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Joe Z. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 11, 2014

Joe Z.

   Ireland
  |   Dublin, Leinster

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Overview

Looking for cooperative projects and initiatives that will create a more sustainable and just society.

Specialties: Radio production, television production, new media strategy & planning, newsroom training, cooperative management/development

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Skills (10)

Tested
Radio Producing
Video Production
Podcasting
Radio
Broadcast
Journalism
New Media
Editing
Radio Broadcasting
Audio Editing

Employment

Dublin Food Cooperative Society
Board Member
2014 - Present
Oversee the operations and strategic planning for Ireland's oldest food cooperative. Member of Products and Communications Working Groups.
Action Plan Cooperative
Founding Member
2012 - Present
Development cooperative start-up. Creating weekly radio show/podcast Consensus.coop, community asset mapping in Ireland, serving on cooperative boards, and volunteering at credit unions.
Circle Pines Center
Workshop Instructor
2013 - 2013
Presented a Cooperative Action Planning workshop at the People's Institute.
Smiley & West
Executive Producer
2010 - 2013
Booked guests, edited audio, wrote scripts, produced special projects, liaised with stations and distributor, created live video webcasts, and updated website & social media.
South Side Community Federal Credit Union
Project Intern
2010 - 2011
Managed projects for this community development credit union as part of my studies at Chicago State University.
The Tavis Smiley Show
Producer
2005 - 2010
Booked, edited, reported, and wrote for this weekly public radio programme.
RTE Credit Union
Board Member
2008 - 2009
RTÉ
News Editor
2007 - 2009
Editor of the largest news website in Ireland; created the 24-hour digital news channel RTÉ News Now; wrote/edited news stories; supervised staff of ten journalists; managed €800,000+ budget;...
NPR
Freelance Reporter
2006 - 2008
Covered the 2006 Thai coup and Irish pork recall for the leading U.S. public radio network.
GSM Association
Finance Assistant
2006 - 2006
Processed data and assisted accountants in the finance department of this trade association.
Mediabistro
Instructor
2006 - 2006
Taught two public radio journalism classes for this adult education service.
The Medicines Company
Data Entry Clerk
2005 - 2006
Processed and entered data at clinical trial sites using various software programs.
KCRW
Board Operator/Announcer
2005 - 2006
Served as announcer and board operator for this U.S. public radio station.
Air America Radio
Executive Producer
2004 - 2005
Founding executive producer for this ground-breaking talk radio network; created the newsmagazine show "So What Else Is News?"; produced daily talk show "Unfiltered", hosted by Chuck D, Rachel...
American Public Media
Director/Producer, Marketplace
2001 - 2004
Directed America’s highest-rated business programme; produced special projects and pilot programmes; reported from Ireland, Argentina and Chicago; trained editorial staff on new technology.
Network News Service
Producer
2000 - 2003
Wrote copy and coordinated video feeds for this U.S. video news service.
Wisconsin Public Radio
Announcer/Producer
1998 - 2000
Produced and edited news reports for the second-largest public radio network in the U.S.; served as on-air host, talk show producer, and board operator.
Physicians Plus Insurance Corporation
Pharmacy Services Clerk
1998 - 1999
Handled member issues, filed sensitive documents, and wrote S.O.P. manual for department.
Knupp Watson & Wallman
Writer / Producer / Receptionist
1998 - 1999
Wrote scripts, produced women's health series, and answered phones for this full-service advertising and public relations agency.
WTTW/Chicago PBS
Volunteer Supervisor / Data Entry Clerk
1993 - 1997
Processed pledge forms, investigated member issues, and trained volunteers for America’s largest public television station.
WSIL-TV
Producer
1995 - 1996
Line produced the weekend newscasts at this top 100 ABC affiliate.

Education

Chicago State University
B.A. Cooperative Development
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Lane Technical High School
HS Diploma
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