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Clayton Paterson | Elance
 
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Clayton Paterson

Writer, Editor, Proofreader
   Canada
  |   Oshawa, Ontario

Overview

Trained journalist and copywriter with a keen eye for editing and proofreading, and a love for crafting stories and other pieces of writing.

I have wanted to be a writer since the first time I picked up a crayon and scribbled my name in barely legible lettering.

From writing lyrics in my high school band to studying journalism in college and subsequently entering a career as a copywriter, my skill set has evolved to allow me to comfortably write and edit material for a wide variety of applications. Whether you need web-optimized content...

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Portfolio

Oversaw the design and production of all stories, photos and artwork decisions for the...

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Service Description

I offer a wide range of editing and writing services, customized to fit the needs of my clients. As a trained journalist and copywriter, my skills have developed through exposure to multiple styles of writing.

My services include:

• Editing
• Proofreading
• Copywriting
• Blog writing
• Article writing
• Creative writing

I also accept custom work requests that may not be included in the above list.

Your satisfaction is my top priority, so feel free to make any specific requests before any work begins and I will be sure to keep them in mind when I take on the project.

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Employment

Yellow Pages
Copywriter/Senior Production Clerk
2013 - Present
• Create compelling copy for a variety of businesses to create an effective online presence • Implement successful SEO campaigns to help increase clients' visibility online • Assist our web...
Langara Journalism Review
Editor-In-Chief
2013 - 2013
• Helped to run editorial meetings to generate and assign story ideas for the year end magazine • Ran regular progress meetings to formally keep track of the magazine’s progress • Oversaw the...
The Voice (Student Newspaper
Editor/Reporter
2012 - 2012
• Proposed and assigned story ideas, designed page layouts, edited stories to ensure conformity to Canadian Press style, edited photographs as necessary • Proposed, edited and wrote stories for the...

Education

Langara College
Journalism
2011 - 2013
Trent University
History, Classics
2007 - 2011
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proofreader
seo
blogging
journalist
writer
editing
proofreading
wordpress
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