Resume

162 16th St. #8E Brooklyn, NY 11215 646-594-1018(c)

EXPERIENCE

Freelance Writer June 2007 - present

Contribute to various print and online publications including Vulture, Fast Company, Outside, Men's Journal, Glamour, Newsday, NY Daily News. Focus on movie and television beats.

Arts & Entertainment Editor Sept. 2003 - June 2007

amNewYork, NY, NY Oversaw the arts, entertainment and style sections for daily newspaper with circulation 335,000. Generated story ideas on a regular basis and assigned stories to freelancers. Wrote 6-10 items per day for gossip page. Interviewed filmmakers and actors. Covered film premieres and celebrity parties. Worked with web staff on multimedia packages.

NYC Arts Editor July 2002 - July 2003

AOL Local Guide, NY, NY Edited art, film and theater sections for online NYC entertainment guide. Wrote daily content and headlines, posting to site using content management tool. Assigned 40-50 short articles per week.

Assistant Producer July 2000 - Jan. 2002

CBS News Productions, NY, NY Researched topics and acquired footage for use in documentaries airing on The History Channel, Discovery and A&E. Shows included "Vietnam: On the Frontlines"; "Robert Blake: Dark Passage.”

EDUCATION

Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences. B.A. in English with a Concentration in French Studies, May 2000.

SPECIALIZED SKILLS

Movable Type, basic HTML, Adobe Photoshop, QuarkXPress.