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James Brost | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 18, 2014

James Brost

Specializing in enhancing your profits &objectives
   United States
  |   Chicago, IL
  |  3:20 pm Local Time

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Overview

Your project needs & deadlines? A Top Priority! Experience the quality, value and professionalism of a specialized marketing and writing expert. Many years of marketing and sales experience coupled with an engaging, readable writing style translates to copy that communicates powerfully to your target audience.

"Marketing professional and copywriter, enhances your image, improves your profit picture, makes your work life easier! Full-time freelancer!"
Writing that exceeds your expectations by partnering with you to give your ideas and...

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Portfolio

Skills (8)

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Marketing
Marketing Analytics Fundamentals
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Marketing Methods and Techniques Test
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Advertising
Advertising Skills Certification
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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Speech Writing
U.S. Public Speaking Test
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Article Writing
Social Media Marketing

Service Description

My services and experience are varied, offering fiction and non-fiction. Marketing Communications including, but not limited to; advertising copy, catalog copy, newsletters, brochures, marketing materials, ghost writing corporate materials, reports, news briefs, scripts, summaries, articles, reviews, and press releases. I also write speeches as well as consult and assist in the presentation utilizing my interpersonal communications experience.
I've written and produced scripts, speeches, TV specials, catalog copy, a 25,000 item food stuffs catalog, newsletters, articles, reviews, direct marketing materials, both B2B and B2C as well as interpersonal communications consulting.
Possessing a B.A. in Communication from Roosevelt University and an A.A.S. in Multimedia/Animation from the Art Institutes of Illinois, I've been a Catalog Page Coordinator for the Sears Catalog, Director of Marketing and Sales for an Export Trading Company, a Creative Director for an Animation Studio.
A life long Chicagoan, there are many opportunities in the creative fields and my work and career history reflect that.

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Employment

Assex Scribe
Freelance Writer
2001 - Present
CDI Creative Digital Images
Creative Director, writer, animator
1998 - 2001
BITCO
Director of Maketing & Sales
1992 - 1997

Education

Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois
A.A.S. Multimedia & Animation
- 1998
Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois
Bachelor of Arts in Communications
- 1992

Keywords

Copywriting
Marketing & Sales both B2B and B2C
Advertising
Articles and Journalistic Columns
script writing
newsletters and brochures
marketing materials
ghost writing corporate materials
reports and news briefs
marketing collateral copy
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Identity
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Assex_Scribe
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Member Since
December 2010
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