Michele Dipasquale

Freelance Proofreader & Event Planner

Location:New York, New York, United States
2 Skills
Michele DiPasquale
292 Harrison Avenue, suite C-4
Jersey City, New Jersey 07304

Over 20 years of proofreading for punctuation, grammar, spelling, style and readability.
Educational curricula for independent business and applications developer; essays, theses
and research papers for grad’ and undergrad’ students; legal proofreader for contracts, trusts, wills, agreements and depositions. Blacklining, redlining and cold reads. Black’s Law Dictionary, Bluebook Legal Citations.
Copy editing and proofreading for a weekly magazine for features, food, beauty and travel sections. Writing photo captions, checking storyboards, working with writers, editors and art department.
Proofreading copy for ads, writing small bylines in “Upfront” section and transcribing text for monthly magazine.
Quark, Word, Track Changes, Internet

Over 20 years of floral designing and sales in Manhattan and N.J.:
Timely completion of large volume of design projects while juggling busy phone sales with many walk-in clients; dispatching and organizing deliveries, planting installations and weddings for three store locations; building and maintaining client relationships; booking and executing weddings; writing proposals and contracts; managing and troubleshooting P.O.S software; proofreading copy for company website and literature; organizing statewide and international deliveries.
Word, Excel, Flowersoft P.O.S. software

Internet research and marketing for statewide bridge construction projects, creating databases, organizing websites, preparing contractor prime bidder lists, building new client relationships, typing and proofreading engineer quotes, follow-up letters and company literature.
Word, Office, Excel, Internet

1992 – Present: Freelance Academic Proofreader
October 2006 – Present: Gramercy Park Florist, NYC
June 2002 - November 2003: Amscot Structural Products, Dover, NJ
October 2001 - April 2002: Temporary Position, Woman’s World Magazine, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
May 1996 – September 2001: Gramercy Park Florist, NYC
May 1992 – March 1996: Anderson **** Olick & Oshinsky, PC, Attorneys at Law, NYC
January 1991 - May 1992: Intern, New Jersey Monthly Magazine, Morristown, NJ
Skills (2) Rating
Event Planning