Diesel Cruz

Freelance Content Writer & Copywriter

1544
Location:Santander Dept, Colombia
Phone: +61-3102-3802
Website: http://www.dieselcruz.com.au
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/dieselcruz
1
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$40
Rate/Hr
Extremely Experienced Telecommuting
(Remote Located)
Editor, Writer, Copywriter,
Content Producer
SEO Copywriter,
SEO Consultant
Localizor/Translator/Interpreter
All Round Web Content Producer
(J>E, C>E)
Available 24 hours/7days a week
http://www.dieselcruz.com.au

DIESEL CRUZ
Nov 1971
Australian (Born)

CONTACT
email: dieselcruz@dieselcruz.com.au
skype: diesel.cruz
telephone: +61-7-3102-3802
Frequent locations: Hong Kong (SAR), Australia, USA and Latin America
Current location: Colombia

DIESEL CRUZ ABN: 44 270 304 291 (Australian Business Number)

TOP OF THE LINE
Telecommuting English Writer, SEO Copywriter, Copywriter, Editor, Ghostwriter
All Round Web Content Producer
Japanese to English, Mandarin to English, Localizor/Translator/Interpreter

2010-PRESENT
Telecommuting Ghostwriter/Writer/SEO Copywriter (over 3000 articles published online) & Copywriter
for clients in Australia, USA, Europe, Latin America - subject to NDA.
Areas of experience include: data-management systems, business phone systems and VOIP technology, outsourcing, CMS, cloud computing, web-based applications, HTML5, integrated business software solutions, Windows terminal emulation, learning management systems, compliance training, eco-living and homes, building and construction, building permits, contractor compliance, printing, design, graphic design, client-server systems, managed servers, server architecture, sports, gaming and more. Thousands of hours researched on these topics and much more.
Telecommuting SEO Consultant
for clients in Australia, USA, Europe, Latin America - subject to NDA.

2008-2010
24 month sabbatical traveling the world (Yeah! That was fun).
Limited Telecommuting Ghostwriter/SEO Writer
Limited Telecommuting Translator J>E, C>E, E>C
for clients in Australia, USA, Europe, China, Hong Kong, Japan - subject to NDA.

2001-2008
Managing Editor/Director/Owner (Shanghai)
Dreamachine Advertising China
Developed publication specific Chinese language entertainment (event), travel, music, employment and lifestyle content and advertising campaigns for leading brands such as Levi’s, Chivas, Wyborowa, Absolut, Sony, Coke, Energie, including much localization of international campaigns to suit local markets.
Developed entertainment (event), travel, music, employment and lifestyle content/advertising campaigns for the online-community.
Sold my company.

1999-2001
Managing Editor Mainland China (Beijing)
Metrozine Magazine Mainland China
Foreign Publication and Distribution Administration of China Beijing
Content developer covering all aspects of life for expatriates living and working in Mainland and greater China, including real estate, legal advice, visas and immigration, entertainment, sports, healthy-living, and community services.
Doubled distribution and issue release in the first year, and launched Shanghai and Guangzhou releases in second year (total of 3 interdependent and yet separate publications).
Repackaged and designed publication/website from purely English publication to English/Chinese publication (expanded foreign national readership to include greater China nationals – HK & Taiwan) including translation and localization of publication materials.
Designed, created, implemented marketing plan, localized publication/online-community brand and positioning.
Publication and publishing entity became the first English-based publication/publisher in the history of the People's Republic of China to turn a profit (av. 270,000USD revenue per month for the second half of my second year, previous to my employment, av. monthly revenue was 20,000USD).

1997-1999
Japanese/English Translator/Interpreter
Japan Airlines Sydney Head Office
Translation of business documents and travel information in-house (Japanese to English).
Interpretation with both business and tourist clients on behalf of Japan Airlines.

1993-1997
Assistant to the Director of International Relations (Japan)
Pacific GP TI Circuit Aida/Tanaka International Tokyo
Manage the relationships and working schedules and communication between that of the Japanese Circuit owner and World Formula One Association, Racing Teams and other parties, from pre-race preparation and negotiation, through to on-site event management for the Pacific Grand Prix 94 & 95, Japan, including all levels of communication and event management that it takes to stage a world-class Formula 1 Grand Prix event.

EDUCATION
Internet Marketing Courses 2005-7 (Australia)
Social Network Marketing Course with SEO & Google AdWords Modules - Distance Learning Diploma.
Search Engine Optimisation Course with Social Media Marketing & Google AdWords modules - Distance Learning Diploma.
Google AdWords Management Course with Google AdSense, Online Marketing & Online Public Relations Modules - Distance Learning Diploma.

University of Adelaide Graduate 1991-3/8 (Australia)
Bachelor Major East Asian Social Political Economies & Asian Languages (Minor Japanese, Mandarin).
Guest Lecturer East Asian Social Political Economies 1998 (Australia).
Certificate in Computer Studies TAFE Adelaide (Australia).

SECOND LANGUAGE AND RELATED EXPERIENCE
Japanese
Started studying at 12 years of age (5 years high school and 4 years university).
6 years living/employed/business in Tokyo.
Much of time was spent with construction and real estate company senior executives, particularly two who took it upon themselves to educate me in the way to understand, behave, and get things done in Japan.
Numerous trips escorting business travellers to Australia for luxury golf, entertainment and casino visits.
Mandarin Chinese
Started studying at 17 years of age (3 years university).
10 years living/business in Beijing/Shanghai.
Working with and for both the FPDAC (Foreign Publications Distribution Administration of China, and MIC (Ministry of Industry and Commerce, Shanghai). Regular face-to-face meetings and discussion with high-level government officials to develop both English-based and Mandarin-based content, media, event management, advertising and BTL marketing in a new age, without creating a conflict with well-established Communist Chinese principles - in short, creating new content and strategies without being censored or breaking the law or social customs.
Skills (2) Rating
Content Writing
Copywriting