Karen Jones

Freelance Photo Editor & Journalistic Photographer

Location:Atlanta, Georgia, United States
2 Skills
Research Editor / Photographer / Writer - Aug 2008 - Present

• Photographer - Portraits, Advertising, Events, & Fine Art (2008 – Present)
• Freelance Research Editor for Eastern Shore Parents Magazine (2011 – Present)
• Freelance Writer for This, That & The Other Magazine (2009 -2011)

Bob Holberg Advertising, Inc. (Mobile, AL) Jul 1997 – Dec 2011
Media Buyer / Copywriter

• Purchased TV, radio, and print advertising for all clients
• Served as Account Executive for 2 major clients
• Wrote and edited creative copy for broadcast and print
• Produced audio for radio and TV ads
• Photographed items to be used in print advertising

WKRG-TV, Inc. (Mobile, AL) Sept 1996 - Jul 1997
Assistant to the Vice President

• Wrote quarterly reports for the FCC and managed HR/EEO requirements
• Handled all administrative duties for the Vice President


McDaniel College (AKA Western Maryland College)

• B.A. in English with a minor in writing, May 1995
• Academic Scholarship
• National Literature Honor Society (Lambda Iota Tau)

Miscellaneous Skills:

Social Media savvy; Mac/PC trained; knowledgeable in MS Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Publisher, Excel, Photoshop Elements; experienced with all office equipment; ability to work well and communicate with others; experienced in photography, editing, copywriting, research and retail