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REPORTER AND EDITOR
Journalism & Business Communications
Reporter and editor with a strong business background, as well as online publishing and digital media. Possess excellent oral and written communications skills, and ability to handle multiple changing deadlines simultaneously. Operate with a strong sense of urgency and thrive in deadline driven environments. Fascinated by innovation, research and development, entrepreneurship, taxation, manufacturing, the renewable energy sector, leadership and science and technology.
Reporting & Editing · Business Profile Writing · Feature Writing
Hard News Writing · Research & Pitching Skills · Social Media
HTML & CSS · Copy Editing · Canadian Press Style
THE CANADIAN BUSINESS JOURNAL – Mississauga, ON
In-depth monthly profiles of successful enterprises, business news, and features for business executives.
Freelance Profile Writer (June to Oct. 2013 – Oct. 2015 to Current)
KPMG CANADA – Toronto, ON
Leading international tax, audit, and legal firm.
Writer and Editor (Feb. 2014 – July 2015)
THE NATIONAL POST, GUELPH MERCURY, WINDSOR STAR, VANCOUVER OBSERVER
Award-winning daily Canadian newspapers.
News Writing Intern (2011 – 2013)
CHARLATAN – Ottawa, ON
Independent weekly student newspaper at Carleton University.
News reporter (2011 – 2012)
CARLETON UNIVERSITY – Ottawa, ON Canada’s leading and oldest journalism school.
Teaching Assistant, Office Administrator, Videographer (2011 – 2013)
HURRIYET DAILY NEWS – Istanbul, Turkey
Turkish English-language newspaper covering domestic, regional and international news.
Copyeditor (Sept. 2009 – Feb. 2010)
Certificate in Digital Photography, George Brown College, 2016
Master of Arts in Journalism, Carleton University, 2013
Ladies Learning Code, HTML, CSS, Java Script, WordPress, Drupal
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Carleton University, 2008