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Public Relations/Organizational Communications Assistant

Miami, Florida, 33186, United States
March 13, 2012
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***** ** **** ******* *****, FL *3185 786-***-****


To assist a reputable organization in creating positive brand imaging and partnerships through different media assets, while allowing for personal professional growth in creating efficient marketing for future venues and platforms.


Communications/Public Relations Assistant 10/11-01/12

University of Miami Athletics, Coral Gables, FL

• Assisted in all game preparation related duties

• Organized media content for athletics website

• Served to the Director of Communications in all press and school events

Media Relations 05/11 – 08/11

New York Mets, Flushing, NY

• Catalogued daily news headlines referencing all company and team publicity

• Systematized team statistics for daily game summaries

• Assisted management with event preparation and in-game office relations

National Marketing & Communications Assistant 06/10 – 08/10

Democracia U.S.A. Group, Miami, FL

• Maintained the company’s media networking with affiliates in the Phoenix, New York, New Jersey and Washington D.C. area

• Arranged and prepared company media kits for shipment to partnering news editors

• Collaborated on company presentations

Production Assistant 06/08 – 08/08

Telemundo Television Network, Hialeah, FL

• Oversaw event preparation as a paid intern for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

• Logged and noted on live sporting events

• Organized taped events according to network order for air

Asst. Manager 04/08 – Present

The UPS Store, Miami, FL

• Established financial relations with prospecting business accounts

• Maintained an average clientele of +25 accounts per day

• Upheld company profits and marketability for quarter renewals

Staff Writer 11/10 – 05/11

New Roots News, St. Petersburg, FL

• Reported on and covered news stories surrounding Pinellas and Hillsborough County

• Categorized online media content for New Roots News website

• Upheld sourced networking for the weekly periodicals

Sports Editor/Staff Writer 08/07 – 12/09

The Miami-Dade College Catalyst, Miami, FL

• Named First Place finalist for Best Sports Column by the Florida Community College Press Association in the fall of 2008

• Named Second Place winner for award of the same name in the fall of 2009

• Assisted and collaborated copy editing and proofreading for final print


Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication

...University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

• USF Public Relations Student Society of America member; Walter E. Griscti chapter.

• Society of Professional Journalist Networking Liaison and Membership Chair.

Associate of Arts in Mass Communication/Journalism

Miami-Dade College, Miami, FL


Completed: Professional Writing Communicate/Culture/Community

Interview Communication Persuasion and Public Speaking Advanced Public Speaking Group Communication

Interpersonal Communication Principles of Public Relations


• Twenty-two years of spoken and literate fluency with the Spanish language

• Experienced use of Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop, and all Microsoft Office programs.

• Former broadcaster and radio co-host for the Miami-Dade College, DAM-B Sports Show

• Former student reporter for the Miami-Dade College run television series, MDC In-Focus

• Former beat writer and correspondent for the USF Student Government.

-Willing to relocate-