Experienced On Air, Beat Reporter, Graphics
Experienced On Air, Beat Reporter, Graphics
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BRIAN C. MERCHANT

19 Gordon Road ● Shrewsbury, MA 01545 ● (508)340-5225 ● [email protected]

 

Education:

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE, TN

Bachelors of Science in Communication – Journalism and Electronic Media degree received Aug 2011

Courses include Writing for Print, Writing for Broadcast, Editing, Radio, Radio Promotion, Photo Journalism, Sports reporting, Public Relations, and Marketing                                                                                                               

 

Work Experience:

August 2010 – June 2012       Oak Ridge FM Inc - WNOX 100.3 (Internship Aug ’10 - Dec ‘10, staff Jan ’11 - June ‘12)

                                                Beat Reporter and Technician

·         Covered University of Tennessee football and basketball practices and games

·         Live in studio and phone practice reports along with other on air segments

·         Remote Technician – set up and broke down on location live remotes

·         Ran live board and call screened for weekend programing

·         Learned Adobe Audition and Simian

·         Marketing at live events

 

January 2012 – Feb 2013       Brian Stevens for Tennessee State Senate, District 7

                                                Campaign Staff

·         Logo design

·         Creative consultant

·         Editor

 

January 2010 – August 2010  WUTK-FM 90.3

                                                Disc Jockey and Production Staff

·         Disc jockey shifts at least three times per week

·         Entered new music into Selector

·         Recorded voice tracking for overnight shifts

·         Produced underwriting spots

·         Marketing at live events

 

July 2002 – December 2009   CVS Pharmacy

                                                Pharmacy Technician

·         Customer Service/Cashier

·         Data Entry

·         Filled Rx’s

Skills:

            Writing:

·         Print stories

·         Press Releases

·         Blogs

Social Media:

·         Facebook

·         Twitter

·         Blogger

                Computer:

·         Audio Editing: Adobe Audition, Cool Edit and Audacity

·         Photoshop

·         Microsoft Word, Excel

·         Final Cut Pro

·         Troubleshoot problems on my own

·         Above average with Technical problems

                Other:

·         Creative, Idea man

·         Strong public communication skills, customer service

·         Artistic

·         Quick learner

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Education

Journalism & Electronic Media @ University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Jun 2007 — Aug 2011
UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE, TN
Bachelors of Science in Communication – Journalism and Electronic Media degree received Aug 2011
Courses include Writing for Print, Writing for Broadcast, Editing, Radio, Radio Promotion, Photo Journalism, Sports reporting, Public Relations, and Marketing

Experience

Beat Reporter/Technician/On Air @ Oak Ridge FM Inc. - WNOX
Aug 2010 — Jun 2012
August 2010 – June 2012 Oak Ridge FM Inc - WNOX 100.3 (Internship Aug ’10 - Dec ‘10, staff Jan ’11 - June ‘12)
Beat Reporter and Technician
• Covered University of Tennessee football and basketball practices and games
• Live in studio and phone practice reports along with other on air segments
• Remote Technician – set up and broke down on location live remotes
• Ran live board and call screened for weekend programing
• Learned Adobe Audition and Simian
• Marketing at live events
DJ/Production Staff @ WUTK-FM 90.3 The Rock
Jan 2010 — Aug 2010
January 2010 – August 2010 WUTK-FM 90.3
Disc Jockey and Production Staff
• Disc jockey shifts at least three times per week
• Entered new music into Selector
• Recorded voice tracking for overnight shifts
• Produced underwriting spots
• Marketing at live events

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