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  Vickie An
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  As an experienced writer/editor, I've covered everything from the entertainment world and fashion and beauty to science news and education features for national websites and publications.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Researcher 2 Years
Writer 10 Years
Editor 5 Years
Specialty
Beauty 1 Year
Entertainment 10 Years
Family, Children & Teenagers 9 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
10 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Examiner.com (3-5), Lily magazine (Papua New Guinea) (3-5), TIME For Kids/Time Home Entertainment Inc. (1-2)
Other Work History
WhoSay writer/editor/producer (2014)
Glamour researcher (2014)
TIME For Kids editor/producer (2005-2012)
Entertainment Weekly reporter/researcher (2004-2005)
TV Guide researcher (2005)
Premiere (2005)
Computer Skills
Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and InCopy, Mac/PC, Basic HTML, Drupal CMS, Vignette CMS
Technical Skills
Basic video editing (Final Cut X, iMovie), basic photo editing (Adobe Photoshop)
Equipment
MacBook Pro, Canon DSLR, digital audio recorder
Foreign Language Skills
Cantonese
References
Nellie Gonzalez Cutler, Managing Editor
TIME For Kids
135 W50th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10020
(212) 522-0408 nellie_gonzalez@timemagazine.com

Andrea Woo
Book Editor, TIME For Kids: All Access
Former Managing Editor, Sports Illustrated Kids andreacwoo@gmail.com
Associations
Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA)
Other
Graduate of AAJA's Executive Leadership Program; 2004 Graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Journalism and a minor in Asian American Studies
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license.
Work Samples
 
Writing Samples  
(Examiner.com, 3/14/2014)
Backstage beauty and fashion coverage of celebrity designer Cynthia Rowley's Fall 2014 New York Fashion Week presentation at the Paramount Hotel's Diamond Horseshoe lounge.
(Lily magazine, 9/1/2013)
Lynda Babao, the stylish wife of Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill, sits down with Lily to chat about her fashion inspirations and the importance of maintaining one's independence.
(TIME For Kids, 10/28/2011)
Interview with actress Salma Hayek for her animated film Puss in Boots.
(Entertainment Weekly, 4/19/2005)
Review of the 2005 DVD release of House of Flying Daggers.
Contact Info
  Vickie An
New York, NY 
USA

E-Mail: vickie.an@gmail.com
Website: http://vickiean.contently.com