Basic Info

Ihab Awad

More than 15 years

6 october city, Egypt

Master's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Political Researcher & Journalist at Al Arabiya News Channel

Experience Details

Political Researcher & Journalist

Marketing/PR/Advertising , Writing/Editorial, Analyst/Research

Manager

Responsible on conduct research to uncover interesting and significant news, And Establish contacts and sources for use in future research
Gather, corroborate and interpret data
Interview key persons (witnesses, sources etc.) to obtain more information, Use findings to construct a well-written article.Obtain first-hand information by being present in happenings
Keep abreast on developments by studying papers, attending events
Plus Researcher mission. analysis topics that are worth working on it in TV & Various social networking. Analysis data from social networking in Arab countries in order to develop new stories which meet with Arab viewer interest.


Company Details

Al Arabiya News Channel (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Media Production

alarbiya.net

Feb 2014 to present (2 years 10 months)
Researcher & Producer at Al Arabiya News Channel

Experience Details

Researcher & Producer

Marketing/PR/Advertising , Writing/Editorial, Analyst/Research

Manager

using my understanding and knowledge of media industry needs to develop program ideas before presenting them to the decision-makers. Sometimes, the decision-makers or producers brief the researcher about any program ideas or Specific topic, which the latter would have to develop further. developing of program ideas is often dependent on a media researcher’s identification of appropriate contributors, data, archive material or locations. Part of my role also involves the collation and assessment of information from various sources, such as libraries, the Internet or museums.


Company Details

Al Arabiya News Channel (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Media Production

alarbiya.net

Sep 2013 to present (3 years 3 months)
Senior Producer & Provinces manager at DotMSR

Experience Details

Senior Producer & Provinces manager

Writing/Editorial, Marketing/PR/Advertising

Manager

Responsible for all reports and news from the provinces, Provide proper ways to deal with news and stories across different Egypt governorates on several platforms.Working in different Content Management Systems and analytical platforms such as Chartbeat and Omniture.to analysis of topics that are worth working on it. in Various social networking.


Company Details

DotMSR

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Media Production

N/A

Jan 2014 to Nov 2014 (10 months)
Senior Assignment Producer Manager at MBC MASR

Experience Details

Senior Assignment Producer Manager

Writing/Editorial, Marketing/PR/Advertising

Manager

experienced as journalist for all news department who exercises sound news judgment and professional strategic planning to coordinate daily news coverage as an assignment editor, with potential opportunities to produce and anchor newscasts.
Able to assess newsworthiness of information and coordinate available resources for news coverage to gather and present information via various platforms.


Company Details

MBC MASR (multinational)

Giza, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Media Production

www.mbc.net

Jan 2012 to Jan 2014 (2 years)
External public relations adviser at DP world "Sokhna Port"

Experience Details

External public relations adviser

Marketing/PR/Advertising , Media/Journalism/Publishing, Creative/Design/Art

Experienced (Non-Manager)

planning, developing and implementing PR strategies;
communicating with colleagues and key spokespeople;
liaising with, and answering inquiries from media, individuals and other organizations, often via telephone and email;
researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media;
collating and analysing media coverage;
writing and editing in-house magazines, case studies, speeches, articles and annual reports;
preparing and supervising the production of publicity brochures, handouts, direct mail leaflets, promotional videos, photographs, films and multimedia programmes;
devising and coordinating photo opportunities;
organising events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press tours;
maintaining and updating information on the organisation's website;
managing and updating information and engaging with users on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook;
sourcing and managing speaking and sponsorship opportunities;
commissioning market research;
fostering community relations through events such as open days and through involvement in community initiatives;
managing the PR aspect of a potential crisis situation.


Company Details

DP world "Sokhna Port" (multinational)

Suez, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Marine Manufacturing & Services, Import and Export , Transportation

N/A

Jan 2011 to Dec 2013 (2 years 11 months)
Freelance journalist at Mehwar channel & Rosalyousef Newspaper

Experience Details

Freelance journalist

Writing/Editorial

Experienced (Non-Manager)

N/A


Company Details

Mehwar channel & Rosalyousef Newspaper

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Media Production

N/A

Jan 2005 to Jan 2012 (7 years)
Product Marketing Manager & PR specialist at Advance Computer Technology (ACT)

Experience Details

Product Marketing Manager & PR specialist

Marketing/PR/Advertising

Manager

*researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media;
* collating and analysing media coverage;
* writing and editing in-house magazines, case studies, speeches, articles and annual reports;
* preparing and supervising the production of publicity brochures, handouts, direct mail leaflets, promotional videos, photographs, films and multimedia programmes;
* devising and coordinating photo opportunities;
organising events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press tours;
maintaining and updating information on the organisation's website;
managing and updating information and engaging with users on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook;
* fostering community relations through events such as open days and through involvement in community initiatives;
*nanaging the PR aspect of a potential crisis situation.


Company Details

Advance Computer Technology (ACT) (multinational)

Giza, Egypt

101-500 employees

Information Technology Services

www.act.eg

Oct 2007 to Dec 2011 (4 years 2 months)

Education

Master's Degree in Mass Communication

Education Details

Master's Degree

Mass Communication

Cairo University, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

Cairo University
2008 - 2012
Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communication

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

Mass Communication

Cairo University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Cairo University
2004 - 2008
Bachelor's Degree in Education Technology

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

Education Technology

Ain Shams University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Ain Shams University
1981 - 1995
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

El-Salam Secondary School

Egypt

1990

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

El-Salam Secondary School
1990

Certifications

Certificate details

Symantec Product Spicalist SPS

Oct 2002

N/A

N/A

N/A

Successfully completed the following Symantec exam towards obtaining this certificate
Implementing and Supporting Symantec Antivirus Corporate edition

iNEWS Family
Mar 2013

Certificate details

iNEWS Family

Mar 2013

N/A

N/A

N/A

MBC

Newsroom management system that seamlessly links every aspect of story and video package creation for delivery to multiple platforms

Certificate details

Intelligent production and management solutions for media professionals ( AVID)

Mar 2013

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Certificate details

Media Composer | NewsCutter

May 2013

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Certificate details

Easy News / EasyOnline

Apr 2014

N/A

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Advance Computer Technology (ACT)Al Arabiya News ChannelArabicCommunicatorCreativeDP World "Sokhna Port"DesignEasy News / EasyOnlineEditorialEducation TechnologyEnglishExternal Public Relations AdviserFreelance JournalistHard WorkerINEWS FamilyImport And ExportInformation Technology ServicesIntelligent Production And Management Solutions For Media Professionals ( AVID)JournalismMBC MASRMake Marketing IntelligenceMarine Manufacturing & ServicesMarketingMass CommunicationMediaMedia & PressMedia Composer | NewsCutterMedia ProductionPolitical Researcher & JournalistProblem SolverProduct Marketing Manager & PR SpecialistPublic RelationPublishingResearchResearcher & ProducerSenior Assignment Producer ManagerSenior Producer & Provinces ManagerSymantec Product Spicalist SPSTeam PlayerTransportationWriting

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

Fields of Expertise

Public Relation

Public Relation

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Media & Press

Media & Press

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Make marketing intelligence

Make marketing intelligence

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Key Skills

Communicator, Hard worker, Creative, Problem Solver, Team Player

Online Presence

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