Resume

Resume | Teyonna Ridgeway Resume 

Summary

Excellent written and oral communication, leadership and interpersonal skills with a comprehensive range of public relations and journalism experience

Key skills include:

 Event planning, management and execution
 Community outreach and engagement
 Strategic planning and research

Relevant Experience 

Office of University Communications Media Relations Intern. 
September 2013 – Present

  • Wrote weekly press releases and media advisories about campus events and accomplishments of Howard University faculty and students
  • Compiled weekly media monitoring lists to track the University’s mentions in the news

Queen to Queen, Inc. Public Relations Assistant
January 2013 – Present

  • Enhanced existing social media presence by implementing creative content including #QueenQuote, a series of daily inspirational quotes on Twitter
  • Wrote over seven blog posts including Lady Bison Abroad and Women of Royalty blog series

AT&T. Communications Intern
June- August 2013 | Atlanta, GA

  • Organized a video cast-in event where 120 employees recorded videos for the Small Business and Alterate Channels business unit internal video channel
  • Recruited and managed four intern volunteers and oversaw promotional tactics for the event
  • Wrote internal communication, including newsletters and blogs, on behalf of an executive

June- August 2012 | Atlanta, GA

  • Organized a video cast-in event where 120 employees recorded videos for the Small Business and Alternate Channels department’s (SBAC) internal video channel
  • Recruited and managed four intern volunteers and oversaw promotional tactics for the video cast-in

TV One. Marketing Intern
January 2012 – April 2012 | Silver Spring, MD

  • Assisted planning a live concert at the NCTA Cable Show that had an estimate of 800 people in attendance
  • Coordinated with the Creative Services department to print graphics for TV One original shows and other promotional material

Radio One Atlanta. Promotions Intern
June – August 2011 | Atlanta, GA

  •  Shadowed the production of an Atlanta-based syndicated radio show on Praise 102.5 weekly
  • Created an Anti- Bullying Pledge for HOT 107.9’s “Bullying is NOT HOT” campaign
  • Worked promotional and community outreach events including Radio One Fun Days

Education 

Howard University, B.A Journalism, Concentration in Public Relations
Expected Graduation: May 2014 | Washington, DC
3.8 GPA
Richmond, the American International University, Study Abroad Program
January – May 2013 | London, England

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