Joe Mixie

STAA Member
Location: Jacksonville, FL
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
 
Writing Samples
1. Game Recap

EMPLOYMENT AND EXPERIENCE
Game Day Public Relations Worker- Jacksonville Jaguars, Jacksonville, FL Aug 2017-Pres
  • Assist in distribution of statistics to media in Jaguars press box on gameday
  • Record and transcribe player and coach post-game intervews
Media Relations / Broadcasting Assistant - Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL Aug 2017-Pres
  • Serve as the primary contact for the school’s women’s soccer & softball programs
  • Write releases, manage social media, and handle other media tasks for Jacksonville Athletics
  • Serve as a broadcaster for JU football, and men’s & women’s soccer on ESPN3 and Mixlr.com
Assistant Director- HAN Network, Shelton, CT May 2017-July 2017
  • Assisted in the production of daily studio shows and remote broadcasts
  • Edited content using Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Served as on-air analyst when needed
Broadcasting Intern - Bridgeport Bluefish Baseball, Bridgeport, CT May 2016-July 2017
  • Called color commentary and occasional play-by-play throughout the 2016 and 2017 seasons
  • PA Announcer and on- eld host for games when needed
  • Interviewed players and coaches, recorded and edited together reads using Adobe Audition
  • Collected pre-game lineups, wrote media notes and post-game recaps
Morning Show Intern - Star 99.9 WEZN, Milford, CT May 2016-Aug 2016
  • Assisted with the production of “The Anna and Raven Show” three times a week
  • Scheduled social media posts, blogged, recorded voiceovers, prepared show ideas
  • Edited audio with Adobe Audition & Maestro; Podcasted using Audioboom.com
  • Wrote articles for CTBoom.com
Announcer / Production Worker - Liberty Flames Sports Network, Lynchburg, VA Aug 2014-May 2017
  • Served in roles as play-by-play, color commentator, sideline reporter and studio host for Liberty’s men’s & women’s hockey, men’s & women’s basketball, and men’s & women’s lacrosse teams
  • Worked for LFSN productions on 19 different Liberty University Sporting Events that were broadcast on Big South Network & ESPN3.com
  • Served as camera operator, technical director, grip and graphics assistant for LFSN broadcasts
  • Gained knowledge of different cameras, Tricaster and Grass Valley switchers, and Chyron graphics machine
  • Set up and tear down experience with broadcasts, including equipment handling, cable running, and working with a broadcast truck
  • Served as a camera operator for weekly Liberty University Convocation broadcasts, which have been featured nationally
DJ / Sports Director - 90.9 The Light FM WQLU, Lynchburg, VA Jan 2014-May 2017
  • Served as producer and scheduler of all sports broadcasts at 90.9 The Light, leading a team of 12
  • Coordinator & play-by-play broadcaster of Liberty Christian Academy football, basketball, volleyball, and baseball games
  • Gained experience in production of on-air radio elements, podcasting, and audio production
  • Produced, wrote, operated, and hosted a weekly award-winning sports talk show
  • Was in charge of maintaining social media presence for the station, including Facebook & Twitter accounts
  • Hosted a bi-weekly mid-day music show; gained po ciency in Stinger & ITouchMedia software
  • Affliations: National Association of Sports Public Address Announcers, Lambda Pi Eta Communications Honors Society, Broadcast Education Association, Sportscasters Talent Agency of America
  • Awards: Winner of five Associated Press of Virginia awards in radio broadcasting & production (four in 2017, one in 2016), “Student Scholar” at 2016 NAB/BEA Radio Show, Liberty University Deans List: Fall 2015, Spring 2017

EDUCATION
B.S. in Journalism-Broadcast Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA (May 2017)
B.S. in Digital Media-Performance Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA (May 2017)

References
  1. Monyae Williamson- Director of Media Relations, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL
  2. Martin Hersam- CEO, HAN Network, Shelton, CT
  3. Jamie Hall- Station Manager, 90.9 The Light WQLU, Lynchburg, VA