Staci Soslowitz
Magazine Journalism
Location: Woodbury, NY, USA
School: Syracuse University
Field of study: Magazine Journalism

Staci Soslowitz

POPSUGAR Contributing Writer | Remote
Selected as a contributor to the POPSUGAR Voices program's partnership with the S.I Newhouse School of Public Communications
Write 1-3 weekly articles that were published to the POPSUGAR website and shared through their social media accounts reaching over 200,000 unique viewers

ZIPPED MAGAZINE Editor in Chief | Syracuse, N.Y.
Managed a staff of 90 members, including editors, assistants, department heads, and writers
Oversee the creation of the Spring 2020 print issue, consisting on 10 feature-length articles
Worked with the social media, art, photoshoot, marketing/PR, financial and executive teams
Distribute 400 print copies throughout the university campus at the duration of the semester and reached over 350 unique online visitors per month
Hosted print magazine's launch party which help amplify distribution and community outreach Promoted three times: Assistant Web Editor (Sept 2017-May 2018). Web Director (Sept 2018-Dec 2018), Managing Editor (Sept 2019-Dec 2019)

SYRACUSE WOMAN MAGAZINE Contributor | Syracuse, N.Y.
Authored three stories published in the November, December and January issues of the print magazines covering local businesses and events
Curated and planned daily Instagram and Facebook posts of the magazine and original content that increased the follower base by 110%
Edited and fact-checked the October issue prior to print

AMERICAN SPA MAGAZINE Editorial Intern | New York, N.Y.
Published 20 stories shared through American Spa’s main website and across all its social media pages with over 36,000 followers
Authored two articles for print magazine featured in the July and September 2019 issues covering exotic spa destinations and trending spa products
Fact-checked several articles that were published in the print issues by researching primary sources Created contact lists for spa events to be used by the marketing department for professional networking accumulating over 1,000 contacts
Curated and planned Instagram content as well as original graphics and photos growing Instagram following by 1,000 followers over a period of one month
Attended industry events and deskside meetings in order to solicit interest in content for the magazine

THE RIVIERE AGENCY Public Relations Intern | New York, N.Y.
Co-wrote an online article about Miami Swim Week for Fashion Week Online by researching swim brands that will debut at the Hammock trade show
Used Fashion Monitor, a fashion industry marketing platform, and Cision, public relations software, to update buyer and influencer contact lists that are used for promotional events
Coordinated several Instagram posts for both the agency’s account and the Hammock Trade Show account during Miami Swim Week 2018
Compiled media recognition for Miami Swim Week designers and produced more than 30 press clippings to show designer clients
Worked as a Fashion Week assistant during the agency's New York Fashion Week events

RESIDENT MAGAZINE Editorial Intern | Long Island City, N.Y.
Contributed and assisted editors with three feature articles for the magazine’s print and online publication Solicited potential advertisers to promote the June and July 2018 issue resulting in additional partnerships for the director of marketing
Promoted July and August cover stories by creating informative and appealing content for the publication’s social media networks

COLLEGE FASHIONISTA Online Writer | Remote
Produced monthly articles about campus fashion by researching and writing blog posts and accompanying each post with original photography
Submitted work to an editor who published each post to the College Fashionista website

EDUCATION Syracuse University— S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Bachelor of Arts, Magazine Journalism GPA: 3.6
Minor in Information Management and Technology Dean's List Scholar
Recipient of Chancellor's Scholarship
Concentration in Fashion and Beauty Communications

SKILLS Wordpress, Squarespace, Mailchimp, Adobe Creative Suite, Google Analytics, Microsoft Office Platforms, Fashion Monitor, Cision
AP Style Writing, Reporting, Interviewing, Proofreading, Copyediting, Social Media Marketing,
Search Engine Optimization