Contact

Professional Status

Entrepreneur
Available

About Me

I'am Ricardo Mendes, Dad, Tech & New Media Consultant, Webmaster, Social Media Manager, Online Campaigner and wannabe Entrepreneur on several new communication projects.

Ricardo Mendes

  • Creative
  • Entrepreneur
  • Geek
  • Passionated
  • Skilled

Experience

Co-Captain at Armada.digital

Armada.digital
Since May 2016
  • Consultant
  • Webmaster
  • Social Media
  • Workshops
  • Event Coverage
  • IT Maintenance

Social Media Consultant

PolBegov
Since 2014
  • Conception
  • Editor
  • Community Manager
  • Webdesign

Social Media Consultant

EUwatch
Since December 2012
  • Research & mapping of existing EU institutions and structure
  • Research & Analysis of EU policy impact in different EU countries
  • Mapping existing EU media
  • Mapping of existing NGO's in Brussels and in Europe along with other Civil Society organisations, associations for the intent of relaying their analysis & voices using EUwatch
  • amplifying of citizens voices & opinions using EUwatch

Web & Social Media Consultant

TTIPGAMEOVER
July 2016
  • Development
  • Design
  • Social Media integration
  • Infrastructure

Webmaster

MPE-HVE
July 2014 to August 2015
  • Website
  • Social-Media
  • Information Monitoring
  • Conception

Webmaster

IntoxVS.info
Since January 2014
  • Concept
  • Design
  • Content
  • Architecture
  • Integration
  • IndieWeb
  • Aggregation
  • Monitoring

Webmaster

Alliance D19-20
July 2014 to September 2015
  • Webmaster
  • Content manager
  • Information Monitoring
  • Social-Media Officer

Campaign Coordinator / Webmaster

Freelance
Since July 2014
  • Multi-Lingual Website
  • Event map for 11th October
  • Social Aggregator about FTA's
  • Webmaster
  • Community Manager

Webmaster

PAFTA
Since January 2014
  • mapping nodes of organized resistance to TTIP in Europe by country
  • provide a system to have www.pafta.eu to update itself based on a decentralized system of curators in each country
  • mapping of Websites already campaigning against FTA's & use their expertise to feed Pafta.eu corresponding country tab
  • reach-out to activist and civil society members worldwide to get selections of best articles, video and material to showcase in each country tab
  • Concept / Realization / Webmaster

Community Manager / Social Media

BlueSkyR
April 2012 to May 2014
  • Communicating BlueSkyR alternative redistribution of wealth model on social networks & on the web
  • connecting with like minded business or entrepreneurs
  • Webmaster

Mapping Grassroots Struggles in Europe

Indignez-vous.be
May 2011 to December 2012
  • Umbrella Media collective relaying grassroots struggles in Belgium, Europe, World
  • Webmaster
  • Concept

Warehouse manager

Vajra sprl
September 2005 to October 2010
  • Warehouse storage
  • merchandise stocking
  • moving to barcode system
  • Concept Website (B2evolution)
  • Online Shop (VirtueMart)
  • SEO

Vegetarian Chief Cook

le Dolma
February 2003 to August 2005
  • Cook
  • Webmaster

Vegetarian Cook

Os Tibetanos
January 1998 to February 2003
  • Cook
  • Barman

Founder / Music Producer / Manager

BuzzWorkers
2000 to 2011
  • Music Production
  • Webmaster
  • Project Manager

Skills

IT

  • Linux Administration
  • System Administration
  • Security
  • Encryption
  • Veille New Media
  • Mentions
  • Aggregation
  • RSS
  • IndieWeb
  • Brand monitoring
  • New Media strategy
  • Livestreaming of events, conferences
  • Social Media Community Manager
  • Social Media for Online Campaigns
  • Social media for Political targeting & citizen lobbying
  • RebelMouse integrator
  • Tweetdeck,Hootsuite
  • Social Networking
  • Wordpress
  • Joomla
  • Drupal
  • B2Evolution
  • Prestashop
  • VirtueMart
  • Wordpress Workshops
  • SEO
  • AMP-FIB
  • Facilitator
  • Mediator
  • Spokesperson
  • Brainstorming
  • Prototyping
  • French
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Interests

  • Participatory Democracy
  • Technology + Democracy
  • Citizen initiatives
  • Climate Change
  • Workshops
  • Politics
  • IndieWeb
  • Security
  • Civic Tech
  • Degrowth
  • BlockChain
  • DAO
  • Ethereum
  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • France
  • Nederlands
  • United-Kingdom
  • more to come...
  • 1984
  • Stranger in a strange land
  • Brave New World
  • World Music
  • Electronic Music
  • Traditional Music
  • Music
  • Live Concerts
  • Dance