Strategic Communications Specialist in Atlanta GA Resume Debra Krajnak

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                                      PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

    Freelance writing for Web sites. Emory Report provides the university’s staff and faculty with news
    and special events coverage. Domus sells high-end, modern European furniture and furnishings.

    CNN - Atlanta, GA                                                               1996-2010

    THE CNN WIRE, Atlanta, GA (2001-2010)
    Central newsgathering and distribution service for TV, Web, CNN Radio and other units.

    News Editor (2001-2010). Wrote and edited breaking news stories, supervised three
    weekend news editors and interns, interacted with U.S. and international bureaus to
    coordinate and broaden news coverage. Published breaking news on Twitter.

    CNN.COM, Atlanta, GA (1996-2001)
    CNN’s Web site has more than 65 million page views per day – the highest readership of any
    online news operation.

    Arts & Style Editor (2000-2001). Produced CNN’s Web section on art, architecture, design
    and fashion. Daily features were illustrated with slide shows, videos and other interactive
    elements to entertain readers and boost page views. Supervised staff of three.

    Writer, Copy Editor (1996-2000). Web site’s U.S. and international desks.


    MS – Urban Planning, University of Arizona, Tucson.
    BA – Journalism, University of Arizona, Tucson.


    Emmy, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences; group coverage of Sept. 11, 2001,
    attacks. 2002
    Indiana Associated Press Managing Editors Honorable Mention for "Courting Criticism,"
    an investigative story that helped convince two Superior Court judges not to seek re-election.
    Knight-Ridder Fellowship, DeWitt Wallace Center for Communications and Journalism,
    Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. 1995

Description: Debra Krajnak is a strategic communications specialist and has experience as supervisor of editors and interns, free lance writing, news gathering and distribution.