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Joseph Youngs

Joseph Youngs

Digital and Audio content editor

RI Latino Arts

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Multimedia Journalist on the Power MMA Show at Arizona Sports 98.7

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RI Latino Arts

Digital and Audio content editor

- Currently work with RI Latino Arts assisting with the Latino Oral History Project of RI providing advice and expertise on content and audio digitization.
- Transcribe audio, edit into soundbites and prepare for online and radio broadcast.

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Power MMA Show on Arizona Sports 98.7

Lead MMA Writer, Head Researcher, Video/Photo Editor and Cameraman

- Weekly radio program on Arizona Sports 98.7, the flagship station for all Arizona sports.
- The first all MMA radio show on a major radio station.
- Radio show generated an average 1,000,000+ viewers a month to the MMA tab of ArizonaSports.com
- Wrote, edited and produced stories for multiple platforms, including Internet and digital channels.
- Controlled all aspects of social media including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube accounts.
- Researched and wrote a weekly column for the MMA section of ArizonaSports.com
- Constant Research and development of MMA topics on a daily basis.
- Contributed on air as lead MMA insider.
- Delivered live reports from site of UFC events from various parts of the country through radio shows Twitter and Facebook page.
- Shot and edited video and still photos to accompany news stories and YouTube channel.
- Evaluated and followed up on news leads and news tips to develop story ideas.
- Attended pre­fight and post­fight press conferences and a credentialed member of the media.

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Sun Devil Fitness

Operations Manager

- In charge the maintenance and care of sports­related equipment (nets, backboards, goals e.g.) at the Downtown Sun Devil Fitness Complex.
- Maintained outdoor facilities, including football, soccer and softball field, outdoor track and .
- Oversaw field preparation for various sports such as basketball, volleyball, football, soccer, indoor hockey
- Assisted in regular trash removal from field areas.
- Managed entire grounds crew and generated employees schedules

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Arizona Sports 620

Online Sports Content Intern

- ESPN affiliate
- Researched and wrote 3 pieces per day for ArizonaSports.com covering the Phoenix Suns, Arizona Diamondbacks, Arizona Cardinals, Phoenix Coyotes and Arizona State and the University of Arizona's sports programs.
- Transcribed an average four to five interviews a day approximalty 10 to 15 minutes long for use in online stories
- Extensive use of Content Management System (CMS).
- Wrote, edited and produced stories for multiple platforms, including Internet and digital channels.
- Selected and updated AP photos for arizonasports.com daily slideshow.

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Pawtucket Red Sox

Concessions Manager

- Managed the concession at McCoy Stadium, home of the Pawtucket Red Sox, the Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox.
- Took inventory of busiest concession stand in entire stadium everyday.
- Overseeing all day workers, including entire kitchen crew
- Keeping owner informed of purchasing needs.
- Taking customer complaints.
- Opened and closed the daily.
- First person there and lost one to leave.

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Arizona State University

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Journalism

Graduate of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication