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  Lindsay Gladu
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  Lindsay Gladu is a freelance journalist who has written feature articles on award-winning artists of all mediums, 270-million-year-old fossilized predatory fish found in Idaho’s mountains and everything in between. She has a deep love for community journalism and a growing interest in digital news.

In the past five years, she’s worked full time for two newspapers, The Newnan Times-Herald and The Jackson Hole News & Guide. Nowadays, she’s always on the lookout for a good story in metro Atlanta and pretty much lives for peach cobbler.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Reporter 4 Years
Researcher 3 Years
Writer 7 Years
Specialty
Entertainment 4 Years
Lifestyle 7 Years
Arts & Humanities 7 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
7 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Georgia Bulletin (6-10), Newnan Coweta Magazine (6-10), CNN (3-5), 85 South Out & About (1-2), Images West (1-2), The Interior Project (1-2)
Other Work History
Jackson Hole News&Guide
Features Reporter
September 2012 - May 2013

Newnan Times-Herald
Features Reporter & Page Designer
August 2010 - April 2012

The Washington Examiner
Editorial Intern
August 2008 - November 2008

National Journalism Center
Intern
August 2008 - November 2008

Clanton Advertiser
Reporting Intern
May 2008 - July 2008

Professional Outdoor Media Association
Editorial Intern
September 2006 - April 2007
Computer Skills
Adobe InDesign, InCopy and Photoshop, NewsEditPro, QuarkXPress
Technical Skills
HTML, SEO, WordPress
Unions
Freelancer's Union
References
Available upon request.
Associations
Society of Professional Journalists (Georgia Chapter), Media Bistro Avant Guild
Other
Auburn University, Bachelor's in Journalism

Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas Massive Online Open Courses - Introduction to Mobile Journalism

Media Bistro Beauty Writing and Editing Class

Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near Atlanta, GA. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
Newspapers  
(Georgia Bulletin, 8/15/2013)
Last year Catholic Charities Atlanta's English Literacy and Civics program improved the lives of 144 non-English speaking immigrants one syllable at a time.
(Jackson Hole News&Guide, 10/24/2012)
Feature on National Geographic's Greatest Photographs of the American West exhibit that opened simultaneously at 10 museums across the United States.
Magazines  
(Newnan Coweta Magazine, 7/1/2014)
In the not so distant past, Coweta County residents had to travel to Atlanta to sample some of the finer points of the culinary and libations world. Those days are over since the introduction of a handful of bars and restaurants in the area.
(Newnan Coweta Magazine, 5/1/2014)
In his basement shop in Newnan, Randy Bowers picks up the body of an ornately carved Fender Stratocaster lookalike. Purple-colored sawdust flies off the worktable as the luthier shows off the hunk of wood that gave life to his new career as a guitar craftsman.
(Images West, 5/1/2013)
When Jim Wilcox needs to reflect on his work, he pops a chocolate into his mouth. He bites off half of the silver-dollar-sized morsel and as it melts, he's abel to slow down and see.
Portfolio  
(Various, 10/1/2009)
Online portfolio of clips
Contact Info
  Lindsay Gladu
Atlanta, GA 
USA

Tel: 334-332-2500  
E-Mail: lindsay.gladu@gmail.com
Website: http://www.lindsaygladu.com