SUMMARY: Cross-functional journalist, creative copywriter, producer and editor offering insight and leadership in the execution of deliverables across traditional and emerging media platforms. Expedites projects and collaborates with stakeholders to deliver projects on time, on target and on budget.
Journalism, creative and commercial copywriting, copy editing, video editing and social media.
Project management: budgets, scheduling, benchmarks and process efficiencies.
Integrations, co-op, clearance and compliance.
Marketing, journalism and editorial.
Broadcast and digital video production.
Digital content management.
Brand positioning, tagline development, promotions, content creation, messaging and channel distribution.
Paramount/CTD Digital, Burbank, California
Senior Writer, Drphil.com
Write, produce and schedule adapted show content for web and social media.
Operate content management systems (Drupal, WordPress).
Prepare and execute affiliate promos and video partner channel distribution.
Manage remote access to team workflow assets.
Preditor: develop franchise branding and production standards and edit custom digital video series:
Today’s Takeaway, unPHILtered, Unforgettable Teens, Phil’s Files, Reeled In: Catfish and Their Victims, and The Bubble Over My Head.
Content Creator/Video Editor, Social Media at Mixible and Sabrina The Teenage Witch on Paramount+
Curate, write, produce and deploy entertainment news and promotional content across social media channels.
Results Unlimited, Minot and Fargo, North Dakota
Market research, brand management, positioning, tagline development and creative briefs.
Writing, directing, editing, and department oversight of creative services including copywriting, photography, video production, postproduction, animation graphics, print services and digital content.
Hiring, retention, cross-team training, vendor contracts, licensing, clearance, and compliance.
HVS Advertising-Marketing, Green Bay, Wisconsin
Prepared line-item production estimates and executed marketing strategies.
Wrote, directed, and produced creative content across traditional and emerging media channels.
Supervised creative and technical teams and developed presentation decks and agency sales tools.
Green Bay Packers At Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin
Fox Sports At Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin
KMB Broadcasting: WDBC/WYKX Escanaba, Michigan
Reported, produced, engineered, and anchored local and state news and community programming.
Producer/Host: “680 Newsmakers” – interview chat show featuring state and local news, lawmakers, community leaders and personalities.
Producer: “U.P. Tales and Trails” – regionally distributed weekly program for hunting and fishing enthusiasts and nature conservation.
Producer: “Power!Talk” with John St. Augustine – regionally distributed daily talk show.
WLUC TV 6 Escanaba and Negaunee, Michigan
Bureau Chief/General Assignment Reporter
On-camera reporter, camera operator and video editor.
CNN Headline News
The Associated Press
Michigan Radio Network
Northern Michigan University, Marquette, Michigan
College of Arts & Sciences
Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major: Theatre & Entertainment Arts. Minor: Speech Communication
HONORS AND AWARDS
Advertising and Production
6 ADDY (Advertising Federation)
3 Healthcare Advertising
13 Michigan Associated Press
2 Michigan Association of Broadcasters
1 American Legion: Community Affairs and Journalism
1 Charming Shoppes "Voices" National Volunteer Service and Leadership Award