Vickie An

New York, NY USA
Website: http://vickiean.contently.com
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Professional Experience

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.

Expertise

Editor
5 Years
Writer
10 Years
Researcher
2 Years

Specialty

Entertainment
10 Years
Family, Children & Teenagers
9 Years
Beauty
1 Year

Industries


Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
10 Years
Online/new media
5 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)

Technical Skills

Basic video editing (Final Cut X, iMovie), basic photo editing (Adobe Photoshop)

Foreign Language Skills

Cantonese

Computer Skills

Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and InCopy, Mac/PC, Basic HTML, Drupal CMS, Vignette CMS

Equipment

MacBook Pro, Canon DSLR, digital audio recorder

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)

Work Samples

Writing Samples

(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.
(Entertainment Weekly 4/19/2005)
Review of the 2005 DVD release of House of Flying Daggers.
(TIME For Kids 10/28/2011)
Interview with actress Salma Hayek for her animated film Puss in Boots.
(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.