Matthew P.

  • Joined July 2016

Recent college grad looking for work in the field of public relations specifically in the entertainment industry.

  • Mohegan Lake, NY, United States
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Matthew P.
Mohegan Lake, NY, United States

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Summary

My two internships have prepared me for any role in the PR field. I have learned about media outreach, drafting press releases & news stories, collaborating to formulate strategies and ideas, event planning and many more.

Work history

Public Relations Intern
• Gathered student and faculty stories; interviews, press releases, & news stories. • Drafted press announcements to highlight the accomplishments of Keene State College’s faculty and students. • Monitored news coverage and press outreach.
Theatre Communications Group
Communcation/Conference Intern
• Collaborated with a four-person team on strategic communications and conference programming. • Composed press releases and pitches • Developed story ideas and angles for TCG’s website and for other mass media outlets. • Managed TCG’s social media

Portfolio

Samantha Provencher Lands Internship at Florentine Films

Ever wonder how people break into the film industry? It's not easy, but Film major Sam Provencher is doing just that, thanks to the excellent training she's getting in the Film Department and the department's close ties to nearby Florentine Films , where the junior is working alongside Academy Award

Senior Combines Art and Business to Fuel His Future Music Career

Roger Weeks, Keene State College student and musician from Candia, NH, has big plans for a career in music. Keene State's Management program has helped him to take steps to accomplish his goals. Weeks has generated fans on campus, landed recording sessions with producers in Nashville, and created an

WABC Radio's John Tyranski '10

Like many college grads, John Tyranski '10 didn't know exactly what path to take. "I was unsure of what industry I wanted to break into," he recalled. "With my minor in communication and minor in economics, I learned there were many opportunities in the 'media world' regarding developmental and tran

The Happiest Place on Earth for Mackenzie Birrell ’15

What if you were told your next adventure after college will be at the happiest place on earth? For Mackenzie Birrell ’15, it’s true. The Safety and Occupational Health major from North Scituate, Rhode Island, will be working as a part of the Facilities Operations Services Team at Walt Disney World.

Education

Accreditations

Keene State College
B.A. Communication Studies, minor in Public Relations

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months

Interests

Industries I love

Entertainment