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 ABOUT RICARDO

Ricardo Guillaume is an aspiring journalist and copywriter based out of Boston. Ricardo enjoys covering sports, pop culture, politics, and the arts. Ricardo also practices creative writing, drawing, photography, and music editing. Ricardo goes by many nicknames: Ricky G, Ricky Ricardo, and Rick. Ricardo and or Ricky suffice as well.

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Objective

To be a professional journalist/Reporter or staff writer

Ricardo Guillaume is an aspiring journalist based out of Boston, MA. Ricardo is passionate about covering sports, pop culture, politics, and the arts. Ricardo also enjoys creative writing - blogging and copy writing, as well as drawing, photography, and music editing.

 

Experience

The Bulletin Newspapers, Inc., freelance Reporter

February 2019 - Present

·       Inform readers with written report and analysis of local town events

·       Copy, edit, and proofread stories for next-day publication

Ma Office of travel and tourism/ma sports marketing office, marketing manager

October 2016 - February 2019

·       Copy writing enhanced digital presence of Massachusetts Marketing Partnership

·       Increased Twitter followers and fostered follower engagement  

·       Procured growth in sales for state attractions and group hotel bookings

·       Lead Commonwealth of Massachusetts delegation at national trade shows

Office of the governor, deputy director of constituent services/internship coordinator

January 2015 - October 2016

·       Composed over 200 written remarks on behalf of the governor

·       Solved intern-staffing deficiencies

·       Scouted intern talent - over 20 interns offered employment

·       Resolved constituent matters and protests with written and verbal communications

verge campus, editorial intern

October 2014 - December 2014

·       Authored three articles a week on pop culture, sports, and music

·       Wrote advertorial pieces to promote content

scripps howard foundation wire, editorial intern

May 2014 - June 2014

·       White House correspondent during Seattle Seahawks visit

·       Covered political stories in the Nation’s Capitol

·       Provided real-time coverage on National Spelling Bee

·       Video and Photography

 

Interests

Sports Journalism
News Journalism
Art and Illustration

Photography
Music
Movies
Television

Comics
Sneakers

Education

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS DARTMOUTH, nORTH DARTMOUTH, MA

B.A. ENGLISH, CREATIVE WRITING-RHETORIC
Graduated January 2015

 

 

Head shot by Tim Grafft

Contact

Email: Rguillaume6224@gmail.com
Phone: 617-866-7479

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