Lana

Freelance Copywriter & Proofreader

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Location:Astoria, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/lana0
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Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
LANA CHENG
lanacheng811@gmail.com
347-239-2347
OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position utilizing my copyediting/proofreading skills and pre-press knowledge.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

6/13–Present
SCHOLASTIC PUBLISHING INC.
557 Broadway, New York, NY 10012
Copyeditor and proofreader at children’s book publishing company. Copyedit and style print/web specs; proofread catalogs/newsletters; write marketing blurbs/book synopses for web promotions.

5/09–5/13
NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP
1 Varick St. NY NY 10013
Production editor at science publishing group. Copyedited, proofread, and laid out journals; implemented text/image edits; trafficked; liaised with editors and authors.

5/06–5/09
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
225 Varick St NY NY 10013
Copyeditor and production artist at publishing studio. Copyedited, proofread, and laid out ESL book interiors/jackets; implemented text/image edits; purchased illustrations.

11/04–5/06
POPCORN COMMUNICATIONS
15 W. 37th St. NY NY 10022
Proofreader at catalog design studio. Proofread catalogs; implemented text edits; photo-researched; created PDFs; packaged and released files.

6/02–10/04
INTERNATIONAL MASTERS PUBLISHING INC.
352 Park Ave S. NY NY 10017
Proofreader/production artist at educational publishing company. Proofread and produced direct mail print collateral; implemented text/image edits; researched; released files.

12/97–2/02
STERLING PUBLISHING INC.
365 Park Av. S. NY NY 10017
Production artist at trade publishing company. Created templates/master pages/style sheets; laid out book interiors/jackets; implemented text/image edits; proofread.

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE/OTHER SKILLS
Computer: Adobe CS6; Word; Excel; Powerpoint; AutoCad
Foreign Languages: Chinese; basic Spanish, French, Italian

EDUCATION
9/79-6/80 Cornell University, English Literature Major; Fine Arts Minor

References furnished upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Copywriting
Proofreading