Felicia Wong

  • Waco US-TX
Felicia Wong

University Involvement

Voted Most Likely to Succeed by Hankamer Business School Faculty, Fall 2007

Pi Sigma Epsilon—VP of Public Relations 2009-2010

Alpha Chi Omega Sorority—Cultural Chair 2009-2010

Baylor University Cultural Ambassador—Admissions Ambassador 2008-2011

Baylor University Student Foundation—Alumni Relations 2010-2011

Internships

NBC Universal – Entertainment Publicity, Intern: August 2011-December 2011, New York, NY.

  • Researched and pulled news clips for East Coast productions (SNL, 30 Rock, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon).
  • Selected and organized favorable press clippings for shows.
  • Responsible for phone coverage during office meetings and when coordinators were on assignment.
  • Drafted print/online blurb pieces for upcoming episodes.

Focus Features – Publicity, Intern: August 2011-December 2011, New York, NY.

  • Used Cision to create profiles of potential tastemakers, including contact information for screenings.
  • Outlined topics of interest for discussion panels for new film releases.
  • Assisted publicity coordinator and Page in planning film premieres (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; Pariah).
  • Monitored Awards Screening RSVP phone lines and prepared binders for press junkets.

ESPN Radio-Central Texas – Production and Promotions Intern: January 2011-August 2011, Waco, TX.

  • Traveled for remotes, edited and launched podcasts.
  • Created web graphics and updated site calendar.
  • Helped with on-site promotion of daily show You Make the Call.

Texas Sports Hall of Fame – Film and Public Relations Intern: December 2009-January 2011, Waco, TX.

  • Content organizer: digitized, edited and managed video database for Cotton Bowl exhibit. 
  • Wrote web content.
  • Helped execute grand reopening of hall and induction banquets in successive years.

Procter & Gamble/Mr. Youth – ReadyU Campus Ambassador: August 2009-December 2009, Waco, TX.

  • Promoted P&G products to freshman students on campus.
  • Conducted campus-wide events promoting PUR, Herbal Essence and TAG Body Spray.
  • Established fan base via Facebook and other social networking platforms.

Summary

Experience in non-profit funding, public relations and digital media. Confident communicator who values goal-oriented environments. Organized and meticulous. Experienced and reliable networker.

Objective

Seeking an assistant/coordinator position in the field of entertainment publicity.

I am open to living anywhere and everywhere, as long as I'm surrounded by good people and new opportunities. I am passionate about meeting new people and I look forward to establishing a career in a challenging and productive environment.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Aug 2011

Media Content Manager

Texas Sports Hall of Fame
  • Edit video/manage video database for Cotton Bowl exhibit
  • Help plan and execute grand reopening and induction banquet
Aug 2010 - May 2011

Student Photographer

Baylor Photography
  • Captured university life through the camera lens.
  • Had works printed in university publications distributed nationwide.
Jan 2008 - May 2009

Fitness Attendant

Baylor Student Life Center
  • Facilitated fitness assessments and equipment orientations for students and faculty.
  • Coordinated and implemented patrons’ exercise schedules.
Jul 2006 - May 2009

Sales Associate

American Eagle Outfitters
  • Lead Cashier: Helped guests in fitting rooms.
  • Maximized sales opportunities with customer loyalty card and company credit cards.
Oct 2006 - Jul 2007

Creating Partnerships Chairperson

Prominent Youth, Inc.
  • Non-Profit Sales-Formed partnerships with numerous big businesses; i.e. FedEx, Thoroughbred Ford.
  • Creating Partnerships Lead-Responsible for contacting, researching and presenting to potential clients
  • Financial Funding Chairperson-Assigned business presentations; set deadlines.

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Adobe Audition

Final Cut Pro & Compressor

Fluent in both Final Cut Pro and Compressor. I also have experience with Pinnacle software.

Adobe Photoshop & InDesign

Much of the design work in both my personal and professional life has been created through Photoshop and InDesign.

Mac and PC competent

Sales and Presentation

Serving as liaison to a non-profit company (Prominent Youth, Inc.) helped develop confidence and quick mindedness. Presentation skills are essential, and the work done on behalf of Baylor University Student Foundation continues to help guide the growth of my sales and presentation skills.