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David Ackley | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 14, 2015

David Ackley

Independent writer and marketing consultant
   United States
  |   Asheville, NC
  |  2:25 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $40

*Ranked among the top 0.1% of individual Writing & Translation contractors on Elance.

With a degree from a Top 20 American university and a professional background across a variety of industries, I started working as an independent writer and marketing consultant in 2011. My experience as a freelance journalist has given me a foundation on which to provide content writing and social media services.

I have demonstrated excellent work ethic in a variety of professions. As an IT Administrator in the entertainment industry, I was responsible...

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Portfolio

I founded the Local Beer Blog in May 2011. Since then, I have written over 100 posts...
http://www.localbeerblog.com
A tour of the Riverbend Malt House in Asheville, NC. Riverbend produces malt for...
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/06/supporting-sustainable-beer-asheville-nc-riverbend-malt-house/
This paper demonstrates my academic writing capabilities. I wrote this my senior year...
A summary of 2012 events that I have written about or covered through the Local Beer...
An academic paper evaluating the use of sound in Wes Anderson's "The Life...

Skills (9)

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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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Social Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing Test
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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Resume Writing
Resume Writing Skills Test
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Windows XP Administration
Windows XP Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Academic Writing
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Internet Marketing

Service Description

Copywriting, content writing, blogging, social media marketing, research, article writing, academic writing, editing, proofreading

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Employment

DGA Marketing
Founder
2012 - Present
Design & implement social media marketing campaigns for various businesses Write creative web copy per client specifications
LocalBeerBlog.com
Founder, Editor-in-Chief
2011 - Present
Promote craft beer and homebrewing culture throughout the US and Latin America Have visited breweries & attended craft beer events in 14 states & four countries over two years Attended and...
E-Language Pros, LLC
English Teacher
2012 - 2012
Certified TEFL/TESOL instructor Over 1 year teaching experience, both in the classroom and remotely Develop, execute, and evaluate lesson plans based on each student's progress
William Morris Endeavor Entertaiment
IT Administrator
2008 - 2010
Applied problem solving skills to quickly resolve technical issues, allowing for maximum productivity Developed relationships with all levels of personnel located in offices around the world ...

Education

TEFL Express
Advanced 120-Hour TEFL Certification
2012 - 2012
Vanderbilt University
Bachelor of Music
2004 - 2008

Keywords

content writing
blogging
social media marketing
editing
proofreading
article writing
research
PR
SEO
revisions
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