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Joseph Tidei

Freelance Writer & Television Producer

Location:Normal, Illinois, United States
2 Skills
Joseph Tidei
1304 S. Hershey Road
Bloomington, Illinois 61704
(309) 662-7937

Profile: An aspiring journalist with a passion for sports and poetry. Background also in television production, video editing, directing, producing, broadcasting, camera work, photography, stage managing and script writing. A hard working, innovative writer with a visionary outlook and the work ethic to maximize my potential.


Bloomington High School, Bloomington, Illinois
High School Diploma
3.7 GPA
Principal’s List
National Honor Society, 2005
Big 12 Scholar Athlete

Heartland Community College, Normal, Illinois
Associates Degree in Arts
3.5 GPA
Dean’s List
Top 5% of my class

Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois
Dean’s List

Activities & Accomplishments

Collegiate Soccer, 2009
IWU Men’s and Women’s Basketball Color Commentator
Edited a video for an Illinois Hall of Fame Sports Broadcater Art Kimball
Camera work for interviews with members of the Chicago Bears
Press Pass to 2008 & 2009 Chicago Bears Training Camp
Camera work for Ryne Sandberg interview and other Cubs players

Career Development

Script writing for commercials/television programming
Portfolio of sports articles and poetry
Semester at Columbia College in the Journalism Department
Interview with Steve Rosenbloom and K.C. Johnson, both sports writers for the Chicago Tribune, for one of my articles
Skills (2) Rating
Television Production