Resume

Mark McNeillie

A young man with public relations and journalism experience looking to find new ways to use his skills and to learn new skills to help further his career.

(719)232-7398 – Mark.mcneillie [at] gmail.com

4695 E. Mississippi Ave. Apt. 318

Glendale, CO 80246

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Work Experience

Investor Relations, BC Capital Partners

– August 2013-present

– Created daily and weekly newsletters using Vocus for Invesco PowerShares

– Created several different monthly and quarterly reports on trade media coverage of Invesco PowerShares and funds managed by Invesco PowerShares inlcuding advanced analytics.

– Drafted and edited press releases for client review and distribution

-Pitched reporters on behalf of clients

– Setup press release distributions with Precision IR, Vocus and Ipreo

– Redesigned company website using Wix.

Reporter, Williston Herald, Williston, ND

– 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

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Education

University of Colorado, Boulder

-Graduation date: August 2012

-Bachelor of Science in Journalism  (News-Editorial emphasis)

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Awards

-Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America

-2013 NDNA General Excellence, Second Place

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References

Available by request

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