Andie Francese

Freelance Blog Writer & Proofreader

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Location:Yonkers, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/andiefrancese
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Andrea Francese
8 Beacon Street, Yonkers, NY 10701
914-562-6503
Andiefrancese@gmail.com

Career Focus: To gain editorial experience with an online publisher who looks at social media as a new medium for news reporting, marketing, and sharing information.

Experience Summary

Experienced in writing feature articles, columns, local news stories and blog posts

Well versed in copyediting, transcription/editing of interviews, and proofreading, most
recently as editor for a financial planning blog.

Strong technical command of the English language; familiarity with AP style

Education

B.S., Psychology and Media Studies, Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry 2007

Professional Experience

Copy Writer – Get Connected Media – New York, NY 9/10 - Present
• Write and edit blog entries pertaining to consumer technology and social media
• Research and fact check information
• Editing work with Search engine optimization in mind

Freelance Writer – Legal Marketing Innovations – Hastings, NY 5/10 - Present
• Write copy regarding prescription drug lawsuits
• Research and fact check information pertaining to class action suits
• Ensure copy is search engine optimized

Editorial Staff – Impact People Practices- British Columbia 8/10- 3/11
• Completed editorial internship with international publication.
• Exposure included various aspects of publication.
• Developed contacts with record companies and PR firms.
• Worked with magazine during its transition from black and white to full color.

Editor – Street Advisor, New York, NY 8/07 – 8/10
• Authored front page articles
• Edited content provided by freelance writers
• Fact checked information and provided additional research for articles
• Optimized content for SEO


Computer Skills:

Microsoft Office Suite • InDesign • Photoshop • Blogging Platforms • Quark

Writing Samples & References Available
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Blog Writing
Proofreading