John Harrison

Freelance Article Writer & Proofreader

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Page design sample from newspaper; using Quark and Photoshop
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Press Release for a fitness center
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Advertorial for small soda company
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Work Experience

News Editor, Hudson Valley News, April 2009 to present:
• Assisted in bringing a new community weekly newspaper from concept to reality
• Develop story ideas, gather pertinent information and present this information in a concise, comprehensible fashion
• Assist in production of the newspaper
• Oversee and manage columnists and freelancers
• Edit all copy prior to publication for spelling, grammar and style

Freelance Writer, Hudson River Sampler, February 2009 to present:
• Write marketing-style profiles on various local businesses
• Work with the publisher to develop story ideas and seek potential new clients/advertisers

Editor/Reporter, Taconic Press, July 2005 to February 2009:
• Was responsible for the day-to-day editorial operations of two weekly...
Location
Kingston, New York, United States