Metro Newspapers,Boston, MA February 2006-present
*Formulating, researching and writing arts and entertainment articles for publication for a paper with a daily readership of about 200,000
* Delivering consistent quality sections, which recently helped Metro Boston beat the Boston Herald and become the second most read paper in the city.
* Interviewing celebrities for features
* Assigning writers stories for publication
* Copyediting and headlining stories
* Shooting photos for features
* Assembling multi-page features on content ranging from Holiday Gift Guide and Gay Pride Guide to Arts Previews and Summer Activities
* Putting together Boston Uncovered, a 36-page guide to Boston activities, restaurants, clubs and uncovered gems for incoming college Freshman
Music Editor, Metro World News
* Writing and coordinating sharable music content with all of the Metro newspapers around the world
* Assigning and editing music stories for papers with a presence in 66 cities and 17 countries, with a daily readership that totals about 17 million
* Writing, producing and recording a monthly podcast for download that features music from bands to listen out for, words of wisdom from bands listeners already know and music quizzes.
* Writing weekly CD picks for publication
* Reviewing concerts for the Web
The Boston Globe Magazine, Boston, MA 2005-2006
The Boston Globe, Boston, MA 2004-2006
*Formulating, researching and writing weekly articles for publication
*Researching and writing Somerville News in Brief for the City Weekly section
Freelance writing 1996-Present
InsuranceTimes, Brookline, MA 2003
Offshore Magazine 2004 writing contest
Won third place in Offshore's annual writing contest for the short story "The Happiest Days in a Sailor's Life."
48 Hour Film Project 2004
Won "best musical" for lyrical work in the short film "Sweeter by Far."
Cushing Academy, Ashburnham, MA
*Web - HTML, WebTop, DreamWeaver MX, Photoshop, Illustrator
*General Computer Software - Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and QuarkXpress
References Available Upon Request