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As a graduate from Marquette University with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a master’s degree in Media Studies from the University of Wisconsin: Milwaukee, I’m a passionate strategist and copywriter looking to push myself and further my skills in marketing, promotion, and media production. I’m currently employed as a strategist at GS Design.

  • Content strategy, coordination, planning, project management, cross-channel content, copywriting, research
  • Social media management, community management, social copywriting
  • Print and web journalism
  • Academic Research and Writing
  • Editing, proofreading, interviewing, writing (AP Style)
  • Magazine/Newspaper Layout
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Superb teamwork, organizational and multitasking skills
  • Windows OS, Mac OS X, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, FrontPage, Photoshop, InDesign, Sprout Social, Hootsuite

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI – Master of Arts Degree in Media Studies, Spring 2012

-Thesis- Concepts of Authorship in Video Game Culture: Consumer and Producer Discourses of Creativity and Commercialization

Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI – Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism, December 2008

University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

GS Design, Milwaukee, WI – Content Coordinator, February 2013-Present

-Clients- HOG Magazine, Harley-Davidson eCommerce, Mercury Marine Global Website, NCH Website, Dr. McGillicuddy’s Social Management

Creative Page, Mukwonago, WI – Freelance Work, October 2012-January 2013

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwauke, WI – Teaching Assistant, Fall 2010-Spring 2012

Freelance Journalism, Milwaukee, WI, Present

-Clients- Games Radar, Playstation: The Official Magazine, MKE – Milwaukee Weekly Entertainment Paper, Marquette Tribune

Strive Media Institute, Milwaukee, WIGumbo Teen Magazine Editorial Intern, Summer 2007

Marquette Tribune, Milwaukee, WIMarquee (Arts & Entertainment) Reporter, Fall 2007-Summer 2008

Waukesha Electric Systems, Waukesha, WI

Contract Work, Summer 2007

Accounting Intern, June, 2006-January, 2007

Gamestop, Brookfield, WI -Game Advisor, May, 2005-May, 2007

Best Buy, Brookfield, WICustomer Assistant, Summer 2008-December 2008

Writing

Dr. McGillicuddy Social Copywriting, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

HOG Magazine Feature Story

H-D eCommerce Copywriting, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Employee Profile  

Games Radar video game review, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; Games Radar feature, 2

Playstation: The Official Magazine video game review

Video Games Live Interview with Tommy Tallarico

Fever Marlene Interview

Of Montreal (Pabst Theater) Concert Review

Local H Interview

Graphic Design

Buell 1125RR Photoshop Work

“Indiependent Gaming” – Magazine design for senior magazine design course

Photography

Dr. McGillicuddy Social Photography, 2, 3, 4, 5

Wisconsin State Fair 1, 2

Music Photography

Spoon at Pabst Theater

New Pornographers at Pabst Theater

Blackberries Interview

Click here for downloadable resume

LinkedIn Profile

careyapeck@gmail.com

262-352-7120




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