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Jeremy Edom

Freelance Radio Producer & Press Release Writer

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Location:Marion, Indiana, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jeremyedom
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$100
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Jeremy L. Edom (765)243-1429 | jedom@imail.iu.edu
326 North Jackson Street, P.O. Box 51, Sweetser, IN 46987-0051

Education Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts, December, 2012
Indiana University Kokomo-Kokomo, Indiana
GPA: 3.42/4.0 Major GPA: 3.9/4.0

Notable Achievements Dean’s List (6 semesters)
2011-12 Outstanding Student in Communications
New Student Orientation Leader
Student in IU Kokomo Honors Program
Peer Mentor for School of Arts & Sciences

Coursework Interviewing Principles & Practices
Organizational Communication
Mass Communication
Communication Theory
Interpersonal Communication
Advanced Technical Writing
Skills Microsoft Office Suite
Adobe Creative Suite (Audition/Photoshop)
Website creation/updating
Copywriting
Working knowledge in a variety of social media platforms.
Marketing Voiceover/Public Address Announcing
Excellent in oral and written communication (press releases, write-ups)
10-key data entry
90 wpm typing
Proficient in Sales/Customer Service

Experience
Sports & Marketing Director/On-Air Host
Radio Free Kokomo (IU Kokomo Campus Radio) 2010-2012
? Worked as host, producer, and creator of sports-themed radio programs.
? Developed marketing strategies utilizing social media to develop listener base.
? Assisted other on-air talent in learning soundboard and broadcast software.
? Interviewed the Voice of the Colts, Bob Lamey.
? Coordinated with IU Kokomo women’s volleyball coach and players for creation of “Cougar Chalk Talk” coach’s show.

Satellite Sales Associate
Moorehead Communications 2006-2008
? Worked in call center for Moorehead’s Dish Network Satellite Division
? Responsible for answering calls and qualifying customers for service.
? Responsible for collecting payments, schedule installations, and follow up.
? Demonstrated ability to achieve successful upsells and meet quotas.

Retail Sales Associate
Pearle Vision Marion, IN 2005-06
? General duties involved scheduling appointments, assisting customers, dispensing eyewear and making repairs and adjustments as necessary.
? Achieved a $20,000 in eyewear sales for the month of September, 2006
? Consistently received praise from optometrist and management for enthusiasm and selling ability.

Activities

Indiana University Kokomo Student Alumni Association
? President 2009-11
? Founder & Emcee of 2010 IU Kokomo Dance Relay (raised $1,200 for charity)
? Student Representative on IU Kokomo Alumni Association Board of Directors
? Student Representative on IU Alumni Association Executive Council
? Utilized social media to raise visibility and gain new members on campus.

References Available Upon Request