Tracey Fitzpatrick

Last updated on 04/03/17

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Fashion Week Take 1 clip
Tracey Fitzpatrick Producer/Reporter/Host Reel

Credits and Employment History

Market News Video, Jericho, NY 2011 – Present
ANCHOR
Online business news site providing information on the stock market and publicly traded companies.
• Disseminate and present business news in an understandable and professional manner; assist with editing.
Examiner.com 2011-Present
FASHION WRITER
National online website covering news to entertainment.
• Enterprise, write and contribute to style and fashion column.
NY1 News, New York, NY 2009 – 2011
NEWS ASSISTANT / VIDEOGRAPHER / WRITER
A 24-hour cable-news television channel focused on the five boroughs of New York City; owned by Time Warner Cable.
• Accepted opportunity to develop professional hard news experience; enjoyed the unique challenges presented to further grow and develop in a deadline-oriented environment.
• Remained professional in bleak shooting environments; consistently maintained composure and focus as needed to get facts, footage and sound bites after gang shootings, arson, or other criminal activities.
• Excelled in developing rapport to capture the shot or interview opportunity; cultivated rapport with individuals from diverse backgrounds and neighborhoods in order to secure interview opportunity.
• Helped bring attention to underserved neighborhoods in the five boroughs represented; videos focused on buildings without heat, garbage overflow, unsafe elevators, etc.
• Red Carpet/Fashion Week coverage; conducted interviews and shot runways.
• News writing; collaborated with writing pit to format scripts.
Sojourner Productions, Inc., New York, NY 2002 – 2009
PRODUCER/VIDEOGRAPHER
Full-service video production company.
• Joined former manager to launch new business; key clients included The United Way of Rockland, Aer Lingus, Girl Scouts of America, SeaChange International, and more.
TCI/Cablevision, Nyack, NY 1992 – 2002
PRODUCER / FEATURE REPORTER / VIDEOGRAPHER
Cable Television Company with systems serving areas surrounding New York City; the 8th largest cable provider in the USA.
• Wrote, shot, edited, produced, and reported for magazine show as a feature/style reporter; hosted field segments and live in studio.
• Exponentially grew audience from 40,000 to over 200,000 viewers; incorporated a hyper-local news strategy promoting local artists, businesses/organizations and reshaped programs to a more positive, family-oriented platform.
• Won three Telly Awards and two CTPAA Beacon Awards; recognized for innovating positive story segments that helped many local, grass roots organizations get the recognition they deserved.
• Excelled in developing compelling human interest stories; understood what viewers wanted to see and capitalized on those needs. Conceived and launched a 6-minute newscast that became a 30-minute segment.
• Overcame challenges faced with a limited budget and staff; provided leadership needed to develop a high performance crew that produced quality, award-winning programming with less.
OTHER ROLES: The Paley Center for Media • WMJV-FM, Putnam County, NY, Host & Announcer • WRKL, Rockland County, NY, News Reporter • KQSS-FM, Phoenix, AZ, News Anchor/Deejay • NBC-TV, New York, NY, Sales Assistant

Industry Qualifications

FCP 7

Adobe Premiere

Videography

Industry Awards

―AWARDS & INDUSTRY RECOGNITION―

Telly Awards, 1995, 1996, 2000 [Producer/Reporter]

CTPAA Beacon Award, 1994 [Producer/New Technologies Campaign]

CTPAA Beacon Award, 1993 [Producer/Cable Awareness Campaign]

Education

EDUCATION: Associates Degree, Alfred State College / New Media Degree, Fordham University 2015

Technical Equipment

FCP7

Adobe

Sony Video Cameras

Still photography