• Experienced in writing feature articles, short stories, biographies, essays, editorial pieces, press releases, and creative ad copy.
• Well versed in copyediting, editing of interviews, and proofreading, most recently as an editor for a content provider.
• Strong technical command of the English language; familiarity with virtually all writing styles; serious commitment to excellence in the printed and published word.
• Competent researcher, interviewer, and reporter.
• Experienced with most popular blogging platforms and social media outlets, including managing Facebook fan pages, Twitter accounts and message forums.
• Experience with SEO
• Experience with Wiki Markup Language
• Basic HTML skills
B.A., Journalism/Communications, University of Hartford, Bloomfield, CT 1992
Diploma, Brockton High School, Brockton, MA 1988
Writer/Editor/Blogger/Social Networking Manager
• Edit, write, and proofread articles and blog posts for a variety of private clients and sites such as Examiner.com where I write a column on ebooks.
• Manage social networking accounts and web forums
• Provide SEO services 6/98- Present
Writer/Blogger – GFI Software, Malta
• Write 12 posts a month for their AllSpammedUp blog
• Provide blog commenting services for their other blogs.
• Interact with readers by moderating and responding to comments on my posts. 4/08 - Present
Writer/Blogger– NAPCO Publishing, Philadelphia, PA
• Contribute regular posts to their tech blog Gadgetell
• Write a regular column on Internet security.
Moderator/Customer Service – Studio IT Creative Communications., Israel 1/07 - Present
• Moderate a variety of websites for MTV and VH1.
• Provide email based customer service and tech support for users of the iPad app The Daily.
Personal Assistant/Social Media Manager-Larry Wilcox Los Angeles, CA 3/10-Present
• Management of Facebook Fan page and Twitter account
• Fan mail screening and management
• Website moderation and management
• PR management including writing press releases and arranging interviews.
Writer/Editor- Bellaonline.com 1/07-10/09
• I edited their Roses and Gardening sections and moderated the forums for each.
Writer-Suite 101.com 3/07-8/11
I was their Houseplants Feature Writer for 4 years.
Computer Skills Windows • Microsoft Word • Wordpress • MS Excel • Social Networking/SEO/ Wiki Markup