Journalist, Online Editor.

  • Online Content Manager, Editor
  • Blog Manager
  • SEO and Email Specialist
  • Video Producer
  • Ad Sponsorship
  • More than 15 years of Spanish Media experience in Spain and the US
  • 10 years of US Hispanic media experience (Print, TV, Radio, Online)
  • Fully bilingual and bicultural in Spanish and English

EDUCATION

– Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, Spain. Bachelor’s Degree in Science of Communication.
– University of Berkeley, California. HTML for Web Design.
– Université de Toulouse, France. Diplôme de la Langue Française.

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

JOHNSON&JOHNSON – BABY CENTER LLC, San Francisco, Ca. (since Oct. 2008)
Content & Blog Manager for BabyCenter en Español (espanol.babycenter.com) with strong SEO and Web Production skills. Ad Sponsorship, Writer, Translator.

IMPREMEDIA – EL MENSAJERO, San Francisco, Ca. (since April 2008) Freelance reporter. Impremedia has the biggest group of Spanish newspapers in the US. Awarded with José Martí Silver Journalism Award in 2009.

UNIVISION KDTV 14, San Francisco, Ca. (July 2007-July 2008)

TV News Producer, writer, desk editor.

VERSION LATINA.COM, Los Gatos, Ca. (Jan. 2007- May 2007) Co-founder of this startup, a pioneer in the Online Latino News. A group of TV experts created this website with the mission of bringing local news in Spanish to the Bay Area Latino community. We were self starters that took our previous experience in a TV newsroom to build a news website with a webcast, and interactive. One million hits in only one month.

NBC -TELEMUNDO, San José, Ca. (Jan. 2001 – Dec. 2006) News Producer, Writer, Copy editor for all the station’s newscasts “Noticiero 48 a las 6”, “Noticiero 48 Esta Mañana”, “Noticiero 48 Al Mediodía”, and “Noticiero 48 A las Once”. As News producer I had to pick up stories and oversee all the newscast process, from assigning stories to reporters to building a script and rundown and producing the show live under very tight deadlines.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS – NUEVO MUNDO, San José, Ca. (Dec. 2003 – Feb. 2005) News reporter, writer, covering the Bay Area local news.

DOCTORAMARIA.COM – Los Gatos (Dec. 2000 – Mar. 2003) Online editor for Dr. Maria Flaherty’s bilingual English-Spanish website. As an online editor I was in charge of translating and editing content, proofreading. Dr. Maria was awarded by the Psychology Association of Santa Clara County for informing the Latino community on STD through the website.

UNIVISION KDTV14, San Francisco, Ca. (Feb. 2000 – Jan. 2001)
Writer, teleprompter operator, Editor for station’s newscasts

RBA EDITORES – ACTIVA, Barcelona (Spain) (Mar 1996 – Oct. 1998) Reporter for the Health section of Activa, a women’s magazine.

SOFTWARE

News editing and rundown (Inews – News Qpro, News EditPro)
Office (Word, Power Point, Excel)
Online Editing Authoring System
Gimp images
Audacity Audio editing tool

MEMBERSHIPS 
NAHJ, National Association of Hispanic Journalists (since May 2003)
American Translators Association, A.T.A. (since August 2007)
NCTA, Northern California Translators Association (since September 2003)

SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS

New York Times
Managing multiple projects and deadlines
RTNDA TV Producers for Minorities Workshop

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