Freelance Article Writer & Copywriter

Location:Omaha, Nebraska, United States
2 Skills
Professional Experience - Freelance Copywriter/Editor

Ervin and Smith
Freelance Copywriter, February 2013 - August 2013
• Create campaigns for national insurance companies (e.g.: Prudential)
• Write content for health related inserts (e.g.: Wal-Mart)
• Write/edit blog posts for financial companies

Aha Media Group, LLC
Writer, March 2012 - March 2013
• Wrote web content for major healthcare systems across the U.S. (e.g.: Johns Hopkins, UCLA, Georgetown)
• Edited existing content for health organizations websites
• Created Information Architecture for healthcare websites

Medscape Reference/WebMD
Literature Survey Editor, July 2010-February 2012
• Worked with Medscape Reference authors and contributors to update medical reference chapters (seven specialties, including: cardiology, psychiatry and neurology)
• Wrote updates to and edited Medscape Reference chapters
• Updated multiple spreadsheets, tracking physician reviewers’ eTOC selections from major medical journals and sent those papers/articles to contributors for review
• Composed tweets regarding Emergency Medicine’s latest additions to chapters

Medscape News/WebMD
Q/A Condition Package Editor, July 2011- Present
• Verify that the correct ads appear on corresponding webpages

Freelance Writing, December 2009 - Present
• Write web content for
• Write and edit annual reports for Alegent Creighton Oncology Center
• Contributing writer for Green Living Magazine Online (2012)

Harbinger Partners
(MEDSEEK) Copyeditor, August 2010 - April 2011
• Wrote new content for the majority of Montefiore Medical Center’s website, including satellite sites for MMC
• Edited existing content for the website

Central States Indemnity Co. of Omaha – A Berkshire Hathaway Company, Omaha, NE
Sr. Copywriter, Advertising, 05/2003-12/2009
• Participated in creative design/content and proofreading of the company’s internet, intranet and direct to consumer sites
• Created direct mail marketing inserts, brochures and other marketing collateral, combining each client’s guidelines with new creative ideas to connect with target audience
• Edited all print and electronic pieces prior to print to ensure product description accuracy, legal requirements were met and typographical, grammatical and punctuation errors were corrected
• Coordinated completion of marketing materials between client teams and print vendors
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing