Alisa Burris

Freelance Content Writer & Video Producer

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Location:Streamwood, Illinois, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/alisaburris
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Alisa K. Burris akburris@comcast.net

Freelance Writer/Producer/Editor, Chicago and Vicinity 4/11 - Present
• Write freelance articles for websites
• Write, produce and edit video pieces

WGME-TV, Portland, ME 4/07 – 3/11 Promotion Manager
• Managed promotion and commercial production
• Created marketing products for News & Sales Departments
• Wrote, produced and edited promos, PSAs and sales presentations

Freelance Writer/Producer/Editor, Chicago and Vicinity 6/06 – 4/07
• Wrote, produced and edited long and short-form video projects

UPN Chicago/Fox Chicago, Chicago, IL 9/00 – 6/06
Promotion Manager 12/04 - 6/06
Writer/Producer/Editor 9/00 – 6/06
• Wrote, produced and edited station image promos
• Trained AVID editing techniques to other editors

Weigel Broadcasting, Chicago, IL 9/98 - 9/00
Supervisor of On-Air Promotions WCIU/WBND 3/00 - 9/00
• Responsible for managing the production of promotional spots covering four broadcast stations
• Supervisor of three Writer/Producer/Editors
• Coordinated daily logs for every station
Writer/Producer/Editor WBND 9/98 – 3/00
• Wrote, produced and edited promotional spots

CLTV News, Oakbrook, IL 12/95 - 9/98 Writer/Producer/Editor
• Wrote, produced and edited news image promos
• Wrote weekly print and radio ads
• Maintained daily logs
Achievements
• Winner of 2010 1st Place Maine Association of Broadcasters Self-Promotion Award
• Winner of 2006 Gold and Silver Promax North America Awards
• Winner of 2001 - 2002 Chicago/Midwest Emmy Award for individual excellence in editing

University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME
Bachelor of Arts in English
Graduated Magna *** Laude and with General University Honors
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Content Writing
Video Production