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Dan Johnston | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 13, 2014

Dan Johnston

Web Copywriting, Sales Letters, Online Marketing
   Canada
  |   Vancouver, BC
  |  6:35 pm Local Time

Overview

I am a talented copywriter and marketer with over 10 years experience. I have worked in 100 million dollar packaged goods companies and been a partner in various tech start ups. I eat, drink, breath and sleep marketing and sales.

Qualification Highlights:
-Profit 100 List, Awards for Top Advertising and Internet Presence (Financial Industry in Canada)
-NLP Certification and Anthony Robbins Trained
-Degree in Psychology from one of the world's Top 50 Universities.
-10 Years+ Marketing Experience

I can help you with:
-Copywriting and Sales...

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Dec 31, 2011|Copywriting|$110|Completed
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Dec 11, 2011|Sales Writing|$275|Completed
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Sep 11, 2011|Sales Presentations|$960|Completed
Aug 26, 2011|Sales Presentations|$175|Completed
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Portfolio

My client wanted a more exciting and original way to nudge his clients into taking...
I've uploaded the first third of this long form sales letter as 5 different images.
I've uploaded the first third of this long form sales letter as 5 different images.
I've uploaded the first third of this long form sales letter as 5 different images.
I've uploaded the first third of this long form sales letter as 5 different images.
I've uploaded the first third of this long form sales letter as 5 different images.

Skills (5)

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Social Media Marketing
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Service Description

Why I Can Help You
Here is your opportunity to learn more about me, and why I'm able to help you in ways no other professional can.

A Natural Way with Words
I've always been a talker. This started getting me in trouble around Grade 1 and hasn't slowed down since. I've always had an ability to find the right thing to say...although sometimes at the wrong time. An old roommate, after coming home from Yuk Yuks, told me my random rants and jokes were funnier than the comedian's best material. I guess you could say I'm a funny guy.
This way with words translated itself into writing at an early age. I've recently discovered some of my earliest sales letters and by the time I was 12 I was creating posters and fliers for local business owners in my hometown of Steveston and by 13 had formed an advertising company charging grown up dollars to design and distribute marketing materials.

I Have a Soft Spot for Entrepreneurs
For some people animals pull on their heart strings. For others it is the impoverished children of the Third World that bring them to tears. Ever since I can remember it has been "going out of business" signs and empty stores that move me. I think it's the courage it takes to step out on your own and my admiration for everyone who makes this leap.

I'm Desperately Curious about People
I've always been fascinated by people's choices and the psychology behind those choices. This has manifested into a psychology degree, extensive training in NLP, Tony Robbins, and...

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Employment

www.DanielJohnston.ca
Sales Conversion Specialist
2010 - Present
Elated News
Director of Marketing and Sales
2009 - 2010
I oversee the business and creative aspects of the business. I am a writer and also oversee a team of contributors; helping prepare their materials for press. Key Areas In This Position:...
TDMP
National Mortgage Specialist
2007 - 2009
I worked in the real estate and mortgage industry across Canada. While I was part of the team we won National Industry awards for best advertising and best internet presence.

Education

University Of British Columbia
BA
2002 - 2006

Keywords

Copywriting
sales letters
website copy
newsletter writing
product descriptions
landing page optimization
sales pages
landing pages
direct mail
direct marketing
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