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ZACK SINGER www.zack-singer.bcit-media.com

311-2265 E Hastings St. Vancouver, BC V5L 1V3 Cell: 778-928-9860 zacksinger@hotmail.com

EDUCATION BCIT BROADCAST AND ONLINE JOURNALISM DIPLOMA, BURNABY B.C., 2013-2015 Known for its intensive, career-focused and hands-on training. The program involves work periods at the BCIT radio station, Evolution 107.9 and the BCIT TV station, BCIT Magazine. Studies included: • Announcing • Documentary production • Media law Radio and TV journalism Photography • • • Communications News writing and reporting Video editing • • • Economics Online journalism and social media • BACHELOR OF MUSIC DEGREE, UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, VANCOUVER B.C., 2005-2009 Aside from extensive music studies, my university education included: • Canadian literature • English • Visual art Poetry German • • • Geography PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE AT BCIT POSITION Radio Announcer, Writer and Producer TV Announcer, Writer and Producer Web Writer

EXPERIENCE Conducting and recording interviews, writing copy, recording voiceover, producing radio stories and uploading to news wire services. Interviewing, writing copy to images for T.V., editing video footage, recording voiceover. Writing stories for web, re-writing stories from various formats to web format, uploading content to the web, updating and posting to various forms of social media.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE EMPLOYER POSITION ROLE LOCATION The Province Photo Journalist Created photo galleries that accompanied lifestyle feature Vancouver, Newspaper articles appearing in print and on the web. B.C. Freelance Photographer I photograph a wide array of subjects including animals, sports, Vancouver, weddings and special events, food, people, and the list goes on. B.C. I also have experience editing photos for print and web. Freelance Music Performer I am a music performer of many different genres. Much of my Canada and and Director work has included arranging and/or writing and directing music. the U.S. Staccato Music Teacher Taught both private and semi-private instrument lessons to over Burnaby, B.C. Studios 30 students ranging from ages 4-17. SKILLS AND APTITUDES • Photography and videography • Visual art and design • Acting • Languages: advanced German, advanced French, beginner’s Mandarin

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Multitasking and efficiency Reliability Customer Service Versatility

AWARDS • Catherine Cooke Topping Memorial Medal for Musical Excellence in Creativity and Presentation 2009 • Avenor Inc. UBC Major Scholarship 2004-2008 • Maurice Taylor Scholarship in Music 2006-2008 • Provincial Millennium Excellence Award 2004-2008

YEARS 2012 20092013 20092013 20112013


Zack Singer Resume - November 2013