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Work experience

Jan 2009Present

Las Vegas Music Editor

Examiner.com
  • Las Vegas music editor, covering both regional and national music happenings.
  • Weekly content production with various online publishing tools, both written and graphic.
  • 100% telecommute (company located in Denver).
20022005

Production Assitant

KCRW FM
  • Part time assistance of station's popular music programs (Chocolate City, Metropolis, Morning Becomes Eclectic, etc).
  • Updated live web site with current track information, etc.
  • Coordinated copy for announcer.
  • Screened and fielded phone calls,
  • Completed giveaways and contests.
  • Assisted announcer and in-studio guests as needed.
20042005

Account Executive & Web Manager

RCS Magazines
  • Oversaw the sales, marketing, and distribution of numerous specialty and mainstream magazine titles.
  • Sales of marketing and placement programs to publishers.
  • Weekly updates of website content, including adding new photo covers of all titles.
  • Troubleshooting distribution hiccups.
  • Extensive reporting and tracking of each issue of each new magazine.
  • Developed and maintained positive relationships with individual publishers.
20002002

National Director of Radio Promotions

Ark 21 Records
  • Company liaison between record label and all radio programmers nationwide.
  • Responsible for promoting new releases, creating and implementing marketing campaigns, coordinating radio appearances by label talent, and developing mutually beneficial media relationships.
  • Website maintenance (new releases, dates, catalog, etc). Also created personal radio promotion blog to interact with radio programmers.
  • Extensive weekly reporting on radio airplay and related activities.
  • Attended relevant conferences (CMJ, Winter Music Conference, etc) and studied essential trade publications (Billboard, FMBQ, etc).

Education

Sep 1994Dec 1998

Bachelor of Arts

19901992

Technology Certificate

This program allowed students to operate and program the campus radio station, 89.7 KEPC FM, while learning the principles of production, writing, news-gathering, music programming, announcing and more in a hands-on environment.

My Music Blog

My eBay Store

Other Work Experience

HVAC Techinician and Parts Manager for Royal Refrigeration of Las Vegas from 2006-08.

Freelance Music Journalist.  Published by:

Devil In The Woods Magazine

www.examiner.com

www.cooljunkie.com and others.

2001-present.

Morning Drive DJ & Specialty Music Programmer, KCSU FM, Fort Collins, CO. 1996-98

References

Excellent references available upon request.

Objective

To build a long-term, growth-oriented career in web content administration, content production, and blogging.

Summary

With a unique blend of experience in both oral, written, and multimedia communication, I bring enthusiasm, care, and professionalism to the increasingly important world of online media content. In addition to my own online projects, I have been entrusted by previous employers to oversee their presence on the Web.

Attributes:

  • Ongoing experience in website creation, publishing and content management.
  • Proficient in Basic HTML, FTP, Photoshop, Frontpage, and other online publishing tools.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills honed from studies in English & broadcasting.
  • Extensive experience in client relations with documented success.
  • Marketing experience in company branding, image enhancement, product positioning and promotions.
  • One year experience selling high dollar positioning programs to magazine publishers.
  • Extensive research, database, filing, and record keeping experience.
  • Completes projects from inception to completion with minimal supervision.
  • Familiarity with audio software and basic radio production techniques.
  • Proficient in all office technology and general administrative duties.
  • Extensive computer skills, particularly with Windows applications. Can learn any software quickly.
  • Positive attitude, loyalty, and work ethic to rival any candidate.