Caroline Cook

LOS ANGELES, CA — Phone: (512) 567-2170 — COOKCAROLINE8@ME.COM

DIGITAL CONTENT | JOURNALIST | SKETCH COMEDY | COPY

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Bustle Media Group | Staff Writer | 2017

  • News writer for Elite Daily and Bustle specializing in Celebrity news.  

AfterEllen | Contributing Writer | 2017

                ·   Published contributing writer specializing in celebrities, gay culture, lifestyle and fashion

Stand Desk | Contributing Writer | 2017

          ·        Published contributing writer specializing in office hacks, millennial culture and award winning products.

Digital Doggy | Head Content Creator | 2016 - Present

         ·       Head content creator and writer for Digital Doggy website, YouTube channel and social media platforms

Elite Daily | Contributing Writer | 2016 – Present

         ·       Published contributing writer specializing in LBGT issues and comedy

        ·       Coordinated partnership between Digital Doggy and Elite Daily

Freelance Comedy Writer | 2014 - 2016

       ·       Staff writer for popular comedy show "Top Story! Weekly" at iO West Theater

         ·       Founder/writer/performer for sketch comedy group "Skinny Dip" performing regularly at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, iO West Theater and Second City Theater

Paper Kite Productions | Writer, Associate Producer | 2012 - 2014

·       Associate producer alongside Amy Poehler for “Smart Girls at the Party” and “Ask Amy” segments

Lezbihonest | Founder, Producer, Writer, Host | 2014 - Present

·       Social media manager, producer/performer of weekly video podcasts, producer/director of video content, marketing and audience flow manager

·       Lezbihonest was featured on Funny or Die, Elite Daily and Comedy Cake

Tequila Mockingbird | Copy Writer, Office Manager | 2011 - 2012

·       Producer of live SXSW event, production coordinator for ADR sessions and music/VO sessions, contributing copy writer for radio and television spots, production office manager, website/social media manager

 

EDUCATION

 Upright Citizens Brigade Theater | Sketch Comedy | 2012 - 2015

·       Sketch Writing 101, Sketch Writing 201, Sketch Writing 301, Improv 101, Improv 201

Texas State University | BA, Broadcast Journalism | 2008 - 2011

 

SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Social Media Marketing, WordPress, Blogging, Songwriting, Comedy Writing