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Abby Sherlock Resume 2020


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Abby Sherlock Resume 2020

  1. 1. ABBY SHERLOCK | Skills Summary TalentRelations,Producing,ProjectManagement,CommunityPrograms,Writing, Public Speaking, Hosting, Interviewing, Public Relations, Press events, Event Planning, Proficient in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Jira, Asana, PowerPoint and Adobe Creative Suite. Education University of Southern California / Class of 2022 Master of Fine Arts in Interactive Media Games Division – School of Cinematic Arts University of California San Diego / Class of 2019 Communications/Theatre Double Major with Film Minor--3.7 Overall GPA Cum Laude Experience Horseless Cowboy Voice Over, Directing and Casting Intern – January 2020 - Present At the intersection of technology and entertainment, Horseless Cowboy’s team has overseen the casting and production of English dubbing and videogame performancesincludingFallout4,LifeisStrangeandDestiny.HCalsoconsultswithVR and new media companies on how to integrate dramatic performances in their projects. Assists with running casting sessions, character breakdowns, etc NZXT (PC Company) PartnershipsIntern June 2019 – September2019 Assistwiththesuccessfulplanning,strategy,andexecutionofinfluencermarketing campaigns with the Social and PR teams. Identify, establish, and maintain close relationships with all key media agencies and influencers across NA and oversee gaming and PC media influencers. Help with events, including participation and staffing at industry shows like PAX, TwitchCon Anime Expo VIP Meet and Greets. (Talent list including the biggest streamers on Twitch and Mixer such as Pokimane, Valkyrie, Courage, Ninja, NickMercs and more.) Tespa (Partnered with Blizzard Entertainment) Community Coordinator, Chapter Quality & Admissions. June 2018 – July 2019 Assist in planning a year-round chapter recruitment & admissions program strategy, project management, advise HQ in vetting potential chapters against requirements and values, revisit specific chapter charter criteria to keep up consistent communications with chapters, sufficiently inform members of the standards, obligations, benefits, programs, processes and ideals of Tespa and act as a public- facing representative on behalf of the brand to club leaders, members, and students across multiple channels.
  2. 2. 2 Legendary Entertainment (Nerdist, Alpha, Geek & Sundry Brands) Creative Marketing Production Intern. June 2018 – September 2018 Coordination with all LDN brands (Legendary Digital Networks) to help Marketing team with day-to-day duties on story development, production and research for 40+ podcasts, streams and shows. Project management from ideation to execution, advertising promotional activities, social media, producing, writing, creative ideas, publishing calendars, organization of press events and assistance in the film studio, meetings & conventions. Home of classics like Critical Role, The Guild and Nerdist News. The La Jolla Playhouse Public Relations / Communications Intern. January 2017 – June 2017 Managed, developed, organized and distributed promotional materials, press kits, and press releases. Ran social media accounts, Marketing ideas and represented the Playhouse with sponsors at events in addition to public speaking on behalf of the company. Worked on Disney’s FREAKY FRIDAY and Jimmy Buffet’s ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE. Speaking and On-Camera Talent Experience Select Companies and Events Worked on: OverwatchLeagueVancouverTitans,E3, Supergirl Gamer Pro, Counter Logic Gaming, Girls in Gaming at Riot Games, UCI Esports, Red Bull Media House, Steelseries, ULT Esports, DX Racer, Electronic Software Association, U.S Air Force, ESL. Featured panelist, host and speaker at multiple conventions and events working with different partners and companies on such topics as diversity in gaming, women’s representation in media and community management. Awards and Acknowledgements IGDA Velocity GDC Scholar 2020 Girls Make Games Fellow 2020 Annenberg Research Fellow 2020 Women in Games Ambassador WIGJ 2020 Forbes 30 under 30 Runner up Finalist in Games 2019 UC San Diego Most Involved Scholar 2019 – 2018 UC San Diego Emerging Leader 2017 Chi Omega Nancy Walton Laurie Leadership Institute Attendee 2017 UC San Diego Outstanding Freshman 2016