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James D Aronson

Freelance Writer, Report Writer, & More

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Location:ASHEVILLE, North Carolina, United States
Phone: 828-767-6016
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jimaronson
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JIM ARONSON
JOURNALIST/FREELANCE WRITER/COMEDIAN

CREATOR, 30-SECOND SOAPBOX (BLOG)?July 2020- Present
I write daily/weekly opinion pieces as well as my latest comedic contributions.

FREELANCE COLUMNIST, NEW YORK EXAMINER.COM
June 2011 – March 2016
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 - Present
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