I have over five years experience in Marketing, Public Relations and copywriting working across major brands in: - Property development - Government - Education - Technology - The arts - B2B events, and more With a natural inclination to learn more about new topics, industries and businesses, I have developed a knack for turning even the driest of content into engaging copy. I love writing, but I love making my clients look good and sound great even more. Whether you're lost for words, or your copy needs a quick spit-polish, you will not be disappointed by my diverse toolbox of skills. Just so you know I'm not a monkey banging on a keyboard, I graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Communications and Public Relations.
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Entrepreneur, Innovator Freelance Professional with experience working for various companies in a wide range of industry fields. Versatile individual with experience in the aspects of communications and marketing. - PR with strong international media relations, - All the aspects of Marketing and marketing campaigns, - Business development; strong ability to attract and retain potential high level clients in national and international markets, - Project management, - Recruiting, training, motivating and coaching staff, - Spanish, French, English and Italian languages Ranging from SME to large Corporations in a cross section both domestic and international: Public Affairs, Telecommunications, Lighting, Electronic Components, Energy, Pharmaceutical, Travel and Tourism, Online Market, Online Recommendations, Hospitality, Luxury Goods, International Fashion, Spa, Amenities, Games, Pharmaceutical, Education and Homeschooling.
Throughout my career I have honed my administrative and writing skills. I go the extra mile to ensure that my clients are completely satisfied. Since I am located in Canada I can provide you with native English language skills and an understanding of both North American and UK cultures. I am seeking opportunities to work for organizations that require a hard-working creative thinker.
I land dead center in the Persuador/Motivator matrix on every personality test I take. I’m also the executive director of a creative writing nonprofit (sidewalkchalk.org). I know how to tell a story. I know how to tell your story. I know how to tell it in a way that connects with readers on an emotional level, rather than coming off as a second-rate sales pitch. Whether you’re launching new software for social media integration, trying to draw some attention to your luxury sedan service, or putting together a marketing plan for your company’s next three years, I can make your copy connect. And I’d love to work for you.
Eileen Smith is currently a columnist for the Texas Observer and a contributor to Politico and the Austin Post. She's the editor of the long-running satirical political blog In the Pink Texas, and the first-ever editor of Texas Monthly’s website. Eileen has a Master’s in Journalism from the Medill School at Northwestern University. She is currently looking for freelance writing/editing/digital media opportunities.
I am a versatile writer with a background in journalism and more than 15 years of experience. In the past I have worked as a reporter and editor on newspapers. I have also developed TV shows for the BBC and written dialogue for video games. I can offer a mix of traditional journalistic qualities - speed, accuracy, research - with a more creative side. As a writer, one of my key strengths is the ability to adapt my style to meet the specific needs of the client.
I am a creative writing graduate student with experience in proofreading, copywriting, social media marketing and public relations. I have a dual BA in English and Psychology from Grinnell College, and am the Essays Editor for LiteraryChicago.com. I am currently working part-time as a proofreader/copywriter/social media guru for a growing financial services company, and looking to supplement this with more proofreading/copywriting work. As a Fiction Writing graduate student (attending Columbia College Chicago's MFA program with a Follett Fellowship), I am especially interested in proofreading, ghostwriting, and manuscript editing!
I am a motivated, detail-oriented copywriter and editor with nearly five years of experience in the nonprofit communications and marketing field. I am comfortable writing and editing a variety of copy, including that for news releases, brochures, news stories, websites and books. I strive for clarity and accuracy in all my work, and possess strong communication skills.
Powerful. Bold. Persuasive. Measurable. Nuanced. Precise. Strategic. These are the attributes of professional marketing communications execution. I bring more than 15 years of proven marketing communications experience to my clients' projects. Online Marketing. Copywriting and Website Content. Crowdfunding and Social Media Consulting. Public Relations and Publicity. Strategic Planning Counsel. Let's Talk!
For the past 12 years, I have worked extensively with non-profit and governmental organizations, particularly those providing services in communities with demonstrated economic, educational and health disparities. I am committed to improving the opportunities available for individuals in need, and believe that I can assist any organization to increase and diversify revenue as well as to increase the breadth of services offered. I have extensive experience in business development, including grant writing and research, Public Relations, community, corporate and donor relations, and strategic development. I have been highly successful at proposal writing, and have a wealth of experience with both governmental and private funding sources. I am highly skilled at assisting organizations from start up to expansion, including the development of business and strategic plans, fiscal processes and budgeting, and social and traditional marketing. Just some of my successful grants include: ● Walton Family Foundation ● 2013 - 2014 Official Visitors Guide and Digital Marketing RFP Proposals: Visit KC; St. Louis Convention & Visitors Bureau; Explore Branson; Experience Cleveland; Kissimmee; See Monterey; Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau; Kentucky Department of Travel ● Urban Area Security Initiative Grant Program 2010 ● First Things First High Risk Infant Home Visitation, Family Support Coordination 2010, 2011 ● Arizona Parents Commission on Drug Education and Prevention 2010 ● Arizona Department of Economic Security Counseling, Psychology and Psychiatry contract(s) ● Family Foundations: Jim Click Family Foundation; Diamond Family Foundation; Stocker Foundation Transition Dollars; Gordon Foundation; and Alliance Fund. ● MADRE Project: Teen Pregnancy Prevention through Offices of Adolescent Health, Public Health & Science, & Administration on Children, Youth & Families ● Bank of America Corporate Philanthropy ● Victims Of Crime Act: Project Safe Place ● National Center on Senior Transportation: Senior Transportation Demonstration Project 2007 ● DES Marriage & Communication Skills Workshops: DES080026 ● Tohono O’odham Nation, Arizona Revised Statute 5-601-02 ● Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services (SAMHSA): National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative Community Treatment and Services Center Grants ● Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona Compelling Needs Grants ● Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany ● United States Conference of Mayor’s: USCM HIV/AIDS Prevention Grants Program 200; Track Two: HIV/AIDS Prevention for Gay/Bisexual Men of Color ● SAMHSA: Targeted Capacity Expansion Grant No.SP03-007 ● SAMHSA: Targeted Capacity Expansion Initiatives for Substance Abuse Prevention and HIV Prevention in Minority Communities, GFA No. SP-02-005 ● SAMHSA: Targeted Capacity Expansion Initiatives for Substance Abuse and HIV Prevention in Minority Communities, GFA No. SP-01-006 ● Arizona Department of Health Services: Statewide HIV/AIDS Prevention Program for Persons Living with HIV Infection, 2001 ● AZ Department of Health Services: HIV Prevention – Southern Region, Solicitation # HP454176 ● CDC HIV Prevention Activities for Non-Governmental CBOs, CDC PA# 04064