Karina Abbott


London, United Kingdom
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Side Hustles

About me

BA Marketing from Iowa State University, MA Design Management in progress at UAL. Professional work experience, management and leadership experience, motivated and positive, looking to achieve at a high level without compromising moral values. Looking to work for a creative company in either a marketing, graphic design, or production capacity. I've primarily worked in radio as a DJ, Talk Show Host, External Music Director, and Assistant General Manager, but have also done secretarial jobs, production assistant work, as well as a number of free lance marketing and graphic design jobs. Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Audition, as well as Google Suite and Microsoft Suite.

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  • Adobe Audition
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Marketing
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Abobe Audition
  • Creative Leadership
  • Design Management
  • Communication
  • Presentations

Companies I’ve worked with

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    • I

      Iowa Public Radio

      • K

        KURE 88.5 Ames Alternative

        • P

          Pershing LLC

          Work history


          Board Operator


          May 2018 - Aug 2018
          • Des Moines, United States
          • Internship
          • Part-Time Board Operator Live Sound Board Operation, NexGen, POST, Adobe Audition Timing, Initiative, Learning on the Go, radio station experience


          Operations Intern

          Iowa Public Radio

          Jan 2018 - Jun 2018
          • Ames, IA 50011, USA
          • Internship
          • Adobe Audition, ran talk shows, Sound Board Operator Organizing, Monitoring stations, some production experience


          Assistant General Manager

          KURE 88.5 Ames Alternative

          Oct 2015 - Aug 2018
          • Ames, IA 50011, USA
          • Full Time
          • College Radio Station- Started as DJ, moved up to External Music Director, then Assistant General Manager Presentations, Leadership, Communication, Adobe Audition, some production experience, Two talk shows, and a music show.


          Financial Intern

          Pershing LLC

          Oct 2014 - Jun 2015
          • Lake Mary, FL 32746, USA
          • Internship
          • Financial internship in COD Department Filing, Microsoft Office Suite, etc.



          MA Design Management and Cultures

          University of The Arts London (UAL)

          Sep 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Looking at design management from a marketing perspective. Applying to print magazine industry and music journalism.


          Aug 2015 - May 2019
          • Ames, United States
          • Marketing Major Psychology Minor Interested in creative side of Marketing (Graphic Design) within creative industries



          Kum and Go Marketing Competition Runner-Up

          Kum & Go

          • Inter-Class Creative Marketing Competition for Kum and Go. Second Place out of 14 Groups