Nora Ritchie

is a radio producer living in Brooklyn, NY.

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

EDUCATION:

 

Transom Story Workshop, Woods Hole, MA, full-time nine-week training program for audio producers, training under Rob Rosenthal, Jay Allison, Nancy Updike, Daniel Alarcon. Fall 2016

 

Audio Documentary Summer Institute, Duke Center for Documentary Studies, Durham, NC, intensive course in recording, digital audio mixing, and the ethics of documentary work. July 2016

 

University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Amherst, MA, B.S. in Social Thought and Political Economy, Minor in Vocal Jazz Performance, Magna Cum Laude 2007

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

 

Singer and Band Manager for Nightingale Jazz Band and LUCIDE, Booked and contracted performances at the Rainbow Room, the UN, the Carlyle, Metropolitan Club, Manderley Bar at McKittrick Hotel.  2013-present

 

Music Publicist, Self-Employed, Secured coverage for clients in the New York Times, Washington Post, NPR, USA Today, Billboard, Pitchfork, SPIN. 2009-2012

 

Digital Producer & Senior Manager Editor for Revive Music Group, Launched and guided the editorial vision of music website. Implemented partnerships with WBGO's The Checkout and the Miles Davis Estate. 2010-2011

 

Assistant to Senior Vice President at William Morris Endeavor Entertainment.  Provided administrative assistance in high-stress, high-stakes office to a roster of over 80 artists including Kanye West, Rihanna, and Eminem.  2009-2010

 

Music Publicist at Audible Treats.  Started as an intern and was quickly brought on as company's first employee.  Developed and executed online publicity and marketing campaigns for both independent and major label artists.  2008-2009

 

Research Assistant at Columbia University. Provided research assistance to Frank Grad, pioneering public health and environmental law scholar. Updated the Treatise on Environmental Law.  2008