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08/2009- Present Freelance Audio Editor, Audible.com, Newark, NJ
Operate Pro Tools and/ or Sound Forge while following text of material
recorded; check quality of narration for accuracy, correct pronunciation,
consistency in character voices and intelligent interpretation of texts;
maintain even/ acceptable recording levels; research text via internet or
phone; proofread and qc edit work of other Editors; assist with ACX
auditions when needed; manage completed recordings; develop title scripts
for books; train new Editors; and other duties as assigned.
06/ 2006- 08/2009 Audio Engineer/Proofer, Talking Book Productions, New York, NY
Operated Pro Tools while following text of material being recorded;
Monitored quality of the studio recording per NLS specification; checked
quality of narration for accuracy, correct pronunciation, and intelligent
interpretation of texts; recorded narrators and maintained even/ acceptable recording
levels; proofread and edited work of readers’ and other Monitors; assisted in
training newly hired monitors; assisted in day to day workflow by creating a
list of what books needed editing, pickups or were complete; help distribute
work to other associates when available; and other duties as assigned.
05/2006- 06/2006 Personal Assistant, Mic Magazine, New York, NY
Assisted the Editor in Chief with all aspects of the Magazine including
finding advertisements, publishing, graphic design, promotions,
conducting and/or scheduling interviews with record label artists; acquired
artists for talent shows; and any other duties as assigned.
03/2006-05/2006 Style Expert, Lane Bryant, Bayside, NY
Analyze, understand, and anticipate market and industry trends,
competitors’ tactics, the consequences and implications of situations and to
demonstrate passion and innovation to ensure a competitive advantage;
answer incoming calls and provide assistance; open and close the store; and
any other duties as assigned.
10/2005- 01/2006 Cashier/Customer Service, Bed, Bath & Beyond, White Marsh,
Sold all products in all categories; answered incoming customer calls
and provided assistance; set and maintained retail merchandise stock
levels; ordered retail merchandise; opened and closed the store; and
any other duties as assigned.
06/2005- 08/2005 Intern, 107.5FM WBLS, New York, NY
Assisted with loading, editing, and creating drops; recorded
celebrity guests; assisted the Talent Director with guests and research;
conducted Internet research; performed general administrative duties such
as answering the telephone, typing, filing, copying, and faxing; collected
sound bytes for promos; and other duties as assigned.
05/2005- 08/2005 Intern, Quad Recording Studios, New York, NY
Assisted engineers in recording sessions, created a comfortable
environment for clients; effectively completing necessary tasks and errands
for management and clients; kept inventory of mics, tape stock, and
cleaning supplies; and other duties as assigned.
SKILLS: Intermediate Knowledge of French and Spanish, Pro Tools, Sound Forge, Final Cut
Pro, Mastering, Phonetics, Mac and PC Systems
AWARDS/ “Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies- Dawn of the Dreadfuls”- Earphones
NOMINATIONS: “Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies- Dawn of the Dreadfuls”- Best
Audiobook of the Year 2011
“Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies- Dawn of the Dreadfuls”- Nominated for an
Audie Award in 2011 in the Fiction category
“Dracula” –Earphone Award 2012
“Winter Sea”- Nominated for an Audie Award in 2012 in the Romance
“Winter Sea”-Won an Audie Award in 2012 in the “Solo
Narration- Female” category
“1Q84”- Nominated for an Audie Award in 2012 in the” Multi Voice