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Writing and Editorial Background
• Writing: Freelance writer for three years with experience in internet, magazine and business writing. Author of five articles in one publication based in Chicago. Author of thirty-seven write ups on AOL’s City’s Best website. Founder and regular contributor to two websites. Immense amount of highly original self-motivated creative writing.
• Business and Corporate Writing: Four years experience writing and assisting with the creation of marketing materials, sales pitches, reports and client communications for a Top 100 logistics company in the Chicago area.
Freelance Writer - March 2008 to present
Chicago, IL / St. Louis, MO
Four articles published in IMAGE magazine in the following topics: spirits review, venue review and media review. Thirty-seven write ups published on AOL’s City’s Best website, profiling local bars, restaurants, theaters, spas and boutiques
Account Executive - April 2008 to August 2009
Echo Global Logistics - Chicago, IL; Amy Stirling (312) 676-4529.
Dedicated customer service representative for one of the highest volume enterprise accounts in the company. Responsible for booking, dispatching tracing and invoicing on 50-70 shipments a day. Daily communication with the client and vendors at all levels of hierarchy over phone and email.
Sales and Marketing Coordinator - October 2005 to April 2008
Echo Global Logistics – Chicago, IL; Carolyn Scafuri (206) 318-6692
Worked directly with senior management on the creation of sales pitches and marketing materials for use among local sales agents as well as remote agents. Constant communication with and reporting to senior management.
B.A., Loyola University Chicago, 2007 – English, focus in Creative Writing.