Resume

Resume

Bilingual Multimedia Reporter and Producer with strong abilities such as writing, editing and reporting to create compelling stories. Uses technology and digital platforms to report accurately and effectively.
Multimedia Reporter/ Producer, Voice of America
Washington DC. 02/2018-present
  • National Political Reporter and White House Correspondent for the VOA Spanish division.
  • Multimedia reporter with a focus on foreign policy and issues of interest to a Hispanic-international audience.
  • Coverage includes reporting live from The White House, US Capitol, US State Department, OAS, UN Headquarters, and World Bank.
  • Reported on US-Mexico relations, including reporting from the border regions. Extensive experience reporting on natural disasters, specifically hurricanes affecting the United States.
  • Development, creation, shoot and edition of TV packages, digital stories and series for TV, web and social media.
  • Produce and conduct high-profile interviews with high-level US officials, members of Congress and foreign leaders.

View: Jorge Agobian VOA profile

TV Producer/ Reporter, EVTV Miami

Miami, Florida. 06/2015-02/2018

  • Produced live and recorded TV news-shows and multimedia programs. In charge of booking, line production, pre, post and field production.
  • Video editing for TV and digital platforms (YouTube and other social media). Produced multimedia promos.
  • Produced TV special live broadcast events, such as Democratic Convention 2016, Venezuelan crisis (2015, 2017, 2018).
  •  Special correspondent sent several times to cover national politics events in Washington D.C. and conduct interviews in The White House and the US Congress.
Multimedia Reporter/ Efecto Cocuyo (.com)
Caracas, Venezuela. 01/2015-09/2017
  • Produced multimedia stories using different sources: text, video, infographics, audio, hyperlinks, timelines, etc.
  • Produced in-depth stories with a profuse use of sources such as data base, timelines, primary and secondary sources, etc.
Reporter/ La Prensa de Anzoátegui
Caracas, Venezuela. 02/2014-09/2014
  • Pitched, researched and reported in-depth stories related to crime in Venezuela.

 INTERVIEWS
COVERAGES

View: Jorge Agobian VOA profile

EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Mass Media Communications and Journalism. Universidad Central de Venezuela, 2015.
LANGUAGES

Spanish (Native, Advanced Proficiency), English (Advanced Proficiency).

PROFESSIONAL COURSES
  • Neutral accent and teleprompter presentation (2017)
  • Social Media 2.0. Miami (2015)
  • Management of communications during emergencies and disasters (2015)
  • Journalism in Times of Crisis (2014)