James Basbas

Digital Marketer - Account Strategist - Analytics Expert

James's bio

I earned the Canfield Award, given to the top marketing student, while graduating with honors and a marketing degree from Babson College. I have been leveraging that education for the past fourteen years, managing digital marketing efforts for agency clients for the last six. I have a proven track record of strategic thinking that drives results. I have developed and executed marketing plans for clients including website design and development, content development, inbound marketing, email marketing, social media marketing, pay per click, display, video, and print.

Experience

Explore my professional history and get to know the companies I worked at and the roles and responsibilities I've been assigned.

wedu

Account Director

08 / 2016

Responsible for managing client relationships, providing strategic direction as well as tactical advice on a wide variety of digital marketing projects. Part of ... Read more

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

Diplomat

01 / 2011 Current

Responsibilities include:
· Event involvement
· Managing the Committee
· Contacting new members and assigning an ambassador
· Coaching and mentoring new ambassa
... Read more

Altos

Vice President

01 / 2011 08 / 2016

Helping businesses become more effective and successful through three areas of expertise; web design and development, Internet marketing and consulting services ... Read more

Jim Rubens for US Senate

General Strategic Consultant

08 / 2013 09 / 2014

John Stephen for Governor

Director of Online Communications

04 / 2010 11 / 2010

Hannaford Brothers

Store Manager

08 / 2002 04 / 2010

General Motors

Director

08 / 2001 12 / 2001

BizNews24

Director of Business Development

01 / 2000 08 / 2000

Jay Lucas for Governor

Director of Volunteers

2000 2000

Student Reach Marketing

CEO

08 / 1998 05 / 1999
View more View less

Education

See where I spent time studying and gained early knowledge to prepare for my professional life.

Babson College

Marketing

1998 2002

The Johns Hopkins University

Data Analysis

2013

Leadership Greater Manchester

2011 2012

Manchester West

1995 1998
View more View less

Projects

Take a look at a few of my favorite projects I’ve started or been a part of during the course of my career.

Ovide Lamontagne for Governor

Responsive website

Vermont Lottery Commission Next Generation Responsive Website

Easi-Set Buildings Responsive Website for Lead Generation

View more View less

Skills

A concise list of some of the most valuable professional skills I possess. My tricks of the trade and what I can bring to the table.

Digital Marketing
SEO
Social Media Marketing
Email Marketing
Public Relations
Strategic Planning
Project Management
Marketing Strategy
Marketing Communications
Marketing
Social Networking
Blogging
Social Media
Advertising
E-commerce
Online Marketing
Leadership
Business Strategy
Microsoft Office
Event Management
Public Speaking
Event Planning
Fundraising
Online Advertising
Change Management
Contract Negotiation
Organizational Development
Web Content Management
Strategy
Trade Shows
CRM
Integrated Marketing
Content Development
Product Marketing
PowerPoint
Social Marketing
Media Relations
Creative Direction
Customer Acquisition
Thought Leadership
Web Project Management
Recruiting
Community Outreach
Political Campaigns
Political Consulting
Press Releases
Sales
Facebook
Management
Marketing Management

Testimonials

Hear what some of my clients and colleagues have to say about me after working together on various projects throughout my career.

Anthony Poole

of Commerce

James and I have been part of the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee for quite a few years. James is great at networking and building c ... Read more

Bob Rimol

was James's client

To whom it may concern, I have known James Basbas on a professional level for seven years. James was an account manager responsible for the Rimol Greenhouse Sys ... Read more

Geoffrey Ingalls

reported to James at Altos

I had the pleasure of working with James when I was a front end developer at Altos on several projects. James was someone who I could easily go to when I had co ... Read more

Eric Frank

was James's client

I had the opportunity to work with James as a contractor to Altos. My company provided Video services to Altos, In each of the projects we worked on together, J ... Read more

Jerry Lindsley

was James's client

It is not often we have an opportunity to recommend someone as highly as we do James. Over the past five plus years, James has guided the design and updating of ... Read more

Patrick Egan

was James's client

I had the pleasure of working with James when I was managing a campaign for a political candidate. He was professional, knowledgeable, reliable and helpful. I w ... Read more

Seth Goldstein

was with another company when working with James at Altos

James is an extremely hardworking individual. I've known him for quite a few years. He is dedicated and loyal.

Heather Bowman

was with another company when working with James at Altos

I had the pleasure of partnering with James and the Altos team on the Vermont Lottery web project. Every contact with James was wonderful and he definitely met ... Read more

Griffin LaFleur

was with another company when working with James at Altos

I have had the pleasure of working alongside James for a few years in our role on the Marketing Committee for Manchester Young Professional's network. He has be ... Read more

Heather Beltz

reported to James at Altos

As a project leader James is thorough and concise. That creates a smooth workflow allowing me to reach goals that are set. Feedback and new ideas are always wel ... Read more

Meghan Rimol

reported to James at Altos

James has been an outstanding leader, mentor and role model for me over many years, from my time as an intern at Altos to today as a graduating college senior. ... Read more

Ellen Kolb

was James's client

I needed marketing assistance with a small project, and James welcomed my business with the same enthusiasm and professional skill he would have given a major c ... Read more

James is the ultimate professional, going above and beyond to help all clients. He clearly articulates option available and creates a timeline of completion. It ... Read more

Jacob Avery

was James's client

James is the ultimate professional, going above and beyond to help all clients. He clearly articulates option available and creates a timeline of completion. It ... Read more

Patrick Gamble

reported to James at Altos

I have known James Basbas for the past several years and he has grown to be one of my closest colleagues in the digital marketing industry and for good reason; ... Read more

Lynn Kisselbach

was with another company when working with James at Altos

James and I worked together as Ambassadors at the Manchester Chamber of Commerce for several years. James took a leadership role in the group, and brought a lot ... Read more

Mark Laliberte

reported to James at Altos

I've worked for James as a freelance writer and am a peer with him regarding political activities. James has a strong understanding of both the marketing and po ... Read more

I worked with James and Altos when my company was looking to streamline and improve measurement of our digital advertising and SEO work. James was patient, list ... Read more

Madeline Anderson-Balmer

was James's client

I worked with James and Altos when my company was looking to streamline and improve measurement of our digital advertising and SEO work. James was patient, list ... Read more

Charlie Sherman

was James's client

James is a the best I know when it comes to marketing and technology. We at New Horizons for New Hampshire had the pleasure to work with James in the Developmen ... Read more

Robert Stephen

was James's client

James is hands on marketing consultant who cares about generating results for his clients. I wholeheartedly recommend James Basbas for your marketing needs. Att ... Read more

Courtney Laggner

was James's client

Working with James was an absolute pleasure. He was always prepared for meetings, ahead of the curve when it came to questions that I had, and extremely profess ... Read more

Daniel Conway

was James's client

James is truly a subject-matter expert on internet marketing. With the legal industry becoming increasingly crowded and dependent on google, it's imperative to ... Read more

Lou Gargiulo

was James's client

James has delivered in an excellent manner on each and every project he has been assigned. The work always comes in on time and on budget.

Dale Neal

was James's client

Working with James has always been a pleasure, and never a disappointment. His knowledge of the industry and ability to manage his team has been a major benefit ... Read more

Armand Hebert

was with another company when working with James at Altos

James is very good at listening to your need and then bringing all the information to a working website that will reflect the company's image, goals and culture ... Read more

Kelly Dobens

was James's client

I've had the pleasure of attending workshops that James has presented and come away each time with a renewed vigor to work on my internet appeal. He's very know ... Read more

Matt Mercier

was with another company when working with James at Altos

I've had the priviledge of getting to know James in our work together at the Manchester Chamber of Commerce. Seldom have I met anyone so welcoming, cordial and ... Read more

Walter Schnecker

was a consultant or contractor to James at Altos

I worked with James on several photo shoots for web sites and advertising that required coordinating of resources. I love his attention to detail and his reliab ... Read more

Chuck Sink

worked directly with James at Altos

James Basbas is a top communications and business professional because he is always out there making it happen. It's a pleasure to see James at various events a ... Read more

Leslie Altobelli

was with another company when working with James at Altos

Jim and I worked together creating a product catalog for his client. Jim is a great communicator and manager. During this long term project, Jim never lost focu ... Read more

James has the mark of a true professional, already, at this relatively early stage in his sure to be remarkable career. His high intelligence, impressive techni ... Read more

Liz Christoffersen

managed James at John Stephen for Governor

James has the mark of a true professional, already, at this relatively early stage in his sure to be remarkable career. His high intelligence, impressive techni ... Read more

Beverly Bruce

was with another company when working with James at John Stephen for Governor

I worked closely with James while in his role as Director of Online Communications for the John Stephen Campaign. James was responsible for communications comin ... Read more

Richard Hinch

worked directly with James at John Stephen for Governor

I am pleased to recommend James. During the 2010 elections, I had the pleasure of volunteering with the John Stephen for Governor Campaign, where James served a ... Read more

Ellen Kolb

worked directly with James at John Stephen for Governor

James came to a political campaign that had a very weak online presence and promptly brought it into the 21st century. He created and maintained a dynamic and e ... Read more

Gail Schwarzer

worked directly with James at Hannaford Brothers

I worked with James while he held a Marketing Strategist position at Hannaford. He was very thoughtful and thorough in his development of successful marketing p ... Read more

James Reidy

was with another company when working with James at Hannaford Brothers

James is a fine young man. He is honest, thoughtful and hard-working. He is a dedicated husband and father. I have known him since he was in High School. He did ... Read more

Bernie Ouellette

worked with James at Hannaford Brothers

James is a conscientious and intelligent leader. He seeks first to understand before acting...very powerful when his number one objective is to motivate leaders ... Read more

Albert Daigle

was a consultant or contractor to James at Hannaford Brothers

I have worked with James on a number of projects. He was always very consciences and meticulous in the details. I have also worked with James as a client and in ... Read more

Jay Queenan

worked with James at Hannaford Brothers

When I worked with James he was a store manager and I was a pharmacy operation manager. I found James to be genuine , intelligent, hard working and a committed ... Read more

Lisa Toner

worked with James at Hannaford Brothers

James is a hard working, conscientious person who pays attention to detail and takes pride in his work. It has always been a pleasure working with him.

Jon Picard

worked with James at Hannaford Brothers

James brings a refreshing balance of humor, intelligence, and creativity to bear on every challenge that presents itself. Those attributes coupled with his exte ... Read more

Connie Clifford

worked directly with James at Hannaford Brothers

James is a great guy to work with! Hannaford is lucky to have him!

Joe Parent

worked with James at Hannaford Brothers

James leads with people at the forefront, recognizing that the best outcomes occur through the efforts of others. He is a wonderful developer of talent, and a c ... Read more

Carol A. Eleazer

managed James indirectly at Hannaford Brothers

In James beats the heart of a natural marketer. He views the world through the lens of the consumer and naturally organizes work toward promotions that are clea ... Read more

Trish Cook

worked directly with James at Hannaford Brothers

I worked with James on a project and was impressed with his communication, people, and managerial skills. His attention to detail, organizational skills, and de ... Read more

Dana Bascom

worked directly with James at BizNews24

I worked closely with James. He is thorough and professional and pleasure to work with. Every task was approached with enthusiasm and handled efficiently.

Jay Lucas

managed James at BizNews24

I have worked with James and known him over the past 12 years - first when he was a key member of my campaign team - when I ran for Governor - in 1998, then whe ... Read more

Morgan Yancey

studied with James at Babson College

James was a leader in the class of 2002, stepping up to take charge of our Foundations of Management and Entrepreneurship business which required on going work ... Read more

Jeremy W. Hill

studied with James at Babson College

James has always been a hard-working, focused, detailed, and organized professional, with a great coaching mentality. My first experience with him as a coach wa ... Read more

Kelly Finneran

studied with James at Babson College

I was a student with James at Babson College and had the good fortune of working on many projects with him. James has a strong work ethic, creative ideas and na ... Read more

Matthew Byron

studied with James at Babson College

I've known Basbas for over 15 years. In that time he has consistently proven to be: ambitious, intelligent and professional. He is an excellent leader and repre ... Read more

Mindy MacLeod

studied with James at Babson College

Having worked with James on group projects while at Babson, he is an excellent team member to have in a group. He is a strong contributor who helps keep the gro ... Read more

Seth Waterman

studied with James at Babson College

James was a very involved member of Babson's Undergraduate community. You could tell that he sincerely cared about his school, his classmates, and his education ... Read more

Eric Brown

studied with James at Babson College

While at Babson I met James Freshman year. We were able to get to know each other through academic work and intra-campus activities. James was known as a leader ... Read more

Richard P. Mandel

advised James at Babson College

Besides having him in class, I spent a year working very closely with James advising his Honors thesis on the effect of campaign contributions on various types ... Read more

Dave Ross

studied with James at Babson College

I have known James for over a decade and during that time I have come to appreciate all that James brings to a project, a team, or group. He is one of the most ... Read more

Karbert Ng

studied with James at Babson College

I had the pleasure of working James on many occasions during our college days. We worked together for 3 years on the Student Government Association providing th ... Read more

William Chase

studied with James at Babson College

When working with James I was always impressed by his ability to deal with a variety of personality types. His ability to make a group of dissimilar people form ... Read more

Eric Carlson

studied with James at Babson College

James was a hardworking student who always had his eyes on the next project or challenge.

Emmanuel "Manny" Martinez

studied with James at Babson College

Mr. James Basbas was quite simply, one of the best guys at Babson's Undergraduate Student Body. He spoke with passionate about student issues, and most importan ... Read more

View more View less

Contact

Get in touch with me if you would like to do business together, share an idea or just say hello.

Have a question?

Message Me
track