Julie Tristan is the midday (10am-2pm) & night (7pm-9pm) on-air talent on Y98, KYKY-FM, she's a producer, narrator & reporter for HEC Media's TV show "Spotlight STL" which airs on KPLR 11 Sundays at 9:30am & she is a freelance videographer/editor for her production company "8 Dogs Video” www.8DogsVideo.com
Tristan is an Emmy Winning Multimedia Journalist who has nearly two decades of experience as professional photographer,
writer and editor, working in both television and radio.
She was most recently the host of “Billy & Julie in the Morning” on 103.3 KLOU-FM. Prior to that she was a Host/Photographer/Editor on “Show Me St. Louis” on KSDK-TV. She was also a News Anchor for “STL Now on ABC 30” on KDNL-TV, as well as working for 106.5 The Arch, 102.5 KEZK & Movin 101.1.
Tristan is an animal advocate, foster, volunteer and has 5 senior rescue dogs. She was named the Philanthropist of the Year by a local animal rescue and she is one of the most requested emcees in town for local charities.
She grew up in St. Louis: Creve Coeur, Pattonville & Mizzou (J-School Grad)… M-I-Z :)
Hosting, Reporting & Live Shots on KSDK-TV, St. Louis
Announcer: "Spotlight STL" on KPLR 11 with HEC Media
Radio Aircheck as a DJ on Y98-FM, St. Louis
ON-AIR TALENT Y98, Middays 10am-2pm & Nights 7pm-Midnight (Aug 2019- Present)
Entertain listeners in a music focused environment, Participate in on-air production elements, Live appearances and live broadcasts, endorsements, Former part-time fill-in 102.5 KEZK & NOW 96.3, Board-Op for other talent on location when needed,
8 DOGS VIDEO
VIDEOGRAPHER / WRITER / EDITOR (March 2019- Present)
Storytelling and production including shooting, writing and editing for clients. Set up, compose and execute video shoots, maintain video equipment, edit video clips for online stories, informational videos, etc, shoot on Canon C-100 Mark II, Panasonic AG-CX350 4K, Edit on Final Cut Pro X & Motion
HEC-MEDIA, HIGHER EDUCATION CHANNEL
HOST / MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST (Feb 2016- Present)
Shoot, Write & Edit, Producer/Host for “Spotlight STL” on KPLR 11, Host TV programs “Explore: Archaeology”, “Explore: Time”, “The Science Behind Roller Coasters”, “The Importance Of Kindness”, “What It’s Like To Be A TV & Radio Host”,, Shoot on Canon 100 camera, edit on Final Cut
ON-AIR TALENT, 103.3 KLOU (March 2015- March 2019)
Host of “Billy & Julie in the Morning” on 103.3 KLOU (5am-10am) with ratings of #1 Women in all age categories & #2 Persons 25-54, Additional on-air talent for iHeartCustom providing programming for 30+ stations around the U.S., Entertainment segment “Trendin’ with Tristan”, Anchor “News You Need”, Host monthly podcast “Life Of A Fur Mom”, blog on KLOU.com
KSDK-TV, SHOW ME ST. LOUIS & STL NOW ON ABC 30
ANCHOR / MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST (Aug 2010 – March 2015)
REPORTER / PRODUCER (Feb 2007- Aug 2010)
Shoot, Write, Edit daily packages for Show Me St. Louis, Live shots, Write web stories, Assist in writing show, Anchor 5pm KDNL News Powered by Newschannel 5, Anchor/Report for Prime Time Specials, cooking segments, coordinate Pet of the Week, fill-in photog/editor for KSDK Sports Dept. & News Dept.
CBS RADIO, KYKY-FM
ON-AIR TALENT (Jan 2014- March 2015)
Part Time on air talent on Y98.1, perform broadcasts that are entertaining and informative; monitoring music and commercial logs for the on-air shift, ensuring promotions and contests are executed properly on air; operate control board.
HUBBARD RADIO, WARH-FM & WMVN-FM
ON-AIR TALENT 106.5 THE ARCH (Apr 08-Oct 13), MOVIN 101(Feb 07-Apr 08)
On-air personality, develop daily music/pop culture content, blog, remotes, write and provide voice-overs for local commercials, meter readings
STEVE AND DC RADIO NETWORK
ON-AIR TALENT / EXECUTIVE PRODUCER (Jan. 2005-Sept. 2006)
Co-Host 5 hour daily morning show, Develop topical and relevant content, play characters, coordinate 30+ affiliates, book guests, screen calls, prep interviews, manage staff of 10, production, board-op
Bachelor of Journalism, University of Missouri-Columbia
-Emmy Winner MMJ: Public/Current/Community Affairs Feature Segment
-Emmy Winner Producer/Voice Talent: Magazine Program
-Emmy Nomination: On-Camera Talent-Performer/Host
-”Best Social Integration” iHeartRadio Influencers Awards
-Philanthropist Of The Year, Gateway Pet Guardians Animal Rescue
-“Spirit of Hope Award”, along with co-workers American Cancer Society
-$50,000 Grant winner, Petco
-iHeartMedia Leader in the Workplace
-KSDK-TV “Star of the Week”
Final Cut Pro, Motion, Avid, Edius, Vegas, Premiere Pro & After Effects, Wide Orbit, RCS, Scott Studios, NexGen, VoxPro, 360, NX Cam, Canon C-100, Adobe Audition, Prophet
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