Want to help edit Wikiwrimo? It's easy. Click the Create Account button to get started.

Difference between revisions of "Tim Kim"

From Wikiwrimo
Jump to navigationJump to search
 
(4 intermediate revisions by the same user not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
'''Tim Kim''' is the Managing Editor at [[the Office of Letters and Light]]. He first joined [[NaNoWriMo]] in 2007 as a participant before interning at OLL in 2009. He joined the OLL team in 2011 when [[Tupelo Hassman]] stepped down to devote herself to her soon-to-be published novel ''girlchild''. <ref name="presenting">Paige Knorr. "Presenting Tim Kim." OLL Blog post. 26 September 2011. Retrieved 29 June 2012. http://blog.lettersandlight.org/post/10690695975</ref>. At some point in 2012 Tim's title changed from Office Captain to Managing Editor.
+
'''Tim Kim''' is the current Program Director at [[National Novel Writing Month]].
  
If a participant emails NaNoWriMo's info@ address, the reply will likely be from Tim. He also coordinated [[30 Covers, 30 Days]] in 2009 and 2011. When Tim joined the OLL staff as office captain, he admitted that his badge of shame was never having finished NaNoWriMo in his four years of participating. Despite this, he won in 2011. <!--congratulations!-->
+
He first joined NaNoWriMo in 2007 as a participant before [[NaNoWriMo interns|interning]] at NaNoWriMo for the 2009 event and staying through [[Script Frenzy]] 2010. He joined the NaNoWriMo team in 2011 when [[Tupelo Hassman]] stepped down to devote herself to her soon-to-be published novel ''girlchild''. <ref name="presenting">Paige Knorr. "Presenting Tim Kim." OLL Blog post. 26 September 2011. Retrieved 29 June 2012. http://blog.lettersandlight.org/post/10690695975</ref>. At some point in 2012 Tim's title changed from Office Captain to Managing Editor, and in 2013 it changed to Editorial Director before changing to its present Director of Communications. During [[Rebecca Stern]]'s leave of absense in 2016, Tim Kim served as Interim Program Director, a position he took on permanently in early 2017.
  
Tim graduated from UCSD with a degree in literature. Before heading to the Bay Area, he worked a variety of jobs, including assisting a studio executive and chaperoning David Beckham's children. He has also worked with San Francisco magazine, WIRED magazine and CONDÈ Nast.<ref name="staff">NaNoWriMo staff page. Retrieved 11 October 2011. http://www.nanowrimo.org/eng/staff</ref> He is also the managing editor of [http://www.oncemagazine.com/ Once Magazine].
+
Tim coordinated [[30 Covers, 30 Days]] in 2009 and 2011. When Tim joined the NaNo staff as office captain, he admitted that his badge of shame was never having finished NaNoWriMo in his four years of participating. He finally won in 2011. <!--congratulations!-->
 +
 
 +
Tim graduated from UCSD with a degree in literature. Before heading to the Bay Area, he worked a variety of jobs, including assisting a studio executive and chaperoning David Beckham's children. He has also worked with San Francisco magazine, WIRED magazine and CONDÈ Nast.<ref name="staff">NaNoWriMo staff page. Retrieved 11 October 2011. http://www.nanowrimo.org/staff</ref> He was also the managing editor of [http://www.oncemagazine.com/ Once Magazine]. Tim also exhibits some guitar playing ability as shown in his October 2012 [[NaNoVideo]] "Donate Maybe", a parody of "Call Me Maybe" [http://www.nanowrimo.org/nanovideo/4919]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
Line 9: Line 11:
  
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==
* [http://www.nanowrimo.org/en/participants/tim-kim Tim's NaNoWriMo profile]
+
* [http://www.nanowrimo.org/participants/tim-kim Tim's NaNoWriMo profile]
* [http://blog.lettersandlight.org/tagged/by+tim+kim/ OLL blog posts by Tim]
+
* [http://blog.nanowrimo.org/tagged/by+tim+kim/ NaNoWriMo blog posts by Tim]
  
 
{{ollstaff}}
 
{{ollstaff}}
  
 
[[Category:OLL staff]]
 
[[Category:OLL staff]]

Latest revision as of 15:54, 27 March 2017

Tim Kim is the current Program Director at National Novel Writing Month.

He first joined NaNoWriMo in 2007 as a participant before interning at NaNoWriMo for the 2009 event and staying through Script Frenzy 2010. He joined the NaNoWriMo team in 2011 when Tupelo Hassman stepped down to devote herself to her soon-to-be published novel girlchild. [1]. At some point in 2012 Tim's title changed from Office Captain to Managing Editor, and in 2013 it changed to Editorial Director before changing to its present Director of Communications. During Rebecca Stern's leave of absense in 2016, Tim Kim served as Interim Program Director, a position he took on permanently in early 2017.

Tim coordinated 30 Covers, 30 Days in 2009 and 2011. When Tim joined the NaNo staff as office captain, he admitted that his badge of shame was never having finished NaNoWriMo in his four years of participating. He finally won in 2011.

Tim graduated from UCSD with a degree in literature. Before heading to the Bay Area, he worked a variety of jobs, including assisting a studio executive and chaperoning David Beckham's children. He has also worked with San Francisco magazine, WIRED magazine and CONDÈ Nast.[2] He was also the managing editor of Once Magazine. Tim also exhibits some guitar playing ability as shown in his October 2012 NaNoVideo "Donate Maybe", a parody of "Call Me Maybe" [1]

References

  1. Paige Knorr. "Presenting Tim Kim." OLL Blog post. 26 September 2011. Retrieved 29 June 2012. http://blog.lettersandlight.org/post/10690695975
  2. NaNoWriMo staff page. Retrieved 11 October 2011. http://www.nanowrimo.org/staff

External Links