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Wendi Hansen

Freelance Proofreader & Copywriter

Location:United States
Phone: 715-212-9147
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Wendi Hansen
18 Lake Overlook Drive
White, GA 30184

Objective: Seeking a position that will allow me to utilize my exceptional skills in professionalism, creativity, organization, and time-efficiency.

Professional Experience:

January 2011- Interior Systems, Inc., Milwaukee, WI
August 2011 Marketing Assistant/Receptionist
Creative - Developed strategic and enticing marketing campaigns including overall concepts and writing for social and print media
Pro-Active - Coordinated marketing initiative for ISI trade shows including restaurant, retail and education
Leader – Went above and beyond job description to give aid and help when fellow co-workers needed it
Innovative – Spear-headed the copywriting, proofreading and editing of informative and creative brochures, booklets, catalogs, website and advertisements describing ISI’s brand
Thorough - Organized, planned and coordinated all travel, trade show services, phone calls and mail

September 2005-
May 2009 University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, WI
Senior Writing Tutor
Exceptional Mentor - Guided students through the various steps of the writing process
• Selfless Teacher - Educated students in research, formatting, brainstorming, and editing
Detail Oriented - Pointed out students’ grammatical errors and helped them perfect them on their own
Compassionate: Addressed concerns students had over organization, focus, thesis, and detail
Implemental: Provided instant one-on-one feedback and advice on students’ writing
Facilitative: Provided large group workshops on various aspects of the writing process (i.e.; thesis writing, MLA and APA documentation styles, using the internet for research, grammar, etc.)

January 2002-
August 2005 Associated Bank, Wausau, WI
Administrative Assistant/Bank Teller
Administrative: Provided exceptional executive-level support on a daily basis
Hospitable: Warmly greeted customers, clients, and fellow bank associates
Time Efficient: Handled all phone calls and transfers as well as the writing and editing of emails, memos, and the scheduling of calendars and meetings
Reliable: Performed daily bank teller duties
Informative: Designed interactive and informational presentations, charts, and graphs
Imaginative: Created, edited and wrote promotional materials and advertisements for promotions department


September 2005-
May 2009
University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, WI
B.A. in Psychology, minor in Marketing and Advertising
• Graduated Magna Cume Laude
• Deans list for 4 consecutive years
• Member of the Honor Society for 4 years
• Assistant Editor for college newspaper, The Stoutonia
• Captain of the Women’s Track team

• Resourceful, enthusiastic, and adaptable young professional with excellent academic background in online marketing and communication
• Outstanding talent for and experience in writing and editing; passionate about and has a strong ability to accurately proofread and read extensively
• Exudes strong creative, people, diplomatic and organizational skills
• Displays exceptional verbal and written communication skills; detail and solution oriented with a drive for urgency
• Highly proficient in working with social media and other computer programs such as WordPress (blogs), Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, HTML, mobile apps (among others)
• Ability to provide excellent executive-level administrative support, as well as high quality and professional customer service
• Highly proficient in conducting market research, preparing interactive presentations, organizing spreadsheets, as well as a host of administrative tasks
• Professionally committed and responsible; adapts well to new situations
• Maintains focus in demanding work environments, under deadline and pressure conditions; meets challenges head-on and always finds a way to complete multiple assignments and tasks
• Works well with others, as well as independently, and maintains excellent professional relationships with fellow co-workers, clients, and community
• Excellent ability to instill respect, drive, cooperativeness, and fun with fellow workers and clients
• Proficient with MS Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) and Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Firefox and Outlook with an aptitude for learning and keeping current with new software; 60 wpm

References available upon request
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