Tom Mendez

Freelance Copywriter, Content Writer, & More

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Location:Spokane, Washington, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/tommendez
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Kudos
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12 Skills
$18
Rate/Hr
Professional Experience

TOM MENDEZ FREELANCE COPYWRITER – Spokane, WA
Copywriting Services
Freelance Copywriter, 01/2016 to present
Responsible for the research and writing of copy for business clients.
Key Results & Accomplishments:
Exponential business growth since early 2016.
Continued skills development with changes in technology and greater use of video.
Live presentations to local businesses.

MADISON AND GREY, LLC – Redmond, WA
Finance Brokerage Company
Finance Products Sales, 1/2010 to 07/2015
Responsible for the creation of new accounts through direct sales, negotiations, and training.
Key Results & Accomplishments:
Company Director of Sales.
Developed and launched corporate website and documentation.
Hardware and software recommendation, training, installation, and on-going
maintenance.
Trained field representatives in the sales of third-party applications and services.
On-going company representative utilized as product trainer and presenter at SCORE
training classes.

SALES/MARKETING CONSULTANT
Self Employed
Sales Consultant, 1/2003 to 12/2015
Contracted with small to medium sized businesses to assist in the creation and training of sales teams, marketing programs and materials, and/or in structuring both a sales and marketing plan to bring a new product to market.
Key Results & Accomplishments:
Used my marketing and writing skills to help to grow numerous businesses
Performed test sales of products and purchase programs in the Pacific Northwest
Some of the companies that we helped:
Aguiar Pavers (2015) – Bellevue, WA
Contracted to increase sales—sales up 33% in three (3) months.
Madison & Grey Capital Inc (2005 – 2015) Bellevue, WA
Lead sales team in the sales of financial products.
Natures Green Magic (Waterless car wash - 2009) - National
Hired, set, and trained a national sales staff of 50+ salespersons
U.S. Merchants (2008) – Renton, WA
Contracted to increase sales and build teams in Seattle and Portland.
Succeeding in increasing sales by 40%. Teams created for both Seattle and
Portland.
Capstone Granite (2007) – Issaquah, WA
Levetec (2003, 2005, 2010) – Redmond, WA
Wrote first “how-to” book for the industry in 2003
Contracted with to increase sales
Contracted with to build/train sales staff, write sales programs, increase sales
for new products

US NAVY – San Diego, CA
USS Ranger CV-61 HONORABLE DISCHARGE - 1985-1989

Technology
Software: QuickBooks Trainer, Photoshop, ImageReady, MS Project, MS Office (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint)

Web/Multimedia: Flash, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Search Engine Optimization, Web Server Administration, Content Management Systems, HTML, and CSS
Education

BELLEVUE COLLEGE – Bellevue, WA
5/2000 to 8/2001
Major: General Studies