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Julia Jones

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Atlanta, GA
Journalist — CNN

Journalist @CNN. Polyglot and Jill of all trades. Made in 🇧🇷/ 🇨🇦 at heart. Peerio: juliatjones

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Biography

I'm a journalist, producer, and videographer interested in multimedia web content creation, audio and visual storytelling, and the intersection of compelling stories and creative use of new media. I'm an international news desk editor at CNN and focus on the Americas - Brazil and Canada in the fo...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a freelance reporter for a weekly in a Mohawk community and produced talk radio at CJAD in Montreal.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! My mother had many from when she ran a company in the 80s.

How is social media changing news?

It already has and it will continue as more disruptive sm are introduced.

Awards

National Headliner Award

2017 - TV Online Writing - First Place
Founded in 1934 by the Press Club of Atlantic City, the National Headliner Awards program is one of the oldest and largest annual contests recognizing journalistic merit in the communications industry. The first National Headliner Awards were presented in 1935. Since then, more than 2,000 Headliner medallions have been presented to outstanding writers, photographers, daily newspapers, magazines, graphic artists, radio and television stations and networks, and news syndicates.