Mark McNeillie

(719)232-7398 – Mark.mcneillie [at]

1275 S. Birch St. Apt 604 

Denver, CO 80246


Work Experience

Account Manager and Media Analyst, BC Capital Partners

August 2013-Present
-Drafted and edited press releases for client review and distribution
-Ran point on projects for clients from several different business sectors including Invesco PowerShares and Far East Energy Corporation
-Used social media to expand clients’ brand message
-Pitched to reporters on behalf of clients
-Created promotional email campaigns to attract new clients for company.
-Created several different reports on trade media coverage of Invesco PowerShares
-Redesigned and maintained company website using Wix

Reporter, Williston Herald

July 2012-May 2013
-Writing and photography used daily
-Handled County Commission beat
-Wrote stories and small features for Talking the Bakken Magazine
-Used InDesign to create daily sports pages
-Worked several community outreach events

Sports Writer/Editor, CU Independent

January 2010- May 2011, January 2012- May 2012
-Made weekly budgets, assigned reporters stories, edited and fact-checked stories
-Women’s soccer beat writer for Fall 2010 season
-Men’s basketball beat writer during 2012 season
-Wrote 3-4 stories a week including game recaps, features and briefs



University of Colorado, Boulder

-Graduation date: August 2012
-Bachelor of Science in Journalism  (News-Editorial emphasis)


Technical Skills and Proficiencies:

-Microsoft Office Suite
-Adobe Photoshop and InDesign
-Well-versed in AP Style.
-Website monitoring through Google Analytics
-Social Media monitoring through Hoot Suite and Tweetdeck
-Website building using the Wix platform, WordPress and HTML
-Information aggregation sites such as Vocus, Critical Mention and MediaIQ
-Excellent customer service and client relations



-Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America, August 2004
-2013 NDNA General Excellence, Second Place