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Leah G. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 17, 2012

Leah G.

Bright Spot Copy
   United States
  |   Austin, TX
  |  9:43 am Local Time

Overview

I have 20 years of writing and editing experience in B2B and B2C communications, specializing in newsletters. I'm also really good at coordinating content production so that your project is completed on time every time.

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Portfolio

Retiree newsletter for TCDRS
Member newsletter for TCDRS
Newsletter for TCDRS plan sponsors
Profile of Joe Alley, retired juvenile probation officer
Newsletter article about services available to help seniors stay connected and in their...
Newsletter article about what you can do to advance your career through education
Newsletter article about retirement planning strategies in the wake of the 2008 market...
Newsletter article about hidden fees and how to avoid them.
Newsletter article about how to ride safe with kids in tow.
Newsletter article about enjoying the great outdoors with the kids without leaving Austin

Skills (2)

Tested
Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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English
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

The better the information you provide to your clients, customers or employees, the better they feel about your business. I will help you create the best copy possible to strengthen your relationship with your current customers, capture the interest of potential customers and give your employees the information they need. I have extensive experience with internal and consumer newsletters, service brochures, website copy, e-newsletters, postcards, and other marketing materials. I can also coordinate production schedules to help ensure your materials are produced on time.

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Employment

TCDRS
Writer/editor
2001 - Present
Writer/editor for non-profit retirement system, handling all manner of business and consumer communications -- from newsletters and website copy, to financial reports and letters. in addition to...
drkoop.com
Copy Editor
1999 - 2001
Copy edited news articles, features and condition content for the now-defunct medical website. This was a newsroom environment, with tight deadlines and turnaround times.
H-E-B Advertising
Copywriter
1994 - 1999
Started out as a proofreader and worked my way up to copy writer. Duties included writing headlines and copy for weekly ads, articles for monthly newsletter and managing production of newsletter.

Education

Trinity University
Bachelor of Arts in Communications
1989 - 1993

Keywords

Financial Writing
Business Writing
Copy Editing
Copywriting
Newsletters
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