Jacob KrolStudent & Journalist

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About Me

 

Native New Jerseyan Jacob Krol has always had a big love for technology. He is currently in his Junior year at Muhlenberg College majoring in Media and Communication with a Minor in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. When Jacob was 14 years old he started NJTechReviews and has been working on it ever since. He also has written for Boy Genius Report(BGR), the Buzzanza Blog, and most recently is an Editorial Intern for the CNET Reviews Team for Summer 2016.

Experience
September 2017 - Present

Social TV Intern

CNN

Responsible for identifying “newsy moments”, creating social copy, writing articles, coordinating live videos, and editing video.

Lead College Associate, Social Media

Fox News

  • Responsible for drafting social media posts, creating “quote pics”, cutting video, pitching editorial ideas, coordinating live videos, identifying trending topics, and monitoring social analytics.
  • Assisted in orientation planning and served as the main point of contact for ten interns new to the program.

June 2017 - August 2017
February 2017 - April 2017

College Associate, Social Media

Fox News

  • Responsible for drafting social media posts, creating “quote pics”, cutting video, and pitching editorial ideas.

Editorial Intern at CNET

CBS Interactive

  • Responsible for writing breaking news articles, hands-on, first takes, video scripts, full reviews, and galleries.
  • Assisted in planning and pitching for the CNET Magazine Gift Guides.
  • Worked directly with CNET Reviews and CNET News Editorial Teams.
  http://www.cnet.com  

June 2016-August 2016
August 2015 - September 2015

Contributor at BGR

BGR Media

www.BGR.com

CEO & Editor In Chief at NJTechReviews

www.njtechreviews.com

www.njtechreviews.com

June 2010-Present
Education
2014-2018

Muhlenberg College

College

Major: Media & Communication                       Minor: Innovation & Entrepreneurship  

Millburn High School

High School

2010-2014
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