Jim Aronson

Freelance Writer & Report Writer

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Location:New York, New York, United States
Phone: 646 761 7759
Website: http://www.examiner.com/madison-square-garden-in-new-york/jim-aronson
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jimaronson
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JIM ARONSON
JOURNALIST/FREELANCE WRITER/HUMORIST
20 Dongan Street, #614
New York, NY 10040
jamesd.aronson@gmail.com
646-761-6659


FREELANCE COLUMNIST, NEW YORK EXAMINER.COM
June 2011 – Present
I cover Madison Square Garden for the New York Examiner.com, writing 2-3 stories a week, concerning the latest happenings at “the World’s Most Famous Arena.”

STAND-UP COMEDIAN, NEW YORK, NY
August 2004 - May 2006
I appeared at various venues around New York, performing entirely material that has been self-written.

CONTRIBUTING WRITER, STEELERS HOTLINE, INTERNET
March 1991 – October 2010.
At this site, I wrote weekly parody-based columns focusing on The Pittsburgh Steelers football team for this fan-based team website.

REPORTER, ALLIED NEWS/SHARON HERALD, GROVE CITY, PA
September 1987 – April 1989.
My responsibilities included finding and researching local news stories, interviewing local and national celebrities and politicians, and writing feature and human interest stories.

FREELANCE WRITER, WRESTLING’S MAIN EVENT, NEW YORK< NY
March 1987 – June 1992.
I wrote monthly feature stories for this publication, with subjects focusing on stars of the professional wrestling and sports entertainment industry.

INTERN, MTV NETWORKS, NEW YORK, NY
May 1986 – August 1986.
I worked as an intern in the Music News Department, writing and editing scripts for interview segments, and setting and facilitating arrangements for guests of the network.

RADIO PERSONALITY, WRCK-AM, Slippery Rock, PA
September 1982 – May 1986.
I hosted my own radio shows, which included writing and reporting the news, along with entertainment and music-based programming. I also served as Program Director in 1985.

EDUCATION:
Slippery Rock University, BA English/Writing (Minor in Communication), BS in Education
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