Summary

Writer, journalist, editor, content manager, interviewer, social producer, blogger, cartoonist, playwright, screenwriter, illustrator, graphic artist, painter, bass player, and all-around good guy. Looking to create good content with other good people.

Work History

Work History
Apr 2011 - Present

Content Coordinator    /    Managing Editor    /    Editor/Writer

Internet Brands

In 2011, as managing editor for various automotive enthusiast forums, I tracked and predicted traffic, then assigned, edited, wrote, posted, and socialized stories.  

Four years later, having moved to Seattle and away from Yahoo, I'm back stoking enthusiasm as a freelance writer/editor, mostly translating Car Guy into English.

Jan 2012 - Nov 2014

Content/Social Producer

Yahoo Movies

Produced a variety of features including breaking news, phoners, junket pieces,  set-visits, lists, memes, giveaways, newsletters, and so much more. (Portfolio below!)

Strategized daily with Movies team, Front Page, and Marketing about taste-making ways to delight billions of monthly users. 

Ran Yahoo Movies Facebook (start: 1.5M Likes, end: 3.3M) and Twitter (start: 156K Followers, end: 350K) while posting to every single Yahoo Entertainment social channel. 

Wrote/Produced "Weekend Picks" weekly video series and social segments for award shows, movie premieres, and other livestreams.

Feb 2010 - Mar 2011

What's On Editor

Argonaut Newspaper

Wrote stories, chose photos, compiled listings, and designed lay-out for 7-page section for weekly paper covering the West Side of Los Angeles.

Education

Education
2007 - 2010

M.F.A.

California State University-Long Beach
1992 - 1996

BA

Syracuse University, Newhouse School of Public Communications

Portfolio