Gas Monkey Garage, Editor-in-Chief – Dallas, TX (Feb. 2017 – Present)
Brought on to revamp gasmonkeygarage.com from landing page for the various GMG brands and the hit show Fast N’ Loud,
to a full-fledged automotive lifestyle site.
Successfully worked with social media director to develop a strategy to continue the growth of our 16MM+ social media following while effectively driving them toward the website.
Wrote and edited content for Gas Monkey Garage, Gas Monkey Energy and numerous pieces for Gas Monkey Daily,
an auction site coming soon.
Responsible for the editorial direction of the brand through content creation and the hiring and managing of freelancers
to convey the brand vision.
Time Out New York, Freelancer – New York, NY (May 2016 – June 2016)
Wrote numerous stories for weekly print publication as well as for the TONY blog.
Harris Publications, Executive Editor – New York, NY (June 2014 – Apr. 2016)
Generated story ideas, wrote and edited feature stories for multiple national magazine titles: RIDES, Pro Touring, DONK and RIDES Lifted.
Managed freelance and staff writers for print across all titles.
Responsible for the direction of the titles through editorial content and brand management.
Managed RIDES website and contributed to its growth through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
In charge of creating and maintaining issue plan and map for each title.
FactoryTwoFour, Co-Founder/Editor – New York, NY (Jan. 2014– Feb. 2015)
Helped launch a premiere online men’s lifestyle destination.
Wrote and edited feature stories and reviews for online.
Developed and maintained relationships with numerous PR agencies and companies.
Oversaw and managed freelance writers.
RIDES magazine, Senior Editor – New York, NY (May 2012 – Dec. 2013)
Wrote and edited feature stories for print and online.
Managed the front section of the book: generated original ideas and oversaw writers and photographers.
Developed and maintained relationships with numerous PR agencies and major car manufacturers.
Worked closely with celebrity agents in securing talent for photo shoots and interviews.
RIDES magazine, Editorial Assistant – New York, NY (Sept. 2011 – May 2012)
Wrote feature stories for print and online.
Extensively fact-checked every detail before printing the magazine.
Gawker Media, Intern – New York, NY (Sept. 2011 – Oct. 2011)
Watched various news and TV shows, selecting and cutting important and newsworthy clips for the various Gawker Media sites.
The Bachelor, Casting – Dallas, TX (June 2009)
Organized and conducted on camera interviews with potential contestants for the ABC reality show.
The American Pavilion, Intern – Cannes, France (May 2008)
Assisted producers, writers and actors with personal requirements at the Cannes International Film Festival.
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