Erika Chenette

Erika Chenette

Work History

Work History


Times Union; Water's Edge magazine

- Prepared and distributed media kits to companies, prospective clients and representatives.

- Constructed Ad agreement contracts between magazine representatives and clients.

- Worked extensively on ad sizing and placement for magazine production.

Jul 2010 - Sep 2010

Freelance Assistant Producer

LIN Television Corporation;WPRI/ Fox Providence

- Used INews to organize the rundown for each show.

- Tracked backtime to keep the show on pace.

- Wrote top stories, updated news ticker and created interesting teases.

- Produced top story Cut-Ins.

Apr 2010 - Sep 2010


LIN Television Corporation; The Rhode Show

- Wrote cohesive packages with entertainment and local viewer value.

- Used Avid NewsCutter to tell stories through editing with deadlines and themes in mind.

- Assisted with field production during live shoots.

- Prepared and conducted guest interviews for later production.

- Used networking skills to contact and confirm guests for upcoming shows.

- Preformed daily guest prep tasks such as microphone checks, timing, and content evaluation.

May 2009 - Aug 2009


Times Union

- Used marketing skills and employed research methods to complete a cohesive marketing assignment importing, organizing and analyzing Arbitron Radio Ratings


Aug 2008 - Jul 2010

BS in Communication

University Of North Florida



Avid NewsCutter


Use as a video editing program.


Final Cut Pro

Video editing software.


Adobe Photoshop

Numbers, Keynote, Pages

Spreadsheet, presentation and document programs.

Lexis Nexis, ProQuest, Gale/Info Trac, Wilson Web

Research databases.

MS Office

CATS and X Store POS systems

These are Point of Sale systems that aide in effectively running a Zales store.

Print work