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VANESSA DE LA VIÑA
Excellent communication skills; fully bilingual: Spanish and English.
Knowledgeable in iNews, ENPS, Adobe Premiere, Avid, Adobe Audition, Fast Edit and Final Cut Pro.
Solid work ethic, great organizational skills, and ability to work efficiently under pressure.
WSPA-TV – Greenville/Spartanburg, SC January 2014 – Present
Research and pitch several story ideas daily. Write, shoot, produce and front stories for our three entertainment shows. Represent our station at community events. Use social media outlets to promote stories and bring traffic to the channel and website.
KVIA-TV – El Paso, TX November 2011 – December 2013
Enterprise, research and pitch several story ideas everyday. Write, produce and report stories on tight deadlines for daily shows. Front stories live in the field at least twice a day. Manage and run the Las Cruces, N.M. bureau. Use social media outlets to promote stories and bring traffic to the channel and website.
University of Florida News Bureau – Gainesville, Fl January 2011 – May 2011
Wrote and reported multimedia news packages featured on the UF website as well as national media outlets. Produced live shots for major news outlets including CNBC, Yahoo! Sports, and MSNBC.
ABC News On Campus – Gainesville, Fl January 2010 – December 2010
Produced and reported radio, text, and television news stories featured on ABC News Radio, ABCNews.com, and ABC News Now. Filmed interviews and b-roll featured in stories on “Good Morning America” and “World News with Diane Sawyer.”
WUFT-TV/FM – Gainesville, Fl June 2009 – December 2010
Researched, developed, and reported story ideas for news and entertainment stories. Filmed, edited, wrote, and produced television news packages and VO/SOTs on daily deadlines. Conducted phone and live interviews. Wrote and voiced readers, bite stories, voicers, and wraps. Anchored the noon news show “All Things Considered.”
WCJB TV-20 News – Gainesville, Fl August 2009 – December 2009
Wrote and uploaded stories and videos to the WCJB website. Filmed b-roll and conducted interviews for packages. Cut packages, VO/SOTs, and VOs for the night beat.
WTVJ NBC Universal – Miramar, Fl May 2009 – August 2009
Wrote stories for the morning newscast and helped create the rundown. Sat in the booth to help produce the show.
The Miami Herald – Miami, Fl July 2005 – May 2006
Wrote monthly articles featured in the Neighbors section of the Miami Herald.
May 2011 University of Florida – Gainesville, Fl
B.S. in Telecommunication News
Minor in Theatre