KAREN HUA

MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST

REPORTER REEL

 
 

VIDEOS

 
 
 

RESUME

KGET 17 NEWS (NBC)                                                                                                                                            Bakersfield, CA

Multimedia Journalist                                                                                                               May ’18 - Present

  • Breaking news reporter for 5 & 6pm | general assignment reporter for 11pm newscast

  • Shoot, write, and edit 2-minute packages daily

  • Host a weekly local living show, Pop Kern, with average viewership 30,000

 

NBCUNIVERSAL                                                                                                                                                         New York, NY

CNBC                                                                                                                                       March ’17 - May ’18

  • Produced two segments: chose stocks, created 100+ graphics and banners, wrote scripts in iNews

NBC New York

  • Wrote 2-5 stories per day for the web (covered crime, government, transportation, culture)

  • Cut 10-12 videos per day on Volicon and Dalet

TODAY Show

  • Managed the green room, coordinated travel for guests and talent

  • Liaised between producers and the plaza audience to produce the 7 and 8am opens

 

FORBES                                                                                                                                                                             Jersey City, NJ

Lifestyle Reporter                                                                                                                 May ’15 – March ’17

  • Wrote 4-5 articles per week on lifestyle news (covered entertainment, fashion, real estate)

  • Edited up to 25 freelancer articles per day on the WordPress CMS

  • Produced 5 ForbesLife videos per day to expand multimedia coverage

  • Managed ForbesLife Twitter and Facebook (450,000 combined followers) posting 3 times per hour using Sprinklr

EDUCATION

THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN                                                                                                                          Ann Arbor, MI

B.A. Honors English and Psychology                                                                                    Sept ’13 – April ’16

3-year graduate, magna cum laude

 

NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY                                                                                                                                    New York, NY

Broadcast Journalism                                                                                                                    Sept – Dec ’17

12-week intensive workshop

SKILLS

Languages

Mandarin (fluent)

Spanish (proficient)

Social Media

Sprinklr (advanced)

Hootsuite (advanced)

Chartbeat (advanced)

SocialFlow (advanced)

Google Analytics (advanced)

 

Coding

Dreamweaver (proficient)

HTML​ (proficient)

Filming

Panasonic 170 (advanced)

Canon 5D Mark III (advanced)

Blackmagic (advanced)

 

Editing

Adobe Premiere (advanced)

Final Cut (advanced)

Volicon (advanced)

Edius (elementary)

Avid (elementary)

Graphics

Photoshop (advanced)

InDesign (proficient)

Illustrator (elementary)

Broadcast

AP ENPS (advanced)

iNews (advanced)

Ardome (proficient)

Stratus (proficient)

Dali (proficient)

CMS

WordPress (advanced)

Lakana (advanced)

Clickability (advanced)

 
 

CONTACT

FACEBOOK

@karenhuanews

TWITTER

@k_hua

 

INSTAGRAM​

@karen_hua

 

WATCH

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