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  Ji Hyun Lee
Professional/Personal Overview
  Lifestyle reporter with recent writing credits with the society news desk of The New York Times. My feature on flash mob proposals made the cover pages of Sunday Styles section. I'm also a frequent contributor to Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan and Fortune.com. Also a skilled SEO editor with a popular blog and radio show on the career and workplace beat. I have a successful track record in developing content that were consistently promoted on portal partner sites like AOL, MSN and Yahoo. Proficient in various content management systems and social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Stumble and Reddit.
Work Info
Content Editor (online) 7 Years
Reporter 10 Years
Writer 10 Years
Lifestyle 8 Years
Women's Issues 8 Years
Theater 15 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
10 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Hearst Publications (3-5), Fortune (1-2), The New York Times (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
The Blanch Law Firm (11+), Coaching Mojo for Managers (3-5)
Other Work History
Worked as a news/advice editor at ForbesAutos.com.
Computer Skills
Microsoft Word, Lexis-Nexis, Red Dot, Team Site, Omniture Publish, HBX, Live Stat, basic HTML
Technical Skills
Skilled in all social media outlets such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Reddit, Stumble. Also skilled in employing Google Analytics for identifying user behavior. Proficient in various platforms of CMS.
MacBook Pro, MS Word, Entourage, digital recorder
Finalist for The Van Lier Fellowship in Playwriting, 2001
Winner of The Pacific Rim Prize 1999, 2000
Semi-finalist in East/West Players New Play Competition 2000
Semi-finalist for New York Theater Workshop Playwriting Fellowship 2000
Semi-finalist in Chesterfields Writers Film Project Competition 1998, 1999
Finalist in Wichita State Universitys 1999, 2000 National Playwriting Contest
Presidential Fellowship in Playwriting 1998
Semi-finalist in the Writers Network Screenplay & Fiction Writing Competition 1994, 1995
MFA in playwriting from Columbia University,
BFA in dramatic writing from New York University
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel locally. I have a driver's license.
Work Samples
(The New York Times, 1/18/2013)
WHETHER arranged marriages produce loving, respectful relationships is a question almost as old as the institution of marriage itself. In an era when 40 to 50 percent of all American marriages end in divorce, some marriage experts are asking whether arranged marriages produce better relationships in
(The New York Times, 9/2/2012)
Then the couple learned that early this summer Train had begun collecting video applications for onstage wedding ceremonies, an idea inspired by a nightly fan ritual begun years earlier in which one or two marriage proposals would occur at the band's concerts, and always during a performance of "Mar
(The New York Times, 7/27/2012)
Suddenly, the music changed, and in what seemed like a bizarre act of randomness, a crowd of some 100-plus strangers rushed to the center of the plaza and began to dance to "I'm All Yours" by Jay Sean in near-perfect synchronization. "It's a flash mob," someone said, and in a swift move, the crow
(Fortune.com, 6/26/2012)
FORTUNE -- If you're an established professional, you've been approached -- "Would love to know how you got to your position. Could we have lunch? I'd love to pick your brain." People whose brains have been picked to death often wind up feeling like they are just being used. As a result, many p
(Cosmopolitan, 6/1/2012)
(Marie Claire, 4/1/2012)
(DiversityPlus, 4/1/2009)
You can stand on the left side or the right side of the debate but your perspective will depend entirely on who you are and what you represent. If you're a consumer, an out-of-work dad for example, you probably support President Obama's new stimulus plan. If you're a business owner with 100 plus e
Contact Info
  Ji Hyun Lee

Tel: 917-696-7326  
E-Mail: jihyun42@gmail.com
Website: http://www.slideshare.net/JiHyun42