Daniel Brooks 3660 Mimosa Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32207 904-399-0851 (h); 904-607-5162 (m) [email protected] [email protected]
Education University of North Florida Jacksonville, Florida Projected Graduation: August 2013 Communication Degree with an Advertising Concentration; GPA: 3.64 (Overall: 3.76) Florida State College at Jacksonville Jacksonville, Florida Graduated with High Honors May 6, 2011 Associate in in Arts Degree; Degree; GPA: 3.89 High School: Home School Graduated May 29, 2009; GPA: 3.96
Honors Nominated for National Society of Leadership and Success at UNF President’s List each semester at Florida State College College Recipient of Bright Futures Scholarship each semester of college career
Internship Florida Times-Union, marketing department, May 2013 – July 2013 Used InDesign to create filler ads for various various T-U services and upcoming events/stories. Reformatted numerous files for efficient re-use. Compiled contact information from event attendees into an Excel spreadsheet. Attended editorial news conferences and shadowed advertising sales personnel.
Project Experience University of North Florida, Advertising Campaigns, spring 2013: Participated Participat ed in the creation of an advertising campaign book for a local non-profit Helped create a media audit. Used AP Style knowledge to help write write feature stories and media releases for events. Was involved in creating and compiling the budget. University of North Florida, Media Planning, spring 2012: Participated Participat ed in a group creation of a mock media plan for the Jacksonville Jaguars Created SWOT and market analyses. Created a budget and allocated funds to different media. Scheduled media usage. University of North Florida, Ad Design, spring 2012: Participated Participat ed in a miniature creative-based creative-bas ed ad campaign Used Photoshop and InDesign to create visual-based ads.++
Experience in using AP Style Experience in creating a media plan Training in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign as well as basic knowledge of Adobe Flash. Good knowledge of Microsoft Office