Mohammad Reiza: Up Close and Personal


Mohammad Reiza was born in Surabaya, Indonesia on December 17, 1983, Public Relations 3rd year student in President University. Reiza is a President Candidate of the Student Council of President University for the period of 2005 -2006.

Education Backgrounds
Mohammad Reiza spent his elementary school from1990 – 1996 at SD Negeri Kaliasin IV (State Elementary School) Surabaya. In Junior High School, he studied at SLTP Negeri 1 (State Junior High School) Surabaya: this is the best Junior High School in Surabaya from 1996 – 1999. While from year 1999 – 2002 he went to SMU Negeri 6 (State Senior High School) Surabaya. After graduation from the Senior High School, Reiza enrolled at President University Bekasi since year 2003 to present, majoring Public Relations which is related to all forms of communication skills.

Hobbies and Interests
In the spare times, Reiza likes to go swimming, playing badminton, playing golf, singing, dancing, playing music instruments such as violin and flute, listening to music and traveling. While some things that attract Reiza’s interest are Germany, public relations, international relations, media relations, cross-cultural communication, teaching, writing, environment, aviations and logistics, real estate and interior design.

Personal Profiles
Mohammad Reiza is a person who is credible, friendly, honest and open-minded. Proactive, initiating and dynamic are the personality traits that describe how he is. Reiza has a strong and tough work ethic: fast, hard and smart working with high commitment, dedication and integrity; three key elements of success that Reiza always bears in mind.

Mohammad Reiza has some outstanding achievements in his lifetime. Reiza was the runner up in provincial writing competition about various cultures of Indonesia in German language: June 10, 2002. Not only that, in national writing competition, Reiza was certified the champion by the former Minister of National Education Mr. A. Malik Fadjar in National writing competition about various culture of Indonesia and Germany in German language on August 15, 2002.

Furthermore, Reiza also gets some scholarships such as Scholarship of Young Tourist Guide School granted by East Java Government Tourism Department, Surabaya in year 2002 (Reiza was the youngest student and the runner up of the best graduations). Another study grant that Reiza receives is education scholarship 2 granted by the President University Foundation, Cikarang, Bekasi in year 2003.

Mohammad Reiza is going to go global and he has achieved international succession as the Teenage Ambassador of Indonesia Program to Japan organized by Indonesia Ministry of National Education, APRINDO and AEON 1% Club Japan in year 2002. In this chance, Reiza was appointed as the spokesperson of Indonesia. Not only that, this year he has successfully achieved another international succession to have an opportunity to attend Teenage Ambassador Alumni Meeting in Japan organized by AEON 1% Club Japan: October 11 – 18, 2005 (attended by 11 participating countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, China, Korea, Australia, the United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Brazil and Peru). Again, Reiza is appointed as the spokesperson of Indonesian.

Skills and Competencies
As time goes by, Reiza has earned some competencies such as ability of both oral and written English and German languages. He is also a computer literate of Microsoft Office programs and media program like page maker and freehand. As Reiza is a Public Relations student, he has improved his public speaking and presentation skills. Furthermore, during the internship program in the 4th semester, Reiza learnt about aviations and logistics, corporate newsletter, news reporting and report writing, media relations, media monitoring, media analysis, media conference and media clipping. Through his working experiences, Reiza learns a lot about integrated marketing communications, advertising, estate and interior design as well as executive marketing.

Organization Experiences
Reiza has some organizational experiences in a youth organization called Karang Taruna and he was appointed to handle some positions: Secretary (1999), Treasurer (2000), Vice Chairman (2000) and Chairman (2001 – 2002). In his High School time, Reiza joined the Student Organization: OSIS (Organisasi Siswa Intra Sekolah) in SMU Negeri 6 Surabaya positioning Sport Department (1999 – 2000). In the second grade of Senior High School, Reiza established a German extracurricular called DLS (Deutsch Lernen SMUSechs) in SMU Negeri 6 Surabaya. He is the founder and owner since August 25, 2000 and the Chairman: (2000 – 2002). After his graduation, as Reiza declares himself as a young environmentalist, he joined a local environmental Non-Government Organization: Tunas Hijau Club in Surabaya (2003). He also worked on Magazine club: ‘WORD’ magazine at IALF Surabaya as the articles writer in year 2003.

During his studies in President University, Reiza organized English in President University for poor children in Cikarang. He is the Founder & Program Manager from 2004 – 2005. His success in organizing this program was massively followed by other students during the time of Community Development. Reiza was also involved in the Campus Newsletter: President University Newsletter as the Senior Journalist in year 2004. Furthermore, Reiza was deeply involved in Community Development Project: Social Survey and Social Involvement in a village near the university as the Project Chairman from December 2004 to February 2005.

Furthermore, Reiza also was involved in several organizational activities in President University such as Film Festival – Movie Club as the Chairman, Blood Donor and Charity Day 1, 2 and 3 as well as fund raising activities as the Chairman, Muslim activity on the Prophet Muhammad Maulid in year 2004 as the Managing Chairman.

International organizations also one of Reiza’s main focus. In National Teenage Ambassador Association: Indonesian Teenage Ambassador Association to Japan he is the Chairman and Spokesperson: since May 2005. Furthermore, Reiza also created the International Teenage Ambassador E-Group: Teenage Ambassador Alumni Meeting 2005 E-Group and he is also the founder and the owner since June 2005.
Working Experiences
Reiza also has some working experiences as a Tourist Guide; German-speaking tourist guide licensed by East Java Government Tourism Department since 2002 till present. He also worked as a German private teacher for a private course for foreigners in Surabaya in year 2003. Furthermore, Reiza was on of the jury members of Surabaya Cleanliness Competition held by Surabaya Cleanliness Department from May – June 2003.

With a Chinese student, Reiza, as the Managing Director establish and work for Buddy Translation Agency in Cikarang since August 2004 – present. With some IT students in his batch, Reiza as the Project Director works in E-Square Web Development in President University in year 2004.

Additionally, Reiza was offered to work for Cikarang Pos, a local newspaper in Cikarang, as the Managing editor and Redaction Board member since January 2005. Now, Reiza also supervises Research and Development Department and works as the Marketing Executive of the newspaper.

Reiza also got some working experiences during his Internship in Corporate Communication – Corporate Secretary of PT. Cardig International, Jakarta: March – June 2005. Reiza has successfully persuaded his on-site manager to teach at President University this semester. Later, Reiza and his manager plan to make a MOU signing between President University and PT. Cardig International in organizing the upcoming Internship programs.

Currently, Reiza also teaches private English conversation for business people in Cikarang and he was also cordially offered to work part time at PT. Graha Buana Cikarang, a subsidiary of PT. Jababeka Tbk at Plaza JB in Sales and Marketing Department. With the team, Reiza writes some publicity to be published in some newspapers like Cikarang Pos, Media Indonesia and Kompas as well as the company’s publicity brochures.

Reiza is interested in all about Germanic things, so he took German Course at Yayasan Goethe Indonesia Surabaya; overall, he has been studying German for eight years. When Reiza was sent to Japan in year 2002, he also took Japanese Course at the University of Surabaya. Not only that, Reiza also had the chance to join Guide Course with East Java Government Tourism Department in year 2002 before he departed to Japan. For the preparation of Eco-Innovate 2003 forum, Reiza took English Course at English First Surabaya in year 2003 and before he enrolled at President University, Reiza took Study Preparation course at IALF Surabaya. During his spare time, Reiza also took a French Course at CCCL Surabaya in year 2003. Currently, he studies again French to prepare himself to get a chance to do his next internship in UNESCO Headquarter office in Paris next year and also learn Japanese to prepare himself for the ‘Teenage Ambassador Alumni Meeting’ in Japan.

Mohammad Reiza likes doing research and he has been doing some researches since year 2002. First research on various cultures of Indonesia was written with the title of ‘Indonesian Auf Einen Blick’ in German language and was conducted from April – September 2002 (participated in provincial and national writing competition organized by Ministry of National Education).

When he was sent to Japan for the first time, Reiza did research on industrial problem in East Java and was written in an essay titled ‘Industrial Cesspool’ in English language. The research was conducted from August – October 2002 (essay submitted to AEON 1% Club Japan). Another environmental research was conducted on environmental problem in Surabaya. From the research, he wrote ‘Green City & Free Air Pollution Campaign’ in English language. The research was done from March – September 2003 and the essay was submitted to Bayer Indonesia Tbk. for Eco-Innovate 2003 in Sydney selection. Furthermore, He also did research on cleanliness and waste water problems in Jababeka Industrial Estate, Cikarang: ‘Alam-ku, Hidup-ku, Masa Depan-ku’ in Indonesian language. He did the research from April – September 2004 (essay submitted to BRI for BRI National Writing Competition 2004)

Another research regarding student vacation behavior in President University and was conducted and entitled ‘What’s Your Flavor for Vacation’ in English: January 2004. Research on employment problem in Indonesia was also conducted and he wrote ‘A Road to Interracial Work Park’ in English language: April – August 2004 (essay participated in Shell Economist Prize writing competition 2004). The last research was conducted regarding Korean People and the Dynamic: ‘Masyarakat Korea Dalam Sekilas’ in Indonesian: July – September 2005 (essay participated in Essay Writing Competition about Korea 2005).

Seminars and Workshops
Reiza also took some opportunities to join some seminars like Seminar: ‘Medical Plant and its Usage’ in Trawas, East Java organized by Eintopf Klub Surabaya and Internationale Weiterbildung und Entwicklung gGmbH in year 2003. During the internship, Reiza also joined Group Communication Workshop: ‘Wrting Technic for Media’ and ‘Journalistic Photogrphy’ organized by Corporate Communication of Cardig International, Jakarta in April , 2005.

Printed Media Publishing Involvement
Reiza has some experiences in printed media. He was involved in ‘WORD’ internal magazine of IALF Surabaya with Ms. Pauline Bezzant: July 2003 edition. In year 2004, Reiza was the senior journalist of Presidnet University Newsletter and contributed some articles writing. Furthermore, Reiza has been working with Cikarang Pos since January 2005 and has been contributing many more articles writing up to now. During his Internship in PT. Cardig International, Reiza has contributed a lot in Cardig News for April – May and June – July 2005 editions.

Reiza wants to work for United Nation Organization in the headquarter office in New York, America and wants to establish an international foundation which supports community development in developing countries.

If you are interested to know better about Mohammad Reiza, simply send SMS to his mobile phone number: +62 819 3232 1400 or simply drop Reiza some lines through his email address: As a future Public Relations practitioner, Reiza is ready 24/7 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).

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About Mohammad Reiza

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