I am a Californian native with a passion for all things entertainment. My
greatest strength in the field of communications is my organized self-
starter mentality, my excellent communication skills and my ability to
build and maintain close relationships with all types of people. I am
comfortable in my own shell, love to laugh and I enjoy every experience
that comes my direction.
You will notice I have experience as a junior publicist in the
entertainment industry, as an administrative and executive assistant in
the public relations field and as an event/production coordinator for
several non-profit organizations. I am seeking an opportunity where I
can best contribute my positive energy, my experiences, skills and
background to help an organization achieve their business objectives.
My goal is to have a career in public and media relations in the entertainment
ADD PHOTOS OF ME WORKING EVENTS
• COMPILATIONS OF MY COLLEGIATE WORK
• SPEAKING, VISUAL, WRITINGS, COMUNICATION OR EXTRACURICULAR ACTIVITIES
• Virtually anything can be presented in a digital portfolio: short or long texts, images, audio, video, presentations.
When selecting what to include consider
• • What evidence represents me as my best self?
• • What does my audience expect or want to see? What genre conventions, if any, apply to (digital) portfolios in my
• • What formats do my materials need to be in?
• • How can I organize my materials so my audience can easily find the material they’re looking for? (Unlike print,
websites are not read top to bottom in consecutive order)
• Summaries: emphasize the problem and the solution you developed with summaries of the projects that your
samples represent. Explain your role in the project and any particulars that highlight your contributions.
VQPR, LLC., CHATSWORTH, CA
JUNIOR PUBLICIST & EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT
JANUARY 2011 – PRESENT
•VQPR helped me establish close working relationships with artists and
management. I had the opportunity to attend all artists’ shows, events and
in-studio sessions for various musicians and celebrities.
•Provided comprehensive reports of progress/feedback
•Requested media information (meet & greets, interviews, tickets, etc.).
•Supplied concert & album reviews, broadcast footage to clients’
•Built and managed relationships with media outlets including editors,
influential bloggers, message board posters/administrators and other
•Maintained databases and media contact lists and distributed press kits,
CDS and other promotional materials to publicize client tours and
releases. Arranged phone-in/in-person interviews between artists & press
outlets (digital and traditional).
•Managed trending social communications via Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr,
•Coordinated logistics with press and clients’ management prior to
performances or interviews. Handled distribution of press passes, ticket
giveaways and street-teams activities.
•Implementedcelebrity red carpets including Sons of Anarchy Boot Ride
Campaign; responsible for event set-up.
ROCK AGAINST MS, CHATSWORTH, CA
FEBRUARY 2013 – PRESENT
•Arranged phone/in-person interviews
between artists and press outlets for event
•Coordinated media to cover event.
•Oversaw the front-end of the house, ran the
ticket booth and organized artist “Meet &
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INTERSCOPE RECORDS, SANTA MONICA, CA
JANUARY 2013 – MAY 2013
Largest American record label owned by Universal Music Group that focuses on rap, R&B,
rock, and commercial pop artists. The label promotes artists to various publications and
media channels while assembling press campaigns and tending to artists needs. Active
roster of artists including Black Eyed Peas, Mary J. Blige, Lady Gaga, 50 Cent, No Doubt,
Eminem, U2, Sting and The Rolling Stones. http://www.interscope.com/
MOTORMOUTHMEDIA, LOS ANGELES, CA
NOVEMBER 2012 – FEBRUARY 2013
A full-service boutique PR firm that specializes in cutting-edge music and pop culture accounts. The
firm actively consults with both labels and artist management on marketing strategies and building
brand awareness. Client representation include musicians, artists and festivals such as Placebo,
Animal Collective, Beirut, Yeasayer, Red Bull Music Academy and FYF Fest.
BIG HASSLE, LOS ANGELES, CA
OCTOBER 2012 – MARCH 2013
Music industry's top contemporary and indie music publicity and marketing firm that provides promotion and strategic
marketing campaigns for artists, musicians and music festivals such as Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Mumford and Sons,
Kings Of Leon, Dropkick Murphey’s, Bonnaroo and Outside Lands Music Festival. http://bighassle.com/
MITCH SCHNEIDER ORGANIZATION (MSO), SHERMAN OAKS, CA
INTERN (2012) & VOLUNTEER
JUNE 2012 – PRESENT
A leading entertainment publicity firm that represents major artists and music
festivals including Aerosmith, The Smashing Pumpkins, Deadmau5,
Coachella and Voodoo+ festivals. Clients cross all musical genres including
pop, rock, electronic, dance, hip-hop and country.http://www.msopr.com/
MOTORMOUTHMEDIA, LOS ANGELES, CA
NOVEMBER 2012 – FEBRUARY 2013
My role at Motormouthmedia was to: Distribute press materials digitally to all media outlets including
editors, bloggers and decision-makers.
Created press reports that include client research for distribution to record labels and management.
Provided notes during events for inclusion in press releases.
Managed media check-in at Red Bull Music Academy Culture Clash (Exchange Downtown, Los
Angeles) for four well-respected collectives (SMOG, Dim Mak, Friends of Friends, and Jeffree’s).
Special guest performances by George Clinton from Parliament-Funkadelic, DMX and B-Real of
FUR & FEATHER ANIMAL SANCTUARY, CHATSWORTH, CABOARD MEMBER
(2011) & VOLUNTEER
JANUARY 11 – PRESENT
501(c) non-profit organization dedicated to helping homeless and
unwanted animals with medical care, facilitating adoption, fighting against
animal cruelty and the rehabilitation of wildlife.
References & Feedback
Mitch Schneider Organization (MSO), Vice President
14724 Ventura Blvd. STE 500
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Phone: 818.380.0400 x224
Libby oversaw my duties at Mitch Schneider Organization. She can speak to
my ability of taking initiative, being dependable and conscientious. Cultivated
a great relationship and a strong reputation with MSO; they trust me every
year to help on-sight with the HARD Fest Event.
VQPR, LLC., Owner/CEO
9206 Franklin Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311
As the individual I reported to for 3+ years at VQPR, LLC
and Rock Against MS, Ms. Sayle can confirm I have
established close working relationships with artists,
management and the media as a Junior Publicist and
Executive Assistant in the entertainment industry.Sayle
confides in me to help her on various projects and can
highlight my contributions.
Interscope Geffen A&M Publicity, Executive Assistant to VP of
2220 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Randy was my supervisor at Interscope. He can attest to my
both in-office and on-site experience
participating for in-person interviews/drops, photo shoots and
high-end special events.
• Customized pages and samples: If you have a large
or diverse portfolio, think about how you would like
to categorize your samples and create a summary
page for each category. For example, I group my
work by communications types: user support,
process analysis, project documentation, marketing
communications, usability, etc.
SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
Social Media Expert - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, etc.
Mac & PC Proficient
Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access
Google Applications - Google Docs, Google Forms, Google Site, Google Plus,
PR Marketing Tools - CisionPoint, Constant Contact, Contactology, etc.
Online Ticketing Systems - Wantickets, Ticketfly