1811 N. Tamarind Ave. Apt. 321
Los Angeles, CA
To work for your company as a publicist , PR rep and or web producer and make you money.
SEO - rich copy writing
AP News Style Writing
List of updated Los Angeles Media Contacts
Knowledge of and use of all major blogging and social networking sites
including Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Reddit, Flippr, Wordpress.com, BlogSpot.com, Xanga.com, Stumbleupon.com Weebly.com, Livejournal.com and Squarespace.com, Yelp, Google +, Instagram
Fluent in French: speaking, reading and writing
Software: Power Point, Quicken, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver,
HTML Coding, CSS
Digital video cameras including Canon’s 5D
Newsletter compiling and writing
Email Marketing, CRM
Web Producer - videographer and editor (www.geoffsdirecting.wordpress.com)
Cinegeoff Podcast/Social Media Marketing Los Angeles, CA. 2012-Present
Web Content Writer/Blogger Los Angeles, CA. 2012 - Present
Creator and producer of several ongoing blogs on a variety of topics including www.cinegeoff.blogspot.com, which has about ten contributors, covers the entertainment and movie world and is the birthplace of the “Cinegeoff pod cast”.
Promenade Playhouse Santa Monica, CA. 2009 - 2010
Social Media Expert
Created first ever social media platform for the playhouse.
Increased ticket sales and attendance at shows.
Produced and perfected video shoots for their online network, built up online fan-base.
Westside Eclectic/Next Stage Theatre/Steve Allen Theatre 2009-2010
Wrote press releases, documents, articles, tweets, Yelp reviews
Gained placement in print and Internet press.
Designed and distributed fliers.
Rightside Advisors Beverly Hills, CA. 2007 - 2008
Internet Marketing Manager
Managed a series of financial newsletters that were sent out to hundreds of thousands of subscribers. Helped edit the newsletters, and rewrite them to accentuate Rightside Advisor’s priorities.
Programmed critical email blasts.
Commandeered Direct CRM marketing.
Developed a relationship with both second and third party vendors.
Rewrote training manual
Americom Broadcasting 2005-2006
In charge of promotional and production duties for seven different radio stations.
Worked closely with other staff to compose community announcements and internal communications.
Developed sales strategies and presentations. Oversaw, and had final approval of all advertising that went through the station.
Managed weekend promotions for local businesses.
Produced my own show: “Friday Night Live”.
KTVN Channel 2 News 2004-2005
Chose the best video content for the news day and wrote much of the script.
Produced different segments of the show.
Managed talent, maintained contact lists
Worked closely with press officers.
Sparks, NV. 2000 - 2002
Worked and mastered the Crime, Education and City Politics desks, also wrote on several important statewide issues.
Created and saw to finish several special sections, including: the graduation section, the health section and the entertainment page.
B.A. in Political Science, University of California at Berkeley
Created a grassroots campus comedy troupe from nothing that attracted a huge following and packed hundreds into theatres.
Revised and implemented creative promotional techniques and strategy for this troupe. Directed several plays on campus.
Several advanced writing courses.
Frequent contributor to the Heuristic Squelch, an on-campus humor magazine.
Created the campus film club, along with several other comedy clubs on campus.