Leah Morrigan

Freelance Article Writer & Blog Writer

Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone: 416-795-8234
2 Skills
Leah Morrigan

Objective: Delivering clear, effective, professional, tailored messages via writing, technical documentation, research, editing, and creative direction for web content, company newsletters, research reports, and marketing

Expert small business writer for thestar.com, blogs and article writing, newsletters, marketing/promotional material, press releases, volunteer manuals, and web content for corporate, professional, and not-for-profit sectors

Copy Editing
Content editing, proofreading, consistent and logical information flow for government documents and reports

Business and Corporate Writing
Developer, writer, researcher, and editor of electronic and print communications as Chief Communications Officer for corporate charity initiatives at MTS Allstream; research, analysis, and preparation of major reports for dispute resolution

Process documentation and technical instruction for corporate and non-for-profit sectors

Editing and Art Direction
Managing, copy, content, information flow, fact-checking, layout, and art direction:
Canadian Celtic Arts Association Quarterly Newsletter
e-News + Views, Distress Centres Ontario’s monthly online newsletter
Inside Image, Canada’s national newsletter, Association of Image Consultants International
image inc., Canada’s first men’s image news quarterly

Published Work
One Man’s Post-Divorce Makeover, Huffington Post Canada, October 2012
Socks. They’re important., thestar.com, June 2012
The Complexity of Human Colouring, Connections, AICI International, October 2007
Image Consultants Give Thumbs Up To A Few Stylish MPs, The Hill Times, October 2007

Copy editing workshops, Editor’s Association of Canada (2005)
Image Consulting Certification: George Brown College, Toronto, ON (2004)
Applied Psychology of Technical Writing: George Brown College, Toronto, ON (2002)
Fashion Design studies: Ryerson University, Toronto, ON (1997)
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree: Theatre (Design: costume), University of Regina, Regina, SK (1996)

Computer Skills and Experience:
Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Office Suite, Outlook, Adobe Virtual Meeting System, Joomla and E107 Website Systems

References available upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Blog Writing