Georgette Cardenas-Gunn

Freelance Television Producer & Article Writer

Location:Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
2 Skills
Skills Profile: Television Production/ Communications Professional seeking to move into Public Relations. Motivated, inspired and hardworking individual with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. Fast learner with a strong work ethic, leadership and event coordination experience. Educated in marketing, planning and communication strategies. Proficient in Microsoft Office. Fluent in Spanish.

B.A., Communications, 2004
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida
Minor in Business Administration, Certificate in Ethnic Studies

Work Experience

Telefutura Network/ Univision
Assistant Director / Graphics Operator, 2011- Current
Assist director and coordinate production activity. Posses exceptional time management and organization skills. Able to effectively communicate with crew in highly stressful situations. Team leader and great multitasker.

Dockside Corporate Services
Event Coordinator (2009-Ongoing per event)
Trade Show Ambassador to foreign businesses, sold company’s services, managed and motivated team of 20 volunteers at both Miami and Ft Lauderdale Boat shows.

Prodigy Real Estate Solutions, Weston, Florida
Administrative Assistant, 2007- 2010
Worked directly under Broker for three years in office administration, networking and selling the company’s services. Earned a Mortgage Broker’s license.

Maria Salas, Entertainment and Movie Critic, Miami, Florida
Assistant Producer/ Writer, 2004 - 2008
Conducted and coordinated primary research on behalf of the producer. Served as bilingual internal reporter for selected movie/press junkets. Screened movies and transcribed movie capsules and interviews for MGM Studios. Co-author of articles published monthly in the nationally distributed Aventura magazine.

NBC 6/ Telemundo 51, Miramar, Florida
Assignment Desk Editor, 2005 / Studio Field Operator, 2005 – 2006
Researched, developed and pitched story ideas to producers, coordinated all aspects of stories for daily news cast. Monitored scanners and dispatched news crews while following up on all story leads. Floor Director in the NBC6/T-51 studios for all live shows, managed and directed talent. Graphics and robotic camera operator for NBC6 News, Noticiero Telemundo 51 and WB 39.