Ashqelynn Ayers

  • Houston US-TX
Ashqelynn Ayers

Skills

Skills

Editing

- Avid Liquid, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Audition and Photoshop

Operating Systems

iNews, ENPS and Microsoft Office

Social Media

- Confident in operating major social media platforms - Encourages interaction with viewers through social media featured in newscasts

Ashqelynn's Reel

Work History

Work History
May 2011 - Present

Morning News Producer

KRIV-TV Fox 26

- Promoted three times to 6AM producer

- Selects and writes compelling stories for newscasts

- Coordinates teams of award-winning reporters, photographers and editors

- Encourages viewer interaction by incorporating social media into newscasts

- Inspired What's Trending Now?, a daily Fox 26 newscast segment featuring the most popular topics of the day

Aug 2009 - May 2011

Marketing Associate

Houston Rockets

- Promoted Houston Rockets in team booths at trade shows, festivals and special events

- Collaborated with marketing executives to organize community-wide basketball tournaments and 5K runs

 
Aug 2009 - Feb 2011

Midday News Producer

KPRC-TV

- Produced 11AM weekday newscasts

- Supervised live interviews with political figures and experts

- Reacted quickly to execute breaking news   

- Generated best ratings for midday news in more than a year (Announced January 17, 2011)

Aug 2007 - Aug 2009

Evening News Producer

KETK-TV

- Lead producer for 6PM and 10PM weekday newscasts

- Managed on-air and production staff

- Decided all show content, scheduling, and running order

- Wrote show content, approved all copy and handled breaking news stories

- Moderated and approved station's website content

- Promoted three times (morning, midday and evening weekday producer)

Education

Education
Aug 2003 - May 2007

Bachelor of Arts, Mass Communication: Electronic Media

Texas State University - San Marcos

References

References

Christopher Mayfield

Crystal Solomon

Angela Berry