TM Golub
English and photography
Location: Long Branch, NJ, USA
School: Rutgers University
Field of Study: English and photography

TM Golub

Seasoned creative with extensive editorial and design experience in print and digital spaces. Easily adaptable and resourceful, a disciplined eye-for-detail is employed regarding diligent copy editing and proofreading, and persuasive communications. Pertinent skills and experience follows:

SKILLS
- Adobe InCopy, Acrobat, Photoshop - Microsoft Office Suite
- Google G Suite - WordPress, Squarespace
- Copy editing, Proofreading - Copy writing – SEO, print
- Storytelling and journalism - Creative strategizing and execution
- Research and fact checking - Photography – Digital and analogue

EXPERIENCE
Diana Wege Studio, New York, New York Feb. 2017 – Present
Communications Consultant, per diem
Edited and proofread private foundation grant applications in excess of USD$500,000
Responsible for digital and hard-copy communication with federal legislators and agencies
Authored artist statements for exhibits and dissemination to galleries and boutique publications
Researched grant-makers utilizing Foundation Center database for LOI submissions

The Creative Group, Princeton, New Jersey
Proofreader July 2016 – Feb. 2017
Responsible for proofreading all deliverable marketing collateral on behalf of Oticon, Inc.
Collaborated with marketing team in launch of nationwide insert and direct-mail campaigns
Utilized Adobe InCopy and Acrobat in the implementation of design and copy changes
Tracked edits to ensure all requested changes were made

Florida Sport Fishing, LLC, Pompano Beach, Florida
Associate Editor July 2015 – July 2016
Authored all feature, department and product copy for print with a bimonthly circulation of 75,000
Optimized and edited digital content for accompanying website using WordPress
Maintained editorial calendar and project management on behalf of editor-in-chief
Sourced editorial images and artwork, and commissioned photographers

Cox Media Group, West Palm Beach, Florida
Copy Editor March 2013 – July 2015
Edited copy ahead of deadlines for print dailies with a nationwide circulation of 400,000
Enhanced digital headlines to reflect Search Engine Optimization best practices
Designed and paginated inside agate sporting event results ahead of deadline
Liaised with internal departments and desks to ensure content, style and presentation

Gannett Company, Inc., Neptune, New Jersey
Copy Editor Jan. 2005 – March 2013
Edited news copy for website and print with a regional print circulation of 200,000
Responsible for breaking news content on social-media platforms
Maintained and implemented libel policies according to corporate protocol
Proofread page proofs and oversaw quality control of printing press operations

CERTIFICATION
State of Israel Government Press Office Photojournalist Credential

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography major, Rutgers University
Bachelor of Arts, English major, Rutgers University

Copy Editor