Andrew Suarez

Andrew Suarez

Education

Education
Jun 2007 - Aug 2007

High School Diploma

Jesuit High School

  • Grade Point Average: 4.1/4.0
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude

Work History

Work History
Aug 2008 - Present

Assistant Producer, Graphics Operator

http://www.foxsportsflorida.com
  • Assist produce live sporting events for the University of Florida including: college football, men’s and women’s college basketball, baseball, and softball.
  • Communicate with producers to time in-and-out of commercial breaks, follow production rundowns, and log sales elements and game segments.
  • Operate television scoreboard graphics for the University of Florida and the Tampa Bay Rays.
May 2009 - Present

News & Sports Anchor, Producer, Reporter, On-Air Talent

WRUF-AM 850
  • Read sports updates and news reports on the radio.
  • Co-anchor a 1 hour news magazine program on sister station 89.1 WUFT-FM.
  • Write and report news stories for broadcast.
  • Write sports scripts for broadcast updates.
  • Conduct interviews for reports.
Nov 2007 - Present

Production Assistant

University of Florida Athletic Association

  • Film University of Florida athletic events for online streaming including: women’s soccer, men’s and women’s basketball, baseball, softball, and gymnastics.
  • Assist direct 30-minute college basketball show Florida Basketball with Billy Donovan.
  • Edit film tape, conduct interviews, and uplink broadcasts for transmission.
Jan 2010 - Present

Play-By-Play Announcer, Analyst, On-Air Talent

Gator Radio Network
  • Broadcast Florida Gator Lacrosse games.
  • Interview coaches and players for broadcast features.
  • Working all 9 home games in the 2010 season and possibly a few road games.
  • Listen to live game streaming at gatorzone.com or am850.com
Jun 2010 - Present

News Producer/Reporter Intern

WTVT-DT FOX 13
  • Write scripts and build graphics for the FOX 13 5pm, 6pm, 10pm & 11pm news.
  • Produce and format show rundowns using iNEWS Newsroom Computer System.
  • Conduct interviews in the field for local stories of the day
  • Meet with producers, reporters, and news director to decide daily show content and story angles.
  • Observe the daily operations of a TV newsroom.

Objective

A position in communications, with a special interest in sports broadcasting.

Awards

  • Recipient of the 2010 AP Best Economic Crisis 1st Place Award, Radio Class II: WRUF "Homes For Sale" by WRUF.

Skills

Skills

Language

Spanish

Production Equipment

FOXBOX™, iNews Newsroom Computer System, ENPS, Final cut Pro®, AP NewsDesk, DVCPRO cameras, Beta machines, rudimentary Chyron

Computer

Microsoft Office, operate PC and MAC operating systems