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Richard Weber | Elance
 
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Richard Weber

Hire me if you want top-notch writing, editing
   United States
  |   Fort Myers, FL

Overview

I have written over 10,000 magazine and newspaper articles and four books, and I've edited more copy than most people could fathom.

In 1997 and 1999, I was a top-10 finalist in the Associated Press Sports Editors contest. I also won a 1994 Casey Medal For Meritorious Journalism for a package on teenage runaways, "A Tragedy, Not a Romance." I have contributed to three Chicken Soup for the Soul books: The Golf Book, Teacher Tales and NASCAR, and in 2009 released an inspirational biography, Pink Lips and Fingertips.

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This is the package of stories on teenage runaways -- ďA tragedy, not a romance"...

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Employment

Penton Media
Associate Editor
2000 - Present
Fort Myers News-Press
Lead columnist, NFL beat writer
1995 - 2000
Modesto Bee
College editor, copy editor
1991 - 1995

Education

The Pennsylvania State University
B.A. in Journalism
1975 - 1979
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copywriting
editing
creative writing
press release
report writing
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