Resume

CAMILLE J. CRUZ

White Plains, New York / (914) 912-6867

Email:camjcruz@gmail.com / Website: http://www.camillejaycruz.com

WORK HISTORY

Freelance Media Coverage                                                                                                                     

  • Governor’s Ball Festival 2017                                                                     New York, NY
  • Northside Festival Festival 2017                                                               Brooklyn, NY
  • Made in America Festival 2016                                                               Philadelphia, PA
  • Panorama Festival 2016                                                                            New York, NY
  • Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival 2016                                                          Brooklyn, NY
  • BET Awards/Experience 2016                                                      Los Angeles, CA
  • Faces in the Crowd Concert Series 2015 -2016                                    New York, NY
  • The Pulse On Tour 2015                                                                          New York, NY
  • Essence Music Festival 2015 -2016                                                   New Orleans, LA 
  • BET Music Matters Concert Series 2015                                                New York, NY
  • The Source 360 Festival 2014 – 2015                                                        Brooklyn, NY
  • New York Fashion Week 2013-2016                                                        New York, NY
  • Intl. Assoc. of Blacks in Dance Conference 2013                             Washington DC
  • Presidential Debate 2012                                                                      Hempstead, NY

 

Content Producer CatScape Productions,  New York, NY                           12/16- Present

“We Are The Joneses”/ ” Where Are They Now?” (Centric TV)

  • Research and write copy for daily digital broadcasts on topics including news, entertainment, lifestyle, and trends. Gather assets & graphics
  • Organize and maintain shot lists, shoot schedules, and production timelines
  • Log and research audience interaction statistics in order to create innovative online and social media strategies

Digital Content Producer AllHipHop.com LLC, New York, NY            1/16- Present

  • Research, interview, and write content for daily publication on article topics including music, movies, style, and trends
  • Shoot and edit video interviews using AVCHD camera and Adobe Premiere software
  • Live report at various NYC red carpets, concerts, festivals and events

Digital Content Manager/Media Correspondent  L Spot, Brooklyn, NY  12/12 – Present

  • Research, interview, and write content for daily publication on article topics including music, movies, style, and trends Shoot and edit video interviews using AVCHD camera and AVID Media Composer or Final Cut Pro software
  • Live report for L Spot at various NYC events
  • Edit article submissions and manage website for content and design
  • Utilize social media to establish audience database

Editorial Contributor             Sway’s Universe , New York, NY             10/14- Present

Sway in The Morning, Sway’s Universe by Sway Calloway (Sirius XM)

  • Submit content pitches for use in online publication
  • Research and write posts on music, movies and interviews
  • Update website and social media with latest content

Production Intern 106.1FM  WBLI Cox Media Group, Long Island, NY            1/14- 6/14

  • Edit Top 40 Music Show broadcasts into podcasts, and promotional clips using Adobe Audition audio editor.
  • Create and update online content with current events, trends, and topics.
  • Assist in copy writing for on-air talent
  • Assist in board management for disc jockeys/producers  during morning show broadcasts.

Anchor (News, Entertainment)  Hofstra News Now, Long Island, NY          1/14 – 5/14

  • Research, write and edit videos, text and audio using ENPS and AVID Media Composer
  • Read copy live on air for weekly publication

Radio Personality / Segment Reporter  88.7 FM WRHU, Long Island, NY    12/12 – 5/14

  • Host and produce bi-weekly Top 40 morning show
  • Prepare and broadcast daily on-air traffic, weather, and local news reports
  • Operate radio production board during live broadcasts

Editorial Intern         Black Dance Magazine, Washington, DC                         1/13 – 6/13

  • Researched and authored articles for print and online publication
  • Uploaded articles to website and ensured proper configuration
  • Assisted marketing team with efforts to increase audience using social media

SKILLS

  • Digital Audio Editing (Pro Tools 10, Adobe Audition, Audacity, Garage Band),
  • Digital Video Editing (Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro, Imovie)
  • Basic HTML coding, AP Style INews, ENPS, WordPress, AVCHD Equipment, Wix Website Builder, HootSuite, Google Analytics 

EDUCATION

  • WEEN (Women Entertainment Empowerment Network) Academy Fellowship 7/16
  • B.A., Broadcast Journalism, Hofstra University, Dean’s List                  5/14
  • Radio Board Training 88.7 FM WRHU, Hofstra University                     12/12

ACTIVITIES / AWARDS

  • Vice President Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Xi Gamma Chapter      11/13-5/14
  • Contributor LI Report, Black Ink Magazine, Long Isla                            9/12-5/14
  • Public Relations Chair Association of Black Journalists Hofstra University 9/12 – 5/14
  • President IMANI Dance Ensemble, Hofstra University                                 5/12 – 5/14
  • Guest Personality UGX, Something Serious & DTF Radio 104 FM, 90.3 FM WHPC               11/12- 6/13 
  • Editor “The Falcon” Newspaper, Woodlands High School                         9/09 -6/10

PUBLICATIONS

  • All Hip Hop  https://allhiphop.com/author/camillejcruz/
  • Video Interviews/Editing,                    https://www.youtube.com/user/ThaLSpot1/videos
  • The L Spot,                                        http://www.thalspotentpr.com/#!tha-l-spot-chats-w-unimix-film/c16hm
  • Black Ink Newsletter,                          http://www.habjblackink.com/2012/09/30/black-fraternity-tackles-greek-life-
    misconceptions/
  • Her Campus,                                      http://www.hercampus.com/author/camille-cruz
  • Long Island Report,                            http://www.longislandreport.org/news/first-time-li-home-buyers-closer-to-american-dream/14162

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