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Shelley H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 5, 2012

Shelley H.

Copy editor, proofreader with an eye for detail.
   United States
  |   Atlanta, GA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

Along the lines of a compelling ad campaign that ran for years: I don't write the words...I make the words that you write better.

Prior to opening Holloway House, I spent 15 years in the advertising/marketing industry where I gained most of my editing and proofreading experience: print collateral, web content, business proposals, etc. Throughout my career, I've also edited and proofread for business professionals: speeches, proposals, presentations, important correspondence, etc. Most recently, I proofread a non-fiction book and provided...

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Skills (4)

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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Business Writing
Editing

Service Description

Whether you are a PR or marketing firm, a business that creates a variety of written correspondence, proposals, etc., or an author of fiction or non-fiction, you can benefit from the editing and proofreading services offered by Holloway House.

I am available to assist with a wide range of editing and proofreading projects, including, but not limited to:

Novels, Non-fiction books
Print Collateral, Print Ads, Newsletters
Web Content, Direct Mail, Signage
Press Releases, Media Kits, User Manuals
Annual Reports, White Papers, Proposals
Business Correspondence

I am an open, direct communicator. I ensure my clients and I are clear on the scope of the projects, as well as the milestones and final deadlines. If I have a clear understanding of my clients' expectations, I am able to ensure I meet or exceed those expectations.

My satisfaction comes from your success.

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Employment

Holloway House
Editor, Proofreader (and Owner)
2010 - Present
Full Circle Productions, LLC
General Manager, Dir. of Client Serv., Acct Mgr.
2003 - 2008
Young Isaac, Inc.
General Manager, Project Mgr., Business Writer
1995 - 2002

Education

James Madison University
Bachelor of Science - Communications
1976 - 1980
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copy editor
proofreader
substantive editing
editing
proofreading
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