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TAMARAH WEBB

(785) 341-0583

Tamarah.Webb@gmail.com | Tamarahwebb.virb.com

  

EDUCATION
Columbia College Chicago
Bachelor of Arts, Journalism, May 2016
Minor: Cultural Studies

 

EXPERIENCE
Modern Trader Magazine, Alpha Pages, LLC.                                            Chicago
Assistant Editor                                                                                              Jan. 2017-Present

  • Write lifestyle features for monthly print publication
  • Research, assemble and write content for online publication
  • Curate, post, schedule and edit contributed editorial, using CMS
  • Produce data analytics reports for revenue management
  • Extensive copyediting, using editing marks and InCopy
  • Pitch stories and perform informational interviews
  • Produce daily newsletter and negotiate advertisement deals

Modern Trader Magazine, Alpha Pages, LLC.                                            Chicago
Editorial Assistant                                                                                          Oct. 2016-Dec. 2016

  • Curated, posted and edited contributed editorial, using CMS
  • Researched and performed fact-checking
  • Assisted in the production of the monthly print publication

National Association of REALTORS®                                                               Chicago
Publications Intern                                                                                               June 2016-Sept. 2016  

  • Produced Facebook Live event and social media promotions
  • Assisted the vice president in production of new website
  • Contributed in national editorial conference
  • Edited and wrote stories for online and print publication 

Modern Luxury                                                                                                   Chicago
Editorial Intern                                                                                                    Jan. 2016-May 2016

  • Extensive fact-checking and research for portfolio of high-end
    luxury lifestyle magazines: CS, NS and Men’s Book
  • Wrote vibrant, diverse pieces for Modern Luxury
    publications, using SEO
  • Assisted with editorial tasks and attended editorial meetings

Echo Magazine, Columbia College Chicago                                                     Chicago
Production Manager                                                                                             Jan. 2016-May 2016

  • Oversaw production and editing of more than 30 stories including
    features, profiles and Q&As
  • Planned design elements for stories, including photography

The Columbia Chronicle, Columbia College Chicago                                    Chicago
Copy Editor                                                                                                        Nov. 2015-Jan. 2016

  • Copy-edited all stories for award-winning weekly college newspaper
  • Fact-checked campus, pop culture and Chicago-based news pieces
  • Insured all pictures and artwork were included and sized correctly

ACTIVITIES AND HONORS
Columbia College: Honors Program (2012-2016); Dean’s List (2012, 2015); The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (2014-2016); Kentucky New Era Scholarship of the Arts (2012)

Fort Campbell Kentucky High School: Salutatorian; Senior class president; tennis team; Nashville Rescue Mission (2010-2012)

 

 

References available upon request