Megan Yam​​
Content Creation Specialist
ABOUT​​​​​
I love working with people. From producing videos to writing content for social media, creating content that brings people together is what makes me happy. 

CONTACT FOR:

Video editing, video production
Writing assignments
Graphic design, photo editing
 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ EDUCATION
RYERSON UNIVERSITY
Toronto, Ontario
2015 - Present
 
RTA New Media, BFA

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ EXPERIENCE
LEONARDO WORLDWIDE
Content Creation Specialist, 2018 - Present
  • Directed and launched two online video series by producing, filming and editing variousinterviews with clients and employees. 
  • Created multimedia content that adheres to brand and design guidelines— including videos,blogs, social media posts, animations, and graphic designs. 
  • Managed social platforms via Buffer and Wordpress to promote company culture and driveonline engagement and readership. 
  • Collaborated with a wider team to brainstorm and develop marketing strategies while keeping up with a content calendar.
FAZE MAGAZINE
Editorial Contributor, 2016 - Present
  • Filmed and edited interviews for a Youtube channel with 1,900,000+ views.
  • Attended Fan Expo Canada & YouTube FanFest as a videographer capturing interviews with celebrated personalities.
  • Conducted research, performed interviews, and attended events in order to write engaging articles targeting young women
KIU JAPANESE RESTAURANT
 Graphic Designer, 2017

  • Keen eye for layout, colour, text and style to market promotions and specials. 
  • Efficiently produced posters, menu and gift cards by listening to the client's needs.
  • Managed various projects at a time while under tight deadlines. 
  • Re-branded entire lunch and dinner menus with regards to readability and layout.
RYERSON FOLIO MAGAZINE
Arts Editorial Contributor, 2016
  • Collaborated with publication editors to write articles tailored for Ryerson University students.
  • Excellent written language and communication skills needed to create intriguing content. 
  • Conducted thorough research to present accurate facts in written articles.
  • Independently completed assigned tasks before deadlines​.
AMG: THE NEW MEDIA COMPANY
Media Intern, 2017
  • Efficiently edited over 300 social media promo videos for a retail startup by using Adobe Premiere Pro and Media Encoder.
  • Using VideoScribe, created whiteboard animations to market company services and drive sales on Youtube and Facebook.
  • Specialized in producing, shooting and editing music videos for independent artists that attracted thousands of views on Youtube.
ROGERS TV
Production Assistant, 2013-2014
 
  • Worked on live broadcasted programs including talk shows and by-elections
  • Resolved unpredicted problems in a high pressure working environment
  • Floor-directed by signaling time cues to on-air talent and efficiently moving technical equipment to required areas
  • Considerable knowledge in operating a high-definition television camera to create a visually appealing shot
  • Independently controlled the on-air graphics including lower thirds and digital on-screen graphics
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SKILLS​​​
PROGRAMS

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • WordPress
  • VideoScribe
  • Microsoft Office​
  • Buffer

SKILLS


  • Graphic Design

  • Videography

  • Photography

  • Social  Media

  • Content Development

  • Digital Content Creation

  • Interviewing

LANGUAGES

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JS
  • Java
HONOURS​

RTA School of Media - Dean's List
Ryerson University, 2017
  • Recognition of academic achievement as a New Media Arts student.
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY GRADUATION AWARD
Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School, 2015
  • Graduation award and recognition of outstanding academic achievement as a Communications Technology student.​
MEDIA ARTS GRADUATION AWARD
Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School, 2015
  • Graduation award and recognition of outstanding academic achievement as a Media Arts student.​

ACADEMIC ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP (95%+)
Ryerson University, 2015
  • Granted $4000 as entrance scholarship for recognition of excellent academic achievement.​

ONTARIO SCHOLAR
Ontario Ministry of Education, 2015
  • Recognition of academic performance as a high school graduate.​