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Veronica Garabelli

Freelance Writer & Editor

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Location:Richmond, Virginia, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/veronicagarabelli
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I'm a multimedia journalist with experience writing hard news pieces and features for print and the web. I have also produced video, slideshows and podcasts for different outlets including online, television and radio.

Creative Producer
Lockwood Broadcast Group

Public Company; 51-200 employees; Broadcast Media industry

August 2011 – Present (4 months) Richmond, Virginia Area

•Produce customized commercials for clients
•Produce weekly promotional spots for syndicated shows
•Schedule air times for promotional spots
•Post social media updates through TweetDeck, Twitter, Facebook
•Recruit new followers for social media sites, interact with current followers and promote new contests

Production Assistant
WTVR-TV

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Broadcast Media industry

December 2010 – August 2011 (9 months)

•Monitoring police scanners, news tips email, phone lines and web for breaking news Booking, developing and scripting segments for “Virginia This Morning”
Managing guests for “Virginia This Morning” Operating camera, prompter for “Virginia This Morning,” newscasts and Virginia Lottery
Outreach Coordinator
VCU Student Media Center

July 2010 – July 2011 (1 year 1 month)

Posting updates, videos, slideshows to online blog
Updating Facebook, Twitter
Recruiting students, reaching out to alumni
Coordinating large events

Intern
CBS 6

September 2010 – December 2010 (4 months)

Booked guests and developed segments for "Virginia This Morning"
Posted election night results
Gathered information for 2010 Dominion Christmas Parade
Wrote online versions of stories, scripts
Reporter
VCU's Capital News Service

January 2010 – March 2010 (3 months)

Produced spot-news stories, features, multimedia reports and photos from the state Capitol during the legislative session
Published stories by dozens of newspapers and Web sites, including The Connection Newspapers, The Virginia Gazette and Tidewater News

Translator
Capital News Radio

January 2010 – March 2010 (3 months)

Translated radio broadcasts from English to Spanish
Wrote, edited, recorded and posted radio broadcasts

Spectrum Editor
Commonwealth Times

May 2009 – November 2009 (7 months)

Proofed and copy-edited articles, photographs and layouts
Managed weekly meetings with section writers
Wrote stories on a variety of topics, including dance, theater and music
Interacted with sources in person, phone and e-mail

Arts & Culture Intern
Style Weekly Magazine

Marketing and Advertising industry

May 2009 – August 2009 (4 months)

Wrote articles for features section, news and "Belle Magazine"
Assisted with yearly restaurant guide
Associate Spectrum Editor
Commonwealth Times

August 2008 – May 2009 (10 months)

Proofed and copy-edited articles, photographs and layouts
Managed weekly meetings with section writers
Wrote stories on a variety of topics, including dance, theater and music
Interacted with sources in person, phone and e-mail
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Writing
Editing