Christin Marks

Watertown, Massachusetts

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About Me

Radio News Broadcaster | News Writing
Creative Writing | News Research
Fact-checking | Traffic Reporter | Booking Skills with Strong Rolodex
Pre-interviewing | Voice Over Artist
On Air Talent | Audio Production
Radio and Concert Promotion | Event Planning
Marketing Research

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Qualifications Profile

> Self-motivated media professional with a keen
ability to generate news and information through
research, news writing, broadcasting reports,
audio editing and production.
> Demonstrated record of radio producing through
establishing and maintaining positive
relationships with renowned guests and sponsors.
> Recognized for strong multi-tasking skills and
calm demeanor under pressure and tight deadlines.
> Solid experience in promotional management,
including the supervision of large-scale concerts
and high profile conferences.
> Widely praised for voice over work on national
radio spots.
> Skilled at various audio/radio software,
including Pro Tools, NexGen/Profit, Cool Edit,
Audio Vault, Goldwave, Metrosource, Enco and
Netia.
> Displays proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite,
Salesforce.com, FileMaker Pro, Constant Contact,
HTML and social media.

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Relevant experience

Producer | News Director
Revolution Radio Network
Boston, MA
2010-Present

> Manage the booking process for nationally
syndicated political talk show by cultivating
relationships with national and international
politicians, journalists, newsmakers and
celebrities.
> Excels at drafting and broadcasting news
reports, including breaking news, for radio
show broadcast in several Top 10 markets.
> Accomplished at pitching story ideas and
bantering with host on news and entertainment
topics.
> Adept at voicing spots, imaging, and promos.
> Take charge of the research and editing of
audio clips and call-screening for various
shows.
> Proficient at operating a radio board and
remote broadcast equipment.

Selected Accomplishments:
> Played an active role in successfully
propelling the show from local to national
status through strategic show
conceptualization, booking of prominent
personalities, broadcasting notable news
stories and coordinating live events for
public outreach.
> Assisted in the planning and execution of
remote broadcasts, including college
appearances and live events at the NH
Republican Primary and the Democratic National
Convention.
> Functioned as a fill-in booker for two largely
successful national talk radio shows, "The Ed
Schultz Show" and "The Leslie Marshall Show."

News and Traffic Anchor | Producer
Metro Networks/Westwood One
Boston, MA
2009-2010

> Handled the production and broadcasting of
traffic information for major radio and
television clients across the Northeast.
> Scripted and delivered polished news reports
for radio stations throughout New England.

Selected Accomplishments:
> Articulately read liners and voiced spots for
major local and national sponsors, maintaining
and improving client satisfaction.

Producer | Air Talent
WFNX-FM Phoenix Media/Communications Group
Lynn, MA
2003-2009

> Provided entertainment to listeners in Boston,
NH and ME by delivering detailed information
on new music and popular station events.
> Produced weekly program covering local issues
and operated the board for remote broadcasts.
> Hosted at live station events by DJing,
showcasing talent and providing wholesome
entertainment to the crowd.

Selected Accomplishments:
> Contributed to the station's unique brand by
voicing and producing creative promos and
station IDs.

Marketing | Promotions Coordinator
WFNX-FM Phoenix Media/Communications Group
Lynn, MA
2005-2007

> Directed the planning, coordination and
execution of events, contests and e-mail
campaigns.
> Collaborated with the programming and sales
departments on event concepts and on-air
ideas.
> Executed efficient hiring, training and
supervision of more than 20 promotional
employees and interns.
> Performed quality cold-calling for promotional
and marketing events.

Production/Promotions Assistant
WUMB-FM Boston's NPR Music Station
Boston, MA
2003

> Edited and archived in-studio interviews and
performances, making them more accessible to
the station's listeners.
> Assisted with the on-site coordination of
festivals and concerts.

Selected Accomplishments:
> Participated in the successful execution of
station events, including the Boston Folk
Festival.

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Other Experience

Network Engineer
Map Digital, INC.
New York, NY
2009-2010

Sales / Project Coordinator
Smart Destinations Incorporated
Boston, MA
2008-2009

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Earlier Career

Editorial Assistant
The Portland Phoenix-Phoenix Media/Communications Group
Portland, ME
1999-2000

Board-Op/Air Talent
WERZ-FM
Exeter, NH
1997-1998

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Education and Credentials

Bachelor of Arts in Communication-1997
University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH

Certificate in Media Production-2003
Emerson College
Boston, MA

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