Garrett Rubis

Garrett Rubis

Work History

Work History
Oct 2010 - Present


Corbis/Splash News TV

I write and produce entertainment oriented TV segments for Splash News TV, a production team acquired by Corbis. We syndicate to a variety of different media outlets throughout the world, including MSN, AOL,, Huffington Post, as well as foreign TV stations. 

I'm responsible for writing breaking news and feature stories. I also edit, upload and implement various social media platforms to help share and syndicate the exclusive video and pictures we use, sent in from more than 2,000 photographers around the world. 

Click here  for my recent piece on a Justin Bieber outburst picked up by AOL. 

May 2010 - Jul 2010

SEO/Journalism Intern

Consumer Track

I wrote SEO/Social Media focused financial articles, and contributed financial information for, a marketing/ad agency located in Manhattan Beach. 

Mar 2010 - Apr 2010

PR Intern

Traction Communications

I interned and creatively contributed to Traction Communication's PR department. I helped develop social media campaigns, blogs, and other forms of online marketing for clients. I also edited press releases, and interviewed clients for event promotion. 

Jan 2009 - May 2009


Border Beat

I reported and wrote blogs, news and feature articles for the School of Journalism's student-run online publication at the University of Arizona. Here are links to a few of my articles; The Tequila Factory; A Tequila-Lover's Paradise, Campesinos Sin Fronteras, Saga Sushi.The Tequila Factory article is currently the number four most viewed article on the Border Beat site.

As a staff member, I reported and published eight articles, and created multimedia oriented stories using Final Cut and Soundslides. The publication's focus is hot button border-issues ranging from migrant health care to newsworthy Mexican influenced cuisine. 





Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

30 Day Challenge

I completed the Thirty Day Challenge, which is an online seminar about internet marketing. Through this I have gained experience with Google Adwords, Google Analytics, Google Adsense, SEO and generating online traffic. 


Completed Spanish 202 at the University of Arizona. Periodically used while interviewing Spanish speaking sources. 

Adobe Photoshop

Apple Final Cut

HyperText Markup Language HTML


Microsoft Word