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Palm Beach County, Truffle Oil, Barefoot Contessa, Top Chef, Microbrews, Ruth Reichl Food Memoirs, Farmers Markets, New York City -> The Hamptons, Panko Bread Crumbs, Culinary Photography, Coffee Gelato, Wine Spectator, No Reservations - Anthony Bourdain, Gourmet Food Trucks, Macaroni & Cheese, Anything Deep-Fried.


A true New Yorker at heart, Francesca Coviello now resides in sunny Delray Beach, Florida in pursuit of a career in lifestyle reporting. As a graduate from The University of Tampa, her educational journey became an outlet of expression where she developed a love for writing and photography. Spending a college semester abroad stimulated Francesca to follow her dreams of traveling, indulging, and sharing with the world. While living in Florence, Italy, she served as a social media correspondent for her home institute and regularly blogged about observances overseas - contributing images, recipes and experiences as a young and excited explorer.

During the final months as a college student, Francesca held an internship with a local entertainment website where she created content, published personal photography and wrote freely for Metromix, Tampa Bay. Working with Metromix provided Francesca a platform into online freelancing, which led to her produce restaurant critiques for 

Her recent employment as Studio & Production Coordinator for Montana Pritchard Photography has provided Francesca with great insight into the world of commercial advertising, design and marketing relations. This unique experience allowed her to regularly travel across the country, view her surroundings with a more polished eye and appreciate the creative forces behind editorial and print.


Aug 2007May 2011

Bachelor of Arts in Communication

The University of Tampa
  • Graduated with 3.4 GPA, Honors: University of Tampa Grant, Dean’s List
  • Completed advanced coursework in Journalism, Mass Media, TV Production, Advertising & Public Relations, Screenwriting.
Aug 2010Dec 2010

Study Abroad

Apicius International School of Hospitality

Relevant Experience

  “A Spartan Abroad”

International studies

  • Wines of the World
  • Food, Culture & Society in Italy
  • Professional Food Writing 
  • Food Photography


Tom House

“© is excited about the culinary knowledge and enthusiasm this youthful world traveler brings to our magazine.”

Jacqui Anderson

"Francesca proved herself to be a valuable intern with Metromix, bringing creativity and story ideas to the site, interviewing celebrities, executing restaurant reviews, covering events, and even finding her voice on TV and radio. She worked closely observing and assisting our team and became a friend to everyone at WTSP and Metromix in the process.

I greatly appreciate the work she dedicated throughout her internship and have confidence that she will be an asset to any future company. It would be my pleasure to recommend her for any future endeavor."



Metromix Food-Related Portfolio

Work experience

Jun 2011Aug 2012

Conductor of Connectivity

Montana Pritchard Photography

Production Coordinator • hire all talent & crew, create call sheets & schedule, maintain budget costs

Studio Manager • handle client relations and day-to-day business operations, invoicing & expense reports

Director of Social Media • ensure accounts are updated, write articles for the blog, send out newsletters

  • Orchestrated major campaigns for American Express, & Jamba Juice featuring Venus Williams
  • PGA of America Photo Assistant - responsible for editing imagery, scheduling shot-list & travel
Oct 2004Jan 2010


Mangiamo Italian Restaurant


Intermediate conversational ability in Italian
Canon EOS Rebel XS Digital SLR, iMovie, Final Cut Pro
  Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint, Adobe Lightroom, Bridge and Photoshop