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Liam Johnson
Professional Summary

Seasoned in the Marketing & Promotions field with more than 7+ years of experience in fast-paced competitive environment. Excellent Communication and People skills. Track record of achieving exceptional results in Radio & Television as well as Event Coordination & Marketing.

Skills
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Critical Thinking
  • Communications and Media
  • Speaking
  • Persuasion
  • Negotiation
  • Psychology
  • Customer and Personal Service
Experience
PROMOTION"S DIRECTOR 06/2013 to Present
DALLASWEEKLY.COM REPORTER, INDAMIXLIVE.COM PERSONALITY DALLAS, TX
  • MEMBER OF THE NORTH TX MEDIA GROUP
  • OF NORTH TX MEDIA GROUP/ REPORTER/ TV & RADIO PERSONALITY.
  • Highlights generating ideas for stories and features and following leads from news agencies, the police, the public, press conferences and other sources; pitching ideas to editors and commissioners; researching and collating evidence and information to support a story using relevant information sources such as the internet, archives, databases, etc.; writing scripts for bulletins, headlines and reports; selecting appropriate locations, pictures and sound and exercising editorial judgement on the best angle to approach a story from; identifying necessary resources and deploying/managing technical crews for location shoots, including sound operators and camera crew; providing directorial input, advising crews on what to film or record; using portable digital video (DV) cameras and other equipment to record material and appropriate editing software to produce complete packages for broadcast; preparing and presenting material 'on air' for both pre-recorded and live pieces; identifying potential interviewees, briefing them, preparing interview questions and conducting both live and recorded interviews; preparing timings for each news item and monitoring these during broadcast; deciding on the running order for bulletins and making any necessary changes during broadcast; developing and maintaining local contacts and assuming a public relations role; understanding and complying with media law and industry codes of conduct.
  • Accomplishments
  •  DALLAS WEEKLY REPORTER & SALES REP COVERED HIP HOP FOR HIV 2013 FOR WELIVETV.COM & THE DALLAS WEEKLY/ NORTH TX MEDIA GROUP COVERED MEGA FEST 2013 INTERVIEWES WITH BONE THUGS N HARMONY INTERVIEWS WITH DORROUGH MUSIC INTERVIEWS WITH SCAR FACE INTERVIEWS WITH YUNG NATION INTERVIEWS WITH ADd+ INTERVIEWS WITH J.COLE INTERVIEWS WITH SLIM THUGG.
  • Announce musical selections, station breaks, commercials, or public service information, and accept requests from listening audience.
  • Identify stations, and introduce or close shows, using memorized or read scripts, and/or ad-libs.
  • Select program content, in conjunction with producers and assistants, based on factors such as program specialties, audience tastes, or requests from the public.
  • Comment on music and other matters, such as weather or traffic conditions.
  • Record commercials for later broadcast.
  • Locate guests to appear on talk or interview shows.
  • Interview show guests about their lives, their work, or topics of current interest.
  • Discuss various topics over the telephone with viewers or listeners.
FOUNDER & DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS 01/2010 to Present
SHARKS ONLY ENTERTAINMENT DALLAS, TX
  • Coordinate services for events, such as accommodation and transportation for participants, facilities, catering, signage, displays, special needs requirements, printing and event security.
  • Meet with sponsors and organizing committees to plan scope and format of events, to establish and monitor budgets, or to review administrative procedures and event progress.
  • Confer with staff at a chosen event site to coordinate details.
  • Design and implement efforts to publicize events and promote sponsorships.
  • Develop event topics and choose featured speakers.
  • Conduct post-event evaluations to determine how future events could be improved.
  • Negotiate contracts with such service providers and suppliers as hotels, convention centers, and speakers.
  • Plan and develop programs, agendas, budgets, and services according to customer requirements.
  • Hire, train, and supervise volunteers and support staff required for events.
  • Coordinated 2K14 SUMMER JAM featuring Lil Boosie, Webbie, Waka Flocka, Kirko Bangz & Mo3.
Education
PSYCHOLOGY 2008 T. DAVIS INDEPENDENT DALLAS, TX, UNITED STATES: Sep 2015 DILLARD UNIVERSITY -
Bachelor of Arts: PSYCHOLOGY May 2012 DILLARD UNIVERSITY - NEW ORLEANS, LA
Associate of Arts:
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Previous Companies:

  • DALLASWEEKLYCOM REPORTER
  • INDAMIXLIVECOM PERSONALITY
  • SHARKS ONLY ENTERTAINMENT

Previous Job Positions:

  • PROMOTIONS DIRECTOR
  • FOUNDER & DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Schools:

  • DILLARD UNIVERSITY

Level of Education:

  • PSYCHOLOGY 2008\nT. DAVIS INDEPENDENT DALLAS, TX, UNITED STATES
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Associate of Arts

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