HARUTIUNIAN Arpi

Editor of the Armenian Public TV Company

Date and Place of Birth: February 23,1984, Yerevan, Armenia

Education/Major:

2000-2004 Yerevan State University; Department of Journalism; Bachelor’s Degree

2004 Yerevan State University; Master’s Degree in Journalism

2002 seminar “On Completing Radio and Television News Preparation” (Yerevan State University)

2003 seminar “Training Course on TV Journalism” (Internews Armenia)

2003 training “On Coverage of Trafficking Cases” (Caucasus Media Institute)

2003 training “On Coverage of Problems of Persons with Mental Disability” (“Prkutiun” NGO)

2004 seminar “On Coverage of Trafficking Cases” (Caucasus Media Institute)

2005 seminar “Training Course on Investigative Journalism” (European Association of Journalists, Greek Section)

Career:

2016-present editor of the Armenian Public TV Company

2010-present founder and editor of Impoqrik.am

2014-2017 news anchor of “Ararat” TV company

2011-2014 news anchor, author of “ArmNews” TV company programs

2009-2011 PR specialist of the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC)

2008-2009 PR specialist of “HayPost” CJSC

2004-2008 correspondent of “ArmeniaNow” online newspaper

2004-2005 correspondent, editor of Armenian Red Cross Society news service

2004 freelance correspondent of Internews Armenia

2002-2004 reporter of “Hetq” online newspaper; freelance correspondent of “Aravot” daily; correspondent of Association of Investigative Journalists

2002 correspondent of “Yerevann e khosum” studio

Prizes/Awards:

2005 first prize in contest of UN Office in Armenia “No One is Left Behind” for publications in “Hetq” and “ArmeniaNow” online newspapers

2004 best article in the nomination “Education for All” at the competition on Coverage of Disability Issues (“Bridge of Hope” NGO)

2001 Yerevan Press Club Annual Award for “In Search of Work” investigative article as the best debut

Publications: “Aravot”, “ArmeniaNow”, “Hetq”, “AGBU” magazine, “Mayak” radio station, “Shant”, “Shoghakat” TV companies, Second Armenian TV Channel/“Prometheus”

Hobbies: drawing, French literature

Languages: Armenian, Russian, English

Marital Status: married

Contact Information:

Tel.  (374 93) 75 57 66 (mob.)

E-mail: arpiharutyunyan@gmail.am