I recently accepted a new position as project manager at 10up. Resume may be out-of-date.
Summary of Qualifications
Michael Geheren is a national digital and TV news producer looking to pivot into tech. With seven years of creating content, he brings experience in writing, video and podcasts. Geheren leads a team of producers, managing daily content strategy and training at the nation’s largest TV station group. He also collaborated on the cross-functional WordPress learning solutions project launch. He recently completed the Google Project Management Career Certificate – a rigorous, hands-on program that covers traditional and Agile project management approaches throughout the life cycle of a project.
Distributed – (Starting Mid-May 2021)
Chicago – (June 2020-May 2021)
- Launched national digital news website, app and brand resulted in a 65% avg. monthly user growth by managing editorial, newsletter, SEO and livestream strategies with minimum guidance
- Developed trustworthy reputation with AdFontes 45.30 reliability score by managing the daily editorial process and creating written and video content daily on several platforms
- Planned successful 2020 Election coverage 60 days after launch resulting in our all-time best PVs/session of 3.45 as project lead coordinating with cross-functional teams and stakeholders
- Elevated inspiring and informative content from 113 newsrooms by facilitating daily cross-team collaboration
Sioux Falls, S.D. – (August 2015-May 2020)
- Honored with 3 Midwest Emmys for producing #1 newscast and special reports
- Grew digital recirculation as measured by 108% increase in time on site by creating daily, in-depth investigative stories driven by interviews with national and state leaders
- Produced in-depth original reporting resulting in 2 regional Edward R. Murrows for interactive content by using data, research and public records to tell stories
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Bachelor of Arts - Media Studies
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism/Arizona State University
Certificate Program - Strategy
Certificate Program - Project Management
Google Analytics Individual Qualification
Facebook for Journalists
Facebook Journalism Project/Poynter