Content Executive (Feb 2017-Jan 2018)
Managing the digital multimedia production of iSportconnect, the largest global private network of sport business executives. Outline content strategies and planning, content production, organise day-to-day output on social media channels, using analytic tools to tailor content around key search terms and words to maximise site traffic. Overviewing of ‘Opinions’ column and management of its contributors, conducting face-to-face interviews with high-profile sport business personalities.
Contributor (Aug-Dec 2016)
Helped to create an authoritative point of information and debate on the Internet, concerning Italy and Italian America. Contributed with several articles and visual content on a wide range of topics: politics, culture, sport, and current events. Published my own weekly column, discussing on Italian football.
Senior Editor (May-July 2016)
Overviewed the travel section for the online startup magazine. Provided written, photo and video content, and managed the magazine’s social media outlets. Head of several projects, including the first-ever 360 video tours of the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Realized, along with other two people, an exhaustive account on the sport scene in Pittsburgh, PA. We spent several days in the city, gathered interviews, videos, and visuals, The project was a mix of articles, videos, photos and data visualisation tools.
Writer (Aug-Dec 2015)
Published articles for the online magazine, covering feature events and attractions of the Upstate New York area. My feature on Italian food culture had the highest number of views on the entire site. Learned how to work with SEO and analytics tools. Contributed with data analysis and graphic design.
Sport Communication Intern (Aug-Dec 2014)
The Lincoln University
Ensured the best media coverage of Lincoln Lion’s athletics. Maintained the Lion’s image relative to the media and fans wishing to learn more about Lincoln athletics. Worked closely with the Communication Director, helping him manage the social media pages and producing content for the Lincoln Athletics website.
Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, 360 video production, Autopano Suite, Unity, iMovie, GarageBand, Mailchimp, video and photography, ThingLink, CARTO, data visualization and basic coding.
Fluent in Italian, English, and Spanish
Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, YouTube, LinkedIn, WordPress, AngelList
Heartsaver CPR AED
Syracuse University (July 2016)
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
M.A. in Magazine, Newspaper and Online Journalism
The Lincoln University (2011-2015)
B.S. in Mass Communication: Print & Broadcast Journalism
Class of 2015 Salutatorian
Dean’s Award for Mass Communication/Broadcast Journalism
2x Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. 2nd District Scholar of the Year.
Alpha Mu Gamma Foreign Language Honor Society
American Red Cross – Volunteer Blogger/Writer (2016-Present)
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. – President (2014-2015)
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. – Secretary (2013-2014)
National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) – VP of Internal Affairs (2014-2015)
Student-Athlete – Soccer, Cross Country, Track & Field (2011-2015)