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Staff Writer (Digital Trends) May 2014 – Present
Report, write, and edit breaking news stories, features, and product reviews. Help manage freelance writers and editorial scheduling for Mobile section.
Section Editor (Tech Times) January 2014 –May 2014
Reported, edited and wrote breaking news articles for technology website. Supervised staff of contributing writers. Determined voice, content and editorial strategy for Personal Tech section of Tech Times. Sourced and edited images for articles. Promoted articles via Facebook, Google+, Twitter and LinkedIn. Interviewed CEOs, CTOs and other high profile technology specialists.
Staff Writer (Mobile.Pro) July 2013-January 2014
Reported, edited and wrote articles for technology and news websites. Developed strong knowledge of mobile technology ecosystem. Specialized in hardware, operating systems, device reviews and processors. Covered breaking news, press conferences and current events. Sourced and edited images for articles. Promoted articles via Facebook, Google+, Twitter and LinkedIn. Interviewed CEOs, CTOs and other high profile technology specialists.
Editor, Writer & German Translator (Mobile Geeks) May 2012-July 2013
Reported, edited and wrote original articles for technology blog. Translated German articles and editorials from sister publication based in Germany. Shot and edited short hands-on videos for YouTube MiniPCPro channel. Conducted interviews with CEO’s, Technology Specialists and Tech Gurus. Covered technology conferences in the U.S. and Europe.
Writing Tutor (NYU Expository Writing Program) September 2010-May 2011
Assisted student writers with revisions to academic papers. Line edited student papers and conducted writing conferences with individual students.
New York University August 2009- May 2013
Major in Journalism & German Literature: GPA 3.65. Graduated with honors. Studied abroad in Berlin, Germany from September 2011- December 2011. Additional coursework in Creative Writing, Spanish and Linguistics.
Proficient in Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere CS6, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, WordPress and YouTube. Basic HTML & CSS knowledge. Handy with video and point & shoot cameras. Reliable transcriptionist, reporter and editor. Excellent researcher via internet, database, library or on the ground. Artistry in every project. Impressive organization skills and attention to small details.