Veteran Journalist and Professional Writer.
Are you looking for someone having the ability to adapt quickly to change and pride him on being an eager, energetic and team-oriented self-starter? That is me.....
A media veteran with 8 years in the news industry, first as a journalist and second as a recognizable editorial leader.Passionate in helping to shape the future of the news industry. I have built my career in journalism at influential news agencies such as Bloomberg and CNBC.
Having worked in online media, TV, radio, newswires and magazines, I wield a deep knowledge of the ins and outs of traditional and digital newsrooms and am a change agent for their integration. Having a solid understanding of newsroom operations and a proven leadership ability to transform news organizations in an evolving digital age helped me to be a recognized thought leader in the online industry, with regular speaking engagements at media conferences on key topics such as newsroom innovation, content marketing and social media.
I have a deep understanding of online content strategy, partnerships, as well as the use of social media and other tools in modern journalism. I am also an aspiring coder, photographer, an editor, writer and communication consultant with 7 years’ experience crafting clear, clean copy. My focus is clarity and accuracy in print and online presentation. I spent nearly three years as a contractor for Nationwide Financial Retirement Plans, writing regularly scheduled e-mail newsletters for the in-house operations, sales and marketing teams and for external business partners. I also helped coordinate and write crisis communications to business partners and individual customers. I teach copy editing and mentor copy editors in transition, and I present on various topics in editing and freelancing.
Below the fold, I'm a story teller with a fierce journalistic curiosity and a passion for uncovering stories that positively impact my community. I have more than five years’ experience creating and producing content for live news shows. I pride myself on creating in-depth, visually exciting stories that engage viewers. I am a strong leader and can calmly handle breaking news situations. Additionally, I have excellent writing skills including a unique style, mastery of language, accuracy, speed and organization. I have the ability to produce quality work quickly and can enterprise ideas independently.
1. Online Journalism
3. Newsroom Management
4. Newsroom Operations
5. Editorial Change Management
6. Social Media
7. Online Community Management
8. Internet News Operations
10. Speaking Engagements
11. Public Speaking
12. Digital Media
15. online content strategies,
16. Content negotiations.