Ronn Jerard

Freelance Blog Writer & Copywriter

Location:Forest Park, Illinois, United States
2 Skills

Professional Summary
Freelance writer, copy editor: blogging, grant writing and affiliate proposal documents, editing text. Wrote in-house operating procedures manuals; hired, trained staff based on these procedures. Measurable results allowed me to contribute to the creative development of publications and the expansion of their readership.

Core Qualifications
Writing: Professional writer for eight years; experience in grant writing, creative and business writing, and online blogging.

Editing: Editor of various corporate and business materials (brochures, reports, grants, procedural manuals, and contracts). Edited the novels The Bishop and Colored Waiting Room. Latter is in movie pre-production starring Vivica A.Fox.

January 2005 to Present
Freelance Writer---Los Angeles, CA and Chicago, IL
Writer, Blogger, Copy Editor, Developer of Procedures and Training Manuals and Investor Offering Agreements; editing of internal and external documentation.

February 2010 to April 2013
Writer and Associate Producer
Corky Barton Productions---Marina Del Rey, CA
Review, rewrite and polish scripts and private investor contracts. Provide ongoing press releases to entertainment media. Edit all outgoing correspondence.

May 2005 to January 2009
Editor and Proofreader
Quinn Training Resources---Marina Del Rey, CA
Freelance editor and proof reader for company brochures and grant proposals.

January 2003 to April 2005
Copy Editor and Proofreader
Track Eleven--- Los Angeles, CA
Freelance proofreader and editor for company brochures and hiring procedures.

March 2002 to December 2002
Editor and Proofreader
Resthaven Community MHC---Los Angeles, CA
Edit and proofread grant proposals, brochures, and departmental training manuals.

Journalism, 2013
4-Week Journalism School---Los Angeles, CA
Four-week online course covers "Story Ideas That Sell," "Newsgathering 101," Article-writing Intensive," and "Journalism Ethics 101."

Human Services
Certification in Human Services Delivery Systems.
Human Services Delivery Modalities and Communications Curriculum
California State University, Pomona---Los Angeles, CA
Business Management
UCLA Extension---Los Angeles, CA
Specialized course work in Finance, Sales Training, Accounting, and Business Management.
Skills (2) Rating
Blog Writing