Jonathan Marcantoni

Freelance Editor & Fiction Writer

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Location:Cibolo, Texas, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jonathanmarcantoni
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JONATHAN MARCANTONI

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

• Extensive knowledge of various styles and formats of writing
• Seven years professional writing experience
• Six years of customer service experience
• One year of collection experience
• Seven years experience as a freelance editor
• Fully bilingual in English and Spanish

EDUCATION

Bachelor of the Arts in Spanish May 2009
The University of Tampa
Minor in History
GPA: 3.5/4 while working 20/30 hours per week
Honors: Dean’s List, Transfer Scholarship, Florida Resident Assistance Grant

WORK EXPERIENCE

US Army San Antonio TX
BMET January 2011-Present
• Currently in job training school.

Savant Books and Publications Honolulu, HI
Editor December 2009-Present
• Provide editing services for authors to prepare them for publication in accordance with company standards.
• Assist in marketing and promotions for authors.

TekSystems Duncan, SC
Bilingual Help Desk Representative July 2009-December 2010
• Document and troubleshoot computer based issues that affect the Sealed Air Corporation’s global operations.
• Coordinate issues with international IT technicians
• Provided with on-site training of SAP, Active Directory and Microsoft Office

Freelance Services Atlanta, GA/Tampa, FL
Writer, Editor, Public Relations January 2004-Present
• Offer ghostwriting and editing services for wide range of professional and creative works, including manuscripts, screenplays, plays, essays, business documents and press releases
• Provide research on publishing and marketing options
• Build and nurture clientele through advertising and referrals


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Bleepin Truth Tampa, FL
Writer, Researcher, Media Contact July 2007-January 2008
• Researched show topics for locally-aired television program
• Formatted topics and questions in teleplay form
• Contacted and scheduled potential guests for appearances
• Wrote and sent out press releases to local media documenting increase in viewership
• Acted as show spokesperson for media interviews

Addison Communications Tampa FL
Staff Writer, Sales Representative December 2006-June 2007
• Wrote dining reviews and business articles for the bi-weekly Tampa Bay Sun newspaper
• Sold ad space for Tampa Bay Sun classifieds

University of Tampa Press Tampa, FL
Internship August 2006-May 2007
• Proofread manuscripts submitted to literary magazine, Tampa Review
• As part of four-member editorial team, assisted in approval process for Tampa Review
• Documented submissions in Excel spreadsheet

Fourmis Group Inc. Atlanta GA
Writer, Associate Producer August 2003-January 2005
• Developed and wrote short scripts for local production company
• Scouted and cast actors for various television pilots and independent film projects
• Represented outside talent in negotiations for project development




REFERENCES

• Dr. Martin Favata; 813-253-3333; mfavata@ut.edu
• Bob Joyce; 813-864-4000
• Craig Albers 864-467-2292
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Fiction Writing