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 RESUME

 

CAREER OBJECTIVE

Dynamic, effective communicator with experience in delivering information on air, in person, and in writing.  Professional experience in planning and managing successful marketing campaigns. Demonstrated commitment to excellence and exceptional customer service.

 

Relevant Experience

 

  

YA MOMZ HOUSE, INC. Pittsburgh, PA

A full-service, Emmy Award-Winning Multimedia Company

 

Producer/ Executive Assistant                                                                                                                                  August 2015- Present

  • Established and maintained professional relationships and identified client specific needs.

  • Formulated relevant questions to expand upon a particular topic and interviewed subjects.

  • Coordinated scheduling with clients for meetings, interviews, and production shoots.

  • Developed proposals, casting sheets, and call sheets during pre-production phase of projects. 

 

WDTV 5 News/WVFX Fox 10, Bridgeport, WV

WDTV is the CBS affiliate for the Weston/Clarksburg/Fairmont, West Virginia media market

 

News Anchor/Producer/MMJ                                                                                                                               Sept. 2015 - Sept. 2018

  • Managed the production and preparation of relevant and breaking news content for daily newscasts.  

  • Effectively delivered the news and the content of messages in live, scripted and non-scripted environments.

  • Shot, edited, and packaged video work for viewing on air and online.  

  • Researched, designed, edited, and published compelling stories and information for website and social media platforms.  

 

SAVOY Restaurant & Wine Bar, Pittsburgh, PA

Upscale Pittsburgh restaurant and jazz bar

 

Social Media Manager/Brand Ambassador                                                                                                         June 2012 - Sept. 2015

  • Successfully spearheaded and managed campaigns on social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

  • Monitored the execution of marketing and communications strategies and increased customer awareness of promotional events and specials. 

  • Engaged with users to strengthen customer relations.

  • Represented company at corporate events and served as in-house liaison for customers and special celebrity guests in-house.  

Education

 

Master of Arts Degree, Journalism and Mass Communications                                                                 December 2014 

Master of Business Administration Degree                                                                                                   

Point Park University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

Bachelor of Arts Degree, Public Relations                                                                                                             May 2012 

Penn State University, State College, Pennsylvania

 

 

Awards & Recognition

20 in their 20’s Class of 2018

WHIRL Magazine - April Issue

March 2018

 

Young Black Pittsburgh Ambassador

Young Black Pittsburgh

June 2017

 

 

Best AM Newscast Award, WDTV 5 News Daybreak

West Virginia Broadcaster’s Association

April 2017

 

Woman of Distinction Award

Progressive Women's Association West Virginia Chapter

February 2017

 

 

Organizational & Computer Skills

Highly proficient in the use of Final Cut Pro Software, Adobe Premier Software, ENPS, Clickability, and MGN Online