I am responsible for coordinating the activity in the international department. In October-November of 2012, I was the only Romanian journalist that was honored with the Edward R. Murrow award for international journalists from the U.S. Department of State, through the International Visitor Leadership Program. Also, I am responsible for writing the international news section for the B1TV newscasts choosing, writing and editing the most relevant stories for the audiences, maintaining a good relationship with the bureau of the Romanian Minister of Foreign Affairs, with the representatives of the foreign embassies in Romania and coordinating the international news department. I also run a segment on the U.S. elections, whenever there are primaries organized. The stories I aired in this segment included interviews with Tim Peltier, foreign affairs specialist at the U.S. Embassy in Bucharest and Professor Susan McManus, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Government & International Affairs at the University of South Florida, Tampa. Also interviewed personalities like Robert Klitgaard, anti corruption expert, adviser on institutional reform and University Professor at Claremont Graduate University, Nino Saviano, political expert or Chuanwei Zhang, CEO China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited, China's biggest green energy company.
I was in charge of writing the press releases, maintaining a good relationship with the press, promoting the company's activities in the media, making the communication plan for the projects, updating the website, organizing events to increase the awareness of the organization. The foundation runs 5 multiregional projects with EU money: My duty was to inform the public and the media about the outcome of the programs, number of beneficiaries, to promote the organization and identify possible donors for the fund raising actions. I was also in charge of outlining and implementing the communication strategy of the organization, writing the newsletter and promoting the social media activities in the organization. As a GM assistant, I was in charge with keeping the agenda while attending all meetings along with the GM, outlining the strategy for the organization and maintaining the flow of information between the GM and the Department Directors
I was responsible for writing the international news section for the newscasts of Antena3 (national coverage news television) airing every hour, choosing the most relevant pieces of news from the wires of Reuters, AP, CNN, browsing the Internet for information of interest and contacting personalities for interviews. I covered breaking news such as the start of the war in Gaza and the earthquake in Haiti. Also, for Antena1 (national coverage entertainment TV station), I was in charge of finding and writing international news to match the expectations of the public for the morning show named Observator.
My job was to write foreign affairs articles, to conduct interviews with foreign politicians and military commanders, to maintain the newspaper's relation with the Minister of Foreign Affairs. I covered several business trips of the Romanian foreign affairs minister. I interviewed personalities of the international scene such as: Prince El-Hassan bin Talaal of Jordan, Mr. Ólafur Ragnar Grimsson, the president of Iceland, Mr. Jamie Shea, NATO Director of Policy Planning, Mr. Emilio Cabaliero Rodrigues, foreign affairs vice minister of Cuba, Ms.Colleen Graffy, Deputy Assistant U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice, Mr. Phil Noble, expert in communication and adviser to the president elect Mr. Barack Obama, Mr. Radu Florescu, leader of the American democrats in Romania, Ambassador David J. Smith, Director, Georgian Security Analysis Center, Tbilisi, and Senior Fellow, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, Washington
I was in charge of translating from English into Romanian and vice versa for the American missionary working in Romania. I organized her agenda, I worked with the children in the orphanages, taught them to read and write, read them stories and took them out on trips
I was responsible with gathering, writing and editing news stories (both local and national) for the 5, 6 and 10 o'clock newscasts as well as for the morning shows . I covered stories with the KTXS reporters, gathering, writing and editing my own news stories, investigating stories and turning them into news stories. Due to my journalistic and English skills I received this internship.
As a student, I also performed marketing activities (sampling activities) and worked as a receptionist and English translator in a Danube Delta hotel.
I worked with CNN reporter Rhonda Grayson on a local story about the abandoned children of Tulcea. I did part of the investigating and all the interpreting for this news story that was aired on CNN.
reporter, investigating and writing news stories.