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Cindy W. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 6, 2014

Cindy W.

Experienced creative writer
   United States
  |   Van Wert, OH

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

Seasoned journalist, writer and editor with a passion for the written word. Lightning-fast typist at 135 wpm so productivity and efficiency are my middle names. I'm a former editor-in-chief of an award-winning Ohio daily newspaper and website so I know a thing or two about deadlines. I'm an Associated Press award winner, and my life experiences have helped to create a vivid imagination, which translates into rich stories full of imagination, perception and individuality.
I have the time, the dedication, and the energy to bring your stories...

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Apr 10, 2013|Creative Writing|Private|Working
Feb 4, 2013|Article Writing|Private|Completed
Jan 2, 2013|Article Writing|Private|Completed
Dec 10, 2012|Article Writing|Private|Completed

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Skills (4)

Tested
Fast typist at 135 wpm
Creative writing skills
speedwriting skills
English

Service Description

You ask, and you will receive. I am a profound perfectionist and I am not happy until you are happy. I deliver results, plain and simple. I can offer professional, clear and concise creative stories, journalistic writing, article writing, SEO content writing, as well as lyrical writing and poetry. I have won multiple awards from the Associated Press for my writing style.

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Employment

Ford Motor Company
Communications Specialist
2012 - Present
Produce engaging stories for inclusion in weekly and monthly newsletters; provide written and video coverage of plant events; daily updates of TV information delivery system; maintenance and...
vwindependent.com
writer
2010 - Present
Freelance writer for established daily news website in Ohio. Highly versatile writer with experience in human interest, feature and columns. From kids to cuisine, if you can think it, I can write it.
Van Wert County Council on Aging
Executive Director
2008 - 2012
Supervision of staff of 10; budget management, accounts payable/accounts receivable, grant writing, public relations and marketing
Brown Publishing Co.
Editor-in-Chief
1998 - 2008
Supervised completed production of daily print newspaper in northwest Ohio. Produced weekly columns and editorials, as well as thousands of human interest stories, investigative reporting and...

Education

International Business College
Bachelor's/Organizational Management
1990 - 1994

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