85-13 213 STREET
HOLLIS HILLS, NY 11427
St. John's University, Jamaica, NY
18 credits toward MA degree in English Literature
Queens College, Flushing, NY
BA degree in Sociology
AWARDS AND HONORS
Departmental Award for Academic Excellence; Summa *** Laude
2003–2009 HENRY SCHEIN, INC., MELVILLE, NY
Schein Creative Services
Content Management Supervisor
Responsible for supervision of writing, editing, and proofreading of all business, advertising, promotional, and educational documents related to Henry Schein’s business. Planned and supervised implementation of content material in an enterprise publishing system. Supervised five copy editors who wrote, rewrote, edited, and proofread materials from conception to final piece. Managed workflow to ensure that all requirements and deadlines were met. Set standards for editing style, format, and general database rules. Maintained a positive working relationship with internal clients, marketers, and team members.
1999–2002 MARITIME TECHNICAL INFORMATION FACILITY,
KINGS POINT, NY
Copy edited and proofread maritime abstract bibliographic materials. Entered corrected copy into on-line database system. Produced and maintained conference calendar section of monthly abstract issues.
1994–1998 BUILDING PRODUCTS OF AMERICA, NEW YORK, NY
Assisted in preparation and editing/proofreading of advertising materials. Worked directly with Advertising Director in conception and fulfillment of trade magazine ads and promotional flyers for direct mailings.
1990–1994 ZIFF-DAVIS PUBLISHING COMPANY, NEW YORK, NY
Responsible for all aspects of traffic and production for brokerage section of monthly magazine: contacted advertisers, prepared tissue layouts, specified type, cropped photos, worked closely with typesetters. Assisted in compilation and editing of "Waterfront News," a monthly feature.
Computer literate (Macintosh)