Jack-of-all-trades Writer
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Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA
School: Vanderbilt
Major: Human and Organizational Development

Jack-of-all-trades Writer

2016 W. 77th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90047 - ------------ -------------

• Author: Selling the American Muscle Car: Marketing Detroit Iron in the 60s and 70s
• Automotive historian multilingual with many brands from all continents
• Creative thinker with a unique perspective to communications hurdles, turning good ideas into better ones
• Skilled with both left/right-brained thinking - handy when balancing creative solutions with client imperatives

Allstate Driving & Traffic School – Driving Instructor 2017 – Current
• Teaching clients to be safe drivers and pass the DMV test

GM Inside News – Administrator and Moderator
• Maintaining site and promoting discussions on topical GM stories

------------ and ------------ – Editor and Writer
• Editing and writing content on daily news blogs

HOT ROD magazine – Associate Online Editor
• Developed content, copy-edited, and maintained SEO standards for ------------ website

Freelance and Consulting – Copywriter and Copy Editor
The Language Workshop, New York, NY
NEP-Broadcasting, Pittsburgh, PA
Tanen Directed Advertising, South Norwalk, CT
World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., Stamford, CT

The New York Times, New York, NY – Copywriter and Copy Editor
• Conceived copy for clients as varied as Audi and Barclays, plus in-house marketing promotions
• Developed proposals and mock-ups for recruiting new clients
• Wrote brochure copy selling the services of NYT Yankees photography

Digitas, Inc., East Norwalk, CT – Copywriter
• Responsible for copy for Grape-Nuts and Kraft-branded and websites
• Wrote all Delta Airline online, print, and collateral marketing material
• Conceived and developed primer for Delta’s Skymiles sub-site

Michigan State University – Masters in Marketing – East Lansing, MI – 1998
Vanderbilt University – Bachelor of Arts, Human and Organizational Development – Nashville, TN – 1995

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copywriting, editing, copyediting, writing