Wilfred C.

  • Joined August 2016

Experienced, dependable social media manager, writer, & multimedia producer with 3 years at CNN, previously White House speechwriting intern

  • Hong Kong
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Wilfred C.
Hong Kong

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Services

Categories

Social Media Copywriting Marketing

Experience

Summary

Three years at CNN as a digital journalist and social media producer, running the network's social platforms reaching 50 million+ followers, bylined 100+ stories earning 30 million+ combined page views. Previously: White House speechwriting intern

Work history

CNN
Writer/Producer
The White House
Speechwriting Intern

Portfolio

Echoing Tiananmen, 17-year-old Hong Kong student prepares for democracy battle

My profile of pro-democracy student leader Joshua Wong received international attention just before the start of the city's massive Occupy protests in 2014, and was one of CNN's top-performing stories of the week.

Life inside the densest place on earth: Remembering Kowloon Walled City

My article about the history of Hong Kong's Kowloon Walled City became one of CNN International's most-viewed and most-shared pieces of 2014.

Hong Kong's 'shameful' treatment of refugees exposed

An in-depth feature story I wrote about the living conditions of refugees in Hong Kong, and the struggle for reform.

Twitter defends Nicki Minaj after Taylor Swift feud

A very popular explainer I wrote breaking down the cultural dynamics in Taylor Swift's widely-public spat with Nicki Minaj.

Education

Accreditations

Columbia University
BA, Political Science

Skills

Skills

writing photography video production journalism social media copywriting photo editing social media strategy editing

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Entertainment Government Media PR & Communications Photography Social Enterprise Travel