EXPERIENCE

FREELANCE WRITER – Entertainment Tonight Canada – November 2016 (Current)

  • Pitch, research & write blogs for etcanada.com
  • Work remotely with the web team. 
  • Daily social media updates. 

WEB INTERN – Entertainment Tonight Canada – January & February 2016 (8 Weeks)

  • Wrote blogs for etcanada.com daily.
  • Updated, created & researched photo galleries daily.
  • Worked with social media team for Instagram/Facebook & Twitter posts.
  • Researched & pitched own blog or photo gallery ideas.

REPORTER & HOST – QNet News TV – 2014 - 2016

  • Shot, edited & voiced video stories.
  • Occasional host of QNet News’ weekly newscasts.

REPORTER & HOST - 91x Radio Station - 2013 - 2016 

  • Gathered sound, voiced & edited audio stories.
  • Regular host of radio newscasts for 91x.

REPORTER - QNet News - 2014 - 2016

  • Chased & wrote full length stories for QNetNews.ca.
  • Created photo galleries.  
  • Audience engagement. 

SKILLS

  • Developed skills working with professional multimedia recording (voice & video) equipment. .
  • Refined skills in TV & radio newsroom software (QSeries & Burli).
  • Comfortable on-air performance delivering news & sports. 
  • Advanced skills in Adobe PremierePro, Photoshop & InDesign.
  • Excellent skills in all social media platforms. 
  • Skilled photographer with DSLR cameras.
  • Polished skills in HTML & Wordpress.
  • Able to meet deadlines.

EDUCATION

Loyalist College - Journalism: Online, Print & Broadcast

Advanced Diploma – September 2013 - April 2016.

REFERENCES

Chandra Price | Managing Online Editor for etcanada.com

Entertainment Tonight Canada
Phone: 416-443-6061
Email: CPrice@etcanada.com

Marisa Dragani | Editor/TV Professor

QNet News/Loyalist College
Phone: 613-969-1913, Ext. 2440
Email: mdragani@loyalistc.on.ca