With more than 20 years' experience as a copywriter and editor in the financial services industry, I'm versatile. I'm comfortable writing for both print and electronic formats, I can match tone and writing style to a company's target audience (I've written for both institutional and consumer audiences), and deadlines make me write & edit at my best. My experience has included writing and editing for a variety of financial services companies, including insurance companies, banks and investment banks. I'm familiar with research reports,...
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I am experienced in Microsoft Office suite
I have some Adobe InDesign experience.
Available to freelance in the following areas:
Asset management: edit and write marketing copy for the short- and long-term institutional, retail and private bank groups. I can ensure that internal and external marketing communication pieces meet their stated objectives as well as the highest standards of quality and accuracy. I can apply versatile writing ability by completing projects across a broad range of formats, including brochures, sales presentations, Web content, direct mail, and point-of-sale campaigns.
Investment banking: I am familiar with editing reports for U.S. and international institutional clients covering fixed income, equity and mortgage sectors. I edit reports for style, continuity and grammar.
Banking: I am familiar with writing and editing employee newsletters and have experience writing speeches.
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Dearborn National Worksite & Individual Solutions
Marketing & Communications Supervisor
2011 - Present
JACKSON NATIONAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
Copywriter, Creative Services Dept.
2008 - 2011
Responsible for writing and editing marketing content for the company's variable annuity and fixed index annuity products as well as corporate campaigns. Work closely with product managers and...
KMG AMERICA CORPORATION
Website Content Manager, Communications Dept.
2005 - 2006
Planned and designed the integration of three disparate corporate websites into one comprehensive site, kmgamerica.com, to service multiple business lines including consumer, employer, investor and...
BANC OF AMERICA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC
Vice President, Senior Copywriter; Creative Servic
2001 - 2004
Wrote marketing copy for the short- and long-term institutional, retail and private bank groups of the asset management division of Bank of America's Asset Management Group. Worked closely with...
BANC OF AMERICA SECURITIES LLC
Mgr. Editor, Assoc. Editor ; Research Dept
1995 - 2001
Senior editor and supervisor for publishing staff responsible for editing, designing and publishing research reports for U.S. and international institutional clients of the Fixed Income Research...
SALOMON BROTHERS INC
1992 - 1995
Edited U.S. equity, fixed-income and real estate research reports for more than 60 research analysts; served as editor and coordinated the launch of the well respected weekly, Bond Market Roundup:...
BARCLAYS BANK N.A.
1990 - 1992
Initiated, wrote and edited articles for monthly employee newsletter, Barclay News. Responsible for newsletter's layout, production and photography. Awarded Third Place, Best News Writing; Second...
University of Oregon
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism