Bio, English

My name is Diana Letizia.

I'm a professional journalist.

I'm Head of Web editorial staff at Il Secolo XIX, one of the most important and ancient Italian Newspaper located in Genova (wikipedia). Site reference:  www.ilsecoloxix.it

Since 2011 I've been Global Content & Community Director at TheBlogTv.

I've been Front doors editorial manager at Yahoo! Italia, responsible for for the editorial tone and quality on all contents of the homepage and for the delivering of the European Front Doors programming strategy in the local market.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Diana Letizia

dianaletizia@gmail.com  - www.dianaletizia.it
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Personal details and profile

- Born  17th February 1974, Naples, Italy
- Professional journalist;
- Specialization in “Online Journalism for information technology and communication workers”. Funded by the Italian Ministry for Employment and the European Social Fund;
- BA degree  with distinction (Score 110) in Law. University of Naples Federico II;
- Secondary School Leaving Exam, Naples, with a score of 58/60.


Work experience

HEAD OF MULTIMEDIA PRESS OFFICE, IL SECOLO XIX, newspaper, GENOVA, 2011

Head of Internet and radio (Radio19) of Il Secolo XIX, one of the oldest and most famous italian newspaper. Editor in chief and director of all the sites and the social media pages, managing a team of 20 resources made by journalists, web developers, graphic designers and video editors. Creator and developer of all the online marketing and P.R.

 

Global Content&community director, theblogtv, RoME, 2009 - 2011

Responsible for the editorial and social media strategic plans and the management of all the teams worldwide, in charge of the editorial tones of every single Internet projects, managing the business plan and the budgets related to editorial and social media investments on marketing campaigns, decision maker of the resources of each properties, responsible of the relation with the customers and the agreement on deals. Reports directly to the General Director and the CEO.

SENIOR front doors editorial manager, yahoo!, milan, 2008-2009

Responsible for delivering the European Front Doors programming strategy in the local market, upload of contents on a daily basis, create product freshness and managing the Yahoo! editorial voice. Responsible for the editorial tone and quality about all contents of the homepage, coordinating a team of resources allocated on the single Y! Properties..

 

MULTIMEDIA DIRECTOR, DAILY NEWS PRESS AGENCY,  2006-2008

Head of Internet, editor in chief and project manager of all the sites, managing a team of 15 resources made by journalists, web developer, graphic designer and video editors. Creator and developer of all the online marketing and P.R.

editor e content manager, rai, 2005-2007
Consultant to the Italian State TV), Product and Content manager for the internet sites of  TV programs

JOURNALIST, il messaggero, 2002-2009

Contributor (local and national editions).

 

JOURNALIST, leggo, 2001-2005

Contributor to the daily free press (art and culture, society, entertainment, travel and technology).

 

CHIef editor , caltanet.it, 2000-2003

Manging web editor, responsible of the daily update, Product & Content manager.

 

EDITOR, adnkronos, 1999-2000

Inter/stage post-specialising as editor at l’AdnKronos Salute press agency.

 

contributor, volontari nel mondo-focsiv, ngo, 1999-2000

Editorial consultant for the press relations

 

contributoR, vita e radio 24, 1999-2000

Rome and Naples correspondent

Information technology
- Windows; Mac OS; Oracle; Linux; Ubuntu; etc.
- Deeply knowledge ov video and photo editing;
- Deeply knowledge of all the browsers and internet tools
- Deeply knowledge of CMS e CRM, SEO and SEM

Foreign Languages

 Excellent English, working knowledge of French and Spanish
Interests
Web 2.0, Publishing, mass-media, NGO, journalism, history, computers and new technology, literature and writing, web marketing, social network, audio-video editing, television, travel, cinema, advertising; pr.
                                               
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