I am a digital content producer based in Toronto, Ontario and work in the Canadian media and entertainment industry. I have experience in entertainment journalism, writing, editing, photography, video production, web design (HTML & CSS), SEO and social media. I love pop culture and digital trends.
From covering breaking news, to celebrity interviews, to managing social channels for established brands.
— Develop, coordinate and implement targeted social media postings — Engage in customer response — Work with Managers and Communication Advisors for key initiatives — Support digital media including web, video, photography, and design
Plan and build editorial content and social calendar for Women & Lifestyle brand websites (which include CMT Canada and W Network). Work closely with marketing and programming departments to ensure social media and digital initiatives are consistent with brand objectives. Regular site maintenances (including show pages, promo/stunt pages) and design work. Provide insights on site traffic and social m media growth. Manage the delivery of full length episodes, clips and webisodes. Arrange for the delivery of content with third party, including iTunes and Google Play.
Plan and build editorial content (website, newsletter) and social calendar for Women, Family and Pay -- including CMT Canada, ABC Spark, Movie Central, Sundance and HBO Canada. Work closely with the networks’ marketing and programming departments to ensure social media and digital initiatives are consistent with brand objectives. Regular site maintenance (includes show pages, promo/stunt pages) and design work (manipulating graphics). Provide insights on site traffic and social media growth. Manage the delivery of full length episodes, clips and webisodes. Add content across iTunes and Google Play.
Wrote, edited and published entertainment news stories with a focus on movies. Also planned reviews and photo galleries across MSN.ca and Bing News app. Stayed up to date with the latest breaking celebrity news and created copy as required under tight deadlines. Engaged with and grew social audience and executed contests. Managed team of writers. Contributed to blogs and podcasts. Worked with third party to submit podcasts. Interviewed actors from wide range of television programs (reality, primetime, sitcoms and soap operas) and film.
Created and managed microsite for the Postmedia group of newspaper websites (Montreal Gazette, Calgary Herald and Vancouver Sun) as well as Canada.com and Dose.ca. Covered breaking news events (Royal Wedding, Oscars, TIFF, Grey Up and the MuchMusic Video Awards). Filmed and edited own interviews.
Completed Honours Bachelor of Arts in June 2008. Majoring in Communication, Culture & Information Technology. Minors in Art History and World History.
Completed a degree in Digital Communication from the School of Animation, Arts and Design. Joint program with the University of Toronto.
Article on Star Trek: Discovery airing on Space in Canada as well as a teaser trailer. (The TV Watercooler; July 2016)
Interviews with General Hospital stars William deVry (Julian), Dominic Zamprogna (Dante) and Robert Palmer Watkins (Dillon) when they were in Toronto to help raise money and awareness for the Leukemia &...
The heyday of the popcorn teen adaptations many of us saw in high school. (W Dish; December 2015)
Tips from The Amazing Race Canada’s senior producer on what not to do with your audition video.
Chat with Gino and Jesse following their win. Here’s what they had to say about which other teams surprised them, the fighting and winning.
Here are five reasons why the 1990 version still holds up after 25 years in comparison to 2014’s critically and fan-panned version. (W Dish; March 2015)
After six seasons and more than one hundred episodes, the sun is about to set on The Hills for good next week when the MTV reality series airs its...