Talented professional with years of writing and editing experience in demanding online and offline, deadline-driven settings. Possesses an advanced knowledge of several software application suites, including all of the programs from Microsoft and Adobe. Able to complete every step in the process of planning and designing a website.
Freelance Writer, Various Employers Nationwide, February 2011 to Present
• Wrote and edited documentation for clients from smaller and larger businesses in various industries.
• Consulted with clients to assist them in the process of completing their documentation.
• Designed and maintained websites for clients who lacked the proper amount of internet experience.
Web Services Product Reviewer; Top Ten Reviews, Ogden, UT, Oct 2009 to Feb 2011
• Wrote articles about technology, software, and web services.
• Reviewed software and web services for major technology product reviewing company.
• Met with manufacturers and product providers to insure clarity, quality, and thoroughness of reviews.
• Produced quality documentation to help employees better understand company policies and office writing methodology.
Article Writer/Researcher, Archetype Development , Ogden, Dec 2009–July 2010
• Acquired knowledge of a broad range of topics to write informative, search engine optimized articles for clients in several industries.
• Scheduled and held meetings with clients to discuss strategy and better meet their needs.
• Continued communication to maintain relationships and ensure client satisfaction on a long-term basis.
Article Writer/Researcher, Examiner.com, Boulder, CO, Jun 2009 to Dec 2009
• Wrote articles about television shows and personalities and missing persons cases.
• Edited articles written by other writers who wrote about similar topics.
Assistant Copy Editor, Signpost Newspaper, Ogden, UT, May 2008 to Dec 2008
• Edited articles on a computer and then proofread them on a final layout.
Bachelor of Science, English with a Professional and Technical Writing Emphasis
Weber State University, Ogden, UT, 2005 to 2009