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Education

Aug 2005Dec 2010

Bachelor of Arts, Communication

University of Texas at Brownsville

Objective

To be an astute learner and the best performer in your organization. So that I can be an innovative career in your esteemed organization by using my skills and other significant talents with a genuine enthusiasm that would allow me to progress.

Work experience

Feb 2013Present

Live Band Entertainment Manager

Self Employed (DejaBlue Band)

Taking charge of the business part of the band, acting as a booking agent.and of of the music, technial and entertainment part by organazing every aspect of the band such as rehearsals and equipment.

Jan 2011Dec 2012

Vocalist

24/7 Productions

Singing, planning and hosting an entertainment show each weekend at public Restaurants and bars in the Rio Grande Valley.

Oct 2010Jan 2011

Co-Lead Singer and Entertainer

Dego Productions (Grupo La Onda)

Performing as a vocalist at a variety of music venues around the country such as radio festivals and promoting the band in radio and television channels for every show.

Aug 2008Mar 2011

Mentor

AmeriCorps

In this position I was responsible for mentoring high school students on the process of initiating college. Informing students about graduation requirements, extracurricular opportunities,and school resources.

Jan 2007Feb 2008

Co-Lead Singer and Entertainer

Grupo La Onda (Dego Productions)

Singing, planning and hosting an entertainment show each weekend at social events such as weddings and graduations

Mar 2004Jan 2005

Correspondent

Televisa Noreste (ESKP)

Live on-the-scene correspondent for a local television show

Formulated, conducted and edited daily interviews for entertainment purposes.

References

Daniel Yarritu

He is the manager at Americorps. (956)465-5570

Christine Weaver

She is the road manager for Grupo La Onda. (356)793-5225 [email protected]

Karen Jahn

She is a proffesor at the University of Texas at Brownsville from the Communication's Department. (956)882-7819 [email protected]

Alberto Andrade

Alberto Andrade directs the production department at Televisa Noreste located in Matamoros, Tamaulipas. (868)8117700

       Portfolio

Presentations at a variety of venues.

Skills

Design Skills
Ability to work with Premiere, Final Cut, and Photoshop.
Computer Skills
Ability to work with Premiere, Photoshop, Premiere, Microsoft software, and  ability to type 60 WPM.
Bilingual
Advanced in English and Spanish.
Film and Video Production
Ability to film, develop a story board and edit mateiral. Adobe Premier and  Final Cut softwares.  
DSLR Photography
Took a class in photography. (Experience with Nikon D90 DSLR)
Interviewing Skills
Constructing an effective interview guide and using an appropriate structure for the interview. 
Persuasion
Ability to persuade others to change their minds or behavior.
Coordination 
Ability to adjust actions in relation to others' actions.
Social Perceptiveness 
Ability to see other's reactions and know why they react a certain way.
Critical Thinking
Ability to  use logic and reasoning to find the best solution, conclusion or approach to problems.
Reading Comprehension
Ability to understand work related paragraphs and sentences.
Active Learner
Understanding the importance of new information for current and future problem solving.
Active Listening
Ability to give full attention to what other people are saying by analizing what is been said, asking questions to understand the points been made, and not interrupting when others are speaking..
Time Management
Ability to meet deadlines and maintain an efficient workflow. by managing my own time and the time of others.
Goal Oriented
Ability to set personal and career goals that benefit the company.
Willingness to learn
Seeking to improve what I do in my field.
Ability to Read Customers
Being able to listen, analyze, and interpret the needs of people.
Good Customer Service Relationships
Treat customers with respect, let the customer know what you are doing for them, and being able to follow up with clients. 
Good Listening Skills
Ability to listen analytically.
Problem Solving
Ability to give solutions to
Initiative 
Willing to give ideas and innovate
Creative ability
Ability to think creatively and think outside of the box.
Analytical Skills
Ability to think thoroughly before taking action.
Role model
Ability to lead by example and maintain a positive attitude.
Collaborative 
Able to work well with a range of people both within and outside of the organisation.
Communication Skills
Effectively managing conflict, adapting to difference of opinions, being open minded and accepting feedback. 

Volunteer & Causes

Skinner Elementary School

I assisted the teacher with lecture activities to enhance children with the appreciation and comprehension of reading incorporating music.

Extracurricular Courses

Attended extracurricular courses related to my career pathway.

Courses:

Photography

Television/ Video and Production

Film

Art 2D

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