Resume

EMILY ZIEMSKI

•Emily.ziemski@gmail.com• Twitter/Instagram: @emziemski

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE

Roads & Kingdoms   Brooklyn, NY

Editorial Assistant   April 2017-Present

Writing, researching, editing and conducting interviews for the Anthony Bourdain-backed publication. Responsible for copy editing and producing daily short essays. Work with international photographers on writing photo essays. Occasional pitching and writing content for Explore Parts Unknown, the online companion to the CNN show.

Edible Brooklyn   New York, NY

Social Media Manager/ Writer/ Chef Consultant   May 2014-Present

Photographing, styling sets and writing pieces are main roles as a writer for the James Beard Award-winning online magazine. As a social media manager, Twitter and Instagram feeds are curated based on local events. Additionally, create and test recipes using local and seasonal ingredients. 

Cookbook Create   New York, NY

Managing Editor/ Writer   January 2013- April 2014

Credited as lead writer and assistant food stylist for the Official 2014 SXSWi Cookbook. Edited content, layout and photography for cookbook website while managing a team of three offsite writing interns. Wrote, photographed and edited weekly recipe posts for the branded blog.

 

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

Sur la Table   New York, NY

Chef Instructor   June 2014- March 2017

Set up and lead kitchen staff for classes and private events of up to 25 students. Measure and prepare ingredients for recipe instruction and meal execution.

Union Square Events   New York, NY

Pastry Freelancer/ Party Assistant   March 2012- December 2012

Production of up to 2,000 ready-to-serve pastries and products for clients of Danny Meyer’s catering company. Offsite event plating for high-profile clients included The Public Theater, Jimmy Fallon and The Mets.

Marea   New York, NY

Pastry Cook/Tournant   July 2011- March 2012

Prepared confections for morning and evening line service at Michael White’s two Michelin star Italian restaurant. Plated desserts for line service, special events and photo shoots.

Candice Kumai   Brooklyn, NY

Assistant Food Stylist   December 2010- February 2011

Assistant food stylist for the web companion videos for the cookbook Pretty Delicious by Top Chef alum Candice Kumai.

 

EDUCATION

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism  New York, NY

Master of Arts- Journalism   expected 2017

The Culinary Institute of America   Hyde Park, NY

Bachelor of Business Management  2010

Bachelor of Baking & Pastry Arts   2010

 

PROJECTS

Award-winning package “Table Scraps: NYC & the Minimum Wage;" The Official 2014 SXSWi Cookbook.

 

SKILLS

Content: Hootsuite, Trello and TweetDeck. Miscellaneous: ESHA nutrition software, Adobe Suite, HTML5, data scraping, ProTools and Wordpress.