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THE TEAM

Carlos de Abreu
(Founder/Publisher/Editor-in-Chief)
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Carlos has executive produced various entertainment projects and he is the co-author of the national and “The New York Times” bestseller, Husband, Lover, Spy: A True Story,” St. Martin’s Press, as well as “Opening The Doors To Hollywood,” Crown Publishing.



Robert Welkos – Executive Editor:
bobwelkoscroppedheadshotRobert W. Welkos is an award-winning journalist who covered the entertainment industry for 15 years as a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times. During this span, he wrote extensively about the movie industry from turmoil in the executive suites, the Academy Awards and Golden Globes, and box office hits and bombs to visits to movie sets as well as profiles of top stars and A-list directors, cutting edge features on the newest indie films and visits to famous film festivals like Sundance and Cannes. Prior to entertainment, Welkos worked as a reporter and assistant city editor in The Times’ Metro section where he undertook major investigations for the paper as well as covering breaking news and writing in-depth features. Before joining The Times, he worked for the Associated Press in Reno, Nevada, and City News Service in Los Angeles.


THe TEAM
Our team of Hollywood journalists and insiders bring to the fans entertainment news about awards, fashion, lifestyles, movies, music and television, access to red carpet and live events, and one-on-one in depth interviews with stars and celebrities. In addition, they take you behind the scenes – backstage, on set, private parties and many other inside pathways of Hollywood.




WANT TO VOLUNTEER FOR HOLLYWOODNEWS.COM?

We’re always looking for eager volunteers to help us. People who are passionate about entertainment and Hollywood. Volunteers work a minimum of two days a week and MUST have a strong interest in journalism and film. Our volunteer opportunities include:

1. ONLINE MARKETING/BRANDING: Working on marketing/branding – SEO search engine optimization, social networking branding and increasing traffic. Some experience is a plus.
2. FRONT/BACK END SITE MAINTENANCE: Volunteer must have experience with WordPress and coding – Photo galleries, widgets, audio/video plugins. Working knowledge is a major plus.
3. NEWS MANAGEMENT WRITING: Online writing and editing. Volunteer should be familiar with the following: WORDPRESS, FTP, PHOTOSHOP and HTML.
4. WRITING NEWS: Possibility of writing stories, depending on your talent and assertiveness. Writing samples required.

Daily tasks varies but include working with wordpress website posting news items all day long, as well as editing and writing news, photos and video and techie maintenance/support of both front and back end.

This is an unbelievable opportunity to get hands-on experience in online magazine publishing as well as building contacts in the film industry.

Short cover letter/resume should be sent to Attn: Editor:
editor@hollywoodnews.com



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