MICAH JESSE KOFFLER

E: micah@micahjesse.com  |  M: 917-510-3296  |  201 West 115th Street #2C, New York, NY 10026

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Experienced Host and Content Producer with a demonstrated history of working in the online media industry. Skilled in Field Production, Instagram, Facebook LIVE, Radio, Media Relations, and Journalism. Strong arts and design professional with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) focused in Public Relations, Speech Communication and Rhetoric Studies from Hofstra University.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

MICAH JESSE MEDIA  ■  New York, NY ■ April 2007 ━ Present

An award-winning entertainment website with 140,000+ unique readers, featuring 3,500+ articles, exclusive event coverage, and 500+ interviews.

CEO & Chief Content Officer

  • Live event host and content producer for clients including General Motors, American Express and PepsiCo at events such as the Golden Globe Award and Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

  • Produced Diet Pepsi’s Fashion Week Video Series, an 11-episode marketing campaign and hosted the American Express VIP Lounge at MADE New York Fashion Week

 

WHOSAY  ■  New York, NY  ■ July 2016 ━ Present

Leading celebrity and influencer content marketing company that combines a connected community of the biggest celebrities and influencers, organic video content production, and mobile media distribution at scale.

Host & Digital Content Producer (Freelance)

  • Produced and hosted 75+ interviews with influential talent from business moguls Nick Cannon to human rights activist Laverne Cox

 

AMERICAN EXPRESS  ■  New York, NY  ■ September 2013 ━ September 2016

American Express is a global service company, providing customers with exceptional access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

Host, Moderator, Digital Content Producer

  • Moderated 100+ interviews backstage at MADE Fashion Week in the American Express VIP Lounge with talent ranging from fashion designers to social media influencers to executives

  • Acted as the VIP Host for American Express Cardmembers in the VIP Lounge

 

MUSIC CHOICE  ■  New York, NY  ■  May 2010 ━ May 2015

Multi-platform video and music network, delivers its music programming to millions of consumers nationwide through their televisions, online and mobile devices.

Host of “U&A”

  • Launched “U&A,” an interactive live talk show connecting fans with artists such as Ciara, Hanson, and Fall Out Boy; U&A increased user engagement, viewer participation index, and grew online audience to 10,000+

  • Interviewer for 150+ red carpet events (selected: Tribeca Film Festival, Z100 Jingle Ball, OUT Magazine 100 Awards) Created interactive segments, notably an interview with Lady Gaga

 

AXS TV  ■  New York, NY  ■  September 2012 ━ January 2013

Launched in July 2012 under the vision and stewardship of entrepreneur Mark Cuban, AXSTV is a premier destination for live events in the worlds of pop culture, music, and entertainment.

Host, New York

  • Launched East Coast presence with 200+ interviews, exclusive access to events including Hamptons Intl. Film Festival and Billboard Music Luncheon

  • Hosted first-ever live coverage of New York Fashion Week, in collaboration with IMG, and secured interviews with Katy Perry, Kim Kardashian, Justin Bieber, and Anna Wintour

  • Supervised on-site production teams of up to 10 crew members while orchestrating live celebrity interviews


EDUCATION

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY   ■   Hempstead, NY   ■   2009   ■   Bachelor of Arts in Communications (4.6 GPA)
 

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Proficient in G Suite by Google Cloud ⬝ Microsoft Office Suite ⬝ CMS Publishing ⬝ Wordpress ⬝ Photoshop ⬝ TV Producing ⬝  Branded Entertainment  ⬝  Public Relations  ⬝  Facebook LIVE   ⬝ Twitter  ⬝ Instagram  ⬝ SnapChat  ⬝ Following: 60k+