President, SEAGULL INSTITUTE - International Education - Chicago - USA

Currently employed at SEAGULL INSTITUTE – Business Education Travel - Chicago

Previous: Columbia College Chicago, RAM RACING – Sports Event Management Agency - Chicago, CHICAGO EVENT MANAGEMENT – Sports Marketing Agency – Chicago, CHICAGO EVENT MANAGEMENT (Chicago, Illinois), BLEU BLANC ROUGE: Advertising Agency (Montreal, Canada), Freelance in marketing-communications (Montreal, Canada), TOKOM: Communication Agency (Montreal, Canada)


Previous: Université Paris 2 Pantheon Assas



    Jonathan Broutin is the President of the Seagull Institute ( The Seagull Institute organizes trips to Paris and Chicago for French and American Business Students to enable them to: - Develop their skills in their area of Business - Learn International Business practices - Attend Academic classes from some of the most recognized teachers in the world - Discover new cultures by meeting with Industry Professionals - Live a unique experience that will transform their professional and personal life BIO Mr. Broutin graduated in 2002 with a Master's Degree in Marketing and Communications from the University Pantheon Assas Paris. After receiving his degree and eager to discover the world, Mr. Broutin started a trip around the globe. He settled in Montreal (Canada) where he worked for 3 years for two Advertising Agencies. Mr. Broutin then moved to Chicago (USA) in 2006 to work for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon (World Marathon Majors), a world-renown race of 45,000 runners. As part of his role Mr. Broutin was in charge of the International and Community Relations. He also worked as a Volunteer Manager and developed strategies to recruit, train and manage 12,000 volunteers. Other networks: Founder of the International Francophile Professional Network (9,500 members). Find our Community on Viadeo:


• Coordinate trips for International Business Graduate Students • Organize students stay: classes, housing, transportation, field trips, and tourism • Recruit teachers and create curriculum • Teach Management and Leadership Classes

Staffing and Volunteer Management Consultant

At RAM RACING – Sports Event Management Agency - Chicago

From 2010 to December 2011
• Offer consulting services for 9 events (running events + triathlons) • Create Staffing and Volunteer Management Programs • Coach and train a Volunteer Management Team

Leadership Teacher

At Columbia College Chicago

From January 2012 to 2012
• Leadership and Communication • Transformational Leadership • Leadership and Power/Influence • Leadership in Organizations • Ethical Leadership and Followership • Leadership Development

Volunteer Manager

At CHICAGO EVENT MANAGEMENT – Sports Marketing Agency – Chicago

From 2008 to 2010
• Responsible for managing the Volunteer Program for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon/Shamrock Shuffle 8K • Recruit, manage, train and communicate to over 15,000 volunteers throughout the year • Foster relationships with over 150 Group Leaders • Manage online database, online registration,...
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Community and International Relations Manager


From 2006 to 2008
• Develop community, city, international outreach and activation programs for the Chicago Marathon • Coordinate with PR team to gain media exposure • Manage relationships with city agencies, local businesses and community groups (60 groups) • Manage international relations efforts with Tour...
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Account Manager

At BLEU BLANC ROUGE: Advertising Agency (Montreal, Canada)

From 2005 to 2006
In charge of: Tristan America, the Provincial Government of Quebec, the Lottery of Quebec (event and sponsorship). Responsible for the general coordination of advertising campaigns on TV, newspapers, posters, web.


At Freelance in marketing-communications (Montreal, Canada)

INTERQUALIA: management consulting company, B2B Mission: developing the business of this Canadian company in France. Creation of a marketing plan. Development of a professional network of human resources Directors. MONTREAL MARATHON Mission: developing the business of this Canadian company in...
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Marketing Projects Coordinator

At TOKOM: Communication Agency (Montreal, Canada)

From 2004 to 2005
In charge of Desjardins Credit Unions promotional projects. Web and print projects coordination. Direct assistant to the agency Director for launching the company. Provided help with everyday administration of the company. Responsible for finding providers and building long term partnerships with...
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  • Advertising
  • Communication
  • Event planning
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Networking

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  • Aïkido
  • Canada
  • China
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hongkong
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • New Zealand
  • Poland
  • Running
  • Senegal
  • Tahiti.
  • Thaïland
  • Travels : US
  • UK
  • Yoga.
  • bicycling