Resume

Daniel McCarthy
Mccarthy.danieljames@gmail.com
(631) 338-5437
https://dmccarthyportfolio.wordpress.com/
Twitter: @dmac1986


Work Experience

Travel Market Report, Oyster Bay, NY
Senior Editor: September, 2016 – present
Associate Editor: May, 2015 – August, 2016

  • Covered cruise lines and airlines for travel industry trade publication.
  • Managed website’s social media accounts and daily newsletter on Constant Contact.
  • Attended industry conferences and trade shows.
  • Published articles from reporters on staff and freelancers on website’s CMS.

East London Lines, London, UK
Reporter: October 2013 – May 2014

  • Reporter, editor for local news website covering four London boroughs.
  • Attended and reported council meetings and court cases.
  • Sourced and edited own photos.
  • Copy-edited articles from other journalists on staff.

Sunday Independent, London, UK
News Intern: April 2013 – June 2013

  • Sunday news intern for London’s Sunday Independent.
  • Worked with editors to finish stories for Sunday’s edition.
  • Wrote news stories.

Skyhorse Publishing, New York, NY
Production and Editorial Intern: February 2012 – August 2012

  • Production and Editorial intern at the fastest growing independent publisher in the United States.
  • Worked with editors and authors on back-end work for manuscripts including building table of contexts and bibliographies.

The Comment Magazine
Staff Member: September 2012 – January 2013

  • Staff member for Boston University’s graduate journalism and literary magazine, The Comment.
  • One of two undergraduates on a staff comprised of students from all corners of Boston University’s Master’s program
  • Wrote two pieces for its 2013 edition, both original ideas with original reporting.

Boston Globe, Boston, Massachusetts
Sports Intern: September 2011 – January 2012

  • Managed and completed box scores for high school sports on the Boston Globe’s sports desk.
  • Worked on tight deadline for online and Saturday morning editions during high school football season.

NY Daily News, New York, NY
Reporting Intern: June 2011 – August 2012

  • Reporter with the City section of the Daily News.
  • Out of the office reporter for city news—car accidents, fires, arraignments, press conferences, and other news events.
  • Got solo credits writing smaller news stories and obituaries.

Education

University of London, Goldsmiths, 2015
Masters of Arts in Journalism.

Boston University College of Communications, 2013
Bachelors of Science in Communications with a minor in History. Graduated Cum Laude.