RESUME

PHOTO EDITOR -- BEYOND THE STAGE MAGAZINE -- June 2017 - Present
- Responsible for keeping the publication's files, graphics, and databases organized for the staff
- Responding and vetting the writer, designer, and photographer applications
- Communicate with staff to organize what shows they are able to attend to keep the magazine's website and issue content consistent and up-to-date
- Brainstorm and produce photo and written content on an as-needed basis

AMBASSADOR -- CID ENTERTAINMENT -- June 2017 - Present
- Perform various assigned production and VIP needs for tours and festivals as they come through New York and the surrounding areas

PHOTOGRAPHER -- INTERSCOPE RECORDS -- October 2016 - September 2017
- Photograph the label's artists when they come through Chicago on tour
- Photos are used on the label's social media sites
- Photographed artists like The 1975, OneRepublic, Rae Sremmurd, among others
Facebook   Twitter   Instagram

VIP & PLATINUM HOST -- LOLLAPALOOZA MUSIC FESTIVAL -- July 2017 - August 2017
- Coordinate and organize shuttle times with cart drivers for platinum guests
- Interact with guests and answer any questions they may have about the festival
- Assist guests with finding viewing areas at stages 
- Break, feed, and help cart drivers with whatever they need
- Troubleshoot any confusion or issues guest may have

CONTRIBUTING EDITOR -- ACENTRIC MAGAZINE -- February 2016 - August 2017
- Photograph concert & lifestyle images
- Write reviews or write-ups to accompany the photographs
- Organize Slack and Airtable conversations and files for maximum accessibility for staff members
- Copy edit articles for online and print
- Edit magazine issues before they go to print
Travel Diary   Concert Review

FOUNDER & HEAD WRITER -- MUSIC WITHOUT A CAUSE -- June 2013 - August 2017
- Cover music news, write album reviews, concert reviews, and interview artists
- Professionally photography concerts to accompany concert reviews
- Perform regular maintenance on the site to keep it in pristine condition 

VIP WRISTBANDER -- MAMBY ON THE BEACH MUSIC FESTIVAL -- June 2017 - June 2017
- Assisted with scanning in VIP attendees and properly credentialing them
- Assisted attendees by directing them around the festival
- Communicated with other React Presents staff via radios and helped out with any other box office or guest services needs

ARTIST, GUEST, & MEDIA CREDENTIALS -- FIREFLY MUSIC FESTIVAL -- May 2017 - June 2017
- Add artists, media, and guests to festival database applications like Mercato, Elevate, and Gingerbread Shed.
- Compile artist packs with all credentials needed for the crew and bands (activating wristbands, parking passes, and camping credentials)
- Troubleshoot any systematic issues, including technology errors and adding / finding guests and artists in the Firefly database

GUEST SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE -- SPRING AWAKENING MUSIC FESTIVAL -- May 2017 - June 2017
- Sold amusement ride tickets at various React Presents festivals
- Assisted attendees by directing them around the festival
- Communicated with other React presents staff via radios and helped out with any other box office or guest services needs

DAY OF SHOW INTERN -- LINCOLN HALL + SCHUBAS -- Aug. 2016 - May 2017
- Perform various hospitality tasks per the artists requests (i.e. green room needs, meals, production needs, etc)
- Sell merchandise for opening and headlining artists
- Make sure the artists get on stage on time
- Fill out all hospitality costs to make sure they are accounted for during the show settlement
- Provide food/hospitality buyouts per artist's requests

MARKETING & DESIGN INTERN -- THE BOWERY PRESENTS -- June 2016 - Aug. 2016
- Manage and update press listings for all Bowery Presents venues

- Create flyers & posters for upcoming concerts
- Create promotional email campaigns for upcoming concerts & direct them at specific target markets
- Update and post event info to social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)
- Run Instagram takeovers for artists coming through Bowery Presents venues
- Research non-traditional marketing outlets and grass roots promotional outlets

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER -- HOPE FOR THE DAY -- Aug. 2015 - June 2016
- Manage and schedule posts accordingly for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts
- Promote all Hope For The Day sponsored and in-house events across all socials
- Help run table set-ups at Hope For The Day events selling merchandise and handing out educational literature
- Work with volunteers and Agents of Impact to create new, innovative social content

MARKETING INTERN -- BUSY BEAVER BUTTON CO. -- March 2015 - August 2015
- Collect contacts for target markets
- Create email campaigns for target markets
- Outline ways to measure successful marketing campaigns

ARTS & CULTURE REPORTER -- THE COLUMBIA CHRONICLE -- Aug. 2014 - March 2015
- Generate at least two story ideas a week pertaining to Arts & Culture in Chicago with at least 3 original sources for each story
- Report two 600-800 word stories on deadline
- Design 3-5 pages of the newspaper on production days using Adobe InDesign
- Photograph coverage of events as needed

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