Ramon M. Ortiz - Programming And Promotions Intern

414 Sutter Avenue, 6B, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Career Objective

  • To obtain a challenging entry-level position in the Broadcasting or Communications field.

Professional Skills Profile

  • Fluent in both English & Spanish
  • 8 years of customer service expertise.
  • Broadcasting experience with an internship at a Comcast/ Cox/ Time Warner company.
  • Strong academic background focused on Communications, Broadcasting, Media, and Film, as well as skilled in Social Media and Mass Marketing.

Employment History

May 2012 – August 2012

iN DEMAND Networks LLC

New York, NY

Programming and Promotions Intern

  • Screened promotional materials for quality control.
  • Complied several digital video reels, alleviating physical library space.
  • Researched & updated past records for the NESBIT Library System with additional details.
  • Transcribed audio files from promotional materials for the use of professional voice-over actors & sound engineers.
  • Worked closely with the Social Media Coordinator producing and scheduling content for social network consisting of over 130,000 followers.

October 2010 - Current

Skechers USA

New York, NY

Sales Associate; Floor Manager

  • Met and exceeded established store and individual sales and performance goals daily.
  • Demonstrated strong leadership and interpersonal skills.
    • Assisted as Floor Manager, simultaneously servicing customers and managing sales associates.
  • Required to be able to work well under pressure, multi-task, and follow direction in a high traffic and high volume store.
  • Generated sales by engaging and connecting with each customer through the utilization of product and brand knowledge.

Relevant Experience

2009

Fringe; Fox Broadcasting Company

Brooklyn, NY

Background actor

  • Season 1, episode 12 entitled “The No-Brainer” on location at the campus of CUNY Brooklyn College. Filmed over 6 hours, alongside star Joshua Jackson.

2009

Video Music Awards, MTV Networks

New York, NY

Volunteer participant

  • Generated crowd enthusiasm, through positive scripted reenactment. Acted as crowd member & seat filler in order to create an exciting and memorable Award Ceremony, including notable appearances by Kanye West, Taylor Swift, Jay-Z, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, & more. Filmed a total of 8 hours on location at Rockefeller Center & Radio City Music Hall.

Education

September 2008 – May 2013

CUNY Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, NY

Bachelors of Arts in Communications; GPA-3.4

  • Minor in English
  • Concentration in Film & Communication Research
  • Honors & Activities:
    • Deans List (2010, 2011)
    • Sci-Fi, Anime & Manga Corps. Club member

Computer Skills

  • Microsoft Office Professional (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Highly developed Online Research skills

Affiliations

Free Arts NYC

New York, NY

Volunteer Buddy

Boy Scouts of America

Brooklyn, NY

Troop 96 member

Kids' Food Basket

Grand Rapids, MI

Volunteer Donor

Links

  • Check out my professional profile and connect with me on LinkedIn. http://lnkd.in/Je6kb8
  • Check out my Film Research Project: http://21centuryscifi.tumblr.com/
  • Check out my PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/RamonMOrtizJr/wikipedia-as-a-democracy