Jordan Griffis

Jordan Griffis

Summary

December 2010 graduate of Oklahoma State University

Strengths include writing, social networking, editing, communicating, AP Style, social media

I love pop culture, writing, social media and fashion. Combining these things results in my best work. 

The effect of technology on communication is something I've had the privilege to watch and study first hand throughout my college years. 

I'm seeking a job where I can put these interests and talents to use in a creative environment. 

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Present

Public Relations Intern

[Artspace] at Untitled

manage Facebook/Twitter accounts

assist with annual events, gala, etc.

update/maintain website

May 2010 - Aug 2010

Editorial Intern

Oklahoma Today Magazine

Fact checked articles before print

Assisted editors with various tasks during layout

Researched and wrote articles about Oklahoma locations

Jan 2009 - May 2009

Features Editor

The Daily O'Collegian

Developed and assigned story ideas to writers

Designed pages with inDesign

Edited stories for AP Style and grammar

Composed headlines and cutlines

Wrote weekly pop culture/entertainment column

Aug 2007 - Dec 2008

News Editor, Copy Editor

The Daily O'Collegian

Edited stories for AP Style and grammar

Suggested headlines

Drafted cutlines for photos

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Social Media

I'm an avid user of twitter, facebook, youtube, blogs, etc. I've been on the curve of social media since the beginning and I love using it to expand communication in creative ways.

Adobe Creative Suite

I designed newspaper pages with inDesign for a daily newspaper for a couple of years. I'm proficient in Photoshop and experienced with other Adobe applications.