STUTHETRAVELER

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Stuart Peck is a freelance writer and video producer who specializes in outdoor, travel, corporate and commercial messaging and branding.  He has written for national magazines, video copy for healthcare and other corporate videos.  He also provides production support for commercials and TV shows.  

Owensboro Medical Health System – Owensboro, KY (09/09- Present)
Marketing Specialist

  • Manage and maintain the hospital system’s social networking brands
  • Write, photograph and gather stories for a weekly employee newsletter
  • Produce, shoot and edit videos for internal and external marketing and communications
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel as well as Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro and Word Press applications

Backpacker magazine – Owensboro, KY (01/11- Present)
Freelance Writer

  • Write trip reports for publication in Backpacker's national magazine
  • Contribute same reports to backpacker.com
  • Provide photos, as needed, for contributed trip reports

WFIE- Television Evansville, IN (03/07- 09/09)
Western Kentucky Bureau Chief

  • Produced television news stories for nightly broadcasts
  • Wrote and posted stories to station's website
  • Interacted with viewers through social media

WBKO- Television – Bowling Green, KY (07/06 – 03/07)
Photojournalist

  • Produced television news stories for nightly broadcasts
  • Wrote and posted stories to station's website

WKCT-AM – Bowling Green, KY (04/05 – 07/06)
Anchor/Reporter

  •  Wrote and produced radio news stories for hourly broadcasts

WKYU-Television – Bowling Green, KY (09/03 – 04/05)
Production Assistant

  • Worked on live-to-tape broadcast of magazine style show
  • Operated broadcast equipment for live sports programming
  • Acted as production assistant on numerous video shoots

Education:

Bachelors of Art – Broadcasting & Minor in Geography
Western Kentucky University

Volunteering:

Red River Gorge Climbers Coalition - 2011 - Present
Owensboro Cable Advisory Committee - 2009 - Present
Junior Achievements - 2008 - Present

Awards & Honors:

Kentucky Healthcare Marketing Thoroughbred Award - 2011, 2012
Kentucky Colonel - 2008
Kentucky Associated Press

  • Second Place - Radio Spot News - 2006
  • Second Place - Radio Feature - 2006
  • First Place - Television Political Reporting - 2007