My skill set is constantly evolving and my passion grows every day. Here is a snapshot of the things I've accomplished so far. You can also use the button to download a more complete .pdf copy of my resumé.

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Experience

Chef de nouvelles, numériques/News Editor, Digital
Presse Canadienne/Canadian Press — March 2017 – Present

Deputy executive producer, web
Montreal Gazette — Oct. 2014 – March 2017

My role in the newsroom is to develop, put in place and maintain audience engagement strategies whether it’s by developing series, producing content, optimizing articles or planning social media promotions. I assist in the daily news planning and development of stories. These tasks were added to my role as engagement editor. 

Engagement editor
Montreal Gazette — Oct. 2013 – Oct. 2014

Develop and engage with audiences on various platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat, and emerging networks. I succeeded in growing Montreal Gazette’s Facebook audience by 400 per cent, launch and host live Facebook videos, maintain a creative and engaged Instagram audience and show my colleagues the benefits of reaching people through networks. 

Multimedia content producer
Spundge Inc. — Feb. 2013 – Oct. 2013

Created videos, produced use cases, researched and wrote blog posts. I also gave live platform demonstrations to prospective clients and trained journalists on Spundge in order to help them research their beats and maximize content output. 

 

 

LANGUAGES

  • French (professional)
  • English (professional)

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor — University of King's College, 2011
    Journalism and sociology (Honours) 
  • Masters — University of King’s College, 2012
    Entrepreneurial journalism and mobile reporting

VOLUNTEERING & ASSOCIATIONS

  • Online News Association – Nov. 2015 – Present
  • Fédération des journalists professionnels du Québec – Nov. 2013 – Present

AWARDS & PRIZES

  • Newspapers General Excellence Society of American Business Editors and Writers – 2014

  • Gord Sinclair - Live Special Events – 2013 (Group award for provincial election coverage)

  • Evanov Radio Group Award – 2012

  • Canadian Journalism Award – 2010 (University of King's College Investigative Workshop)