Sharmila Valiasamy
Journalist
Chelsea , MA




Sharmila Valiasamy's Networking Photo

Previous Work:
  • Journalist at New Straits Times Malaysia Press
  • As Account Servicing Account Servicing Executive at Ogilvy & Mather
  • Education:
  • Masters in International Journalism, Journalism, University of Cardiff
  • Bachelor of (Hons) in International Business Administration, Business and Accounting, University of Lincoln
  • Advanced Diploma In Business Communication majoring in Advertising, Public Relation and Advertising, Lim Kok Wing University Of Creative Technology
  • Documents:

    Skills:
    Operating Systems: Windows2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista and Linux

    Office Package: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint,
    Microsoft Outlook Express, Quark express, Dreamweaver and Tera system

    Detailed Experience Summary:

    Journalist at New Straits Times Malaysia Press
    January 2000 - June 2009

    Covering Business, News, Entertainment, Education Features and Environment issues. Covered a variety of Press Conference with Ministers and top government officials at News Desk. Then went on to Entertainment Desk covering celebrities, Directors and Producers like Lionel Ritchie, Oliver Stone, Alicia Keys, Amerie and lots more. Also covered environmental Issues and Education System in Malaysia. I have also been overseas to cover stories for the news organisation. I have also done lifestyle stories covering fashion, make-up, and society events.

    As Account Servicing Account Servicing Executive at Ogilvy & Mather
    January 1999 - September 2000

    Handled two major accounts: Nestle and Disney.


    Detailed Education Summary:

    Masters in International Journalism, Journalism, University of Cardiff
    November 2003


    Bachelor of (Hons) in International Business Administration, Business and Accounting, University of Lincoln
    November 2000


    Advanced Diploma In Business Communication majoring in Advertising, Public Relation and Advertising, Lim Kok Wing University Of Creative Technology
    October 1998


    Conversation History: (20 total)

    Date Person
    09/02/09 Jim Freeman
    09/02/09 Philip Mathey
    09/02/09 Paula Parnagian
    09/02/09 joseph grillo
    09/02/09 Dan Hatton
    09/02/09 Allen Knoll
    09/02/09 Hilary Badoian
    09/02/09 Franco Diaz
    09/02/09 Dan Edmonds
    09/02/09 Elizabeth Garvey
    09/02/09 ML Older
    08/18/09 William Rasmussen
    08/18/09 Paul R. Smith, MBA, PE
    08/18/09 William Grover
    08/18/09
    08/18/09 Ed Tremblay
    08/18/09 Andy Mukherjee
    08/18/09 Kerriann Van Allen
    08/18/09 William Gross
    08/18/09 Mike Sachleben