Toni Wolf

Freelance Annual Report Writer & Article Writer

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Location:Boca Raton, Florida, United States
Phone: 561-809-2039
Website: http://www.nativewisdomcommunications.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/toniwolf
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TONI E. WOLF
Boca Raton, FL
(561) 809-2039
tiatoni@yahoo.com
See profile on www.linkedin.com

COMMUNICATIONS PROFESSIONAL
Highly capable, versatile Writing and PR Professional

Professional and personal integrity appreciated by colleagues. Willing to “go the extra mile” whenever needed.

CORE STRENGTHS


• print journalism
• multimedia advertising
• editing and proofreading
• social media (blogging, etc.)
• speechwriting
• internal communications
• video scripts
• press releases


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Author, Completed and published three books available on Amazon, Boynton Beach, Florida 6/11 to present

Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida 10/10 to 6/11
Public Information Specialist
Wrote press releases and web home page feature stories for this research university and prepared reports on social media policy and search engine optimization

Family Promise of South Palm Beach County, Delray Beach, Florida 5/09 to 9/10
Public Relations and Marketing Consultant
Executed a strategic communications plan for this new non-profit organization with
• press releases that attracted 150 new people to the anniversary fundraiser and led to a WXEL interview, Sun-Sentinel Society page coverage twice, and magazine coverage, including Palm Beach Illustrated
• a new brochure and internal newsletter
• video scripts for the 2010 fundraiser, etc.

Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth, Florida 10/99 to 05/09
College Relations and Marketing Specialist
• Joined a new PR team in 1999 devoted to strengthening the college’s image. Revamped the branding, logo, and slogan, began advertising on TV, built a professional web site, rewrote and redesigned every printed piece the college produced. Enrollment climbed in economic upturns and downturns.
• Spearheaded the 70th anniversary committee; interviewed over 100 alumni and created a web site, book, and video; researched the college history for web and print stories and the college handbook. Displayed artifacts and Powerpoint presentations by the decade at the 2003 celebration. Approximately 300 people more than expected attended.
• Served as Vice-Chair and Secretary/Treasurer of the state commission for PR professionals at community colleges and presented a state conference seminar on social media

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Toni E. Wolf

Sun-Sentinel, Delray Beach, Florida 8/95 to 08/99
Free Lance Writer

• Created feature articles on art, education, and the environment

ADDITIONAL RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Journalist, The Richmond News Leader (features editor), The Richmond Times-Dispatch, The Ark Valley News, and numerous magazines.

EDUCATION

Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas
B.A. Education, English major/Sociology minor
Post-graduate courses in Journalism, Communications, and English

COMPUTER SKILLS

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher)
Website content development, site design, site maintenance

SPECIAL HONORS

President of the Gold Coast Public Relations Council, 2007

Two national awards from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations and numerous regional awards

Two first-place marketing awards from the Florida Association for Community Colleges for radio ads

The Victor Murdock Award for Outstanding Reporting for an eight-month investigation of a hazardous waste landfill near Furley, Kansas