CHARLIE ZAILLIAN
RESUME



EXPERIENCE

THE SEATTLE TIMES, Seattle
Music Writer, October 2011 - present

THE CAPITOL HILL TIMES, Seattle
Reporter, October 2014 - present

AMERICAN SONGWRITER, Nashville
Music Writer, October 2012 - present

THE BIG TAKEOVER, Brooklyn
Music Writer, December 2012 - present

NASHVILLE SCENE, Nashville
Music Writer, September 2012 - present

SEATTLE GLOBALIST, Seattle
Writer, December 2012 - present

FILMRITES, Los Angeles
Film Production Company
Development Associate, November 2007 - present
Reading, analyzing and writing coverage of motion picture scripts and books for production consideration.

KAOS-FM - Olympia Community Radio
Music Director, November 2009 - August 2010
Radio On-Air Host, March 2009 - January 2011

As Music Director:
Received music submissions, cataloged and processed into library, reviewed playlists to comply with station's 80/20 policy, compiled weekly charts for College Music Journal submission, conducted outreach for and trained interns, wrote grant proposal for digital music library and implemented the New/Local section in the library currently in place.

As Radio On-Air Host:
Developed the 2-hour weekly program, Defensive Indifference, focusing primarily on West Coast independent music; interviewed local artists and engineered live on-air performances of bands such as Milk Music, Christmas, H.P.P., and Margy Pepper.

THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE, Olympia
Teaching Assistant, January - March 2010
Music Department. Class: Music and the Environment
Led class seminars and discussions on local music history and the development of the Northwest Sound, incorporating audio and video excerpts from KAOS archives, Internet and private collection; coordinated visual accompaniment for class recitals.

THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE, Olympia
Assistant Recording Engineer, June - August 2009
Multitrack audio production, analog recording, mixing, Pro Tools, mastering.

OLYMPIA POWER AND LIGHT, Olympia
Bi-weekly Community Newspaper
Contributor, January 2011 - July 2011
Wrote articles about local music.

COOPER POINT JOURNAL, Olympia
Evergreen State College Weekly Newspaper
Managing Editor, Contributing Writer, proofing, fact-checking
September 2008 - January 2009
Wrote and edited articles, page layout and design.

MALIBU SURFSIDE NEWS, Los Angeles
Weekly Community Newspaper
Editorial/Production Contributor, April 2007 - February 2008
Wrote and edited articles, page layout, proof and fact-checking.

WERS-FM, Boston
Emerson College Radio
Radio Show Host, October 2003 - October 2004
Developed and presented the weekly 4-hour radio program, Dignified Junk, created playlists of new and archived music.

CROSSFIRE, Santa Monica
Student Newspaper, Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences
Editor-in-Chief, Entertainment Editor, Contributing Writer for every section, Beat Writer, Production, Page Layout (Adobe Pagemaker, Photoshop), Promotion
September 1999 - June 2003
Represented Crossroads at Columbia Scholastic Press Association Conference, New York City, 2002
Awards: Columbia Scholastic Press Association Award, 2002; Crossroads Academic Award for Journalism, 2000

DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK / GRAND ROYAL RECORDS, Los Angeles
Record Label, Internet TV programming, artist representation, record label
Intern, March 2000 - September 2000
Mailroom, Junior A&R Consultant, promotion for Grand Royal artists, At The Drive-In.


EDUCATION

The Evergreen State College, Olympia
September 2008 - June 2010
BA - Communications

Emerson College, Boston
September 2003 - June 2005
Major: Journalism


REFERENCES

Available by request.


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