Leezel Tanglao

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I am currently a Professional journalist or technologist working in media


Job Title:
Senior Multi-Platform Editor


Leezel Tanglao is the Senior Multi-Platform Editor at CNNMoney in New York and oversees the presentation and packaging of content across mobile, social and video. A versatile multimedia journalist, Leezel has a decade of experience in print, broadcast and online across local, national, international and startup media companies. She has worked at The Press-Enterprise newspaper, KCBS/KCAL, ABCNews.com, NowThis News, VICE News and CBSNews.com. She’s an unflappable risk taker who embraces new and emerging technology but stays true to the foundation of journalism — to tell a good story no matter what the platform is.

Asian American Journalists Association, Other ONA, Chips Quinn Scholars

Areas of expertise:
Basic HTML/CSS, Web production experience, Social media branding – Newsroom / organization level, Social media branding – Individual, Social media branding – Sub-branded accounts (such as a Politics Blog or Regional Channel), Mobile Video (shooting, editing, publishing), Beat reporter

Speaking Experience
Yes, have led sessions individually, Yes, have spoken on panels, Yes, have taught skills-based or hands-on training sessions (at events)

Past Speaking Experience:

AAJA 2009 – Boston convention, How to set up a personal site
AAJA 2010 – LA Convention, Multimedia journalism

City / Location Preferences:

Based in NYC, Originally from LA

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