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Mar 2011Present

Associate Editor

Elauwit Media

Responsible for the management of three township newspapers and news websites.Write news and feature articles on deadline for newspapers and websites.Manage three news websites on Wordpress platform and corresponding Twitter feeds.Post three blog posts to three separate news websites per day. Edit press releases to be used on news websites. Research, select, and size images to be used on website and in photo galleries.Responsible for generating and pitching stories and content for newspapers and websites. Take photos to be used in newspapers and on websites. Conduct interviews, research and gather information for articles and blog posts.

Aug 2011Present

Editor In Chief/Celebrity News Blogger

Celebs In Your City

Started blog about celebrity, entertainment and pop culture news.Research, write, edit and publish blog posts about various pop culture news subjects.Promote blog through Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Tumblr.Manage and moderate online community and comments.Practice SEO best practices to grow blog traffic.Research photos to be used for blog posts.

Jun 2010Jun 2011

Contributing Writer and Editorial Assistant

A-Game Magazine

Pitched article ideas to my editor.

Interviewed celebrities for articles.

Researched information for articles.

Transcribeed interviews

Wrote feature and question and answer articles.

Assisted with editing articles. 

Assisted editor with administrative responsibilities.

Assisted with booking interviews. 

Helped manage Facebook and Twitter accounts for magazine.

Jan 2011Mar 2011

Editorial Intern

US Weekly Magazine

Collected and analyzed information about newsworthy events for print edition and website.Transcribed tape-recorded interviews and gather quotes from celebrity television appearances.Covered events in the New York City area including red carpet premieres and press conferences.Contacted publicists and public relations companies for information on upcoming celebrity events. Conducted “man-on-the street” polls on current trends, fashion picks, and various topics.Assisted reporters and other editors as needed in completing their assignments.

May 2010Nov 2010

Features Writer

Gloucester County Times

Wrote multiple feature articles per week for the newspaper in AP style.

Interviewed sources for information to be used in feature articles.

Completed articles on deadline.

Researched information for feature articles. 

Pitched article ideas to editor. 

Jun 2010Aug 2010

Broadcast News Intern

Compass Productions/The Jewish Channel

Contacted public relations companies for information on upcoming celebrity events and publicity tours.

Gathered Information for upcoming show and news segments.

Contributed news stories to news blog on Wordpress.  

Assisted producers and reporters with gathering production materials. 

Jan 2010May 2010

Editorial Intern

Galileo Communications

Create and write story leads and do fact-checking

Assist with research and conduct interviews for press materials and stories. 

Create media leads and write press releases and articles.

Aug 2009Jan 2010

Contributing Writer

Demand Studios

Write instructional articles for website.

Cover variety of topics including weddings, electronics, travel, and fashion. 

Feb 2009Jun 2009

Writing Intern

Art of Living, Primamedia

Researched, wrote, and edited articles for The Basic Art of Italian Cooking newsletter and e-zine. 

Contributed to blog for, about Italian food, travel, and lifestyle.

Sep 2005Feb 2009

Retail Customer Support Representative

Verizon Wireless

Handled all aspects of customer service and sales. 

Responsible for all back end operations of store location including inventory, auditing, opening, closing, operations, and cash management.

Apr 2003Apr 2006

Sales Representative

Zales The Diamond Store

Presented and processed sales for customers; attained monthly and yearly sales objectives. 

Ensured security of one million dollars in merchandise. 

Performed all operational duties of store location.


Sep 2008May 2010


Rowan University
Sep 2005May 2007


Fairleigh Dickinson University


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I have graduated with a Masters Degree in Writing Arts with a Journalism concentration from Rowan University. Currently I am an editorial intern for US Weekly Magazine. In this internship I transcribe interviews, research and compile information to be used in articles and various sections of the magazine and cover and report on various celebrity events in NYC. I also hold a position as a freelance writer/reporter and editorial assistant for a new online magazine that focuses on lifestyle, celebrities, and entertainment. I have been acquiring a range of new skills through all my ventures and I am looking to apply them to a position that encompasses them all. I am looking to pursue a career in broadcast, producing, magazines, online media, public relations, writing, or editing. I would like to work in an environment that focuses on celebrities and entertainment.