George Mocharko

Arlington, VA USA
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Professional Experience

George L. Mocharko is a writer, editor and publications manager based working as a freelance communications consultant in the Washington D.C. metro area. George has a Master's degree in international commerce and policy from George Mason University's School of Public Policy, and his Bachelor's degree in communications from Mason. Previously, he was the Editor-in-Chief of a campus newspaper and served as the managing editor and communications manager for two business-oriented trade associations. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling and reading and reviewing books for the D.C. Examiner and Huffington Post. http://about.me/georgemocharko

Expertise

Coordinator
6 Years
Production (print)
6 Years
Writer
4 Years

Specialty

Books & Literature
3 Years
Business (general)
5 Years
Education
2 Years

Industries


Magazine - Local/Regional magazines
6 Years
Newsletter - Trade
6 Years
Newspaper - Community
2 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

7 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

D.C. Examiner (3-5), Brazen Life (1-2), Huffington Post (3-5)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda (10+), George Mason University Alumni Association (1-2), National Football Foundation - Capital region (1-2)

Technical Skills

Publications & Communications Management, (Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Acrobat and Illustrator) Podcasting (Garageband) Blogging (WordPress) Knowledge of AP & Chicago Manual of Style

Unions

National Press Club

Computer Skills

HTML, CSS, Microsoft Office Suite, SharePoint, Adobe Creative Cloud

Equipment

Digital SLR, Flip HD camera

Associations

Young Professionals in Foreign Policy

Work Samples

Podcasting

(FBLA-PBL 2/9/2009)
Richard Nelson Bolles, author of "What Color is Your Parachute"

Articles

(Brazen Life 11/20/2012)
The key to effective networking is to remember that it's the action of building relationships, not just collecting people. Here are five ways to help you build stronger connections with your professional network...

Book Reviews

(Huffington Post 2/13/2016)
Book reviews for Huffington Post.
(D.C. Examiner 2/13/2016)
Book reviews for D.C. Examiner