The Resume of Adam Warrington

Adam Warrington

2777 SW Archer Road
AG 296
Gainesville, Florida 32608
(352) 337-1717
ARW3201@aol.com


OBJECTIVE:

To obtain a position in public relations that enables me to utilize my verbal and writing capabilities in addition to my technical, presentation and research skills.

EDUCATION:

Graduate Work:
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
*Entered Master's program in the College of Journalism and Communications in August 1999 with an expected graduation date of May 2001.
*Major: Public Relations. Selected course work: sports public relations, mass communication and society and electronic publishing.

Undergraduate Work:
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
*Bachelor of Arts received May 1998.
*Major: History. Additional intensive course work in Political Science and Theater.


EXPERIENCE:

Public Relations Intern
Cris Collinsworth Foundation, Gainesville, Florida
*Helped plan charity golf tournaments for the foundation that raises approximately $300,000 annually for charity.
*Wrote public service announcements, press releases and radio and television commercials for the foundation.
*Helped coordinate fund raising and all details relating to special events for the foundation.

Intern
University of Florida, Body of Knowledge Project
*Researched and wrote synopses of articles in major public relations journals for the Body of Knowledge Project, associated with the Public Relations Society of America.

Volunteer
Florida World Pavilion, Sydney, Australia
*Wrote stories as a member of The Florida World Pavilion's press team for The Pavilion Forum, a weekly newsletter, and www.floridapavilion.com.
*Helped plan and coordinate events and receptions at the pavilion as a member of the event promotions team.
*Responsible for promoting the state of Florida to the thousands of potential tourists that came through the pavilion.


COMPUTER SKILLS:

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, Microsoft Excel, and Adobe Acrobat 4.0.

INTERESTS:

International travel, competitive tennis and creative writing.

References Available Upon Request

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