Patrickventurella

Freelance Article Writer & Creative Writer

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Location:Middletown, Ohio, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/patrickventurella
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2 Skills
$300
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Profile

Freelance writer. Prior experience includes writing bar and restaurant reviews for a Columbus Ohio website, SEO and ad copy for media companies, interviews and articles for business newsletters and technical reports for oil company executives and geologists. Published creative writer, mainly poetry.

Prior Experience

Freelance Writer
August 2013 – Present
-Wrote and edited SEO and ad copy for Holony Media. Conducted interviews and wrote articles for the West Chester Liberty Chamber of Commerce’s monthly newsletter. Assisted the Sorg Opera House Revitalization Group with grant writing. Researched and wrote bar and restaurant reviews for drinkupcolumbus.com.

Federal Gold Traders – Columbus, OH
Store Manager, August 2012 to August 2013
-Assisted in preparation of business and sales strategies and created employee training materials. Responsible for store operations which included the assaying and buying of precious metals, creating end-of-day buy reports and maintaining accurate financial records for store operations.

Diversified Well Logging – Eighty-Four, PA
Geosteerer Unit Manager, August 2011 to May 2012
-Collected and interpreted geologic and drilling data. Created daily reports and finalized end of well reports for oil company geologists, directional drillers and on-site company representatives. Responsible for the day-to-day on-site geology operations.

Education


Chatham University – Pittsburgh, PA
Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, 2010
GPA: 3.9/4.0

Ohio Wesleyan University – Delaware, OH
Bachelor of Arts in Geology, 2008
GPA: 3.2/4.0


Published Work


Insect, Antique (2 Poems)
The Boiler Journal – Spring, 2014

Fall in Ohio (Poem)
Sheepshead Review- December, 2013

Fresh Earth (Poem)
Penmen Review November, 2013

The Graveyard Tour (Poem)
Decades Review October, 2013

The Pint Room in Dublin (Article)
Drink Up Columbus May 13, 2013

Cholera, Politics and Prohibition: Historic Columbus Taverns (Article)
Drink Up Columbus March 18, 2013

Columbus Bars With All That Jazz (Article)
Drink Up Columbus February 25, 2013

First Pinch, Roger’s Cyborg Update, On Becoming a Dog (Poems)
Breadcrumb Scabs January 2010

The Jolly Tinker (Poem)
The Coal Hill Review September 1, 20
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Creative Writing