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John Bernardo

Specializes in: Profiles, Business, Lifestyle, Real Estate

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854 NW 87th Ave.
Miami, FL  
Phone: 305 485 - 9167

Work has previously appeared: Daily Newspaper, Community Newspaper, National Magazine, Local/Regional Magazine

NAME: John Bernardo PHONE: 305-485-9167 786-271-1623 ADDRESS: 854 NW 87th Ave. #404 Email: Miami, FL 33172 SSN: 103-54-6537 JOB OBJECTIVE Freelance Writer JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE July, 2003: Became the published author of a fiction book titled: The River(Children's/Young Adult) April, 2003: Became the published co-author of a book titled: Airline Safety: The Passenger's Role September, 2001: Became the published author of a book titled: "What You Can Do For Your Own Flying Safety & Security." **October, 2006 - present: Freelance writer for Aventura Magazine in Aventura, Florida. I wrote real estate stories for the magazine** *January 2000 - present: Freelance writer for the Community News/Religion section of the Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Wrote many religion, human interest, profile & feature stories. July, 1999 - September 2003: Freelance writer for the Weekend section of the Herald's Broward Edition in Pembroke Pines, FL. Wrote stories about restaurants and lounges. 1999 - Freelance writer for Broward Daily Business Review in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. **1998 - present: Freelance writer for the South Florida Business Journal in Deerfield Beach, FL. Wrote (real estate), financial, profile and small business stories for the SFBJ** 1998 - present: Freelance writer for the Palm Beach Post in West Palm Beach, FL. 1991 - December 1999: Freelance writer for the Community News section of the Sun-Sentinel in Delray Beach, FL. Stories included aviation topics. 1991 - present: Freelance writer for the Coral Springs/Margate/Coconut Creek Forum paper in Coral Springs, FL. 1988 - 1991: Staff writer for FAU's Atlantic Sun paper in Boca Raton, FL. EDUCATION March 1993 - earned a bachelor's degree (concentration in Business) from Barry University in Miami Shores, FL REFERENCES Steve Plunkett, Freida Frisaro Community News and Religion editors with the Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, FL. (954) 572 - 2021, 954-385-7926 Rochelle Koff, Weekend editor with the Herald in Pembroke Pines, FL. (954) 584 - 3229 Mavian Arocha, editor with Aventura Magazine in Aventura, FL. Ken Bohannon, Tom Peeling, editors with the Palm Beach Post in West Palm Beach, FL. 1-800-432-7595 Christina De Barros, editor with Cigar Cult Magazine in Boca Raton, FL. 1-888-574-5404

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