About

photo-9I am Carlos Virgen, online services manager at the Walla Walla Union-Bulletin.

I shoot and edit video as well a create web packages and other content for the U-B. And I am also tasked with digital strategy, social media and community management.

I won 1st place in the 2007 SPJ Oregon/Washington regional contest in the Online – Special Report / Enterprise (Adaptation) category for the Walla Walla Union-Bulletin domestic violence series called Broken Bonds.

I also won 2nd place in the 2006 SPJ regional contest in the Online Original category for the Union-Bulletin Veterans Day interview audio series.

I co-produced a video series called Voices from the Walla Walla Valley which won 2nd place in the hyperlocal website category of the 2011 SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest.

Check out my about.me profile to find out more about me and my other online activities and projects.

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