About

Profile and Skills

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Born: Brooklyn, NY
Home: Fairfield, IA
Years as a Writer: 25
Degree: B.S. Biology
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Writer and editor of digital content for online and print use—for websites, blogs, case studies, news magazines and more

Comprehensive portfolio of marketing and advertising work

Work for 40+ organizations in technology, entertainment and education

Creative writing background as a novelist, playwright, essayist and screenwriter

Experience writing for most print and digital media types/channels

Developer of brands and marketing strategy for small business to Fortune 100

Hollywood experience, with Steven Spielberg and as screenplay analyst

Additional career experience as a software developer, broadcaster and instructor

My Story

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Business Experience

Background writing for web, print, social, video and email in support of consumer and B2B sales and marketing. Writer of articles, case studies, profiles, executive communications, ghosted pieces, ads, proposals, video and most marketing collateral, working for Fortune 100 to small business in technology, the arts, entertainment and education. Digitally savvy, politically aware, CMS capable, able to assume full responsibility for an organization’s communications needs. Agency and management experience.

Clients include: IBM, Texas Instruments, Candle Corp., K12, eFax, Xdrive, Wild Divine, PictureTel, Naviance, Ideal Energy, FoodChain ID, Iowa State Bank, and others.

Film, Stage and Creative Writing

• Screenplay Analyst, Universal Studios & Twentieth Century Fox, Hollywood, CA. Evaluated TV and film scripts for directors Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz of Bedford Falls Company and writer/director George Gallo of Sweet Revenge Productions.

•  Contributing Writer, Baltimore Sun, Baltimore City Paper, Iowa Source

•  Playwright, Warsaw, finalist in playwright’s festivals in Baltimore and Denver

•  Novelist, Waking Maya, #1 Amazon bestseller in visionary fiction

•  Manager, educational and press literature for the world’s largest Holocaust oral history project, based at Universal Studios and chaired by Steven Spielberg

Services | Samples

Skills:

  • Marketing copywriting 95%
  • Creative writing 95%
  • Educational writing 90%
  • Website development 85%