Sarah Groeneweg

Sarah Groeneweg

Summary

As an experienced journalist, Sarah has worked in radio, television and web based media. She is trained in CP print style as well as writing for broadcast and also maintains numerous social media accounts. Follow Sarah's tweets @SarahsGreenway & @myFM_news941

Work History

Work History
Aug 2008 - Present

News Director

My Broadcasting Corporation
  • Write, research, edit leading news content
  • Represent myFM and/or emcee community events
  • Monitor and track progress of story assignments
  • Maintain website, updating daily
  • Write and deliver news for broadcast, web, print and social media
  • Deliver daily “news breaks” for local TV station
  • Produce daily newsletter for myFM News readers
Jun 2011 - Present

Operations Manager

My Broadcasting Corporation
  • Write press releases for 94.1 myFM community initiative
  • Create weekly employee newsletter
  • Work closely with General Manager to develop promotional ideas
  • Organize and execute station events and remote broadcast
  • Manage on-air talent
Sep 2005 - Aug 2008

Reporter/Newscaster

CFPL - AM980
  • Presented live on scene reports
  • Anchored weekend news
  • Wrote and filed daily news stories
Mar 2008 - Apr 2008

Health and Home Intern

CTV
  • Pitched story ideas to assignment editor
  • Shot and edited video for evening news
  • Wrote and edited news stories
  • Organized guest appearances
  • Designed news graphics
Oct 2008 - Feb 2008

Reporter

Rogers
  • Wrote, researched and reported original story ideas for Rogers First Local
  • Edited news interviews using linear editing methods
  • Created graphics for news story
May 2007 - Aug 2007

Reporter/Newscaster

Blackburn Radio
  • Attended news events, researched and filed story
  • Anchored afternoon news
  • Ensured news story was factural and relevent to listeners
May 2006 - Aug 2006

Weekend Newscaster

CJCS 1240 Stratford
  • Anchored weekend news
  • Wrote and edited news stories for the following day
  • Controlled audio board and ensured program flow

Education

Education

Grade 6 singing certificate

Royal Conservatory of Music
Sep 2007 - Jun 2008

TV News

Fanshawe College
  • Deans Honor list
  • Program focus is designed to train the news videographer/reporter/producer
  • Video editing and use of industry standard equipment
  • Promotional video production and editing
Sep 2005 - Jun 2007

Journalism Broadcast

Fanshawe College
  • Named news director for CFRL - Fanshawe College radio station
  • Studied journalism for electronic media, radio, television and emerging technology
  • Developed story telling skills, writing for news, interviewing, researching, documentary/current affairs production, media law and media ethics.