Skylar Ezell

Los Angeles, CA USA

Professional Experience

I’ve worked with independent clients and companies large and small to craft effective and engaging communications strategy to drive business results. As a writer and communications professional, I’ve also written winning applications that earned top awards for a hospitality industry heavyweight, including the ATD BEST Award for learning and development and the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces award (two years consecutive). To learn more about my background and to view samples, visit and discover what I can do for you today!


6 Years
8 Years
Social Media
8 Years


8 Years
Consumer Products
7 Years
Other, Specify
7 Years


Broadcasting - Ent - TV (National)
1 Year
3 Years
Marketing (firm) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
4 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

8 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Demand Media (10+), Parle Magazine (3-5), YBE Magazine (3-5)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

AT&T (10+), DIRECTV (10+), MGM Resorts International (10+)

Technical Skills

Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator, Wordpress

Computer Skills

Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Excel, Windows, OS X,


Laptop, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator


VP of Talent and Organizational Development (Sutter Healthcare), Director of Learning and Development Design (MGM Resorts International), Internal Communications Manager (Cosmopolitan Hotel)


ATD BEST, Training Top 125, Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces


International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)



E-Blast inviting developers, tech enthusiasts and other participants to attend DIRECTV's 2015 Google I/O celebration and innovation showcase event. PORTFOLIO LINK: PASSWORD: BrighterWriter16
Proposed communications strategy for DIRECTV's math education initiative during the 2015 - 2016 school year.
Disability training video script, sponsored EnAble, MGM Resorts' Employee Networking Group, and the company's Diversity division. PORTFOLIO LINK: PASSWORD: BrighterWriter16
FMR announcing winners of DIRECTV's 2015 Math Achievement Awards, in collaboration with the Partnership for L.A. Schools. PORTFOLIO LINK: PASSWORD: BrighterWriter16
Portfolio: Password: BrighterWriter16
Press release promoting the debut of "Surviving Mama" an inspiration book written by Dr. Pamela Thompson. PORTFOLIO LINK: PASSWORD: BrighterWriter16
Talking points and video scripting promoting the company's veterans hiring initiative. PORTFOLIO LINK: PASSWORD: BrighterWriter16
Announcement for author and motivational speaker Simon Sinek, promoting his speaking engagement to MGM Resorts leadership.
My communications and writing resume. Check it out!