Freelance Article Writer & Copywriter

Location:Longmont, Colorado, United States
2 Skills

June 2013-Current
Special Projects and Marketing Breckenridge Music Festival Breckenridge, CO
• Wrote and edited press releases for a broad range of genres
• Increased Facebook statistics within a week – reach (+10,000%), Talking (+300%)
• Crafted emails to pitch summer shows to local bloggers

May 2012-January 2013
Staff Writer The Berklee Groove Boston, MA
• Contributed articles on current events in the music industry
• Interviewed upcoming and established bands
• Reviewed live shows in the New York and Boston areas

May 2011-May 2013
President Berklee Songwriters Club Boston, MA
• Coordinated and ran all meetings and events of the club
• Recruited talent, organized judgment, and handled all logistics involved with the Singer Songwriter Concert and Perfect Pitch Concert
• Promoted club events through digital and traditional marketing

June 2012-August 2012
Intern Ariel Publicity New York, NY
• Crafted emails to pitch bands to blogs, podcasts, and internet radio stations
• Created content for and edited company website
• Managed company Facebook page, increased reach and engagement

January 2013-May 2013
Co-Founder NuSparq Creative Boston, MA
• Created NuSparq Creative Facebook page – 200 fans within a week
• Organized shows throughout Boston
• Promoted and worked with local bands in the Boston and New York areas


Attended: Berklee College of Music

Major: Music Business and Management– Entrepreneurial Track

Academic Achievements:
• Received the Songwriting Achievement Award Scholarship – Spring 2012
• Dean’s List – Summer 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012

Related Coursework/Skills:
• Music Criticism, Review, and Blog
• Computer Applications – Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel
• Photoshop
• Marketing
• Concerts and Touring
• Creative Promo in New Media
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing