Mahvish Akhtar

Freelance Article Writer & Creative Writer

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Location:Katy, Texas, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/mahvishakhtar
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Mahvish Akhtar
Objective To gain experience and be a well rounded professional.
Education 1999- 2003 University of Houston Downtown, Houston, TX
Bachelors Degree in Professional Writing
2006 – 2008 ICS, Punjab University, Lahore
Masters Degree in Mass Communication
Work experience 2001 - 2002 Message Magazine Jamaica, NY
Freelance Writer
Proof-Reader
2002 -2003 Dateline Newspaper UHD, Houston, TX
Reporter
2003-Present The Muslims Observer Farmington, MI
Reporter/Writer
• Weekly Reports on Important Events of Pakistan
• Weekly Opinion Articles Related to Current Events
2003-Present Muslim Media News Services International
Reporter/Writer
• Weekly Reports on Important Events of Pakistan
• Weekly Opinion Articles Related to Current Events

2005-2009 Women’s Own Magazine Karachi, Pakistan
Lahore Correspondent
• Features on Social and Current Issues
• Covering Events and Happenings
• Conducting Interviews
• Writing Opinion Articles on Issues Related to Women
Present Karachi Psychiatric Hospital Magazine Karachi, Pakistan
Editor
• Proof Reading the Content Before Final Printing
• Approving the Design of the Entire Magazine
• Over Looking all Business Aspects
2005-2009 Health and Beauty Magazine Karachi, Pakistan
Freelance Writer
• Monthly Features on Health Issues
• Interviews of Related Doctors and Professionals
2005-2008 Smash Magazine Karachi Pakistan
Assistant Editor
• Deciding the Content of the Magazine Each Month
• Deciding on Design and Layout of the Magazine Each Month
• Guiding the Writers on the Topics and Material for Each Month
• Proof Reading the Content Before Final Printing
• Approving the Design of the Entire Magazine

September 2009 – Present Owned Magazine Lahore, Pakistan
Owner/Executive Editor

Helped organize a series of lectures/programs in UHD to raise social awareness among students on different issues.
Organizer of different charity events (The Lost Children Series)
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Article Writing
Creative Writing