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Heather Allen

Freelance Article Writer & Promotions Freelancer

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Location:Azusa, California, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/heatherallen33128
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Heather Allen
School Address: 701 E. Foothill Blvd. Unit # 3182 Azusa, CA 91702 heatherjustine.allen91@gmail.com
Permanent Address: 1856 Delancey Dr. Salinas, CA 93906 (831) 206-4926

Objective: To obtain a career in promotions, marketing or A&R for the entertainment industry that showcases my knowledge of the fields of journalism and communications studies.

Education:
Azusa Pacific University Azusa, CA Anticipated Graduation Date – December 2013
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
Bachelor of Arts in Communications Studies

Notre Dame High School Salinas, CA Class of 2010

Related Experience:
Promotions Intern January 2013-present
Planet LA Music
Los Angeles, CA
• Assisted in organizing promotional and charity events
o Grammys
o SXSW Showcases
o Whole Planet Foundation
• Compiled audience traffic data for artists performing in our showcases
o Includes:
? Facebook
? Twitter
? YouTube
• Scheduling for showcases and events

A&R/Social Media Intern May 2012- August 2012
Real Talent Management
Redondo Beach, CA
• Specifically for indie artist Nicole Lexi Davis
• Contacted bloggers for press on Nicole’s album
o Email
o Twitter
o Mailed submissions
• Administrator for Nicole’s Facebook page
o Invited friends/ fans to Nicole’s shows
o Advertised Nicole’s music on personal page
o Posted news to page
• Contacted radio stations for airplay
o Email
o Mailed submissions
• Collaborated with other interns through conference calls
• Booking

Student Reporter January 2012 - May 2012
Collide Magazine
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA

Student Reporter January 2011 - December 2011
The Clause Newspaper
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA
• Arts beat January 2011- May 2011
• Entertainment beat September 2011- December 2011
• Occasionally guest write

Assistant Activities Director June 2011 – August 2011
Madonna Del Sasso Church
Salinas, CA
• Activities team
• Planned and organized non-spiritual activities/events for high school church camp
• Head of decoration committee

Activities Team Secretary June 2010 – August 2010
Madonna Del Sasso Church
Salinas, CA
• Documented ideas/plans for non-spiritual activities/events for high school church camp
• Planned and organized activities/events
• Planned fundraisers to fund camp
• Head of decoration committee

Copy Writer August 2006 – June 2010
Summit Yearbook
Notre Dame High School
Salinas, CA
• Frequently did adjoining layout for written copy
• Head photographer August 2009 – June 2010

Other Experience:
Student Worker September 2011 – present
Cougar Walk BBQ Café
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA

Student Film Extra September 2011 – present
Azusa Pacific University Theater, Film & Television Department
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA

Customer Service Summer 2010
Monterey County Elections Office
Salinas, CA
• Collecting ballots
• Greeting guests

High School Commissioner August 2008 – June 2010
Salinas City Youth Commission
Salinas, CA
• Planned and organized activities for the youth of Salinas
• Discussed issues regarding the youth of Salinas with city council members

Co-Web Page Designer May 2009 – September 2009
United Way 211 Crew
Salinas, CA
• Designed youth oriented 211 informational website
• Designed youth oriented 211 informational pamphlets

Customer Service Rep May 2008 – October 2008
Cook’s Photography
Salinas, CA
• Student intern

Model May 2005 – September 2006
Finesse Model Management
Sausalito, CA
• Commercial print
• Mall runway shows
Skills:
• Booking
• Customer Service
• Event Planning
• Microsoft Office (word, excel, power point)
• Internet
• Inventory
• Basic Photoshop
Honors/Awards/Activities:
• Azusa Pacific University Dean’s Scholarship recipient
• Azusa Pacific University Blackout Crew- Student Crowd Leader
• Madonna Del Sasso Youth Group-Young Adult Leader
• Palma Cheerleading Football/Basketball-4 years (Basketball Captain Senior Year)
• California Scholarship Federation
• National Honor Society of High School Scholars
• Presidential Academic Award
• Honor Roll-4 years

References:
Mark Nguyen
Founder
Planet LA Records
Los Angeles, CA
(310) 487-1457
mark@planetlarecords.com
Genie Davis
Talent Manager
Real Talent Management
Redondo Beach, CA
(310) 918-5586
realtalentmgmt@yahoo.com

Monique Arnold
Supervisor
Cougar Walk BBQ Café
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA
(626) 815-6000 ext.3287
marnold@apu.edu

Charlie Trementozzi
Youth Group Coordinator
Madonna Del Sasso Church
Salinas, CA
(831) 206-7901
charlietoz@aol.com

Jason Cook
Owner/ Head Photographer
Cook’s Photography
Salinas, CA
(831) 424-5486
cooks@cooksphotography.com
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Promotions