Portfolio

Introduction

Greetings!

I am Troy Blevins, a graduate of the University of Michigan and a lifelong resident of the Metro Detroit area.

My ambition is to inform others of the world around them with clarity, precision and fact. Most importantly, I am hoping to inspire others to share the stories that interest them profoundly.

While reviewing my portfolio, I hope your attention will be focused on my experience working in online media and my prolonged leadership in a fast-paced workplace.

I thank you sincerely for your time and look forward to hearing from you soon!

Troy Blevins


Graham Media Group

Graham Media Group

As an online editor/producer for Graham Media Group (formally Post-Newsweek Stations), I oversee content posted to five of the company’s local news websites across the country, including WDIV (Detroit; NBC), KPRC (Houston; NBC), WKMG (Orlando; CBS), KSAT (San Antonio; ABC) and WJXT (Jacksonville; Independent). I also oversee content posted to WPLG (Miami; ABC) of Berkshire Hathaway Media Group.

In addition to this position, I was responsible for feeding content to the official North American International Auto Show app for iOS and Android devices during January 2013.

Some examples of news stories, many of them breaking, that I have worked on include:

WDIV (Detroit): Emergency Manager issues financial, operational report on Detroit to Gov. Snyder / Hunt on for alleged $10K in cash hidden somewhere in Detroit

WKMG (Orlando): Several fans injured in NASCAR crash at Daytona International Speedway

KPRC (Houston)Several stabbed at Lone Star College

WPLG (Miami): Justin Bieber leaves South Beach hideaway after arrest

KSAT (San Antonio): Motorcyclist wearing Heat jersey forced off road (during Spurs-Heat NBA playoffs)

WJXT (Jacksonville): Atheists unveil monument by Ten Commandments in front of county courthouse (featured on Reddit; 2.4K FB recommendations)


North American Lacrosse Events / Midwest Scholastic Lacrosse Coaches Association

As Web Coordinator for North American Lacrosse Events, I was responsible for creating a brand new website to feature the non-profit’s annual North American Lacrosse Invitational.

Along with my work with NALE, I was responsible for creating a brand new website for the Midwest Scholastic Lacrosse Coaches Association, which hosts the Midwest Lacrosse Tournament.


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