Meet Liz Faublas

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OBJECTIVE

This award winning anchor and reporter with two decades of experience, polished broadcast and communications skills, and a multicultural background will be a key component to a newsroom committed to encouraging diversity, making a difference (on and off the air) and setting its organization apart from competitors. On-camera and segment producing work available at www.lizfaublas.com and on YouTube

PROFESSIONAL WORK

DeSales Media Group, Brooklyn, N.Y

Anchor/Reporter, 2012-Present

Broke ground in the media industry by becoming the only female Haitian anchor of a Catholic television news program. Currents is the country’s only half-hour daily news show with faith-based perspective
Multifaceted reporting expertise allows me to deliver local, world and national news (secular and faith-based) every evening that impacts the Catholic Church and all communities

Recognized as the only local Catholic network correspondent who provided daily coverage of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland and Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

Book, produce, interview and edit all assigned segments

Creator, writer and producer of “Wallet Wise”, an exclusive monthly consumer finance segment for Currents and YouTube

Creator, writer and co-producer “The Other 99 TYMES: Count Your Blessings”, an original half-hour interview program

Reported/Produced on location in Vatican City, Rome

Bloomberg, L.P, New York, N.Y

Financial Markets Producer and Reporter, 1996-2011

Supervised production of customized consumer business segments for over 100 affiliate clients across the nation, overseeing a team of reporters, editors and technical directors ahead of and during the busy New York Stock Exchange closing bell

Led an editorial and production team that was among the first to report critical, and now historical, market events such as the Lehman Brothers and General Motors Bankruptcies, 2009 “Stock Market Flash Crash”, and the Bernard (Bernie) Madoff hedge fund investment scandal

New York Stock Exchange reporter: Wrote and produced all my reports, tracked breaking news using key contacts in the field to ensure Executive Producers remained apprised of all important market-related activity at the NYSE ahead of our competition

Sol-Caritas, Houston, T.X

Media Relations Director/Publicist , 2009-Present

Create original professional biographies for comedians and entertainers in Houston, New York, Chicago and Los Angeles

Develop promotional and marketing strategies for Sol-Caritas’ CEO and all events under the company’s umbrella using a social media network of over 75, 000 followers

Schedule television, radio and newspaper coverage for over 50 sold out stand-up comedy performances at venues including the Houston Improv, Majestic Theater in Dallas, Brooklyn Academy of Music and the Apollo Theater in New York City

Million$Pen, Ink., Queens, N.Y

Founder/Managing Editor/Publicist, DBA 2014

Publisher of bestselling book “The Other 99 T.Y.M.E.S: Training Your Mind to Enjoy Serenity by author Carlos Wallace

Official Publicist and PR manager for Carlos Wallace, professor, philanthropist, public speaker and author of bestselling books “The Other 99 T.Y.M.E.S” and “Life Is Not Complicated, You Are”

Write, edit and distribute press-releases for clients to announce newsworthy events to the media, attract new customers and promote brands and build businesses

EDUCATION

St. John’s University, Queens, N.Y
Bachelor of Science in Communications
1988-1991

ACTIVITIES

“COACH” Mentor, New York, N.Y, 2009-Present

Counsel Undergraduate Communications students, providing them with first-hand knowledge on how to effectively work and succeed in the competitive Broadcast Media industry as part of the “Count on Alumni for Career Help” at St. John’s University

Participate in career counseling seminars and workshops preparing students to enter the work force

COMMUNITY SERVICE

“From Here to Haiti” Charity, Queens, N.Y, 2015-Present

Spokesperson and fundraiser for “From Here to Haiti”, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation committed to repairing and rebuilding non-governmental buildings (schools, churches, community centers) destroyed during the Earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010 and Hurricane Matthew in 2016. The organization also creates employment opportunities for local community through repair work

AWARDS

2017: Official Citation from the Office of the President Borough of Brooklyn, City of New York

2017: New York State Assembly Certificate of Merit as a 75th Precinct Clergy Council & Las Maravillas Del Exodo Inc. Five Boroughs Community Leaders Recognition Day Honoree

2010: New York Association of Black Journalists award in recognition of Bloomberg History Makers Series

2008: New York Association of Black Journalists award in recognition of Bloomberg News African Americans Making History Series

AFFILIATIONS

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)

RELATED SKILLS

Trained and certified in Adobe Premier editing system

Certified and proficient in Adobe Photoshop