To use my writing skills in the print and broadcast industry


Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and SharePoint

Adobe Audition and InDesign

Website Browsers, Email applications, Social Networking websites, HTML and Photoshop


Premier Media Group – Bellevue, WA –   Freelance Writer              9/2014 – present

Research and write a monthly feature articles called 24 Hours, in 425 Business magazine

Bellevue-dot-com – Bellevue, WA  –  Reporter & Web Host             6/2014 – present

Research, write and host stories to be filmed for the website

Microsoft – Redmond, WA –  Immigration Assistant                        5/2013 – 12/2013  

Assisted teams with preparation and finalization of immigration employment renewal documents

Starbucks Headquarters – Seattle, WA – Assistant to VP                11/2011 – 12/2012   

Advanced administrative support including all correspondences, took meeting notes and made recommendations on changes in approach, concepts and the design solutions

Nintendo of America – Redmond, WA – Licensing Assistant       2/2011 – 9/2011  

Managed the calendar for the director of the team and worked on royalty management systems

Disney English – Shanghai, China – Foreign Trainer                      5/2009 – 5/2010   

Delivered curriculum with energy and enthusiasm to children

Azteca America – Los Angeles, CA – Sales Assistant                      8/2008 – 12/2008    

Assisted account executives with ordering and inputting television station orders

E! Entertainment – Los Angeles, CA – Lower Thirds                    1/2007 – 8/2007    

Scheduled Lower Thirds for E! and Style Networks

Adelphia Cable Production – Santa Monica, CA – Intern            2/2002 – 6/2002    

As a Production Intern, I was responsible for post-production assistance

Warner Brothers Online – Intern                                                      1/2000 – 1/2002    

As a Marketing Intern, I published blogs on social networking sites



California State University, Northridge – Northridge, CA

Bachelor of Arts    Journalism Graduation Date: May 2008



Radio Television News Directors Association

Society of Professional Journalists

Expatriate Professional Women’s Society, Shanghai

The Watchdog; Bellevue College

For an extended version of my resume please visit my LinkedIn website by clicking here 

To download my resume please click here  Yekta Aarabi resume 


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