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Jeff Stern 631-942-6368 – 9 Club House Court, Setauket, NY – – @jeff_stern

I hope to obtain creative experience in video production and web development.



The Pendulum Student Newspaper – Elon, NC

Elon University Elon, NC

Online Editor-in-Chief, January 2011 – Present Multimedia Editor, September 2010 – December 2010 • • • •

Management and frequent updating of two-time Pacemaker-finalist for a weekly newspaper Managing, training and assigning stories to the multimedia staff Social media integration with Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, along with analysis of Google Analytics Working on deadline in a leadership position.

Best Buy – South Setauket, NY Digital Imaging Sales Associate, November 2008 – August 2011 •

Through selling digital cameras to consumers, learned the key to creating a great user experience: informative, intuitive interaction complemented by an enjoyable environment

Times Beacon Record Newspapers – East Setauket, NY Multimedia Intern, Summer 2010 •

Produced multimedia for the local paper and their website

Freelance Career • •

Work with and create web & video products for professional companies, non-profit organizations and individuals Clients include Seiskaya Ballet Studio, Suffolk County Archaeological Association, I-Do Video, Elon University and Three Village Central School District A complete portfolio is on my website at

Recognition Internet Governance Forum, July 2011 Panelist, “Digital Natives? Mythbusting Assumptions” The Pendulum, April 2011 Pacemaker-Finalist for an Online News Site Invictus Yearbook, April 2011 National Pacemaker for a Digital Yearbook The Pendulum, April 2011 Organization Newcomer of the Year from Elon’s SGA Awards

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Class of 2014, GPA: 3.83 Expected B.A./B.S. in Broadcast & New Media and Information Science Communication Fellows Honors Program

Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY • •

Summer 2009 Robert W. Greene High School Journalism Institute

Skills Video Production: Final Cut Pro, Motion, Compressor, Adobe Premiere, professional-level video and audio equipment Web Development: HTML/CSS, Preliminary JavaScript and SQL, Adobe Flash and Fireworks, and Social Media Graphic Design: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign Productivity: Microsoft Office, iWork, Mac OS X and Windows

Interests Documentary filmmaking, user experience and interaction design, media literacy, clean design, The Office, mystery novels, forensic science and geocaching

Jeff Stern's Resume - August 11  

Resume, as of August 2011

Jeff Stern's Resume - August 11  

Resume, as of August 2011