- Exceptional writing and editing skills
- Efficient knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Photoshop and In Design
- Experience creating media kits (news release, backgrounder, factsheet, speech and media release
- Integrity and good judgement
- Accomplished skills in social media tools: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Wordpress, YouTube and Foursquare
I am currently a publicist at penelopePR, an entertainment PR Agency. I will be here until the fall. Clients include the Canadian Country Music Awards, Coalition Music, Eligible Inc. and Flashpoint.
I recently graduated with honours from Humber College in the public relations program. I also have a BA in political science from The University of Western Ontario.
May 2011 - Oct 2011
This position has led to many relationships with local media in Toronto. I have experience writing press releases, press kits, working as a publicist, pitching media and all media relations. I have also gained expertise in scheduling and administrative duties.