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John Gilliland

John Gilliland

Chandler, Arizona, US
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John Gilliland

John Gilliland

  

Highlights

An experienced radio news anchor and reporter, John can impart the urgency of a story, as well as its human side. John's voice has a rich tone with a believable quality that lends itself to any format.

Languages

English, English (North American), English (British), English (Australian), English (New Zealand)

Accent

Australian, British, New Zealand, North American, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes)

Special Skills

Radio, Telephone

Experience

ARIZONA NEWS REPORTER, CALIFORNIA NEWS ANCHOR
March, 2005 – Current
Skyview Satellite Network, Scottsdale, Arizona
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: writing, producing and recording daily afternoon drive news broadcasts, personal and telephone interviews in the field and in studio, live on-scene breaking reports, writing and filing daily reports from the field, political reporting, monitoring all other local news outlets for story ideas and sourcing.

FREELANCE CORRESPONDENT,
October, 2000 – Current
Cybercast News Service ((Website hidden))
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: reporting Arizona stories of national importance or interest, interviewing appropriate sources and completing thorough and appropriate research, editing material and submitting stories for posting on the (Website hidden) website.

NEWS ANCHOR
March, 2004 - March 2005
KKNT-AM 960 (Salem), Phoenix, Arizona
Responsibilities included, but are not limited to: writing, producing and recording daily afternoon drive news broadcasts, live breaking reports as necessary, monitoring all other local news outlets for story ideas and sourcing.

NEWS REPORTER, ANCHOR
August, 2003 - March, 2004
KFYI-AM 550 (CBS), Phoenix, Arizona
Responsibilities included, but were not limited to: writing, producing and recording several news broadcasts twice weekly, personal and telephone interviews in the field and in studio, live on-scene breaking-news field reports, daily reports from the field, political reporting, monitoring all other local news outlets for story ideas and sourcing, occasional submissions to ABC Radio News, regular submissions to the Clear Channel Radio Network.

NEWS REPORTER, ANCHOR
March, 2003 - August, 2003
WGY-AM 810 (ABC), Albany, New York
Responsibilities included, but were not limited to: writing, producing and recording news broadcasts, personal and telephone interviews in the field and in studio daily, live on-scene breaking-news field reports, daily reports from the field, political reporting, monitoring all other local news outlets for story ideas and sourcing, occasional submissions to ABC Radio News, regular submissions to the Clear Channel Radio Network, archiving audio and newscasts twice weekly.

NEWS REPORTER, ANCHOR
November, 1999 May, 2002
KKOB-AM 770 (ABC), Albuquerque, New Mexico
Responsibilities included, but were not limited to: writing, producing and recording daily local and network news broadcasts, personal and telephone interviews in the field and in studio, co-hosting and expert analysis for afternoon drive talk show, occasional submissions to ABC Radio News. Have also filed stories for the BBC, the CBC, and WBZ Boston, among others.

NEWS DIRECTOR, PRODUCER & HOST “Impact New Mexico”
July, 1999 - November, 1999
KMVR-FM 104.9 & KOBE-AM 1450, Las Cruces, New Mexico
Technical Director for local broadcast of daily syndicated morning show; operated audio boards, mini-disc machines and telephone interface, provided all technical support during program. Responsibilities included, but were not limited to: writing, producing and recording daily news broadcasts, conducting and recording personal and telephone interviews; concentrated on local news coverage. Impact New Mexico was a one-hour talk show bringing news and views to the greater Las Cruces area. Responsibilities included, but were not limited to: research, show prep, and guest booking. Guests ranged from local politicians to international celebrities.

PRODUCER, DIRECTOR, ANCHOR, REPORTER, WRITER
August,1992 - June, 1994
KENW - FM 89.5 (NPR), KZIA - AM 660, Portales, New Mexico
Produced, directed, and acted as talent for weekly multi-cultural music/talk show; selected material; coordinated program schedule with community information, guests and local talent; arranged guest booking; quality control, post production editing, creative development and topic selection; providing all technical support during program. Responsibilities included, but were not limited to: writing, producing and recording daily newscasts, conducting and recording personal and telephone interviews; on-location reporting, investigative reporting, national state and local election coverage.

NEWS DIRECTOR, ANCHOR, REPORTER, WRITER, SPORTSCASTER, DJ
August, 1989 - June, 1992
KCFV - FM 89.5, St. Louis, Missouri
Responsibilities included, but were not limited to: supervising students in a professional context for the production of weekly newscasts; producing weekly public affairs shows and various actualities for broadcast; coordinating news department policy and personnel with established course curriculum. Wrote & produced weekly newscasts; weekly Disc Jockey shifts; Play-by-Play and color commentary for various sports events; interviewed national, international and local news makers and celebrities.

Credentials

Education

B.S. in Communications, Eastern New Mexico University, 1994

A.A., Broadcasting, St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley, 1992

Studio

  • Microphone

    Electrovoice, Sennheiser

  • Computer & Software

    PC

  • Special Equipment

    ENG

  • Delivery Methods

    any

  • Turnaround Time

    On deadline

Payment Terms

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Next Steps

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