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Available for Long Island Work

Discussion in 'Freelance/stringer help available' started by beltranpedro05, Sep 27, 2009.

  1. beltranpedro05

    beltranpedro05 New Member

    Recent graduate of SUNY Oneonta in May. Already have experience working for ABC and did some freelance work for the Long Island Catholic. I have already covered football, cross country and volleyball for Long Island, and I would be more than happy to expand those horizons. Resume is below. Thank you for the consideration.

    Michael Ganci
    2771 Mayfield Place
    North Bellmore, NY 11710
    (516) 524-4426 cell (516) 679-1416 home

    OBJECTIVE: To obtain a job as a sports writer.

    EDUCATION: State University of New York College at Oneonta May 2009
    Bachelor of Science: Mass Communication, Minor: Journalism GPA 3.44


    Long Island Catholic Newspaper- Sports Writer, Roosevelt, NY August 2009-Present
    o Responsible for writing stories about Catholic High School Sports.
    o Take pictures of corresponding events with each story.

    American Broadcasting Company- Teleprompter Operator, Manhattan, NY July 2009- Present
    o Operate the teleprompter for various programs.
    o Work with talent to input material into system

    DailyStache.net- Editor, Bellmore, NY March 2008- Present
    o In charge of complete operation of the web site.
    o Write blogs; hire writers, network with industry professionals.

    BleacherReport.com- Scribe, Bellmore, NY May 2009- September 2009
    o Write baseball content for the articles section.
    o Work with html to post images and edit stories.

    Rotowire.com- Beat Writer, Oneonta, NY Nov. 2008- April 2009
    o In charge of providing news about the St. Louis Blues.
    o Write blogs, team updates and news about relevant hockey topics.

    Bloomberg College Editor’s Workshop- Attendee, Manhattan, NY May 26-30, 2008
    o Attended seminars at The New York Times, Bloomberg Inc., and The Nation
    o Networked with fellow college students about how to improve our school newspapers.

    Newsday- Intern- Sports Writer Melville, NY Sept. 2004- Dec. 2004
    o Recorded statistics and documented interview conversations.
    o Published clips which appeared on Newsday’s web site.

    State Times- Editor in Chief, SUNY Oneonta August 2006- May 2008
    o In charge of entire operation, decision making, layout decisions
    o Monitored email, phone calls and copy flow.

    The Final Countdown- Host, SUNY Oneonta January 2008- May 2009
    o Responsible to lead a discussion on a weekly sports talk show on television.
    o Prepare weekly topics for discussion.

    SUNY Oneonta Television Studios- Sports Announcer August 2006- May 2009
    o Responsible for play by play for SUNY Oneonta Sports
    o Announced games in Baseball, Basketball and Soccer

    Jason Molinet, Publisher, Early Edition Media Inc. 516-380-6995
    Brian Madden, Professor at SUNY, former FOX, ABC and NBC Radio Sports Anchorman, 607-436-3049
    Gary Turnier, Owner of CAMPS R’ US, 516-935-2267
  2. beltranpedro05

    beltranpedro05 New Member

  3. beltranpedro05

    beltranpedro05 New Member

  4. Bullwinkle

    Bullwinkle Member

    How were you a beat writer for the St. Louis Blues, based in Oneonta, NY?
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