benjamin Duer

  • Canton

Work History

Work History
Jul 2011 - Present

Editor

The Repository, Canton, O.
Multi-Media Editor, Train and manage reporters on the use of video and uploading content onto the website. Maintain content management for the paper's website when the web editor is off-duty. Run two of the paper's social media accounts.
Jul 2011 - Present

Producer & Director

FridayNightOhio.com, Canton, O

Producer & Director,. Manage, shoot and produce video content on this multi-media high school football website.

Spearhead programming and coordinate with senior management on content decisions and advertising opportunities. Provide analytic reports. Negotiate video equipment purchases for the football website and for the newspaper.

Aug 2011 - Present

Editor

The Repository
Multi-Media Editor, Canton
Aug 2011 - Present

Producer & Director

FridayNightOhio.com, Canton
Producer & Director
Jan 2009 - Dec 2011

Staff Writer

About Magazine, Canton
Contributor 10/98-4/04 Staff Writer Reporter, New Philadelphia
Apr 2004 - Jul 2011

Staff Writer

The Repository, Canton, O.
Staff Writer, Managed my own beat covering crime, politics, education, business and community events. Blogged the events of two high-profile murder cases, receiving national attention.
Apr 2004 - Jul 2011

Staff Writer

The Repository, Canton
Staff Writer
Jan 1996 - Aug 1998

Staff Writer

The Post
Staff Writer Ohio U., Athens

Education

Education

M.B.A

MALONE UNIVERSITY
1993 - 1998

B.A

OHIO UNIVERSITY

“...Showed an uncommon enthusiasm for adopting new approaches, especially in pioneering blogs for connecting with readers during trial coverage, where his writing voice served well.”-Jeff Gauger, former executive editor at The Repository

"Our video operation has had OUTSTANDING success in 2015. Big credit to Duer, but also to all of us on the desk who have helped publish(and promote) our videos. Views are way up this year.”-Scott Brown, Presentation Editor at The Repository