Myranda E.

Garcia 
15840 Fetlock Lane  Chino Hills, California 91709
myranda8garcia@gmail.com  (909) 489-8222

Professional Work Experience:
Principal Communications Group: July 2016-current
 Media list development
 Daily media monitoring and news digest for clients and staff
 Compile coverage reports and clips
 Manage tracking coverage of fast breaking news
 Write press releases and fact sheets
 PowerPoint presentations
 Prepare company team members for events
 Manage agency’s master editorial calendar and conference
opportunities
Showtime Network Corporate Communications Intern: June-August 2015
 Assisted publicists with day-to-day tasks
 Escorted talent
 Created informational talent spreadsheets
 Created press clip packets
 Gathered Showtime related clips written by major outlets
 Attended creative meetings and contributed ideas
 Read television scripts
 Created and presented a strategic marketing plan targeted to promote
Showtime’s new show, “Billions,” and new over the top streaming
service.
The CW Network Entertainment Finance Intern: June 2014-August 2014
 Provided data entry and organized files
 Assisted administrative, public relations and programming departments
 Worked the check in desk at the TCAs
 Attended creative meetings and contributed ideas
 Answered telephone calls
Sigma Kappa Sorority Webmaster: December 2014-December 2016
 Promoted Sigma Kappa on all social media platforms
 Created graphics and launched social media campaigns
Sigma Kappa Sorority Public Relations Committee: April 2013-December 2016
 Promoted and helped organize events
 Established and maintained positive relations with fellow organizations

Other Work Experience:
Caffe Allegro Host: June 2015-June 2016
 Interact with guests, fulfill customer needs, present menu choices,
suggest dishes and beverages, refill beverages and deliver food
 Communicate specific server and customer needs to cooks
The Curling Iron Hair Salon Receptionist: June 2013-June 2014
 Greeted clients, determined clients’ needs for hair cutting and styling
 Answered telephone calls, scheduled appointments and handled
cancellations
 Sold hair and makeup products to clients
 Operated the cash register and processed cash purchases.
Westwood One
 Radio Row talent escort at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards

Skills:
Writing
Oral communication
Media tracking
Microsoft Word
PowerPoint
Excel
Outlook
Social media platforms
Photoshop
Fireworks
Dreamweaver
Quark Express

Education:
University of La Verne
 La Verne, California
 Communications, B.A.
 Public Affairs
Concentration
 Expected Graduation:
Spring 2016

References:
Mike Laponis
 Academic Adviser
 Professor of
Communications
 University of La Verne
 (909) 448-4713 ext. 4279
 mlaponis@laverne.edu
Hazel Blackwell
 Finance Coordinator, The
CW Network
 (818) 977-7985
 hazel.blackwell@cwtv.co
m
Marissa Burton
 Publicist, Showtime
Networks, Inc
 (310) 234-5222
 marissa.burton@showtime
.net

St. Lucy’s Priory High School Ambassador
 Attended multiple middle and primary schools and events to give
presentations and answer any questions students or parents had about
St. Lucy’s
 Promoted St. Lucy’s
 Recruited students

Community Service:
Hillcrest Music and Memory Project: February 2015-May 2016
 Provided Alzheimer and Dementia patients with music therapy
 Made playlists for patients
 Recorded observations and accomplishments
 Coordinated a ‘Walk-A-Thon’ event to raise money and awareness
 Raised $900 for the program

Grant, Awards and scholarships:
La Verne Award: Awarded to first-time college students based on high school
grades and SAT scores.
PVH Scholarship: Based on student transcripts and an essay showing interest.