing initiatives to C-level executives and headed implementation - Drove competitive analysis process on product, pricing and distribution in set framework - Researched and evaluated competitor marketing and digital content to prepare an effective digital marketing strategy

Professional Organizations

Co-Founder

Jan 2015 - Present
- Mentor and actively support 500+ girls in local community to pursue their interest in STEM - Led 100+ keynotes, speeches, and sessions to parents, students, and teachers and achieved $5,000+ funding from Nike, Intel, and more to expand organization and provide STEM scholarships

Pro-Bono Consultant

Sep 2020 - Present
- Providing pro-bono consulting for non-profits in diverse industries - Conducting in-depth competitor Market Research for 100+ organizations - Developing a business strategy for national expansion - Developing thorough a Industry Analysis for the education non-profit sector
+1 more organization

Professional Expertise

Social Media Strategy
Advertising
Promotion
Entertainment
Digital Marketing
Marketing Strategy

Professional Interests

Consulting
Social Media Strategy
Education
International Business
Digital Marketing
Advertising
Marketing

What I Stand For  


Volunteer Experience

Portland, OR

Jan 2015 - Present
- Mentor and actively support 500+ girls in local community to pursue their interest in STEM - Led 100+ keynotes, speeches, and sessions to parents, students, and teachers and achieved $5,000+ funding from Nike, Intel, and more to expand organization and provide STEM scholarships
Portland, Oregon

May 2020 - Present
- One-on-one college access mentoring - Serving first generation students/students in underserved communities - Help students find and gain admittance to the college of their dreams
+1 more experience

Favorites  

Hobbies

Blogging
Watching movies (and then re-watching them!)
Traveling
Filmmaking
cafe-hunting
Bullet Journaling
Dancing
Photography

Food & Drinks

Tiramisu
Madeleines
Margherita Pizza
Pizza
Fruit Cake

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Chloe x Halle
Dua Lipa

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Soccer

Argentina ??(World Cup)

Lionel Messi

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Parasite
Charlie & The Chocolate Factory
Bolt
Tangled
Coco
Harry Potter
Marvel Movies

Suits!

Saoirse Ronan
Danai Gurira
R.I.P Chadwick Boseman
Robert Downey Jr.
Tom Holland
Letitia Wright
Emma Watson

Brands

Disney
Universal
Paramount Pictures
Vogue

Bucket List  

Study Abroad in Seoul!

I visited Seoul, South Korea with my family last summer and was amazed at how beautiful and advanced the city was--I really want to return for a study abroad there!

Go to Disneyland during Christmas time

I hope I can do this at least once during my four years!
+2 more items on bucket list

Education  

School

Bach. of Business Admin., Business Admin. (Business of Cinematic Arts Program)

Aug 2020 - Present

Clubs and Communities

Marshall Women's Leadership Board

Sep 2020 - Present
- Building relationships with like-minded passionate businesswomen at USC's premier women's professional development organization - Learning from industry experts at educational workshops in diverse fields including consulting, entertainment, technology and finance.

Marshall Entertainment Association

Sep 2020 - Present
- Exposure into the Entertainment industry for students with a passion for business-entertainment - Learning/networking from business-entertainment industry experts
+4 more clubs and communities

Academic Interests

East Asian Studies
Heian Japan
Cinematic Arts
Entertainment Industry
Accounting

Extracurricular Activities

DECA International Finalist
Corporate Social Responsibility Market Analysis for Insomnia Coffee