HAYLEY SPITLER

 

Experience

NEWS INTERN • NBC SPORTS CHICAGO • JAN 2019- PRESENT
Assist producers in getting content ready for pre- and post-game shows. Operate the teleprompter for in-studio productions. Transcribe interviews. Edit and write scripts for highlights. Log footage of games (basketball, baseball, football, hockey, etc.) Assist in making fonts for intermission and post-game shows. Go on location for coverage of Bulls, Blackhawks, White Sox and Cubs games/ practices. Represent NBC Sports Chicago at SoxFest and Authentic Fan nights at the United Center.

PRODUCTION INTERN • WTTW/CHICAGO TONIGHT • AUG 2018- DEC 2018
Complete research for producers and pitch story ideas for nightly broadcasts. Greet, escort and manage guests for studio segments and create guest seating charts. Print and arrange scripts for distribution to cast and crew efficiently. Transcribe interviews, log videos, assist with editing packages. Compile and organize program content and information into show database accurately.

MARCH MADNESS • LOYOLA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO • MAR 2018
NCAA Final Four Manager and Multimedia Journalist. Led team coverage of Loyola-Chicago in their Cinderella trip to the NCAA Final Four. The team produced content for professional news organizations including television, radio, newspapers, online and social media outlets. Organized airline, hotel and rental cars. In charge of equipment transportation. Led daily editorial meetings. Worked with Loyola and NCAA officials. Assured professional presence by all journalists. Set deadlines. Shot, wrote and edited sports and news packages.

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER/ANCHOR• RAMBLER SPORTS LOCKER • AUG 2016- PRESENT
Rambler Sports Locker is a weekly student-run production at Loyola University Chicago that focuses on all things Loyola sports. Lead fellow students and recruit and maintain members.  Regularly anchor, write and edit scripts, VOs, film and edit packages, write and present in-house reports. Operate the camera, teleprompter, audio, switcher, and lights during filming. Direct the set. Attend games and press conferences to interview athletes and coaches and obtain soundbites. Excel in a fast- paced, high pressure environment.

PRODUCER AND REPORTER • LOYOLA NEWS CHICAGO • JAN 2018- MAY 2018
Loyola News Chicago is a weekly broadcast focusing on Chicago and Loyola news. Regularly write scripts, produce packages and VO/SOTs. Weekly roles have included producing, directing, anchoring, reporting, floor-directing, audio, operating cameras. Have created same-day reports for the telecast. Always make deadline individually and as part of a team.

CONTRIBUTOR AND WRITER • LOYOLA PHOENIX • FEB 2018- PRESENT
The Loyola Phoenix is the student-run newspaper at Loyola University Chicago. Develop ideas for stories, research story, conduct appropriate interviews for piece, write, edit and publish accordingly. 

TELE-COUNSELOR • PALM BEACH ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY, FLORIDA • 2015
Worked in Admissions Office contacting prospective students to answer any questions and give them any information they might need. Invited students to events and promoted the college .

Skills

· Print writing in AP Style.
· Broadcast writing for voice over, package
scripts, in-house reporting scripts, and anchor
scripts.
· Filming/Videography with experience using
· Sony NX5U.
· Proficient with editing in Adobe Premiere Pro,
IMovie.
· Create graphics using Photoshop.
· On camera work includes reporting,
anchoring, and recorded packages.
· Proficient with Microsoft Office and all current
social media platforms.
· Proficient in Ross Inception and EZnews
· Edit multi-cam projects

Education

BROADCAST JOURNALISM• MARKETING MINOR • LOYOLA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO • ANTICIPATED GRADUATION SPRING 2019
Relevant Coursework includes: Sports Broadcasting, Reporting and Writing, Broadcast News, Video Production, Introduction to Communication, Ethics and communication, Communication and New Media, Media Law, Technology for Journalists, and Newscasting and Producing. GPA: 3.6


JOURNALISM •PALM BEACH ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY • FALL SEMESTER 2015
Honors program student. Wrote for the school newspaper: The Beacon. Member of improv group Alice, Monday Night Live sketch comedy troupe. GPA: 3.9