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Jessica A. DiDominick

Cell: 630.453.7658 | jdidominick@gmail.com | 1125 W 30th St. Apt 9, Los Angeles CA 90007

Education
Drake University, Des Moines, IA                            Graduation: May 2017
Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media Production                                                        3.69/4.0 Cumulative GPA

  • Major: Radio-Television Producing with Sociology and Film concentrations

University of Barcelona: Spanish Art and Cultural Heritage           January 2016

Experience
Fox TV Network – Los Angeles, CA                                     Summer 2016          Intern in Casting Department

  • Organized data on 25 fall shows, including pilots, providing Casting executives easy reference to updated episodes
  • Managed a detailed spreadsheet containing data on over 500 actors showing their availability and Fox’s interest in them, greatly benefitting the Casting staff
  • Participated in casting call sessions, keeping track of audition schedules and learning what Casting directors look for during auditions

mOcean – Los Angeles, CA                                                       Summer 2016          Intern in Theatrical/AV Department

  • Transcribed video reels 3 times a week for 6 upcoming projects, including Guardians of the Galaxy 2, for Associate Producers to use during trailer creation
  • Attended weekly voice-over recording sessions for current trailers, assisting Associate Producers
  • Pulled multiple sound bites from Emmy Award nominated Netflix shows to be used in promotional materials

Fox Searchlight Pictures – Los Angeles, CA                   Summer 2015          Intern in Marketing/Creative Advertising Department

  • Assisted in the development of TV spots and radio ads for Searchlight films by contributing copy suggestions to VP of Creative Advertising
  • Conducted research on various TV spots to appeal to different target audiences by working one-on-one with the VP of Creative Advertising
  • Pulled quotes from reviews of current films to be used in teasers and trailers, lightening workload for Marketing Manager

Des Moines Radio Group – Des Moines, IA                                                     September 2015-May 2017                                                                                                     Part Time Employee in Promotions Department

  • Served as Event Coordinator for 20 events sponsored by the Radio Group, providing support to community organizations
  • Prepared remote-site broadcasting for DJ’s from the 9 Radio Group stations by setting up equipment, totaling 30 a year
  • Planned and prepped for DMRG’s most important main events: Walking Fed Food Drive, Day of 1000 Presents and Fight for Air Climb with the American Lung Association, exhibiting leadership and knowledge of station events

Urban Plains-Drake University-Des Moines, IA                           Fall 2016             Executive Producer for senior year capstone project. Urban Plains is an online publication including timely articles partnered with photos and videos. We won first place in the Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts interactive multimedia competition.

  • Oversaw and critiqued all content used in the publication daily, including stories, videos and photos, totaling 75 articles
  • Managed publication schedule twice a week, by touching base with every writer and videographer on our staff of 17
  • Created video content for the web to pair with certain articles to better enhance reader engagement

Skills
Computer: Premiere Pro (Expert), iMovie (Expert), Audacity (Expert), Final Cut Pro (Intermediate), Photoshop (Intermediate), InDesign (Intermediate), Microsoft Office (Expert), Google Drive (Expert)

Leadership
May 2015-May 2016                                                                                                                      Co-chair for Drake Relays on Student Activities Board

  • Planned and prepped for 10 student activities on campus, including carnival, Habitat for Humanity Build, and student pancake breakfast, improving student engagement and increasing participation from previous years

Awards

  • Dean’s List                                                           2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Recipient of Drake Presidential Scholar Award (Academic Standing and GPA) and Drake Bulldog Scholarship