Ronald K. Hill

Freelance Press Release Writer & Marketer

Location:Wappingers Falls, New York, United States
2 Skills
Ronald K. Hill

OBJECTIVE To locate a permanent part-time, full telecommuting job in editing and
proofreading – where I can apply my 35 years’ copywriting experience in marketing, advertising, and public relations (product and financial).

SKILLS Professional editor/writer/proofreader. Word processing, spreadsheet

COMPETENCY Thirty years’ experience in advertising/marketing. Always created own ads and PR. Proven success in analyzing, defining problems, creating solutions. High personal standards for quality and profits.


MKTworks, Inc., Cold Spring, NY. Seven years. Copywriting/editing/proofreading for marketing/advertising/public relations, including websites, blogs, etc. Market research via Internet. Contract analysis/proofing. Still independent contractor. Contact President Marshall Mermell, Cell 845-222-5048, or Executive VP Marc Sabin Cell 212-960-3238.

Southern Dutchess News, Wappingers Falls, NY. Advertising Coordinator, assistant to Director of Marketing John Instone (deceased).

Manpower, Inc., East Fishkill, NY. Data entry, report coordinator, logistics summaries for IBM Testing Laboratories in Chicopee, NY. (Moved to Vermont)

Ron Hill Associates, Atlanta, GA. Managed own advertising agency eight years, wrote ads/PR for contractors, professional service firms. Made moderate profits all eight years. (Retired early, moved to NY.)

Goodlife Magazines, Atlanta, GA. Sales manager, handled writing for all ads and PR. Wrote ads for many clients who had no ad agency. Increased sales 305% first year.

Intecolor Corp., Atlanta, GA. Advertising and public relations manager for manufacturer of color graphic computer terminals. Wrote and produced first annual report. Cut cost per inquiry 71% first year.

Atlanta Magazine, Atlanta, GA. Sales/marketing director for award-winning city magazine. Led successful turn-around to profit in second year. Created own ads, wrote copy for clients who had no ad agency

EDUCATION BBA Marketing/Journalism, Georgia State University
College newspaper four years: Editor, Managing Editor, Sports Editor
MILITARY U.S. Army Artillery, Gunnery Training Sergeant
TRAINING Dale Carnegie Instructor for Public Speaking and Sales Courses
CIVIC Beacon Junior Baseball: Coach 15 years; President two different terms.
Skills (2) Rating
Press Release Writing