Joshua Nyer

Joshua Nyer


My name is Joshua Nyer, and I'm a graduate of Curry College with a cum laude B.A. degree in Communications. Within the fields of Communications, I studied Public Relations, Journalism, Peer Coaching for students, and Writing for Multimedia. Since graduating I've done Social Media, Journalism, Writing, Online Marketing, and Search Engine Optimization.During college I completed two internships: A Public Relations internship for the Children's Museum in Easton, and a Journalism internship with the Milton Patch. I was heavily involved with the Theater Program at Curry College, and I performed in To See the Stars, The Love Note (Musical) Romeo and Juliet, Peanute Galleria, Batboy and (Musical). I also wrote, directed, stage managed plays, and was Props Manager, Blackbox Coordinator, and Playbill Designer.I'm currently a TJ Maxx Returns Associate, where I provide customer service, coordinate my associates, and cashier as needed. I'm also currently an Online Marketing intern for inSegment, where I write blogs, submit articles, and edit a lot of content that goes on their website while also learning online marketing strategies and SEO techniques.It is my goal to further pursue a career in Communications, either in Public Relations, Online Marketing, Advertising, or Writing/Copywriting/Editing.Specialties:Broadcast MediaCustomer RelationsMicrosoft Office- Word, Excel, PowerPointPublic RelationsPublicityResearchWriting/CopywritingEditingCreative WritingBloggingSocial MediaPublic Speaking/Presentations

Work experience

Work experience

Returns Associate


Manage the front desk, schedule breaks, and transfer phone callsProvide customer service and handle product returnsCashier for customers as needed

Jul 2011 - Present

Freelance Journalist

Acton Beacon

-Research and report on local political news in Acton, MA.

-Use familiar writing style that the general public can identify with

Jul 2011 - Present

Office Assistant

Badger Funeral Home

Office Assistant

Cleanup office space

Organize client files

Provide work as needed

Feb 2012 - Present

Returns Associate


-Manage the front desk, schedule breaks, and transfer phone calls-Provide customer service and handle product returns-Cashier for customers as needed

Sep 2012 - Present

Online Marketing Intern


Write two to four blogs dailyEdit content for articles, blogs, and press releasesResearch for company projectsCreate content and brainstorm ideas for startup website

Jun 2012 - Jul 2012

Social Media Intern

Overdrive Interactive

-Write Social Media content for Twitter and Facebook for Overdrive's clients-Use clients' Twitter accounts to find relevant accounts to follow for outreach-Research, write articles and blogs

Feb 2011 - May 2011

Journalist Intern

Milton Patch

-Researched and reported on various local news in Milton, MA. -Submitted news stories to Patch website

Sep 2009 - Mar 2011

Speaking Center Associate

Curry College

-Tutored and critiqued students on the creation and delivery of class presentations. -Worked with student colleagues within the center

Sep 2010 - Dec 2010

Public Relations Intern

Children's Museum in Easton

-Wrote press releases and submitted calendar postings for the Museum’s daily activities.

-Contributed to the Museum’s blog and other multimedia outreaches. -Updated and managed the Museum’s website while using basic website editing software with graphic design, updating seasonal themes, and calendar events.

Jun 2003 - Aug 2010

Group Counselor/Team Building Specialist

Concord Academy Summer Camp

-Demonstrated positive role modeling, and worked with a team of counselors to create the best environment that is safe and fun. -Worked with children age range 4-14 -Team Building Head Specialist: organized and facilitated team-building activities for all age groups.

Sep 2007 - Jun 2008



-Sold high quality products and maintained the best coffee-shop environment. -Ensured full customer satisfaction in a fast-paced environment.


Sep 2008 - May 2011


Curry College

Graduated with Honors in Communication- cum laude On-campus profession: Speaking Associate at Curry College Speaking Center

Activities and Societies: Lambda Pi Eta, Speaking Center, Curry College Theater

Positions: Playwright, Actor, Director, Prop Manager, Stage Manager, Blackbox Coordinator, Playbill Editor, Website Consultant in Theater Program