Publicist
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Location: Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
University: University of St. Andrews
Major: International Relations and Social Anthropology

Publicist

Madeleine Otto
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Professional Experience
Freelance Journalist The Seattle Times, Seattle April 2019-Present
• Contributing travel related articles as a Features contributor at The Seattle Times
Office Manager, Consumer Eyes, New York City May-October 2017
• Worked as the office facilitator for global insight and innovation consultancy
• Generated ideas for current project strategies and branding implementation
• Scheduled travel logistics for international and domestic immersions and consumer research
• Managed internal calendar for CEO and Project Directors
• Utilized Microsoft Excel to process billable expenses for the company
Data Entry, JW Player, (Temporary position) New York City February-May 2017
• Provided administrative support to rapidly expanding video hosting platform
• Responsible for strategic outreach initiative to build JW Player’s client base
• Used Microsoft Excel to categorize websites
• Utilized Salesforce to source contacts and to expand client base
• Categorized websites utilizing research tools such as LinkedIn Sales Navigator and Salesforce
Editorial Intern, Bradt Travel Guides, London, United Kingdom January 2016
• Responsible for maintenance and promotion of Bradt social media accounts
• Cross-referenced Borneo and Croatia e-books before publication
• Updated Bradt Travel website with new 2016 editions
• Utilized InDesign and Photoshop for website production
• Administrative duties included internal correspondence and responding to freelance inquiries
Editorial Intern, Condé Nast Traveller, Mumbai, India May-August 2015
• Collaborated with print and digital teams in publication of multiple issues of the magazine
• Fact-checked Dubai supplement for August/September issue
• Researched section on tourism in New Delhi
• Wrote article for Word of Mouth section published in October/November Anniversary issue
• Handled calendar and schedule logistics for Editor in Chief’s Shanghai conference
Publications
The Seattle Times, Condé Nast Traveller, The New Times, The Saint, The Tribe, The Stand
Volunteer Experience January 2018-Present
Reader, Harvard Review, Remote
• Provide editorial feedback on fiction manuscripts of the Harvard Review
Education
University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland 2012-2016
M.A. (Honours) in International Relations and Social Anthropology
Languages and Skills
Proficiency in: AP and Chicago styles, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook),
InDesign, Photoshop, Salesforce

fact-checking, research, social media skills