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					                                      Joshua Drimmer
270 S. 5th Street, #3                                                                      917-822-6197
Brooklyn, NY 11211                                                     

        Yale University, New Haven, CT
         B.A., double major in English and Theater Studies (playwriting), May 2003. 3.6 GPA.
         Arts and Entertainment Editor (2000-01) and Senior Editor (2001-03) of the Yale Herald.
        MediaVest, New York, NY
        Junior Associate, Research & Analytics, Kraft Team, February 2007-December 2009
        Research Associate, Kraft One Team, January 2010-Present
         Managed the analytics process for the Kraft brands’ media activity, coordinating MediaVest,
            Kraft, and Nielsen teams in six locations, while presenting quarterly data to Kraft investors.
         Initiated and assisted in a variety of research assignments, including in-depth brand studies,
            points of view on innovative television research as part of the Beyond :30 project, and
            reports on media trends such as green marketing, social networking, and cinema advertising.
         Served as a maven to the Kraft One team on research tools, training and assisting digital
            planners in traditional media while simultaneously learning digital methodology.
         Analyzed programming for optimal brand targeting and cost, an integral part of planning.
         Honored as a contributor to Civic Observatory, a media attitudes poll used throughout the
            company, and the winner of the Starcom-MediaVest Group’s 2011 Vanguard Award.

        Mighty Constitutional Rights Political Committee, New York, NY
        Editor, Press Agent, May-July 2006
         Edited and helped structure and develop ideas for a book on immigration and terrorism.
         Organized press conferences, including one announcing a disbarment case filed against a
            senior Presidential cabinet member.

        D.E. Shaw & Co., New York, NY
        Database Coordinator, January-July 2005
         Oversaw the completion of a comprehensive database for all the hedge fund’s contracts,
            finishing the assignment months before expected.

        Experimental Music Collective, Brooklyn, NY
        Personal Assistant, September-December 2004
         Assisted award-winning composer Derek Bermel. Work included financial, clerical, and
            correspondence, as well as researching musical venues for Mr. Bermel’s band.

        Air America Radio, New York, NY
        Writer, January-May 2004
         One of two writers responsible for creating, developing, researching, preparing interview
            subjects, and writing Ring of Fire, hosted by Robert Kennedy Jr. and Mike Papantonio.
         Assisted in research for Mr. Kennedy’s book Crimes Against Nature.

        Burnes & Clegg, Inc., New York, NY
        Literary Intern, August-December 2003
         Evaluated manuscripts, discovering several new agency clients, while managing the office.

            Freelance editor of legal documents, creative works, articles, and essays.
            Author of six full-length plays, including Waiting for the N (Emerging Artists Theater), Love
             is Good (Love Creek Productions), and For You (Manhattan Rep Theater).

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