MATTHEW HAND

Reporter / Anchor  

View My Talent Tape

Email Me        Print Resume


  • Motivated  
  • Deadline driven
  • Engaging personality 
  • Looking to obtain reporter position with ultimate goal of being an anchor
 
EXPERIENCE
 
Reporter/Weekend News Anchor
WGHT 1500AM – North Jersey News Center
Pompton Lakes, NJ
April 2015 – Present
-Conduct interviews with government officials and residents of Bergen, Passaic and Morris Counties in New Jersey.
-Gather sound, write and edit local news stories. 
-Saturday morning news/sports/weather anchor.  6a-12p time slot.
-Broadcasts every 30 minutes: 6a-9a.  Hourly: 10a-12p.
-Responsible for selecting and writing own stories with total editorial control. 
 
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative – White Plains, NY
Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Deerfield, IL 
August 2007 - Present
-Support and educate physicians in the benefits of prescribing medications.   
-Responsible for selling three products in three different disease states.
 
Marketing Consultant
Financial Independence Group, Inc.
Cornelius, North Carolina
May 2006 – May 2007
-Strategize, develop and assist in implementing marketing programs for contracted agents throughout the U.S. 
-Duties included negotiating marketing alliances with third party vendors.
 
Advertising Sales Planner 
MTV Networks: Nick@Nite/TVLand
New York, New York
May 2003 – May 2006
-Played integral role in providing support for three separate sales teams.
 
 
EDUCATION
 
James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA (2002)
Major:  Bachelors of Science in Telecommunications Production
News/Sports Anchor JMTV 
 
 
AWARDS
 
2016 Garden State Journalists Association
Radio General News – Honorable Mention
“Halloween Newscast”
 
 
SKILLS
 
Adobe Premiere.  Adobe Audition.  Final Cut Pro.  GoPro.  Canon VixiaHFG30. Mac/PC. 
 




MATTHEW HAND

 White Plains, NY

Represented by:

Paul Brewer
TV Talent Agents
 706.836.5290
Paul.Brewer11@comcast.net


 

copyright TALENTapes, Inc 2011

MATTHEW hand


MATTHEW hand

 

View My Talent Tape

Email Me        Print Resume






MATTHEW hand

 

Represented by:

Paul Brewer
TV Talent Agents
 706.836.5290
Paul.Brewer11@comcast.net


 

copyright TALENTapes, Inc 2011