Mihai Mariș

STORYTELLER


About me

Hello! My name is Mihai and I am passionate about creating stories and discovering new ones, and this is my minimalist CV.

I have experience in: Content Writing | Game Design | Social Media

and I’m working on getting better at: SEO | Design | Video Editing | Short Fiction

Feel free to contact me regarding jobs or projects in areas like Advertising, Game Design or anything revolving around stories. I’m sure we’ll work great together and create awesome things!

Below you can find my work experience, education, personal projects, and a link to my articles’ portfolio, together with my contact details.


Experience

  • Content Writer Blugento & ZEA | March 2021 – Present

Content writer for Blugento & ZEA

Working for Blugento & Zea, I had the change to develop several skills, being part of projects that involve: strategies, social media, content writing, scrips, video production and editing, copywriting, design.


  • Freelance Content Writer | July 2020 – March 2021

Content writer for DWF – creating articles in areas like construction, agriculture and tools, while also working on different writing projects.


  • Marketing Specialist | Programming Pool | May 2019 – June 2020

Being a Marketing Specialist for a programming company like Programming Pool, opened new opportunities for me, enabling to work in different areas of marketing like:

Social Media | Event Planning | Newsletter Creation & Design | Content Creation


  • Content Specialist | Maximize Ecommerce | December 2018 – April 2019

While working for a company like Maximize, I had the opportunity to learn more about the e-commerce world and how ads work. Thus, I created:

Guidelines for the e-commerce market | Work Procedures for Facebook and Google Ads | Content for the Company Website


  • Team Leader / Game Designer | Idea Studios | April 2017 – November 2018

As a Team Leader at Idea Studios, I took the role of planning and overviewing of the entire process of game creation. I established deals with new partners and kept a close relationship with existing ones from all around the world. I had the opportunity to gain more experience in:

Content Management Systems | Marketing Tools | SEO | Email Marketing

As a Game Designer, I was able to work more on the creative side of the business, creating new games, some of them being the first of their kind in the business, while focusing more on storytelling.

I worked on researching the industry, trends, characters, target audience and competition, and creating a Game Design Document for each game, explaining the story and every single game mechanic.

I followed the entire process of creating the games by keeping a close relationship with the Art, Development, and Testing Departments.


  • Freelance Social Media & Content Writer | 2016 – 2018

Between 2016 and 2018, I worked as the Social Media Guy for several restaurants in Cluj-Napoca and Baia Mare, focusing on generating high quality content on Facebook. In that period of time, I was also working as a Freelance Content Writer for Netlogiq.


  • Internship Online Marketing | big.store.ro |November 2015 – February 2016

This is where it all began for me, taking my first steps in marketing: an internship for Big Store, an online store focusing on tools. There, I had the opportunity to work on:

Website Updates and Maintenance | Social Media Communication | Content Writing | Email Marketing


Education

  • FSPAC | BABEȘ-BOLYIAI UNIVERSITY | 2012 – 2017

I graduated from FSPAC with both a Bachelor’s Degree and a Master’s Degree in Advertising, managing to win the Best Spoof Award at Publifest in the process.


  • Mihai Eminescu National College Baia Mare | 2008 – 2012

Graduated from Mihai Eminescu National College in Baia Mare, focusing on Romanian, English and History, among other human profile topics.


Personal Projects

  • mihaimaris.com | January 2016 – Present

I started my own website: mihaimaris.com, from the desire to write more stories. I wrote short stories ranging from:

Horror | Science Fiction | Interactive Stories | Comic Books

In November 2019, I challenged myself to write 30 short stories in 30 days, a project that became a short story collection in 2020 called #30in30 Din Întuneric, which can be downloaded from my website or Google Play Store.

Starting from 2020, I got published in several web magazines:

Helion SF | Galaxia 42 | Egophobia | LiteroMania | LiterNautica

A link to all my published work can be found here: Mihai Mariș – Published Work.


  • Helion SF Club Member | September 2020 – Present

In September 2020 I became a member of Helion SF Club, helping them, from time to time, with:

Work Flows | Social Media | Articles | Stories

I was published for the first time in print in Helion 3-4/2020 magazine with five stories in October 2020, continuing with a second publishing of three stories in the same magazine,  Helion 5-6/2020.

My work for the online magazine can be found on my author page on Helion SF website here: Mihai Mariș – Author

I also helped create and have two stories published in Helion’s Short Story Collection:  Helionween 2020


Contact & Other Links

If you think we have something in common, you have any questions, want to work together, or talk about Advertising or Stories, feel free to contact me:

email | mihai.maris3@gmail.com

phone | 0742 436 724

Address | Cluj-Napoca / Baia Mare, Romania

Linkedin

Website

Article Portfolio


You can also download a shorter version of this CV from here: CV – Mihai Mariș.